Week 33 April 23-27, 2018

This week we wind up our HS sports season with the S3 HS sports awards on Wed April 25th 5:30pm at the FAT with our new format for this year.
5:30-6pm- Light meal and iced tea at FAT foyer and external balcony
6-6:05 Enter FAT and be seated for awards
6:05-7pm Main awards (MVP awards/4 yr awards etc)
7-7:05pm Transition to sport specific break out areas
7:05-7:45pm Team break outs for coaches speeches and presentation of award certificates.
*Please note the awards date on the hard copy school calendar is incorrect. S3 HS sports awards are Wed April 25th.
Our gymnasts and mixed touch teams are preparing for their season ending events. ISM hosts the Goodwill Gymnastics meet on May 5th and the MS touch teams go to Jakarta on May 11-13 to play in the annual JIS tournament. Good luck to all our gymnasts and touch players and coaches as you complete your final preparations for both events.
Well done to all Sailfish swimmers who competed at the final meet of the year last Sat/Sun.  A great event weather wise and racing wise for all involved. Well done to our Sailfish coaches, swimmers and parents for your support.
Practice schedules are posted on ATAC blog schedules page and on divisional notice boards at school for S4 sports. S4 sports are developmental/skill based to help prepare especially S1 teams for the start of the new school sports year.

S4 sports for MS- (April 16 to end of May) Baseball Mon/Wed and Softball Tues/Thurs at the HS field.





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.


May 5 ISM Goodwill Gymnastics meet

May 11-13 Mixed touch tournament at Jakarta

May 12 ISM Judo Tournament

May 31 Bearcats for Soccer Charity fundraiser

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.