Week 12 Oct 23-27, 2017

For upcoming IASAS events….Season 2 and 3 ISM proudly hosts Tennis in S2 and Track&Field/Golf in S3.

Housing forms for hosting IASAS tennis players Jan 31-Feb 4 is available here. If you are participating in our tennis program S2 or were housed at a S1 IASAS event in Bangkok or Singapore please help out by housing a pair of tennis players. Bearcat community support is encouraged and needed to support these events.

Season 2 tryouts and practice schedule are now released (see links below) and are on the ATAC blog schedules page and are posted on notice boards around school.

Tryout and Practice Schedules for S2 sports SY ’17-18:
(MS- Basketball/Touch/Rugby/Tennis)
(HS- Basketball/Touch/Rugby/Tennis&Varsity Swim team)

MS 2nd season tryout schedule

2nd season practice sched 17-18

For our year round teams practice schedules are posted on notice boards around the school and on the schedules page of the ATAC (Athletics) blog and provided in the ink below.

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.

Oct 23-24 No HS training due to parent conferences (early release 12noon/Oct 23-25 No MS training due to parent conferences (early release 12noon)

Oct 26 S1 sports awards at Fine Arts Theatre  *new format this year. This year a new format for the HS sports awards will be used as follows…5:30-6pm Light snacks/refreshments at the Fine arts Theatre Lobby area, 6pm awards begin in the Fine Arts Theatre with MVP awardees recognised for JV&Varsity teams, along with 4 year recipients and any special IASAS awards. From 6:45 to 7:15pm teams will go to break out areas for final team talks/coaches speeches relevant to the teams season and highlights. Parents are welcome to attend both the formal presentation of the major awards and break out sessions for the coaches season end talk specific to their son/daughters team.

Oct 28- ISM Climbing team at Power up comp at Rox High street

Nov 11 Chess team at LaSalle Greenhills/TTennis at Xavier/Swim meet at ISM/MS/HS touch Rd 1 of local touch league

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!