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From the Principal

A Warm Thank You!

I would like to send a warm thank you to all of you almost 400 new families who came to our Open House yesterday evening. We appreciate you taking your time to see our lovely school. I tried to talk and meet with all of you individually, my apologies to those of you that I missed.  If you have any further questions or would like to come and see us again - don't hasitate to give us a call, send an email or just drop in.

Once again - thank you, hope to see you soon!

From the Principal

Open House

We would like to a extend a warm invitation to all parents and students to visit our school.

To be able to give you our full attention, we welcome you as a new student to come together with your parent to

Junior School - Tuesday the 14th of November between 17:00 and 19:00 and to 

Senior School - Tuesday the 14th of November between 18:00 and 20:00

As an already existing parent to our school, you're welcome to visit on your child's class' designated day. As a parent you can spend a couple of hours or a full school day with your child. FOr further information, please see SchoolSoft.

 

From the Principal

Mid term

We are now into the final 7 weeks of the term before the winter holiday and it was absolutely wonderful to see the engagement in the learning when I was out visiting lessons during the week. We are now at the end of an intensive week of Student Choice were all students work with different levels and sorts of subjects. In the begining of the week I was at a year 7 Swedish lesson where they were intensely reading and reflecting on how you “argue in an oral speech”. I also visited a year 8 Sewing lesson where they were analyzing the different projects which they had created. At the year 7 math lessons, there was a introduction in Seesaw Metric Project. It was terrific to see the students all working at different levels within the same classroom. Year 4 English were working with their workbooks and it was impressive how far they have come with their language skills. The same with year 5. I can absolutely say that the working environment was calm, focused and engaged! Well done everyone!

From the Principal

Welcome back to school!

Kära vårdnadshavare och elever,

Det är äntligen dags för ett nytt läsår på Internationella Engelska Skolan i Eskilstuna och jag hoppas att alla har haft en fantastisk sommar! 

Första skoldagen är MÅNDAGEN DEN 21 AUGUSTI 2017

Vi hälsar vår nya Biträdande Rektor, Mr. Stevens, varmt välkommen! Mr. Stevens kommer att ha ansvaret för det pastorala/disciplinära elevvårdsarbetet på senior school, åk 6-9. Mr. Stevens är en välmeriterad rektor som senast kommer från en internationell skola i Dubai.

Vi hälsar även Mrs. Zentio varmt välkommen till sin nya position som Academic Manager på primary/junior school, åk 1-5. Mrs. Zentio har sedan uppstarten av primary school varit Head of Year för just åk 1-3. Mrs. Zentio har stor erfarenhet av IES och kommer tillsammans med Ms. Nilsson vara ett stort stöd i ledningen av Primary / Junior School.

Varmt välkommen till ett nytt fanstastiskt år på Internationella Engelska Skolan i Eskilstuna, läsåret 17/18!

Dear guardians and students,

Finally a new school year is around the corner and I hope all have had a restful and wonderful summer!  

First school day is on MONDAY AUGUST 21 2017 

A warm welcome to our new Assistant Principal, Mr. Stevens, who is in charge of the pastoral/disciplinary student care work at senior school, grade 6-9. Mr. Stevens is a Principal who recently came from an international school in Dubai.

We also welcome Mrs. Zentio to her new position as Academic Manager at primary/junior school, grade 1-5. Mrs. Zentio has been the Head of Year for Primary School many years and has extensive experience of IES and together with Ms. Nilsson will be a great support in the management of Primary / Junior School. 

A warm welcome to a new and fantastic year at Internationella Engelska Skolan i Eskilstuna, the school year of 17/18!



Mr. Haag
Principal

From the Principal

The term is coming to and end and the school is full of amazing activities

The students in Year 9 are in the middle of finishing their National Tests. Our IGCSE students are also busy with their exams.

We are now looking forward to Science Fair at Junior School the 14th May, where we will get an insight in the amazingly scientific work by our students. The students at Primary School are outside thanks to the Nature School. This is very much appreciated!

During weeks 20 and 21 a few students attend Camp Confidence, an annual occurrence in our organisation and a very valued element this time of year. 

On May 23rd all students from future Grade 4 will meet at school and enjoy some nice activities. The 30th May the same will occur for the future Grade 1 students.

Students from the Senior School will be travelling to Gävle on May 26 to attend the annual Modern Language Song Contest. May 28 is the date of the Prom. A fantastic night for both students and staff.

We are also currently intensively planning our Graduation and the celebration of our 10th anniversary.

Now enjoy the budding blooming that gives us a glimpse of a wonderful Summer.
 

Mrs Segerstedt

Principal

From the Principal

What an exciting month, the month of November that is now coming to an end. Two amazing Open House!

The 5th November we had the pleasure to receive 750 visitors at Senior School and on the 19th November 800 visitors at Primary/Junior School.

The guests took part of our education, exhibit of students' work, information from our Student Guidance Councillor. Our Health Team were present and gave information on how the student health care works. Even the Student Council and our anti-bullying team gave information to our guests. We also had the opportunity to listen to our amazingly talented students singing and playing instruments. Students from Year Nine offered their fantastic baking goods to the delights of our guests.

Two evenings that showed how much we have to be proud of.

Now we are in the middle of the oral National Tests for Year 6 and 9. The month of December is awaiting with one last effort from students and teachers. After this we have Lucia to brighten us up!

From the Principal

I wish you a warm welcome to the new 2015-2016 school year!

It is with pleasure that I now receive back all of our 1330 students after their well-deserved summer vacation.

It is also with pleasure that I welcome all students and staff to a school known for achieving top results and having a solid structure, built on policies and procedures which promote learning and socializing. We are happy to continue working with strong academic and social values this year.

Additionally, I am proud to announce that during this academic year eleven teacher mentors will be working with exciting specialized projects, including working with development in language, mathematics at all stages, science, modern languages, assessment and grading, mentoring, and extracurricular time in school.

Welcome to an exciting new school year ahead,

Mrs. Segerstedt, Principal

From the Principal

Now spring has truly arrived

Now spring has truly arrived, with greenery and spring flowers around us and the sun shining from a clear blue sky. This really gives us a taste of summer, the upcoming summer holidays and graduation.

I hope you all can use spring’s energy to cope with the last part of the term. We have a busy period ahead of us, both academically and in other areas.

Students in grade nine are now in top gear to improve their results. National tests in Mathematics are awaiting as well as National Tests in Social Science. The exam period for our IGCSE students has also begun. At the end of term, all students can also look forward to three full days of student's choice.

The Modern Language Eurovision Song Contest will take place in late April.Students are also preparing to stage a musical that will be performed at Lokomotivet on May 22nd called, “We are the world". And the choir is busy practicing for our End of Year Ceremony.

Yes, we really wish everyone good luck!

I wish you all a wonderful spring.

Mrs. Segerstedt
Principal 

From the Principal

Inspection by Arbetsmiljöverket

On February 25, IES Eskilstuna had a visit from Arbetsmiljöverket for three hours. This was to go through the structures and procedures regarding our systematic quality work.

To our delight, we can announce that the inspection had nothing to complain about.

Get more general inormation about the inspections made by Arbetsmiljöverket at this link;
http://www.av.se/teman/skola/inspektioner/ 

Mrs. Segerstedt
/Principal

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