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Hong Kong Tirp/香港学校見学旅行

We went to Hong Kong during the break. We were blessed with great weather and it was a very pleasant day. The students became one day transfer students and spend the day at a similar Canadian international school in Hong Kong and now seem to have gained confidence to study abroad in the future. 香港旅行に行ってきました。天候にも恵まれ、とても過ごしやすい日々でした。生徒達は一日転校生となって、同じカナダ系のインターナショナルスクールで一日過ごし、将来の海外留学の自信になったようです。

Crazy Hair Day! Go crazy!!

What is school sprit?     School spirit is the sense of identity and community shared by members of an educational institution….. For kinder and elementary students, fun is the goal to show school sprit! Our first sprit day was a crazy hair day on 7th Dec. Let’s have fun together! 今日はコロンビア最初のクレイジ―ヘアデーです!それぞれが”クレイジー”な髪形をして楽しみます。   さぁ、もうすぐフィエスタです!子供たちは毎日、練習に励んでいます。ご期待ください!        

Christmas Fiesta 2018 / クリスマス・フィエスタ 2018

December 16th, Sunday 2018 2018年12月16日(日) Gate Open at 10am, Close at 2:30pm 午前10時開場、午後2時半終了 No Parking Available. Please use the school bus shuttle service runs every 10 to 15 min between JR Higashi-Tokorozawa station and the school. 当日駐車場は利用できません。東所沢駅と学校間のスクールバスによる送迎をご利用ください。 Stage Performance by Kindergarten & Elementary students “The greatest showman” by Mr. Doherty 幼小学課程によるパフォーマンス:ドアティー先生による”ザ・グレイテスト・ショーマン” Violin Concert by Violin Club …

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End-of-term Bonfire!

Students were excited to wrap-up Fall term with the bonfire!  The beautiful Jomon pottery, created by Grade 8s in their art class were baked in the field today.   While waiting for the pots to warm up, we went on a quick hike in the woods to bring back sticks for the marshmallow roast. S’mores always …

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Habitat for Humanity

Every summer many CIS students go abroad to help people in need and build houses as part of their volunteer work called “Habitat for Humanity”.  The students who went to Indonesia as volunteers  in July had a briefing presentation last week. They gave wonderful presentation to the future participants! We are already looking forward to …

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Exploring Fall

Spending time outside looking at all the ways leaves change! We are exploring and thinking about these to see how living things change based on the environment. We will use the leaves to make some leaf collages! 

Holiday season is around the corner!

Holiday season is around the corner. Preparations had started and everybody has been practicing very hard in each grades. Cannot wait to see their performances on Winter Fiesta! Students can borrow books from the Office! You see these happy faces with books! Please come by office, so books can take you to the world you’ve …

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Volleyball!

Our boys and girls volleyball team have been quite busy with practices and games, home and away. Serving, blocking and smashing! Go Spirit Bears!!! ROAR!!! CISのバレーボールチームは女子男子ともに練習や試合に、忙しい毎日を送っています!GO SPIRIT BEARS!!

Trick or Treat!

Happy Halloween! You’ll surprised if you see these amazing costumes! Everyone is talented! 去る27日、毎年恒例のハロウィーンパーティが行われました。 趣向をこらした仮装を楽しみました。 On 30th October, we had a monthly assambly. These are this month’s pillar winners. 30日、毎月恒例のご褒美をもらった生徒達です。 And, had a review meeting of Sports Day. 同じ日、スポーツデーの振り返りの会がありました。 チームごとに分かれ、話し合いが持たれました。

Kinder Halloween in Columbia

We had our Halloween party on Saturday October 27th! In order to get ready we carved pumpkins, made decorations, and got costumes. We dressed up on Saturday to get ready for a school wide parade with everyone. We were able to collect lots of candy and have so much fun!