Week 13 Nov 6-10, 2017

IMPORTANT PLEASE NOTE– DUE TO THE ASEAN CONFERENCE NEXT WEEK- ALL AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS WILL BE CANCELLED MON/TUES/WED NOV 13,14 AND 15. THIS INCLUDES ES/MS ACTIVITIES AND ATAC YEAR ROUND AND SEASON 2 TEAM TRAININGS.

NORMAL PROGRAMS WILL RESUME THURS/FRI NOV 16/17 UNLESS OTHERWISE ADVISED. 

HS VARSITY TEAMS ONLY WILL HAVE SPECIAL TRAINING SESSIONS ON TUES AND WED MORNING BEFORE SCHOOL TO PREPARE FOR THE EXCHANGES WEEKEND. COACHES WILL ADVISE VARSITY TEAMS FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THE TUES/WED MORNING SESSIONS AT TRAINING THIS WEEK.

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.

The S2 practice schedule is posted (see link below) and is on the ATAC blog schedules page and are posted on notice boards around school.

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

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.

Nov 11 Sailfish Fall swim meet

Nov 11 Chess/Table tennis at LSGH/Xavier

Nov 11 Touch league matches start at ISM

Nov 11 Rugby season starts at ISM

Nov 11 Basketball season starts at ISM

Nov 11 HS boys tennis season starts at CSA Bulacan

Nov 17-19 S2 exchange weekend. Rugby and Girls tennis to ISKL/Touch and Boys Tennis to Singapore/ Basketball teams to Jakarta/ Swim team to Bangkok

Fri Nov 24th Friday Night Lights #2- Touch and Basketball vs Brent and Rugby vs Brent/BSM/Faith from 4pm

Feb 1-3 IASAS S2 Championships- Tennis at ISM/Basketball at ISB/Rugby and Touch at TAS/Swimming at JIS

 

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.