This week the G11 students had their College Library Induction via MS Teams. They learned about some of the ways the library and library staff can help to support their studies and well being throughout the Diploma Programme. They will have more targeted help and support in the coming weeks and months including referencing and citation, locating and using credible resources, and utilising the many high-quality...
We offer an exceptional world of learning for every student. Starting with a genuinely warm welcome to our multi-cultural environment, we work with each child to devise an individual learning programme tailored to their unique needs and goals. Our strong focus on student wellbeing, in a supportive environment, is complemented in the classroom by dynamic teaching practises. It’s this all-round approach that we believe leads to the academic and personal success that characterises ISL pupils.
ISL was the first school in the UK to offer the
International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme.
Big enough to make a difference, small enough to care.
Average Class Size
Our 1:6 student/teacher ratio on average helps ensure individual attention.
1st Choice University
After the IB at ISL students go on to study a course that is right for them.
2019 IB Points
Our students score an average of 32 out of possible 45 points, which is 20% above the world average. Our 2018 highest score was 43 points.
ISL truly embraces the fact that we are a multicultural school. This is reflected in our teaching staff who come from all over the world and everybody belongs because everybody is different.
We don't have one dominant group. In all lessons we actively seek to celebrate our rich cultural diversity.
Although there are more languages spoken in school, we offer lessons at mother tongue level in 25 different languages. Wherever you are from, we speak your language.
UNESCO International Mother Language Day 2019
Gong Xi Fa Cai - Chinese New Year 2019
India Project - Fundraising Dinner 2019
Jingle Bell Run 2018
Arabic Night Celebration 2018
Residential Trips 2019
Grade 12 Graduation 2018
ISL 5K Run 2018
In Grade 5 this week, we have started thinking about what it means to be a super digital citizen. Students have shared what inspires them as writers and begin to list memories and moments that could be seeds for their writing this year. We also began our first unit of Where We Are...
This morning the Grade 9s embarked on a performing arts workshop and were led to investigate some of the most important issues in the world according to them, from a drama-based perspective. As Jean-Paul Sartre said, “every project, however individual, has a universal value”. Art that doesn’t just grab your attention, but sends a message, makes a statement and resonates.
The aim of the workshop was to empower our students and to encourage them to understand that being an activist artist is to create art that is a form of political or social currency, actively addressing cultural power structures rather than representing them or simply describing them. It is more than just condemning an issue. It is about creating a platform that will support a narrative aimed at fighting the issue.