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Posted by Uta Liebold on behalf of the PTA Team 2017/18 on Wednesday, 13 June, 2018 much for such a great SummerFest. It was a pleasure to see how beautiful the booth looked, how much we all enjoyed the variety of food and drinks and what joy the origami, face painting, tattoos, soccer goal wall shooting, the bouncy castle, the many games and activities, the decoration, Tombola, stage program and much more have brought. We were lucky with the weather, even though it was very hot. We can always develop the SummerFest. Therefore we kindly ask you to give us some... Read More
Posted by Wouter Allard - Athletics Director on Wednesday, 13 June, 2018
Over the last two months, the BBIS track and field team has worked towards the last GISST tournament of the school year. During our practices, we have had an average of 30 students coming to each training session, which has been amazing. The circumstances of the sessions were not always easy due to the hot weather. Still the coaches were very impressed with the energy and commitment that our students showed. Last weekend we finally travelled to Erlangen for the GISST track and field tournament... Read More
Posted by Whitney Sterling - Head of Boarding on Friday, 1 June, 2018
On June 12, 2018 at 15:15 a Tunnel Tour will start in the parent-teacher lounge in the front of house 4. The tour will last until about 16:15. If you would like to join the tour, please send me an to Limited places available! ____________________________________________________________________________________
Posted by Simon Pönisch on Friday, 1 June, 2018
On Wednesday the 30th of May, Ms. Mohammed-King took a team of very able and excited MYP students with some supporters to attend the 2018 Geography Bee quiz competition at Berlin Cosmopolitan School (BCS). After arriving they got set up and the quiz began. BBIS held their own and were in a close second place until the final round where the hosts took off and were clear victors. BBIS ended up fourth, with BCS winning the competition. Photo below is Team BBIS in the bottom right hand corner.... Read More
Posted by Elizabeth Appleton - Secondary School Teacher of English on Friday, 1 June, 2018
You may already know that the Secondary School Drama Club have been rehearsing Arsenic and Old Lace.  We are proud to announce that the performances of this classic American comedy will take place next week! What?  Arsenic and Old Lace follows the unfortunate story of Mortimer Brewster who arrives to visit his sweet, charming, elderly aunts …only to discover a dead body in the house!  Chaos ensues, with Mortimer trying to conceal the apparent crime from his fiancée Elaine while dodging the... Read More
Posted by PTA on Friday, 1 June, 2018
Posted by Josselyn van der Pol - DP CAS and CP Service Learning Coordinator on Friday, 1 June, 2018
... and after having to complete CAS! One of our graduates is taking a gap year as a volunteer in Ghana where she is spending several weeks teaching English at a girls school in a remote area. Clearly, she will remember this experience for the rest of her life. The stark difference to life at BBIS as a student and this poverty stricken school are unfathomable for most of us here on the Seeberg. This graduate now wants to do even more. She wants to take action and help the Ghanaian students... Read More
Posted by Uta Liebold, Marketing on Thursday, 31 May, 2018
The Yearbook 2017-2018 will soon be available during SummerFest on June 9th from 11.00–15.00. Starting Monday, June 11th through Wednesday, June 21st it can be bought in Room 3330 in House 3, Level 3. The daily selling times will be as follows: Mornings:           07.45-08.15                         Lunch Break:     11.00-12.00                         Afternoon:         14.30-15.30     When the sun is shining, the books might also be available in front of House 3...   The book is 20 Euros... Read More
Posted by Library Team on Thursday, 31 May, 2018
As the end of year is fast approaching, we need to start gathering books ready for next school year.  So please make a note of the following dates: Due date for all library books                                                                8 June 2018 Due date for Textbooks (except Grade11)                                          8 June 2018 Summer Reading check-outs.                                                               18 – 22 June 2018 (students can check-out summer reading if... Read More
Posted by Dan Stiles - Head of Outdoor Learning on Thursday, 31 May, 2018
The students participating the Duke of Edinburgh’s Silver Award successfully completed their practice expedition in the Boehmische Schweiz region of Czechia last weekend. They walked over 20 km every day in rugged terrain, but did get to enjoy some excellent camp fires with marshmallows in the evenings!