Posted Friday, Nov 9, 2018 1:08:17 PM
An enthusiastic team of students, parents, and faculty did their part to make our Thorpe neighbourhood more beautiful! They ventured out on Monday after school and returned with many bags full of litter found around Thorpe.
Posted Tuesday, Nov 6, 2018 2:00:00 PM
rt and IB Year 1 ToK students visited the Tate Modern gallery on Tuesday, 6 November as part of their TOK unit on "Art" or their IB Art class. Prior to the trip, students explored contrasting concepts of beauty by reading excerpts by Leo Tolstoy, George Santayana, and John Dewey. During their time at the gallery they engaged with ethical questions raised by some artworks and considered to what extent art carries a social responsibility.
Posted Wednesday, Oct 24, 2018 4:00:00 PM
Grade 4 and 3 students members of the Friends of Fleming Garden Club learned how to harvest and press flowers and plants with the help of Mrs. Nguyen. Using these materials, they managed to make cards and bookmarks that they personally designed.
Posted Wednesday, Oct 24, 2018 8:00:00 AM
TASIS England Lower School celebrated Language during the Lower School Mother Tongue Assembly. Students shared idioms and tongue twisters in their own language and celebrated what it is like to grow up with languages that some of their classmates had never heard before.
Posted Tuesday, Oct 16, 2018 4:00:00 PM
TASIS has an extensive international community. We embrace and support diversity and inclusion, and we respect other cultures and their particular ways of living. Recently our Middle School celebrated the European Day of Languages with a special Town Hall meeting--a student-led assembly celebrating the different languages represented in our Middle School.
Posted Friday, Oct 12, 2018 11:06:00 AM
On October 3, SIX incredible, astounding, marvelous, TASIS England students had tea and cakes with the Head of School while discussing the ways they are shaping and reshaping our community and the larger world. They complimented and laughed with (and at) one another and solved world issues from bitcoin to diabetes.
Posted Wednesday, Oct 3, 2018 9:00:00 PM
On Wed, 26 September, Janne Ritskes from The Tabitha Foundation in Cambodia came and spoke to all of the TASIS Economics students. She recounted the trauma caused by the Vietnam War and the Pol Pot Regime and helped the students understand the legacy of this period on the people of Cambodia today.
Posted Sunday, Sep 30, 2018 12:53:00 PM
This story was published last Friday in the Comet Series newspapers: Surrey Comet, Kingston Comet, and Epsom Comet. Congratulations, Ethan!
Posted Friday, Sep 21, 2018 8:23:54 AM
The Peru Club organized a "Walk for a Cause." The group of students and teachers took a walk at 7:15 a.m. on September 19. The objective of this action is to support by raising awareness and money for the "Sacred Valley Project," a charity that provides boarding houses for teenage girls in the Andean region of Peru.
Posted Tuesday, Sep 11, 2018 10:44:00 AM
As part of the study of optics, students got a chance to learn something about the inside of their eyes using just a tape measure and a pixelated image as shown. From a sufficient distance you don't notice the pixels and you see a boy's face, give it a try yourself!
Posted Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018 1:14:00 PM
Alameer, Grade 12, became a "celebrity" this summer in the Royal Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for winning a gold certificate in the UK Math Trust Challenge (UKMT). Not only that, Alameer was the best in the year group!
Posted Thursday, Aug 30, 2018 3:25:00 PM
How would you feel if the New York Times chose you over 1330 teenagers to be the winner of the 10-week Summer Reading Contest?
Posted Friday, Aug 24, 2018 8:43:51 AM
IB students who are taking "Theory of Knowledge"(ToK) visited two museums in Oxford yesterday, the second day of school.
Posted Wednesday, Aug 22, 2018 3:04:48 PM
Bryan Nixon, Head of School, met today with the Grade 9 students to talk about TASIS England Mission, Commitments, and Outcomes.
Posted Tuesday, Jul 3, 2018 3:59:00 PM
Almost 200 students from 31 nations speaking 20 languages are enjoying the first session of our famous Summer Programs. Check out the TASIS England Summer Programs Flickr album: https://www.flickr.com/.../tasisengl.../albums/72157696835667071
Posted Friday, Jun 29, 2018 12:13:14 PM
Seventeen TASIS tenth grade students recently participated in a 12 day trip to the Balkans as part of the TASIS Leadership Academy (TLA). These students have been attending weekly seminar sessions since January as part of their leadership development, culminating in this unique tour designed to further their leadership skills. Students were engaged in a variety of experiences and will return in the fall to complete a capstone leadership project at TASIS in their 11th year.
Posted Tuesday, Jun 5, 2018 10:48:07 AM
The AP Chemistry students set up various experiments for our 4th graders to do with them!
Posted Friday, Jun 1, 2018 9:00:00 AM
The 2018 Graduation Ceremony and Banquet were punctuated with great speeches and inspirational thoughts, our students conducted themselves with great poise and confidence, the vibe around the campus was electric, and the beauty of our surroundings shone wonderfully in the sunlight.
Posted Wednesday, May 23, 2018 10:14:09 PM
TASIS was again delighted to host ISST Golf this year, once gaining enjoying the superb facilities at Pine Ridge Golf Course in Camberley. With over sixty young golfers representing eleven international schools from all over Europe, the tournament is one of the few ISST events that provides the opportunity for male and female athletes to compete against each other.
Posted Thursday, May 17, 2018 2:02:24 PM
"This is my third year of taking Photography at TASIS England. Having an exhibition of my own has been something that I have been hoping to put together, and was made possible this year with the help and support of the wonderful Visual Arts department!", Madeleine (Grade 12)
Posted Thursday, May 10, 2018 8:52:47 PM
This spring, a wonderful Antarctic adventure awaited TASIS sophomore Gabrielle and fifth-grade teacher Wendy Gediman.
Posted Thursday, May 10, 2018 9:35:00 AM
Taiwoo Kim has been awarded a Gold Medal and Book Prize for is efforts in the United Kingdom Mathematics Trust National Competition.
Posted Sunday, May 6, 2018 11:40:00 PM
Teams from ACS Cobham, ASL, and TASIS took part in the inaugural TASIS Computing Challenge. Teammates Desmond K. and Nathan R. took the honors.
Posted Monday, Apr 30, 2018 3:29:10 PM
Last week, our Middle School students visited Granada (southern Spain). They were able to practice their Spanish and discover the culture of Spain.
Posted Friday, Apr 27, 2018 10:30:40 AM
AP Biology students have successfully transformed bacteria so that they glow green under UV light! This lab used genetically engineered plasmids - bacterial DNA - which contained genes for antibiotic resistance and the green fluorescent protein [GFP].
Posted Friday, Apr 20, 2018 12:00:00 PM
The BBC visited TASIS England Recently, the BBC visited our campus to interview our Middle and Lower School students and get their advice for Meghan Markle on her new life. Meghan, an American citizen, is moving to the UK. Most of our students already have experienced this move, so they have many tips on how to adjust and enjoy British life.
Posted Friday, Apr 13, 2018 11:47:40 AM
On April 12, eight universities visited our campus to meet the Upper School students and their parents. These were Cardiff Metropolitan University, University of Surrey, University of Sussex, Dundee University, Kings College London, Richmond the American University in London, Arts University Bournemouth, and University of New South Wales, Australia.
Posted Tuesday, Apr 10, 2018 4:03:58 PM
During Spring Break, thirty-one Middle School students traveled to Greece to see, first hand, the original birthplace of Western Civilization!
Posted Monday, Apr 2, 2018 3:00:00 PM
"What Can IB?" Before Spring Break, TASIS IB students and teachers gathered to celebrate the International Baccalaureate's 50th anniversary.
Posted Thursday, Mar 15, 2018 4:28:00 PM
AP Recognition Week! 21 AP Scholars, all seniors, have been honored for their stellar academic achievements on AP (Advanced Placement) exams in the past few years. AP classes are university-level courses in a range of academic subjects.