Welcome Middle School Students!
You are about to start the 2014-2015 school year. For some, this is your first year in Middle School; for others, this will be your final year as you transition to High School. Wherever you are on your journey, we hope that you have a great time learning with us this school year at International School Manila. The Middle School years are exciting times when you begin to discover more about yourself, create friendships and develop into a young adult. We are here to support you on this adventure, together with your guidance counselors, teachers and the ISM staff. Do not hesitate to seek out help when you need it, or to share how you are 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 you and your parents.As we interact with each other, our ultimate goal is that we all respect one another. We are a diverse community of learners from all over the world. As an ISM student, you have the opportunity to learn new perspectives and gain valuable insights. Welcome new students openly and challenge yourself to make new friends this school year.The Middle School Student Planner is a resource for you to use throughout the year and a place for you to organize yourself to maximize your efficiency and your learning. 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!