The International Schools in Differdange and Esch are to be expanded into Mondercange, while a new international school will be constructed in Limpertsberg, the government announced. The projects form part of a €1.3b investment package to finance 16 school infrastructure projects in the country between now and 2026, revealed by education minister Claude Meisch (DP) and public infrastructure minister François Bausch (déi Gréng) on Thursday. Among those impacting the international community is the next public international school to open in the country, first announced in January 2019. According to a statement on the parliament website on Thursday, the ministers revealed the school would be constructed in Limpertsberg but hinted there would be a connection with the international Lënster Lycée in Junglinster, one of three public international schools to open in Luxembourg in September 2018. The international section is currently hosted in the Luxemboug … [Read more...] about Public international schools for Mondercange & Lux City
Updated PUBLISHED: 15:28 28 June 2019 | UPDATED: 09:35 29 June 2019 Clarissa Place A student from Sidmouth International School was airlifted to hospital from Sidmouth beach. Picture: Denise Wightman Archant Emergency services, including an air ambulance, have been called out to Sidmouth beach. Devon Air Ambulance has attended a callout in Sidmouth. Picture: DAAA student from Sidmouth International School has been airlifted to hospital after reportedly suffering a suspected heart attack on Sidmouth beach.Emergency services, including the Devon air ambulance and Beer coastguard, were called out to the beach at 2.21pm on Friday (June 28). The girl was flown by air ambulance to hospital to receive further treatment.A spokesman for the school said: "The incident involved one of our students, who became unwell at the beach this afternoon. Emergency services were contacted immediately and they decided to take her straight to hospital. She is in the best … [Read more...] about International School student airlifted to hospital
By LARRY ANDREWRAMU Agri Industries Limited on Wednesday donated 10 chess boards to Lae International School to establish a challenge in their spare time. … [Read more...] about Ramu agro donates chess boards to Lae international schools
Two sixth form students who set their sights on working in the fashion industry have secured coveted places at the Amsterdam Fashion Institute. Robin Last, 17, and Eloise Anthony, 16, both students at Nobel International School since Pre-School and Primary School at Almancil, beat off hundreds of other aspiring fashionistas and fashion entrepreneurs to win places on this popular four-year Bachelor of Arts, taught in English, and offering opportunities to collaborate with students from the London College of Fashion. Robin, fluent in Dutch, has AS French and this year has taken Maths and Design Technology, and Eloise, originally from England, takes Design Technology and Business Studies. The students explained that part of the application process was to pass a rigorous final selection day and various tasks including presenting a project to a theme such as sustainability trends, an examination and an interview. Robin said: “Preparing for the selection day demanded a lot of … [Read more...] about International school students à la mode!
Any conversation among expat newcomers to Amsterdam about finding a good quality international education for their children invariably includes two words: waiting list.Rapid economic growth in the Netherlands has seen Amsterdam emerge as a European hub for commerce, finance and technology, attracting twice as many foreign migrants (largely from the US, UK and India) as ten years ago.The education sector has struggled to keep up, with many international schools full to capacity, but Amity International School Amsterdam, which opened its state-of-the-art campus in Amstelveen in February 2018, is enrolling new students all the time and hopes to ease the shortage of places.Personal attentionAmity is a not-for-profit organisation with schools in over 25 countries all over the world. The Amsterdam branch currently has just over 120 students aged 3 to 12, but as word gets out and the senior school expands – with MYP3 (12-13- year-olds) coming on roll in September – it is making … [Read more...] about Yes, there are still places at an international school in Amsterdam