HS Academic Bowl March 8th at Brent:
ISM HS Academic Bowl team have made it 16 in a row with a win at Brent in the Spring Academic Bowl. They defeated Brent/Faith and 2 teams from Shanghai American school by 90 points! Congratulations to all participants and to David Birchenall our team coach…..the winning streak of 16 continues!
IASAS Cultural Conventions 2011:
Congratulations to our debate/forensics delegates who came away from the competition with a bag load of IASAS medals. To all advisors and delegates well done on an incredible effort. ISM competed in 5 events and came home with 3 GOLD and 2 SILVER medals!
GOLD: Debate- Akshar Bonu/Esther Park (Advisor Peter Curry)
GOLD: Impromptu Speaking: Shrey Chandra (Advisor Fred Biggar)
GOLD: Extemporaneous Speaking: Leandro Leviste (Advisor Filipa Pavic)
SILVER: Original Oratory: Michi Ferreol (Advisor Andrea Thompson)
SILVER: Oral Interpretation: Young Sun Park (Advisor Kelly Arndt)
Our Dance/Drama groups led by Yek Barlongay/Vicki Close received outstanding reviews along with standing ovations and many positive comments on the superb performances.
At the Art/Music Convention in Jakarta ISM musicians again performed incredibly well with a number of our individuals/groups being selected for the showcase concert. These included
Julie Han in flute: Julie was chosen by the ISM team to present to the Friday showcase. Other musicians selected as outstanding by the adjudicators were:
Caitlin Coyiuto in Flute
Jin Wook Lee in Oboe
Marianne Mae Chan in Marimba &
The Woodwind Quartet doing “Tico-tico”
Eun Jee Kang Violin La Clochette
Dinesh Mohnami Tenor Nuit D’Etolies
Mahek Tulsiani Soprano Chanson Tristes
ISM’s Vocal Ensemble singing Twa Tanbou and the Strings Octet were also selected to perform in the showcase concert.
ISM GOODWILL GYMNASTICS MEET – SAT MARCH 5TH MS GYM: ISM wins overall team champions trophy!
ISM hosted a very successful Goodwill Gymnastics meet last Saturday with 290 gymnasts competing. Thanks so much to all our parent volunteers and a special thanks to Ane Preysler/Kerrie Uytengsu for coordinating all the volunteers and for their support with sponsors and many other aspects of this event. Individual results will be available in the next bulletin and at the final awards presentation of the afternoon the ISM gymnastics team, with gymnasts in all 5 levels throughout the day, were able to win the team overall all around trophy which is a fantastic effort by our gymnasts and coaches. 2011 ISM Gymnastics Team:
Level 5: McKenzie Kinsella, Alicia Preysler
Level 4: Andrea Preysler, Chiara Amor, Georgina Pekin, Kayla Uytengsu
Level 3: Celine Teh, Jessica Morris, Lara Fernandez
Level 2: Jessica Zhang, Elise Malvicini
Level 1: Jaeah Kim, Gaby Montinola, Anna Lewis-Workman, Ines Tambunting, Awe McCallum, Yehjin Katrina Lee, Gabriela Ellis, Zoe Stephens, Nathalie Prebich, Johanna Olafsson, Kayla Markley, Alaina Hauber, Paula Fernandez
Level 1 (Mens Artistic Gymnastics) Aidan Carter, Hiroyuki Tabe
GAME SCHEDULE PDF: (new procedure in place for access to game schedule pdf information)
Information about all mid week/weekend fixtures for ISM teams can be found via the ATAC blog. You can also access this information via the ES/MS/HS divisional web pages. Please note the game schedule does change often due to involvement with many local schools so please check the page regularly to find out the latest information of where and when the Bearcats teams are playing. Click on schedules tab or the Bearcat logo to be directed to the http://powerschool.ismanila.org/public/ . You will need your power school user name and password to access the game schedule pdf now located in power school
ATAC HIGHLIGHTS/UPDATES – (for ALL match/schedule details check game schedule page as above)
Mar 11-13 SAS Eagles Track Exchange- varsity track
Mar 11-13 ISB Softball Exchange – varsity teams
Mar 12 Brent Track Meet – HS/MS Track team
Mar 12 softball v Brent at ISM
April 2 Track Meet at Brent
April 8 Twilight Track Meet at ISM v Brent at ISM
April 17 (Sunday) Teams depart for IASAS
Track at ISB, Softball at JIS, ISM is hosting Badminton
Regular Opening Hours for the Bearcat Den:
Mon, Wed and Fridays from 11:30am – 1:00pm and 2:30pm – 4:00pm.
Tues and Thurs afternoons from 2:30-4pm. Thanks to all our great volunteers. If you are interested in joining our group of volunteers in the Bearcat Den please contact our BCD volunteers coordination Chantel (email@example.com) or pop in to the Den near the HS Cafeteria and talk with one of our volunteers they will be very happy to make you welcome.
IASAS BADMINTON at ISM: April 18-21
Information related to the IASAS Badminton Tournament can now be found on the ATAC Blog http://atac.ism-online.org
We are currently accepting housing offers for the 80 visiting Badminton athletes if you can help with housing please read details on the blog and a housing letter can also be accessed via the blog or hard copy picked up from the ATAC office.