At the end of May, Grade 7 students headed to ISZL's Outdoor Education Centre, Chalet Bergheim in Wengen, to experience a science and maths programme specially designed for them. During our two-and-a-half-day trip, the mountains and the countryside served as our classroom.
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Within the Arts curriculum this year we have been very fortunate to benefit from the Fund for Excellence. Projects and initiatives have enhanced the students' learning experiences both inside and outside the classroom across the curriculum.
ISZL has a special association with NAG, the charity founded 25 years ago to help the street children of Nepal. Over the years ISZL has supported NAG through projects that have touched the lives of many in our community.
In early June our Riverside Campus hosted a special 'Tag Der Spiele', or Games Day, for families who are part of the local Munterwegs mentoring programme. This day was organised by students after months of careful planning as part of their Service Learning.
ISZL prides itself on being a learning institution and its teachers and leaders are all involved in professional development which is often self-directed and connected closely to current educational research.
In May a group of thirteen Grade 8 students went on an extraordinary trip to Bulgaria to learn about and help with the work of The Cedar Foundation, a charity improving the lives of vulnerable children.
Summer is coming up fast and for many that means relaxing with a good book, whether travelling or enjoying the sunshine of Switzerland. The Zug Campus Library is again sponsoring a Summer Reading Challenge.
It is remarkable to witness parents, faculty and staff donate out of a sense of caring and support for our students.
“Explore, Connect, Inspire” was the motto of the first Youth Forum Switzerland (YFS) that took place in January 2018 at the ISZL High School Campus.