Athletics and Activities October 2010

posted Oct 29, 2010, 9:17 AM by Unknown user   [ updated Oct 29, 2010, 9:23 AM ]

Sports and Activities-October 29 2010


  1. ASA- After School Activities Trimester 1:

Trimester 1 activities finish Friday November 12. Trimester 2 begins Monday November 29 and goes until Friday 18 February. If there are any parents who would like to offer, have ideas for activities or know of someone to share an activity, please email me.

 NB: There are still some students who have not paid their fees for ASA, for the first month and they now need to pay for 2 months. We are in the second month so students should be paying for the second month to their instructors.

See the following: PLEASE PAY THANK YOU! Email if you have questions about payments.


Gaucher Soccer Academy-Pay to Mr. Gaucher

Karate-8000 for 1 month and 16000 for 2 months-pay to Mr. Te Huki

Dance -8000 for 1 month and 16000 for 2 months-pay to Instructor

Fencing-12000 for 1 month and 24000 for 2 months-pay to Instructor

Circus Arts--8000 for 1 month and 16000 for 2 months-pay to Instructor


Tennis-5000 for 1 month and 10000 for 2 months-pay to Mr. Te Huki


Gaucher Soccer Academy-Pay to Mr. Gaucher

            Chess-8000 for 1 month and 16000 for 2 months-pay to Instructor

Dance-8000 for 1 month and 16000 for 2 months-pay to Instructor

Tennis-5000 for 1 month and 10000 for 2 months-pay to Mr. Te Huki


Swimming--8000 for 1 month and 16000 for 2 months-pay to Instructor (This is a paying swimming class-please pay to Mr. Doudou)

Tennis-5000 for 1 month and 10000 for 2 months-pay to Mr. Te Huki

Capoeire-8000 for 1 month and 16000 for 2 months-pay to Instructor


Dance-8000 for 1 month and 16000 for 2 months-pay to Instructor

              ASA Reminders:

-Please encourage your child to commit for the duration of the activity.

-Students need to report to the designated venue for the activity on time.

-Students need to come prepared for their activity e.g.-swimming gear; tennis coaches have racquets for students etc

-Some activities are full and there are spaces in others. Check lists.

-Please pay fee to instructors on time.

-Please inform me, the office or the instructor if you pull out of an activity.

-The weather is hot-encourage the students in outside activities to bring a water bottle and cap/hat.


2.     ISD Sports Teams Practices and Matches:

HS Volleyball Girls: Practices next week: Girls: Tuesday November 2 -4:45pm--6pm, Wednesday Nov 3-4:15pm-Game vs. SABS,               Thursday Nov 4-4:10pm-5:30pm.


            HS Volleyball Boys: Tuesday Nov 2-3:30pm-4:45pm,                                                                                                                                        

           Wednesday Nov 3- Games vs. SABS, Thursday Nov 4: 7am-8am,

HS Boys- Volleyball-Coaches Mr. Mike Emborsky and Mr. Darren Donauer

HS Girls-Volleyball-Coaches-Mr. Murray Te Huki and Ms. Rebecca Brink


MS Boys and Girls Soccer-Mr. Steve Kellett and Ms. Jodie Roderick                                                                                                           Tuesday Nov 2-ISD Boys and games matches @ ISD and Wednesday Nov 3 Games vs. SABS


 Grade 4 to 12 Swimming team boys and girls-Mr. Noah Balazs-Tuesday Nov 2 and Thursday Nov 4-7am-8am


Saturday November 6-9am -4pm –End of Season ISD Invitational Tournament for HS Volleyball and MS Soccer.

We will post organization and schedule on Tuesday.


Grade 4/5 Basketball

We are looking for some games for our Grade 4/5 teams-let me know if you have any contacts.



Tuesday Nov 2-4pm-MS Soccer ISD Boys and Girls vs. Gaucher Selection


Wednesday Nov 3-HS Boys and Girls Volleyball vs. SABS@ISD

Wednesday Nov 3-MS Boys and Girls vs. SABS@ISD

Saturday November 6-9am-4pm-HS and MS ISD Invitational tournament


             Go Jaguars! Come and support our teams!


Results this week:

 HS Boys Volleyball ISD A team vs. SABS-win

 HS Boys Volleyball ISD B team vs. SABS-win

HS Girls A Volleyball vs. SABS-1-1 

HS Volleyball Girls B vs. SABS-0-2

MS Soccer Boys vs. WACA-4-4


WAISAL HS Volleyball Tournament Update


We will be hosting the WAISAL HS Volleyball boys and girls tournament at ISD-November 11-14. The following WAISAL schools have registered to date: Bamako/Mali Girls only, Abuja/Nigeria-Boys and Girls teams, Accra/Ghana-Boys and Girls, AIS Lagos boys and girls.

All players in the HS teams are expected to host 2 or 3 students. We will have 45-50 students to host. Players received home stay registration forms. Please return these on Tuesday Nov 2. I will publish information next week.



  1. Golf- Mr. Stefan Gehrold a parent at ISD is willing to organize a group of students interested in learning to play the game of golf.

ES to HS students if you are interested in golf lessons please read the attachment or contact me.


  1. Junior Ambassadors and Manners and Me Program – Meet at the International School of Dakar on Sundays at 1:30-3:30pm in the music room.

Contact: Paullette Reed-77-647-7769, Paullette


  1. Junior Rugby: Rugby for boys and girls ages 5 years to 14 years on Friday’s at 5:00pm at ISD. Email me if you need further information.


  1. Veterans Rugby: Any HS students or adults interested in playing some contact and touch rugby, practices at ISD Saturdays-5pm-7pm.



Dear Parents,                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Gaucher Soccer Academy starts officially its season next week October 4 and would like to inform you of the following:

Schedule will be changed and will go longer than usual                                                                                                                                          Instead of 3:20 pm to 4:10 pm which was the after school regular time, practices go as followed:

ü  Under 7:  From 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

ü  Under 10: From 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

ü  Under 13: From 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

ü  Under 18: From 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Players from outside ISD                                                                                                                                                                                         Beginning next week, Gaucher Soccer Academy opens its door to kids from other local and international schools like Jean Mermoz and communities of Dakar as well.

Membership fee and monthly fee                                                                                                                                                                                 These past two weeks we had 5 practices with ISD students and asked 7500 f cfa for payment.

As for this month, payment will be:

§  20.000 f cfa Membership fee (season) / if you haven’t paid it yet

§  15.000 f cfa (Month) / (2 practices a week)

§  15.000 f cfa (uniform) / if you wish to order one for your kid

Please, make sure you pay your fees as soon as possible if it’s not done yet.

For further details, please contact:                                                                                                                               Gaucher KADAM (Elementary PE teacher & General Manager) 77 645 05 62 or



Murray Te Huki

Athletic and Activities Coordinator