"When you go on this trip, you are fully immersed in Spanish culture and it helps you to improve your understanding of both the culture and language." Alexander, Grade 7
Experiential and Service Learning
- Students should discover what you learn from doing.
- We provide opportunities for our students to contribute, to collaborate and to learn that they can make a difference.
- Students have access to the unique learning that comes from a strong programme of service to others.
International School of Paris, Strategic Plan, Guiding Statement 7
"This intergenerational activity organized by the students and supervised by Ms Devos is an excellent example of what ISP is all about." The workshop is just one in a series of intergenerational activities as part of the Initiation to French program.
Biodiversity, overpopulation and overfishing were some of the topics discussed at the second ISP Environmental Conference held at the Secondary School on Friday, April 28.
Grade 9 student Jules describes his recent trip to Dublin for a Model United Nations conference, including two awards for ISP students.
A group of Grade 9 and 10 students travelled to London to attend a junior mathematics conference, covering subjects from exam preparation to forces and tracking serial killers.
A group of ISP's Grade 11 and 12 students participated in the ISTMF senior mathematics competition in Vienna. Read their reflections on mathematics, Vienna, and Sacher cake!
From March 12 to 13, 2017, nine ISP students from Grade 8-11 travelled to Lugano, Switzerland, to attend the ISP Panthers' first ever international swimming competition and break records!
Students in Grade 11 attended the 2017 Theory of Knowledge Conference in Maastricht during the ski break to explore the central question, "Who are we?" TOK student Hiroki shares his experience of the conference.
"Speaking with our allies and, above all, having fun while doing it..." Zinzan describes how Grade 11 students were transformed into delegates of Mauritania for The Hague International Model United Nations conference in February.
Students in Grade 7 organized a semi-formal dance as part of their Service and Action program to raise money to adopt an Amur leopard.
This year, for the first time the student council organized a two-day holiday bazaar, raising over 800 Euros. Student council member Zinzan Gurney tells us more.
Students in the Initiation to French Language and Culture class created 2017 calendars to support ISP's Sustainable Development Project in Tafi Atome, Ghana.
On Sunday, January 15, 20 ISP community members, including teachers, students and families, met at La Chapelle to help the city's refugees.
EAL students in Grade 6 and 7 recently completed the Love in a Box community project, where an empty shoe box is transformed into a thoughtful gift for a child, who may not otherwise receive a gift this Christmas.
The first real recycling program at ISP has been launched by the members of Eco Ecole! The Eco Ecole ambassadors are doing their best to raise awareness about the recycling program in the school community.
ISP's Senior Girls Varsity team recently travelled to Lisbon, Portugal to compete in the European Sports Conference (ESC) and were awarded the Spirit Award, as voted for by the international schools and referees. Go Panthers!
ISP's Senior Boys Varsity football team travelled to Zug, Switzerland this November for the European Sports Conference (ESC). Grade 12 student and Varsity player Kenny gives his report of the tournament matches.
Grade 11 Theatre students attended a three-day workshop with the International Schools Theatre Association in Manchester, UK, in October and one student shares her experience.
This summer the Sustainable Development Project went to Tafi Atome, Ghana, to teach in the local school and help construct a daycare center for the village's families. The center is now open!
The 2016 Sustainable Development Project Team return home safely to Paris after three hot weeks in Ghana.