Week 8 Sept 25 to 27, 2017

This Wednesday a special presentation will be given by guest presenter Lynn Kachmarik for HS athletes from 3-4pm, For teams that train on Wed a special training session has been approved from 4-5:30pm. Bus travelers should arrange alternative transport on this day, if they are not able to then please ensure you take the final bus home at 4:55pm.

Montessori Integrated School of Antipolo hosted the 2nd leg of the Young, Wild and Free Climbing Series last Sept. 23. With almost 60 competitors from all over Metro Manila, ISM climbers were on a hunt  for medals in the top rope competition. ISM was able to get 3 golds, 1 silver and 1 bronze in the 3 different age categories for boys and girls. Well done, Laura, Pilar, Kalyana, Sebastian, Joshua V. and Avery. Next event is on October 7th at Power Up Tandang Sora which is also celebrating their 23rd anniversary and is the first commercial climbing gym in the Philippines. Gold- Ruitong L, Gabie O and Ethan L, Silver- Ananda A, Bronze- Anya C.

IASAS rosters will be decided by coaches by this Wed Sept 27 and for those students selected to the IASAS traveling teams the online travel packet will be sent to parents on Sept 28/29. Please complete asap and submit your child’s passport to the ATAC office if you have not already done so.

For our year round teams and season 1 sports teams practice schedules are posted on notice boards around the school and on the schedules page of the ATAC (Athletics) blog and provided in links below. Our S1 practice schedule runs from Mon Aug 14 until Oct 13th. See schedule links…1st season 17-18-Practice sched

All season sports sched 17-18.xls – 17-18

Please take the time to navigate the ATAC blog as it is our one stop shop for all information related to the competitive ISM sports program.

Upcoming Events:*matches at ISM unless specified as *away venue. Check ATAC game schedule at the parent portal for all the midweek and weekend matches upcoming. Please check on a regular basis as venues and time do change at short notice. Players will always be informed by their coaches if times/venues change.

Sept 26 MS Boys volleyball vs CSA 3:30pm/VBoys soccer vs Ateneo 5pm

Sept 27 Lynn K talk at Lofthouse for HS athletes 3-4pm/ *Special training for selected HS teams 4-5:30pm/MS A1 soccer vs CSA 3:30pm/MS A2  soccer vs Don Bosco 5pm/VGirls soccer vs CSA 5pm

Oct 3 MS A1 vs Ateneo 5pm/VGirls vs BSM semi final 5pm

Oct 4 IASAS S1 teams lunch at LT/JV Girls  soccer 3rd place final vs San Beda Alabang 5pm

Oct 5 VBoys soccer vs BSM at BSM 3:45pm

Oct 5/6 No training for MS teams due to MS CWW

Oct 6 HS Volleyball teams at Brent

Oct 7 MS girls Rifa soccer festival final round and finals at ISM 1pm/A1/A2/Asp soccer finals venues tbc?

Oct 9-12 Finals training week for Season 1 sports/Rifa soccer teams

Oct 11-15 S1 IASAS Championships- Teams depart for IASAS Soccer to Bangkok and XC/Volleyball to Singapore.

Oct 26 S1 sports awards at Fine Arts Theatre 6pm *new format this year

Information on our ES/MS Activities program is available on the ES and MS Activities blogs. Links to these blogs are on the helpful shortcuts menu on the home page of the ATAC blog or accessible via the ISM website.

For our Sailfish swim team program please check information about tryouts at Sailfish blog

For gymnastics team information please check Gymnastics blog  Look for Coach Jas or Coach Ramon at the MS gym when attending training sessions.

Please note the practice times for ATAC programs for SY 17-18 are as follows:
  • All year round team team training sessions are – 3:15-4:30. See schedule for our All year round teams program here
  • See Sailfish blog for swim squad start and finish times after the tryouts period has concluded and squads have been finalised.
  • Gymnastics team training is  3:10-4:50pm every M,W,F
All HS seasonal teams practice from 3:05- 4:50pm.
MS seasonal teams practice 3:15-4:40pm.
In order to clear the campus prior to 5pm all after school programs will conclude by 4:50pm or earlier. The last bus is 4:55pm  this is due to the ever increasing traffic concerns in our area.

Parents and students please take some time to peruse the ATAC blog it has a wide variety of information and links to our sports and activities program. If you have any questions regarding the competitive program of sports at ISM after reading the information on the blog please send an email to pekinm@ismanila.org and I will assist you as best I can.

Bearcat Den- drop by our fantastic spirit store. There is a  a range of new products and items to purchase including items from our service partners.

Bearcat Den hours of operation- 7am-4pm Mon-Fri.

GO BEARCATS…in 2017-18!

Week 7 Sept 18-22, 2017

The next Rifa soccer festival date is this Sat Sept 23… the festival venues will be as follows… for the E & G teams at ISM 8am start. For the MS C1/C2 teams at BSM 8am start and the ES C3 team at BSM 1pm start. The next MS Rifa Girls soccer festival is Oct 7th. Good luck to all players.

Well done to our HS Varsity Volleyball/XC/Soccer teams who participated in the pre IASAS exchanges this past weekend/ XC race results from Thailand.  Girls volleyball won 3 of their 4 matches and boys went 2 of 2 in Taipei. Our girls and boys soccer teams lost 2 won 1  match here in Manila.  With 4 weeks until IASAS this weekend has provided an opportunity for great match practice, IASAS style matches and racing and gives a focus for the final 4 weeks of season 1.

Rosters will be decided by coaches on Sept 27 and for those students selected to the IASAS traveling teams the online travel packet will be sent to parents on Sept 28/29. Please complete asap and submit your child’s passport to the ATAC office if your son/daughter is selected to the final IASAS team.

A very big thanks to all the soccer host families who looked after our ISB/TAS soccer players this weekend. These events cannot happen without our community support.

Well done to all our Sailfish swimmers who raced at the first meet of the year at Brent on Saturday. Race results will be available from the Sailfish blog.

Our Chess team recently  participated at Brent and had a successful competition. Final standings of MS Division in ISSA Chess event ISM won the overall 2nd place after 5 rounds (out of 12 teams)  with players winning 2 gold and 1 silver medal. Srihaan P – Silver in Board 1, Boyuan C – Gold in Board 2, Vidyut P – Gold in Board 4. Well done to our Chess team Bearcats.

For our year round teams and season 1 sports teams practice schedules are posted on notice boards around the school and on the schedules page of the ATAC (Athletics) blog and provided in links below. Our S1 practice schedule runs from Mon Aug 14 until Oct 13th. See schedule links…1st season 17-18-Practice sched

All season sports sched 17-18.xls – 17-18

Please take the time to navigate the ATAC blog as it is our one stop shop for all information related to the competitive ISM sports program.

Upcoming Events:*matches at ISM unless specified as *away venue. Check ATAC game schedule at the parent portal for all the midweek and weekend matches upcoming. Please check on a regular basis as venues and time do change at short notice. Players will always be informed by their coaches if times/venues change.

Sept 20 JVG soccer vs BSM at BSM 3:30

Sept 21 VGirls soccer vs BSM at ISM 4pm

Sept 22 VBoys Volleyball vs CSA 3:30pm/JVGirls soccer vs Faith B 5pm

Sept 23 Rifa soccer festivals-E & G teams at ISM 8am start/MS C1/C2 teams at BSM 8am start/ES C3 team at BSM 1pm start.

Sept 23 For full details of Saturday home and away matches go to ATAC game schedule on the parent portal.

Oct 4 IASAS S1 teams lunch  at LT

Oct 11-15 S1 IASAS Championships- Teams depart for IASAS Soccer to Bangkok and XC/Volleyball to Singapore.

Oct 26 S1 sports awards at Fine Arts Theatre 6pm *new format this year

Information on our ES/MS Activities program is available on the ES and MS Activities blogs. Links to these blogs are on the helpful shortcuts menu on the home page of the ATAC blog or accessible via the ISM website.

For our Sailfish swim team program please check information about tryouts at Sailfish blog

For gymnastics team information please check Gymnastics blog  Look for Coach Jas or Coach Ramon at the MS gym when attending training sessions.

Please note the practice times for ATAC programs for SY 17-18 are as follows:
  • All year round team team training sessions are – 3:15-4:30. See schedule for our All year round teams program here
  • See Sailfish blog for swim squad start and finish times after the tryouts period has concluded and squads have been finalised.
  • Gymnastics team training is  3:10-4:50pm every M,W,F
All HS seasonal teams practice from 3:05- 4:50pm.
MS seasonal teams practice 3:15-4:40pm.
In order to clear the campus prior to 5pm all after school programs will conclude by 4:50pm or earlier. The last bus is 4:55pm  this is due to the ever increasing traffic concerns in our area.

Parents and students please take some time to peruse the ATAC blog it has a wide variety of information and links to our sports and activities program. If you have any questions regarding the competitive program of sports at ISM after reading the information on the blog please send an email to pekinm@ismanila.org and I will assist you as best I can.

Bearcat Den- drop by our fantastic spirit store. There is a  a range of new products and items to purchase including items from our service partners.

Bearcat Den hours of operation- 7am-4pm Mon-Fri.

GO BEARCATS…in 2017-18!

Week 6 Sept 11-15, 2016

The next Rifa festival date is this coming weekend Sat Sept 16. Due to ISM hosting the HS Pre IASAS soccer exchange the festival venues will be as follows… for the E team at CSA 8am start, for the G teams at Xavier Greenhills 8am start and for MS girls teams at CSA 1pm start. C teams will be at BSM the same times as the first festival.

A big well done to our MS/HS Cross Country runners who raced at the ISM twilight XC meet last Friday evening.  It was a perfect night for racing and we had 60 MS runners and 90 HS runners compete on the MS racecourse of  3.2km and the HS 5km racecourse. Thanks to all parents/teachers who came to watch and support the teams from ISM/Faith/Brent and BSM race. Results are posted on the blog XC results page.

Well done also to our HS volleyball teams who played Brent and Faith last Friday and also to our wallclimbing team who had their first meet on Saturday and had a great day with 2 gold and 3 bronze medals from a field of 80 climbers from as far away as Cebu and Iloilo.

This  coming weekend Sept 15-16 is the first pre IASAS exchange weekend. ISM will host the boys and girls soccer tournament with ISB/TAS flying in along with Ateneo University mens/women’s team joining us for a great weekend of soccer for matches after school Friday and all day Saturday.

Pre IASAS Soccer Schedule-

All matches 2×30 min halves with 10min halftime break
Friday Sept 15 HS Field MS Field
4:00 PM Boys-ISM vs TAS Girls- TAS vs ISB
5:45 PM Boys-Ateneo vs ISB Girls- ISM vs Ateneo
Saturday Sept 16 HS Field MS Field
8:00 AM Girls- TAS vs Ateneo Boys- ISB vs ISM
9:45 Girls- ISB vs ISM Boys- Ateneo vs TAS
Lunch Break
1:15 PM Boys- ISM vs Ateneo Girls Ateneo vs ISB
2:45 PM Boys- TAS vs ISB Girls- ISM vs TAS
ISM players/hosts will meet all ISB/TAS guests at the HS bleachers after play each day. Curfew is 9pm!

 

HS soccer team parents thank you to all who signed up to be host families for the ISB/TAS teams coming in. Guest detail information will be sent to you at the start of this week. This same weekend our Cross Country team will fly to Bangkok for a race weekend and our volleyball teams are off to Taipei. These exchange weekends provide great preparation for the season ending IASAS tournaments in mid October.

For our year round teams and season 1 sports teams practice schedules are posted on notice boards around the school and on the schedules page of the ATAC (Athletics) blog and provided in links below. Our S1 practice schedule runs from Mon Aug 14until Oct 13th. See schedule links…

1st season 17-18-Practice sched

All season sports sched 17-18.xls – 17-18

Please take the time to navigate the ATAC blog as it is our one stop shop for all information related to the competitive ISM sports program.

Upcoming Events:*matches at ISM unless specified as *away venue. Check ATAC game schedule at the parent portal for all the midweek and weekend matches upcoming. Please check on a regular basis as venues and time do change at short notice. Players will always be informed by their coaches if times/venues change.

Sept 11 MS girls gold soccer vs BSM at BSM

Sept 13 MS A1 soccer vs BSM 3:30pm/MS A2 vs Claret 5pm/HS Aspirants vs Claret 5pm

Sept 15-17 XC/Volleyball teams at Bangkok and Taipei/ISM hosting soccer exchange

Sept 16 Rifa festival #2 C teams at BSM 8am&1pm, E teams and MS girls at CSA 8am & 1pm, G teams at Xavier Greenhills 8am

Sept 16 JV girls soccer vs DLSL at Faith/MS&HS Table tennis at Xavier/Swim meet at Brent/JV& MS Girls Gold Volleyball at ISM

Sept 17 MS A2 soccer vs Lourdes 8am

Information on our ES/MS Activities program is available on the ES and MS Activities blogs. Links to these blogs are on the helpful shortcuts menu on the home page of the ATAC blog or accessible via the ISM website.

For our Sailfish swim team program please check information about tryouts at Sailfish blog

For gymnastics team information please check Gymnastics blog  Look for Coach Jas or Coach Ramon at the MS gym when attending training sessions.

Please note the practice times for ATAC programs for SY 17-18 are as follows:
  • All year round team team training sessions are – 3:15-4:30. See schedule for our All year round teams program here
  • See Sailfish blog for swim squad start and finish times after the tryouts period has concluded and squads have been finalised.
  • Gymnastics team training is  3:10-4:50pm every M,W,F
All HS seasonal teams practice from 3:05- 4:50pm.
MS seasonal teams practice 3:15-4:40pm.
In order to clear the campus prior to 5pm all after school programs will conclude by 4:50pm or earlier. The last bus is 4:55pm  this is due to the ever increasing traffic concerns in our area.

Parents and students please take some time to peruse the ATAC blog it has a wide variety of information and links to our sports and activities program. If you have any questions regarding the competitive program of sports at ISM after reading the information on the blog please send an email to pekinm@ismanila.org and I will assist you as best I can.

Bearcat Den- drop by our fantastic spirit store. There is a  a range of new products and items to purchase including items from our service partners.

Bearcat Den hours of operation- 7am-4pm Mon-Fri.

GO BEARCATS…in 2017-18!

Week 5 Sept 4-8, 2017

Well done to all our festival soccer teams that played in the C, E, G and MS girls festivals held at ISM and BSM last Saturday. The next festival date is Sat Sept 16.

Also well done to our MS/HS Cross Country runners who raced at Faith last Saturday morning. This Friday we host the ISM twilight XC meet 5pm MS race 3.2km and 5:30pm HS 5km race. Come out to support our runners against teams from Faith/Brent/BSM.

We also will be hosting HS volleyball this Friday vs Faith and Brent from 4:15pm. All matches will be 3 sets with the 3rd set to 15pts.

HS Gym- 4:15pm VGirls and Boys vs Faith
MS Gym- 4:15pm JVGirls and JV Boys vs Faith
HS Gym- 5:30pm VGirls and Boys Brent vs Faith
MS Gym- 5:30pm JVGirls and JV Boys Brent vs Faith
HS Gym- 6:45pm VGirls and Boys vs Brent
MS Gym- 6:45pm JVGirls and JV Boys vs Brent

 

Sept 15-17 is the first pre IASAS exchange weekend. ISM will host the boys and girls soccer tournament with ISB/TAS flying in along with Ateneo University mens/women’s team joining us for a great weekend of soccer.

All matches 2×30 min halves with 10min halftime break
Friday Sept 15 HS Field MS Field
4:00 PM B-ISM vs TAS G- TAS vs ISB
5:45 PM B-Ateneo vs ISB G- ISM vs Ateneo
Saturday Sept 16 HS Field MS Field
8:00 AM G- TAS vs Ateneo B- ISB vs ISM
9:45 G- ISB vs ISM B- Ateneo vs TAS
Lunch Break
1:15 PM B- ISM vs Ateneo G- Ateneo vs ISB
2:45 PM B- TAS vs ISB G- ISM vs TAS
ISM players/hosts will meet all ISB/TAS guests at the HS bleachers after play each day. Curfew is 9pm!

 

HS soccer team parents thank you to all who signed up to be host families for the ISB/TAS teams coming in. Guest detail information will be sent to you at the start of next week.

That same weekend our Cross Country team will fly to Bangkok for a race weekend and our volleyball teams are off to Taipei. These exchange weekends provide great preparation for the season ending IASAS tournaments in mid October.

For our year round teams and season 1 sports teams practice schedules are posted on notice boards around the school and on the schedules page of the ATAC (Athletics) blog and provided in links below. Our S1 practice schedule runs from Mon Aug 14until Oct 13th. See schedule links…

1st season 17-18-Practice sched

All season sports sched 17-18.xls – 17-18

Please take the time to navigate the ATAC blog as it is our one stop shop for all information related to the competitive ISM sports program.

Upcoming Events:*matches at ISM unless specified as *away venue. Check ATAC game schedule at the parent portal for all the midweek and weekend matches upcoming. Please check on a regular basis as venues and time do change at short notice. Players will always be informed by their coaches if times/venues change.

Sept 6 MS A2 soccer vs Xavier 5pm/VG soccer vs Miriam 3:30pm/VBoys soccer at *BSM 3:30pm

Sept 7 HS Aspirants boys soccer vs Ateneo 5pm HS field

Sept 8 ISM Twilight XC race #3 5pm MS 3.2km race and 5:30pm HS 5km race.

Sept 8 HS volleyball vs Faith and Brent

HS Gym- 4:15pm ISM VGirls and Boys vs Faith 3 sets
MS Gym- 4:15pm ISM JVGirls and JV Boys vs Faith 3 sets
HS Gym- 5:30pm Varsity Brent vs Faith Best of 3 sets
MS Gym- 5:30pm JV Brent vs Faith Best of 3 sets
HS Gym- 6:45pm ISM VGirls and Boys vs Brent 3 sets
MS Gym- 6:45pm ISM JVGirls and JV Boys vs Brent 3 sets

Sept 9- local league Volleyball and Soccer matches/Wall climbing team at Climb Central Comp/Chess team at Brent meet/Table Tennis team at Xavier meet. (TT moved to Sept 16)

Information on our ES/MS Activities program is available on the ES and MS Activities blogs. Links to these blogs are on the helpful shortcuts menu on the home page of the ATAC blog or accessible via the ISM website.

For our Sailfish swim team program please check information about tryouts at Sailfish blog

For gymnastics team information please check Gymnastics blog  Look for Coach Jas or Coach Ramon at the MS gym when attending training sessions.

Please note the practice times for ATAC programs for SY 17-18 are as follows:
  • All year round team team training sessions are – 3:15-4:30. See schedule for our All year round teams program here
  • See Sailfish blog for swim squad start and finish times after the tryouts period has concluded and squads have been finalised.
  • Gymnastics team training is  3:10-4:50pm every M,W,F
All HS seasonal teams practice from 3:05- 4:50pm.
MS seasonal teams practice 3:15-4:40pm.
In order to clear the campus prior to 5pm all after school programs will conclude by 4:50pm or earlier. The last bus is 4:55pm  this is due to the ever increasing traffic concerns in our area.

Parents and students please take some time to peruse the ATAC blog it has a wide variety of information and links to our sports and activities program. If you have any questions regarding the competitive program of sports at ISM after reading the information on the blog please send an email to pekinm@ismanila.org and I will assist you as best I can.

Bearcat Den- drop by our fantastic spirit store. There is a  a range of new products and items to purchase including items from our service partners.

Bearcat Den hours of operation- 7am-4pm Mon-Fri.

GO BEARCATS…in 2017-18!