Weekly Bulletin

11th May 2018
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Arts Out Loud is Here! Saturday, May 12th, 11am to 4pm
Don't miss this annual, well loved event. Saturday, May 12th at IST Secondary. See the schedule through the link below.

Annual General Meeting: May 24th
IST's Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held on Thursday, May 24th 2018 beginning at 7.00 pm in the Secondary Campus Multi-Purpose Hall. For important information regarding this year's AGM, including the agenda, candidates' statements, proxy forms, draft minutes from last year's AGM as well as the Annual Report for 2017-18, please see the email that was sent on May 10th. All parents of students enrolled at IST as well as all teachers are warmly invited and encouraged to attend the AGM.

Teen Girls Organization (TGO): Career Fair at IST Secondary
On Saturday, 28th April, IST's Teen Girls Organization (TGO) hosted their annual Career Fair with about a hundred students from local schools and guest speakers representing careers ranging from medicine to library and finance management. In addition to the Career Fair, the group also held a Women's Health Day event in September. Other long-term projects under consideration include providing a scholarship opportunity to attend university and donating computers to a high school.

The Secret Life Of Pets!
Animal Rights group is showing a fundraising movie: The Secret Life Of Pets! When : May 11th, 3:00-4:45 pm Where : Elementary Staffroom Why : to raise money for an animal shelter, TAWESO Cost: 2000 tsh/person, and 1000 tsh/snack

Secondary Campus: Upcoming Weekend Facilities Closures
Good afternoon, parents. With the end of the year coming, we have lots of communities renting out portions of our athletic facilities on the weekend. We wanted to inform you ahead of time so as to not create conflicts with regards to access and use of our facilities in the coming weeks. See below for details.


Elementary News

From the Principal's Desk
This week Tony highlights tomorrow's Arts Out Loud Day, the Seussical Video, and shares News From the Library. In addition, Tony provides a look to future events and updates on other Elementary activities. Read more below.


Secondary News

From the Principal's Desk
The buzz on campus this week is over Arts Out Loud (AOL). This is one of the few all campus events that we have at IST so I hope that students, parents and faculty will turn out to participate. Thanks Ms. Patel and the Arts team for organizing this important event. We also have the After School Activities Celebration on campus today at 3:30 pm on the covered court. Read more from Blair including about how to use Twitter to learn what has been happening on campus as well as upcoming events.

Graduation Ceremony for Class of 2018: Live Stream
The ceremony honouring the achievements and milestone for the Class of 2018 will be live streamed for those who are not able to attend in person. The event will be held on Saturday, May 19th ​beginning at 1pm. Watch the proceedings here at that time: Looking forward!

News from the Secondary School Library
The Secondary Library is getting a new roof! Which means the library staff have to clear the library of EVERYTHING by the last day of school. Apologies in advance, as this means the library space and resources will be closed to students, teachers, and parents as of May 25th.

Back to School News: Quick References to Plan for 2018-19
The Secondary Campus has some great resources to help families plan for the 2018-19 year. Read below for full details including an updated Supply List as well as reminders about the BYOL programme and optional trips. Don't miss this important information!

Daily Bulletin for Secondary Students
At IST Secondary, we want students to develop the skills of time management, planning and organising. The school shares a Daily Bulletin with students to help them keep track of important upcoming events and deadlines. To help parents support their children as they develop these skills, we are also sharing a link to the same Daily Bulletin with parents through this article for quick reference.


Community News and Events

Artisan Market: May 12th, Oysterbay Shopping Centre, 10am to 4pm
Don't miss this fantastic event and the chance to see and buy terrific crafts from local artisans.

IST Clinic Notice: Malaria and Dengue fever & Yellow Fever Vaccine Center
Recently, there has been an increased number of Malaria and Dengue cases in Dar Es Salaam. At IST, we follow a regular fumigation schedule, but mosquitoes are still present on school campus. During this time, we would recommend that students take precautions to prevent being bitten as much as possible (use repellent, long clothing, etc). Also, the IST Clinic is now a Yellow Fever Vaccine Center. Read full details below.





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