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Dates for the academic school year / Läsårsdatum 2020/2021

AUTUMN TERM 2020

Start of the term: 19th of August

Autumn Break: week 44, 26th - 30th October

End of term: 18th December

 

SPRING TERM 2021

First day of the term: 11th January 2021

Sports break: Week 9, 1st - 5th March

Easter Break: Week 14, 6th - 9th April

Acenscion Days: 13th - 14th May

Last day of the term: 11th June 2021

 

VÅRTERMINEN 2021

Terminstart: 11 januari 2021
Sportlov: Vecka 9, 1 – 5 mars
Påsklov: Vecka 14, 6 – 9 april
Kristi himmelsfärdsdag lov: 13-14 maj
Terminslut: 11 juni

 

Gymnasieantagning

Gymnasieantagning

Applications for Gymnasieantagning opens on Thursday, Jan 14.

 

Your Login information will be sent home to your house so keep track of your mail. The first thing students are asked to do is confirm their login details and register their complete contact details.

 

Important:

The application period is between Jan 14-Feb 15, so make sure you get your application in as soon as you can.

Welcome back to School!

Welcome back to School!

WELCOME BACK SPRING SEMESTER!

 

Junior school year 4-6 will continue with in-person classes at the school on Monday, January 11th.
Senior school year 7-9 will be taking part in digital classes from home on Monday, January 11-24. With exceptions for practical classes. These will be condicted in school. In addition, lunch will be available for students who may need it.
School lunch sign up form will be shared on Schoolsoft on Monday.

 

The first lesson on Monday for Year 7-9 will be digital at 10 am.

 

Year 7 and 8
A remote education schedule for the practical subjects held in school will be posted on Schoolsoft on Monday the 11th.
(All lessons will be digital Monday)

Year 9 Schedule for practical lessons in School:

9A - Monday and Tuesday 12:20-15:00

9B - Tuesday and Wednesday 12:20-15:00

9C - Wednesday and Thursday 12:20-15:00

9D - Thursday and Friday 12:20-15:00

9E - Monday and Friday 12:20-15:00

 

We hope you had an amazing holiday and are well rested for the next semester.

We look forward to seeing you all whether in person or online!

If you have any questions contact your mentors.

 

Together WE Stand

Together WE Stand
 
Together We Stand is IES Bromma's Anti-bullying Project
The school is a social and cultural meeting place with both the opportunity and the responsibility to strengthen this ability among all who work there. Together we stand up against racism, gender discrimination, and bullying.

 

What is racism?
  • Racism is a culture, not just an act.
  • Behaviours, policies, rules, etc. that result in a continued unfair advantage to some people and unfair or harmful treatment of others based on race.
  • It has been created by the privileged to have power over the unprivileged.

 

How can racism be deconstructed?
  • To acknowledge that it exists in our society and within ourselves
  • It has to be actively prevented in the first place and should never be left unattended.
  • Since it has been created by the oppressor, the privileged, it is their responsibility to work together to abolish it.

 

No one should be subjected to discrimination on the grounds of gender, ethnic affiliation, religion or other belief systems, transgender identity or its expression, sexual orientation, age or functional impairment, or other degrading treatment. All such tendencies should be actively combated. Xenophobia and intolerance must be confronted with knowledge, open discussion, and active measures.

 

This Fall term we will have theme days that will give the students time to discuss these topics with their peers and teachers. The goals for these theme days are:

To understand your unique identities - Identity

To understand our diversities - Diversity

To understand what discrimination is - Discrimination

To raise awareness about the language we use - Words Matter

 

This is a school wide initiative and the responsibility of everyone at IES Bromma.

IGCSE Math courses at IES Bromma

IGCSE Math courses at IES Bromma

Here at IESB we offer a two year, extensive IGCSE Math course through 8th and 9th grade. 

IGCSEs, or International General Certificate of Secondary Education, are the most popular international qualifications for students in this age range. They provide an opening to international studies, helping students get placements at universities abroad. It also helps expand students' knowledge well beyond the scope of 9th grade, and far into what they learn in 10th grade.

Any student who takes an IGCSE subject will be gaining a qualification that is recognised globally. They are established qualifications that keep pace with educational developments and trends and so are an ideal foundation for higher level courses such as AS and A Levels and the International Baccalaureate Diploma.

At our school the IGCSE course in Math is run by Mr. Smyth and Ms. Strandberg. If you as a student are looking to extend your knowledge and elevate your profil . Not only is it truly international - it gives students more options than any other international qualification. That means more subjects to choose from, more ways to learn and more ways to succeed.

 

Please contact Mr Smyth if you would like to attend these classes.

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