Welcome Middle School Students!
You are about to start the 2012-2013 school year. For some, this is your first year inMiddle School; for others, this will be your final year as you transition to HighSchool. Wherever you are on your journey, we hope that you have a great timelearning with us this school year at International School Manila.The Middle School years are exciting times when you begin to discover more aboutyourself, create friendships and develop into a young adult. We are here to supportyou on this adventure, together with your guidance counselors, teachers and theISM staff. Do not hesitate to seek out help when you need it, or to share how youare feeling along the way. We want to make these Middle School years an exciting,memorable and challenging experience for you. Our doors are always open for youand your parents.As we interact with each other, our ultimate goal is that we all respect oneanother. We are a diverse community of learners from all over the world. As an ISMstudent, you have the opportunity to learn new perspectives and gain valuableinsights. Welcome new students openly and challenge yourself to make newfriends this school year.The Middle School Student Planner is a resource for you to use throughout the yearand a place for you to organize yourself to maximize your efficiency and yourlearning. Our blog sites are another valuable resource (http://ms.ism-online.org)to find out more about what is happening in our Middle School and in your classes.We look forward to a great year of learning together in Middle School!