News & Events

A Student’s Perspective: Why I Love Art

Long been taught, encouraged and showcased, Art at AIS is a subject deemed fundamental and one in which every student should be given the opportunity to develop in. Over the years, AIS has been lucky enough to uncover some incredible passions and talents and as a result has seen outstanding, unique and thought-provoking pieces of art. Witnessing such motivations and skills, AIS wanted to dig a little deeper and decided to visit some students in AIS’s Art Department to find out more. Whilst there, the students showed us some of the projects they were currently working on, and we took

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‘Exciting New Developments’ at AIS Sports Department for 2020/2021

Physical activity at Australian International School (AIS) is considered to be essential in ensuring a well-balanced and well-rounded education for its students. From kindergarten to upper secondary, it is well-known that sports provide an incredible benefit to both students’ physical health as well as their mental well-being. Consequently, AIS is always keen to offer the very best sporting opportunities for its students, and this academic year, 2020/2021, is no exception. Mr Matthew Washer, AIS’s Athletics Director, recently shared on sports at AIS as well as on some of the many ‘exciting new developments’ AIS sports will see this upcoming school

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Music News – September 2020

The performing arts department would like to extend a big jazz hand welcome back to all our parents and students. We are so excited to start making music and performing again after a long summer break. There are been some significant changes to the department at the beginning of this year and some exciting performance opportunities coming up for the students. The cast of this year’s school show has been working hard to prepare for the upcoming performance of Mamma Mia! They even turned up to an all-day Saturday rehearsal before school had even started! Such amazing dedication! The dates

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Musicals: The Unsung Hero in a Student’s Personal Development

From The Wizard of Oz, James and the Giant Peach, to Legally Blonde, Australian International School (AIS) has a long history of putting on some fantastic musical theatre performances, giving students a great chance to take the spotlight. Such shows are of course incredible fun for both actors and audiences alike, but as Mr Colin Burstow and Mrs Suzette Bradfield reveal, there are actually significant, deeper reasons why musicals are always part of AIS’s yearly curriculum. ‘Musicals are a hugely important part of education.’ AIS’s Secondary School Music Teacher, Colin Burstow shares, ‘They instil a sense of camaraderie between year

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