NEWS

Events 2018/19

Sept 17-18 - In-service days (NO school for students)
Oct 16 - Student-Parent-Teacher Conferences
Oct 20-28 - Autumn break
Nov 2 - PYP Costume party
Nov 8-11 - CEESA HS Girls Volleyball tournament in Vilnius (Lithuania)
Nov 15-18 - CEESA MS Robotics tournament in Warsaw (Poland)
Nov 22 - In-service day (NO school for students)
Dec 14 - Winter Pageant (school is out at 12:00)
Dec 15-Jan 6 - Winter break
Jan 25 - End of 1 semester
Feb 7-10 - CEESA HS Speech & Debate tournament in Tirana (Albania)
Feb 23-March 3 - February break
March 15 - In-service day (NO school for students)
March 28 - Student-led Conferences
April 1-12 - DP2 Mock exams 
April 4-6 - MYP Friendly Olympics
April 11-14 - CEESA MS Knowledge Bowl tournament in Tirana (Albania) 
April 19-28 Spring break
May 1 - May Day - a national holiday, NO school
May 9-12 - HOSTING CEESA MS Cultural Arts Festival 
June 7 - Leaving/Graduation ceremony (at 10:00)

After-school activities

A list of after-school activities was sent home through ManageBac earlier today. Please also find the list here. You can sign up by sending your child´s choices by email to office@ise.edu.ee. 
Activities run from September 3 to January 25, with an exception of December 10-14. Most activities start right after school (at 15:30 on Mon, Tue, Wed, and Fri; at 14:45 on Thu) and last for 45 minutes. Please see the list enclosed for exceptions. 
 



Contact details


Please check your contact details (email and phone numbers) on ManageBac. Please update them accordingly or fill them in if you haven´t done so already. ManageBac is the main source for contact details for parents. Phone numbers from MB are used for ISE emergency phone service. Please make sure that we have the latest info there. Thank you.



ManageBac


ISE uses ManageBac as the main communication tool between the school and students/parents. Please activate your MB account by clicking on the link you received in the welcome email if you haven´t done so already. Please let the office know if you would like to receive a new welcome email. 
Please find a link here to a tutorial on how to navigate a ManageBac parent account. If you have further questions or prefer a personal demonstration, please contact your programme level Principal-Coordinator :
PYP - Terje Äkke terjea@ise.edu.ee
MYP - Kadri Tomson kadrit@ise.edu.ee
DP - Ritu Dubey ritud@ise.edu.ee




Student cards


All Grade 1-12 students in Estonia are entitled to have a student card. All students of any age in Estonia can ride any mean of public transportation in Tallinn for free and your student card is proof that you indeed are a student. To get a student card, please bring a passport size photo to the office. All student cards need to be renewed at the beginning of every school year. If you already have a student card, please come by the office to renew it. 



NOTES







Parking on Staadioni street

We would like to inform you that the traffic signage next to the school has been altered. Stopping, standing and parking are completely prohibited on the school side of Juhkentali street. Please be informed that the traffic police will be monitoring the situation and fines will be issued to those who breach this rule. Please forward this information to the drivers, in case your embassy/company hires taxis to transport the children. There is a parking lot 100 m up the street where the parking is free of charge for 2,5 hours with a parking clock. Please use that when you drop off/pick up children.
Please be aware that due to the weather, the pavement markings have not yet been updated to reflect the change but according to the Estonian Traffic Act the traffic signs on posts overrule the pavement markings.









International School of Estonia
Juhkentali 18, Tallinn 10132   |  Phone:+372 666 4380   |  Email: office@ise.edu.ee
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