Sports and Activities Friday February 20 2015

posted Feb 20, 2015, 1:32 AM by Unknown user   [ updated Feb 20, 2015, 6:32 AM ]

Go Hard or Go Home!

HS Inter House Relay 4 x 100m -Feb 20 -2015
Thanks students and teachers for getting into the spirit of the HS Inter house event today. Great job runners-very competitive.
1st-Sabar/Green, 2nd-Belafone/Yellow, 3rd -Tama/Red and 4th-Kora/Blue
1st-Sabar/Green, 2nd-Belafone/Yellow, 3rd-Kora/Blue and 4th -Tama/Red-DNF
Overall points for Trophy ( 5 points=1st, 3 points=2nd. 2 points=3rd, 1 point=4th)
1st Green/Sabar-10 points
2nd-Yellow/Belafone-6 points
3rd-Blue/Kora-3 points
4th-Red/Tama-2 points
The Crowd Go Wild!

Close Finish

The Start of the Girls Relay

 HS Basketball results vs. DA

HS Girls and Boys vs. DA-Friday Night. The Rutherford Trophy has returned to DA

Girls-Lost their game by 1 point-exciting finish to the match-with ISD having possession in the last seconds of the match.

Boys were over powered by the fast and physical DA boys.


Basketball Results-Wed Feb 18

4pm-ISD Boys A vs. DUC-18-29-Loss

5pm-ISD Girls vs. DUC-25-42-Loss

4pm-ISD Boys B vs. Club Atlantique-33-14-Win

5pm-ISD Boys C vs. Club Atlantique-25-11-Win


Games Next Week-Wed Feb 25

5pm-ISD B Boys vs. Derkle-Gym

5pm-ISD C vs. Derkle-Club Court


Basketball Events:

The Boys and Girls A teams depart for Ghana on Wednesday February 25-Sunday March 2-HS Boys and Girls WAISAL tournament-Accra. The bus will depart at 1pm on Wednesday to the airport and students need to be picked up at the airport on Monday March 2nd @ 2:35pm.

MS Volleyball

2 teams of volleyball players travelled to BCS School in Popenguine to play matches. The ISD teams won 3 out of the 4 games. The teams and coaches then had lunch at the BCS School after matches. BCS is a Christian boarding school. This is the first time ISD has sent teams to BCS and we hope to make more visits in the future. 

MS Volleyball Intramural League-Finals Wednesday Feb 25

Matches This Week:

The intramural continues on Tuesday with finals on Wednesday. All players need to wear their tops on Tuesday for team photos in the gym at 3:30pm.

Volleyball Events

Thursday March 5th-12pm-4pm-SIPS Invitational Volleyball Tournament @ ISD
Thursday March 19 –Sunday March 22-WAISAL Volleyball Tournament-International School of Ouagadougou

Track and Field Intramural Meet Saturday February 21-9am-12 noon
Saturday Feb 21-9am-12pm-ISD Intramural Meet. Athletes need to be at school @ 8:30am. We will need parent help with officiating with this event-timing, measuring or recording. Please email Mr. Te -if you can help.


Grade 3 to 12 Track and Field

Please return the permission form to attend the SIPS X country and track and field meet and an order form for tops to Mr. Te Huki in the PE office. The students need the completed form to attend these events. See form attached


Wed March 4-SIPS X Country-Hann Park-Bus departs ISD @ 2:30pm and will return between 6:30pm/7pm

Friday March 6-SIPS Track and Field-Medina (Iba Mar Diop or Medina Stadium-Madina Area-Near Tilene Market-University Avenue toward downtown) Bus will depart ISD @ 7:45am and return by 4pm


HS Coed Softball
Thanks to Mr. Bell and Ms. Welander for preparing this team on Fridays after school. The team plays in the local league on Saturdays. They will also enter the WAIST Softball tournament February 16.

Teachers Softball

The ISD teachers’ team, "Swingers" finished in 3rd place losing a tight semifinal.


ASA - Trimester 2 - Monday January 5th to Friday February 27

Please remind students to pay instructors next week.

ASA Trimester 3-Monday March 30 ( Monday after Spring break) to Friday May 22

If you would like to offer an activity for ASA trimester 3 , please email


Reading Harry Potter ASA

Taekwondo ASA

WAISAL Events 2015

HS Basketball Boys and Girls-LCS Ghana-Wednesday Feb 25-Sunday March 2
MS Coed Volleyball-ISO Ouagadougou-Thursday March 19 –Sunday March 22
HS Soccer Boys and Girls-AIS Lagos-Wednesday April 8-Sunday April 12

Facilities Update:

The swimming pool is open to the students and community.

Facilities opened-6am-8am and 6pm-7pm (fitness room to 8pm) 
See Mr. Te Huki if you would like to book facilities.
Please book tennis courts with Cisse (Assistant facilities manager)

Community Activities-See attachment
See schedule attached. All ISD community are welcome to join these activities

Changes and Updates

Afternoon African Dance has moved from Wednesdays to Tuesdays 4:30pm to 5:30pm

There is no badminton on Wednesdays-8pm-10pm

New Activity-NEW DANCE AND FITNESS CLASS STARTING MONDAY FEBRUARY 23RD. Come to the ISD clubhouse Mondays at 6:30pm to try a new dance class!  Mbalax is the energetic "pop" music of Senegal but holds its roots in traditional Serer and Wolof sabar drumming.  This class will be fun and accessible to everyone (perhaps compare to Zumba...?) as we dance to Mbalax music, exercise, and appreciate the culture of Senegal.  Questions?  Email Nurse Jen or call 77 229 4848 (English), 77 759 4757 (French/Wolof). 



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