QUOTE OF THE WEEK –
“Empathy is not simply a matter of trying to imagine what others are going through, but having the will to muster enough courage to do something about it. In a way, empathy is predicated upon hope.” ― Cornel West
CONGRATULATIONS: to Thomas Mattar and Luiz de Campos. Both have been accepted into the AMIS International School Honor Band, which will be rehearsing and performing in London, England this coming March. This will be the third AMIS Honor Band event for both boys.
VISITS TO THE NURSE DURING CLASS TIME: Students are required to obtain a “Nurse’s Pass” from their class-teacher in order to see the nurse during class time.
CLIMATE CHANGE VIDEO-CONFERENCE: a group of IB SL Physics students will be participating in a COP19 Climate Change video conference on Tuesday from 14:00 to 15:30 in B26 (Writing Center).
END OF SEMESTER ASSEMBLY: on December 10 will focus on celebrating student achievements in and outside of Graded. If you (or someone you know in the HS) have had an achievement that is you feel is worthy of celebrating please send me an email with the details
DRESS CODE: Students must wear clothing appropriate for a school setting. Inappropriate apparel such as short shorts (e.g. the shorts length should not be above the tip of the thumb), strapless or backless shirts, visible undergarments or T-shirts with provocative or inappropriate language or symbols (including but not limited to: curse words, sexual insinuations, offensive or racist words, and alcohol/drugs themes) are not tolerated.
No College visits
Nov 11 – 15: Ilha do Cardoso departure at 15:30
Nov 11 – 16: Big 8 departure at 13:15
Monday, November 11 (PGC)
Tuesday, November 12
Thursday, November 14 (Talon)
Friday, November 15