Eagle's Nest

Week of 10-18-21

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School Wide News and Announcements

Monday Afternoon Bus Schedule


Oct. 22

Due to Elementary ISCOT Soccer happening on Monday, October 25, the afternoon bus lines will run as follows:

3:30pm

  • Apple and Banana lines will combine with the LITCHI line.
  • Orange line will combine with the GRAPE line.
  • Pineapple line will combine with the MANGO line.
  • LEMON line will run as normal
  • WATERMELON line will run as normal

4:30pm and 5:00pm

  • Buses will run as normal

If your Elementary student is participating in ISCOT, they will catch the bus home from IST.

PTO Family Movie Night


Oct. 22

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Pink Ribbon events


Oct. 22

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Divisional News

ECC

Home Visits


Oct. 22

The ECC home visits were a success. Thank you for opening your home up to the teachers. It is an excellent time for the teachers to connect with your child outside of school. We are looking forward to another great week at school together.

Elementary

Parent Conferences


Oct. 22

Elementary parent conferences were a success. Thank you for coming in to meet with your child’s teacher. It is an excellent time for teachers and parents to meet and talk about how we can support your child's education together. We are looking forward to the second week of the second quarter.

ISCOT


Oct. 22

Monday is ISCOT. If your child signed up to attend ISCOT at IST, please help them to remember:
~ A home lunch to eat before we leave TIS
~ Water bottle
~ Running/soccer shoes
~ Shin guards and knee socks
~ A snack
~ The TIS soccer shirt (if your child needs a shirt, please contact Miss Wu at ex. 370)

The students are looking forward to a great day at the ISCOT soccer event.

MS

TIANMUN


Oct. 22

TIANMUN has been a successful event. TIS hosted over 70 guests from local Tianjin schools as well as many others virtually. The students engaged in solving global issues while building relationships, leadership and public-speaking skills, and just having fun.

Parent Visit Days


Oct. 22

Thank you to all the parents who joined us in classes last Tuesday and Wednesday. It was a great support to the students and teachers seeing moms and dads taking the step to experience a class or day at school. Your presence was appreciated!

Student Led Conferences


Oct. 22

Student Led Conferences were a good opportunity for our students to learn to speak about their performance in class, their strengths, and how they can improve. Thank you to all the parents who took time from their busy day to support their children’s academic growth.

House Soccer Competition


Oct. 22

The House soccer competition will continue for the next couple weeks. Students compete in their House teams against their peers for bragging rights and the elusive House Soccer Championship. These games are played on Mondays during normally scheduled House time.

HS

TIANMUN


Oct. 22

TIANMUN has been a successful event. TIS hosted over 70 guests from local Tianjin schools as well as many others virtually. The students engaged in solving global issues while building relationships, leadership and public-speaking skills, and just having fun.

Parent Visit Days


Oct. 22

Thank you to all parents who were able to visit school during parent/teacher conferences. It was a good turn-out of parents this year. As always, parents are highly encouraged to engage with teachers if they have any questions or concerns about their student’s growth.

Volleyball


Oct. 22

The volleyball season was a success and finished with a Teacher/Student volleyball game last Wednesday. The Teachers are proud to have won the competitive game against the students. They did have the help of a “ringer” parent to lead the Teacher team onto victory, but the teachers prefer to just focus on the win! Great job teachers, well played!

College and Career

SENIORS


Oct. 22

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Cap and gown info: (photo from greenmatters.com)
Measurements were taken this week for graduation cap and gown. If your student was not able to be in Senior Seminar on Wednesday (10/20) please see Dawn Williams.

University Counselor on campus


Oct. 22

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Parents and students (all grades) are welcome to hear from a live counselor from University of Alabama at Birmingham (USA) at TIS! Set your calendar for October 29 11:35-12:20. Please email shelley.cotton@tiseagles.com for more info and to RSVP.

Athletics

Season 2 Sign-ups


Oct. 22

Season 2 athletic sign-up form was emailed to all secondary students this week. Student’s that are interested to join a season 2 team should fill out the form.

HS Basketball


Oct. 22

HS Basketball try-outs start Nov 3.

MS Volleyball


Oct. 22

MS Volleyball starts Nov 9.

Reminder


Oct. 22

Season 1 soccer and volleyball players should return their jersey to their coach this week.

Health Office

No Health news at this time.

PTO

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