week 26 mar 4-8, 2019

Congratulations to all our ISM Cultural Convention delegates who participated last week during our holiday in Jakarta, Taipei and Bangkok. There were outstanding performances from all our talented artists, musicians, singers, tech, film, drama, debaters and forensics speakers. Medal results as follows…

Impromptu: Kody Tinga – Bronze Original Oratory, Andrea Lee – Silver Oral Interpretation, Razel Suansing – Gold! and Bella Leak – Silver, Debate: Keerthana  Bathula – third place best speaker with Aldrin Aujero and David Bloom recognised in the top 8 debate speakers. Thanks to all delegates and coaches who attended.

Well done to our ISM gymnasts and coaches who competed at the Philippine Cup meet this past weekend and to our gymnasts who will take part in the BSM meet this coming weekend. Results summaries will be posted on gymnastics page once received by organisers.  Please note there will be a parent meeting for gymnastics on Mar 13th 8:30am-9:15am at Lofthouse A to discuss and prepare for our annual hosting of the Goodwill Meet in May. Parents who can support please come along.

Good luck this week to our MS Academic Bowl team who will travel to Faith for the semester 2 event on Wednesday this week.

Posted HERE  is the practice schedule for S3 sports February to Mid April. S3 sports for MS are- Badminton, Track & Field, Mixed Touch and *Golf (gr 7/8 only with previous golf experience and own clubs). S3 sports for HS are- Badminton, T&F, Golf, Baseball and Softball. 

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 matches– check game schedule via parent portal for exact date/times venues for all weekday and weekend matches. Coaches will advise players in advance of matches at weekly training sessions.

Mar 6 MS Academic Bowl at Faith

Mar 8-10 Splash swim meet at Bangkok 

Mar 9 BSM Gymnastics meet/ISM softball invitational rd 1/Badminton at Brent/Wall climbing at ISM/Golf team at Mt. Malarayat

Mar 15-17 Pre IASAS exchange weekend Baseball at SAS/ISM hosting girls softball/T&F at TAS/Badminton at ISB

Mar 23 Brent track meet

Mar 30 ISM track meet

April 10-14 S3 IASAS Championships. Badminton&Golf at JIS, T&F at TAS/Baseball&Softball at ISB

May 4 ISM Goodwill Gymnastics meet

May 10-12 Mixed touch tournament at Jakarta

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

For gymnastics team information please check Gymnastics blog or look for Coach Jas or Coach Ramon at the MS gym if you have gymnastics teams questions. Please note the practice times for ATAC programs for SY 18-19 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 3:15-4:45pm.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 products and items to purchase including items from our service partners. Bearcat Den hours of operation- 7am-4pm Mon-Fri.