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IHC Cross Country

By Lydia Barsawme
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WOW is all we can say for our 2021 IHC Cross Country! What an amazing event, being outdoors and enjoying a healthy walk or run on the track. Our students there supporting each other and their house, seeing everyone come together and coordinate to make the day a really great one. 

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Our house captains did an amazing job at bringing their house together, getting them ready for the 5k race and being supportive and enthusiastic the whole way! Our staff took on many roles during the day, some running and competing and others walking the track, motivating students to finish. The hardest task was

A Full School

By Lydia Barsawme
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fyra elever som sitter i hallen på internationella engelska gymnasiet i Stockholm

 

The hustle and bustle of the first couple weeks has settled and our induction days past us. We are now officially deep into lessons, students have gotten to know their schedules and found their way around. It really is great to see so many faces walking the halls, they are excited and happy too finally be in school learning again.

Even more exciting is our Cross Country IHC happening next week, we like to start the year off with a bang. Giving students an event to get to know each other better, bond and even get in some good exercise! There's nothing better than spending a day outdoors

Welcome First Years

By Lydia Barsawme
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What a few days we've had, the school is finally filled with smiling students and the IEGS school year is not off to a start! Students started the day on Monday with a staggered schedule, so not too overwhelming with everyone in all at once. Students met their classmates and worked on team building activities. Starting in a new school and moving over from year 9 to gymnasium is a big step and we want to make sure that our students feel at ease with the process. It's important to have the opportunity to get to know the environment and fellow classmates before jumping into lessons, especially

A New School Year

By Lydia Barsawme
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It's been a busy two weeks here at Internationella Engelska Gymnasiet, Södermalm. We've been working hard to get the school ready for our students and are very excited to be able to have them back in full time. Teachers and other staff members have been working, collaborating, planning and planning some more. It's also been a bit quiet over the past weeks in the building, but we know come Monday it will be full of life and energy.

We hope you are ready for another year and excited to start a new adventure! Here are some words on wisdom as you start your journey of new school year.. don

From the Library Blog: World Book Week 

By Linda Kruusmägi
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World Book Day is a yearly event, celebrated April 23rd, organised by UNESCO as a worldwide tribute to books and reading. According to UNESCO, April 23 is a symbolic day for literature since on that date 1616 both Shakespeare, Cervantes and Inca Garcilaso de la Vega died. Of course we want to celebrate books and reading in our school as well!

Since not all students are in for the actual World Book Day we will celebrate World Book Week, starting tomorrow April 16th. There will be activities both in the library and online.
For example: 

  • An exhibition of the rare and old books found in the
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