Over $14,000 was raised this year in support of three important outreach programs.
The King Constantine medal is presented to an individual or group of individuals from within the school community who have done unusual and outstanding service work and have thereby supported and promoted the IDEALS of Round Square.
Remember: refuse - reduce - reuse - recycle RESPONSIBLY!
"Teacher-led professional development fosters accountability, collegiality, professionalism, and pride. Teachers feel appreciated and respected for their contributions and knowledge, and they become confident and more competent in their own teaching practice." (Education World)
The non-for-profit, student-led initiative, Project Imagine, is thrilled to be celebrating a huge milestone this month. Project Imagine spreads a "period positive" message and supports over 600 vulnerable girls in three schools in Kenya through peer-to peer mentoring and menstrual health and hygiene support. This month we are thrilled to be celebrating the distribution of our 100,000th sanitary pad!
Bridging Generations is a Middle School student-initiated program with the aim to provide a service learning project to bridge generations.
The President's Award (PA) is Kenya's own version of the Duke of Edinburgh Award where young adults have the opportunity to earn either a bronze, silver or gold award through the completion of service, skill development, physical recreation and an adventurous journey.
A good question can open minds, shift paradigms, and force the uncomfortable but transformational cognitive dissonance that can help create thinkers. In education, we tend to value a student's ability to answer our questions. But what might be more important is their ability to ask their own great questions–and more critically, their willingness to do so.
Five ISK middle school students played on the JrNBA FAM KE Warriors team and are coached by Chester Oluoch and Ben Piper.
As the semester winds down, stress levels at school go up and students and adults may forget how important it is to understand the feelings of others.
KARURA FOREST- Not only is Karura Forest a beautiful and tranquil place for a walk, it is also buried in heaps of history, as well as serving a crucial part in Nairobi's environment and keeping all of us healthy.
The ISK Design Studio is An ISK student-led service design club / studio.