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CIS Garden - August

CIS Garden - August

(Posted on 04/09/18)

Following the defeat of our garden from the summer sun, our mission this August has been to resurrect our outdoor space.We have replanted our hanging baskets and they have given our garden the splash of life and colour that it needed to get us back onto the path to recovery.We have also been planning the gardening elective that we will reinstate in September. The start of the new school...

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New Electives starting September 2018

New Electives starting September 2018

(Posted on 04/09/18)

Enrichment electives are a vital aspect of the learning curriculum at CIS. Staring the new school year this September means there is a whole new selection of acitivties to chose from. Students will select two different options for the semester; one from the 'Creativity and Community' category and one from 'Health and Wellbeing'. Unless students wish to partake in Duke of Edinburgh,...

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Welcome to CIS Visual Arts 2018/2019!

Welcome to CIS Visual Arts 2018/2019!

(Posted on 04/09/18)

Lindsey Bennett is very excited to be joining CIS this academic year to begin teaching visual arts across the school.This week marks the beginning of the visual arts creative journey for our year 10 and 11 students. We launch our G.C.S.E/MYP programmes in Art and Photography this week and Lindsey has been busy collecting items over the summer months to help get the teaching and learning of the...

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Students at CIS spend summer in local businesses and community projects

Students at CIS spend summer in local businesses and community projects

(Posted on 26/07/18)

Students at Chester International School (CIS) finished lessons earlier than all other local schools this summer to experience working life around Chester and take part in various community projects.One community project involves an Oxfam upcycle mission; where 5 students are organising donations to the local charity shop, finding preloved items to upcycle, and selling them on the online shop set...

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CIS Garden - July

CIS Garden - July

(Posted on 17/07/18)

With the heatwave hitting the UK, our garden at CIS has faced some difficulties this July. Reaching heights of 30ºC in Chester, even the grass on our field has wilted under the pressure. Unfortunately, the grass is not the only greenery we have lost to the summer sun. A lot of our root vegetables, such as carrots and cauliflower, have suffered, despite consistent watering. In the future...

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UKLC

UKLC

(Posted on 26/06/18)

Matt from Year 10 has done some research into UKLC; he has found out what opportunities students from the UK have available to them. UKLC stands for United Kingdom Language Courses. UKLC offer a choice of 10 top-class centres and are recognised for delivering great quality value partnered with a superb personal service.They are a UK-based company, that provide residential and homestay language...

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