Sports and Activities-September 2 2011

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  1. ASA- After School Activities Trimester 1: Starting Date-Monday September 19 and will run for 9 weeks.

Teachers will offer different activities and we have outside coaches and instructors who offer activities-e.g. –karate, swimming, tennis, fencing, circus arts, dance and we are in the process of contacting other instructors.

HELP NEEDED! If there are parents or you know of someone who could offer an activity, please contact me ( Some ideas-crafts, art, boys or girls’ scouts, music, dance and many more.

Information and sign up forms will be sent home the week of September 5.



2.     ISD Sports Teams:

Practices Next Week:

Tuesday-3:30pm-5pm-MS Boys and Girls Soccer-Field

3:30pm-4:45pm-HS Volleyball Girls-Gym

4:45pm-6pm-HS Volleyball Boys-Gym


Wednesday-No HS practices-Students away on retreat


Thursday-3:30pm-5pm-MS Boys and Girls Soccer-Field

No HS practices-Students away on retreat


 The swim team will start practices in the mornings 7am-8am beginning Tuesday September 19. The swim team is open to Grade 4 to 12 students (the students  should be a competent swimmer). The swim team meets on Tuesdays and  Thursdays, 7am- 8am


HS Boys- Volleyball-Coach- Mr. Darren Donauer

HS Girls-Volleyball-Coach-Mr. Murray Te Huki

MS Boys and Girls Soccer- Ms. Jodie Roderick, Mr. Phillipe Lambert

Grade 4 to 12 Swimming boys and girls-Mr. Noah Balazs


We will be hosting the Waisal MS Soccer boys and girls tournament at ISD-November 10-13. We will be asking our MS students to hosts visiting students.                                                                                                                                  HS volleyball girls and boys teams will travel to Accra, Ghana for their WAISAL tournament-Thursday November 17-20.                                                                                                                                                                                   Grade 4 to 12 Swim team will travel to Lagos, Nigeria for their WAISAL tournament –Thursday December 1-4


3.   Swimming Classes:

The Kg to Grade 12 students will be involved in our swimming program beginning August 29 and ending October 21.The classes will be taught by swimming instructors and staff from the PE department. Elementary teachers will send home information regarding swimming and the schedule.

We will travel to a pool at the Club Atlantique, which is next to the school. All students are expected to take part, as this is part of the PE curriculum. If you have any questions please send us an email.

NB: MS and HS classes started last week. Kindergarten to Grade 5 will begin classes next week


The students will need:

  1. A swimming cap-optional but is recommended if your child has long hair
  2. Flip flops to wear from changing room to pool.
  3. Swimming goggles.
  4. Swimming suit and towel.

4.  Sports and Activities Dates  2011/12

ASA- Afterschool Activities

Trimester 1-September 19-November 18

Trimester 2-January 10-March 2

Trimester 3-March 19-May 25


WAISAL West African International Schools Activities League

MS Soccer-Dakar-Senegal-Nov 10-13

HS Volleyball-Accra-Ghana-Nov 17-20

Grade 4-12-Swimming-Lagos-Nigeria-Dec 1-4

HS Basketball-Dakar-Senegal-Feb 23-26

MS Math counts-Bamako-Mali-Mar 15-18

HS Soccer-Lagos-Nigeria-Apr 12-15


SIPS-Sports Invitational for Private Schools

Wednesday February 29-Grade 3-12-Cross country-am

Thursday March 1 –MS Volleyball-All Day

Friday March 2-Grade 3-12- Track and Field-All Day


5. Activities for the ISD Community


Scuba Diving

See the attachment if you are interested in this activity


Community Activities

I have attached the list of activities and times of community activities organized by community members throughout the week. Contact me if you have any questions.

The rugby and African Dance will begin later in September
Rugby World Cup in New Zealand-Friday September 9 to Saturday October 22
Opening Ceremony and Opening Game-New Zealand vs. Tonga-Friday September 9


Murray Te Huki

Athletic and Activities Coordinator

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