Sports and Activities Friday May 4 2012

posted May 4, 2012, 6:06 AM by Unknown user

ASA- After School Activities Trimester III

ASA Trimester III ends Friday May 25.  Many students have not paid their fees to the instructors. Please pay now! We had a few parents pay this week.



It is great to see the turnout of girls for Gaucher’s Soccer Academy

Are you interested in joining our soccer program?  Do you want your child to learn some fundamental skills and socialize through friendly matches as well? Contact


2. ISD Sports Teams:


MS Basketball Season

MS Basketball Intramural begins Tuesday May 8 and the tournament teams will begin practices on Wednesday. See Schedule attached.

Practice Next Week: 3:30pm-5pm

Tuesday May 8-Intramural Round 1

Wednesday May 9- Boys and Girls tournament teams practice.

Thursday May 10-Intramural Round 2

MS Madness Soccer Tournament at lunchtimes has started and is going very well.

HS Soccer


HS Girls Invitational Tournament April 28

The girls were placed 2nd in the ISD invitational tournament on Saturday April 28. The girls had 1 win, 1 draw and 1 loss. They did beat our cross town neighbors DA. The girls played consistently throughout the tournament and worked hard as a team. Leslie, Tenimba and Leila were selected in the tournament team. See results attached. Thanks to the parents who came along and supported the girls.


HS Soccer Next week games:

Tuesday May 8-HS Boys vs. Maintenance staff @ ISD-4:30pm

Wednesday May 9-HS Girls vs. Ngor @ Ngor-bus leaves at 3:30pm

Thursday May 10 –HS Boys vs. DA JV team @ ISD-4:45pm

See games and practice schedule attached.


4.  Sports and Activities Dates  2011/12

ASA- After School 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 2011/12

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 2-5 ( NB: This has changed from Feb 23-26)

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

HS Soccer-Lagos-Nigeria-Apr 12-15


The WAISAL season has finished and it was great ISD sent teams to every event except the HS boys’ soccer team. We competed very well in all events.

MS Soccer-Girls -1st, Boys A -2nd , Boys B-8th

HS Volleyball-Boys A -1st, Boys B-3rd, Girls -2nd

Swimming Team-3rd, Many individual medal winners

HS Basketball-Girls -2nd, Boys-2nd

MS Mathcounts-Team A-4th and Team B -6th. Individual winner-Sid-1st

HS Soccer-Girls -3rd, Boys did not participate



5. Activities for the ISD Community

 Community Activities

I have attached the updated list December 9 newsletter of activities and times of community activities organized by community members throughout the week. Contact me if you have any questions 

African Dance and Drum Classes

Anyone interested in African dance classes taught by a professional Guinean dancer. We'll be dancing to live drumming, led by Fode Bangoura (my husband) and master drummer. Classes will be on Tuesdays, at 4:30 under the tree next to the gym, and will cost 7,000 CFA per class.  Come on out and DANCE!!                                                                                                                                           Djembe drum class of the year started on Thursdays.  We'll be under the tree next to the gym, starting at 4:20. If the rhythms move you, just come on over. Shelly Stein -Grade 2 teacher

Kids Rugby-Boys and Girls- Fridays -5pm-6:30pm @ ISD

Ladies and Gentlemen

The “Sien Fout Le Score” Rugby Club invites all students aged 5 years to 14 years interested in learning and playing the game of rugby to come along to a registration, information and playing session at ISD.

Trainings at P'TITS S'EN FOUT rugby school @ ISD Fridays 5:00 pm until 6:30 pm at the International School of Dakar                                        

Veterans Men Rugby –Saturday 5pm-7pm @ ISD


Dance Lessons at Club Olympic

Georgena Blair the dance teacher at ISD will be offering dance lessons at Club Olympic.


Murray Te Huki

Athletic and Activities Coordinator

Please check out the “WAISAL” link in JAG Journal for all information for the following WAISAL events: MS Soccer, HS Volleyball, Grade 4 -12 Swimming and HS Basketball


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May 4, 2012, 6:06 AM
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May 4, 2012, 6:06 AM