Support IAA’s Grade 11, Yasmeen Zabian, in the upcoming U-17 Women’s World Cup football game on Friday, September 30, at the Amman International Stadium. Jordan will play Spain at 8pm. IAA is offering a package which includes an entrance ticket, transportation and a bottle of water for JD12. Please pay at Finance asap, since seats are limited. IAA buses will leave IAA at 5:45pm. We will enjoy the opening ceremony, watch the opening match and be back in school by 11pm. Students in Pre-K to Grade 4 must be accompanied by their parents.
Two professional educational consultants, Rima Al Kurdi and Tania Lattanzio, were at IAA over the weekend working with our staff on teaching skills development.
Tania is one of the world’s leading experts on inquiry-learning and Rima is a trainer for the Arabic language, Religion and Social Studies (Arabic), who has recently signed a contract with Sesame Street in Arabic. Their strategies will be integrated in the context of our curriculum and teaching at IAA.
IAA’s Grade 11, Yasmeen Zabian, will represent Jordan in the upcoming opening match on September 30th at the Amman International Stadium against Spain. We are proud Yasmeen!
Do you want to be part of IAA’s five-year planning process?
Meet our Senior Consultant, Mr. Skip Kotkins on Wednesday, Sep. 21 (primary parents) & Thursday, Sep. 22 (secondary parents) at the IAA MPR from 8-9 am to discuss our five-year plan.
Kotkin’s operations experience in both the private sector and at independent schools, coupled with his deep commitment to independent education, will surely bring new strength to IAA.
Don’t miss that exciting opportunity to voice your opinion and be part of IAA’s roadmap.
The IAA Secondary Counsellor, Elizabeth Shuler, will hold 8 sessions for parents of Grades 6-12 entitled, ’’How To Help Your Child With Their School’’ on Oct. 9, 16, 23, 30 and Nov. 6, 13, 20, 27. Seats are limited to the first 20 parents. To register, please pay JD 20 for your book at Finance. This course will provide the guidance and support you need to raise your teen to be successful, responsible, courageous and prepared for university life.
The weekly primary parent workshops are in full swing at IAA! There was a full house of amazing parents today. Mr. Andrew Powell, Primary Principal, introduced himself and went through the main policies and procedures in the parent information manual. The Public Relations department also presented the various parent communication channels at IAA.
We welcome all students, staff and parents back to campus. It was a buzzing morning full of excitement and anticipation for the 2016/2017 year.
Good luck to all and have a wonderful year!
“You’re off to great places. Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, so get on your way!” Dr. Seuss.