Senior

Torneo Canguro 2015 (Olimpíada Internacional de Matemática)

El próximo domingo 26 de abril, los alumnos que integran el Seleccionado Nacional de Matemática se presentarán a la prueba selectiva del Torneo Canguro 2015 (Olimpíada Internacional de Matemática). El Colegio les desea mucho éxito en este nuevo desafío a los siguientes alumnos: 

BAKKALIAN DIKRAN 
NIVEL II

 

DEFFEMINIS
JUAN MARTIN
FIGUEROA
JUAN
MAGNO
LUCA
REGULES
JULIETA
SALAS
RAMIRO
SERE
ALEJANDRO
VARGAS
MAXIMO
CENTANARO
MARCO
NIVEL III
COLLAZO
DELFINA
COLLAZO
NICOLAS
CROSA
MATIAS

Sede:

  • Escuela y Liceo Elbio Fernández - Maldonado 1381, entre Santiago de Chile y Ejido

Horarios:

  • Apertura del local: 09:30 hs
  • Pruebas: 10:00 hs
  • Acto de Premiación y Clausura: 14:30 hs
     

 

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U17 Rugby Champions 6a edición “Dr. Atilio Rienzi” torneo

The British Schools U17 Champions - 6a edición "Dr. Atilio Rienzi" Torneo

The Tournament took place on the fields of Camino Mendoza and Camino de Los Viñedos –  better known as the “Cuervos fields”.  The British Schools U17 beat local rivals Old Christians 8 - 3 in a closely fought final.

The British Schools U15 team also played brilliantly; reached the semi-finals and only just missed out on victory.

Sebastián Freyre - 4th Year Liceo - received the award for
Player of the Tournament.

 

Congratulations to the players and trainers on this outstanding achievement.

 

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World Water Day

The United Nations General Assembly designated March 22nd as World Water Day in 1993 to recognise the importance of water as a basic necessity of life and the need to mange this precious resource wisely. On this day, Ryan's Well promotes awareness for water,  think of the impact of not having access to clean water and of the need to conserve and protect our freshwater supplies.

 

In 2014, during Water Week, the CAS Team and CAS students invited students across all subjects to produce work related to the theme of WATER. The aim was to help increase awareness about the need for access to safe water for everyone.

A Bake Sale and Non-Uniform Day were also held to raise funds for the Ryan’s Well Foundation to support their new School Challenge project - to help bring water and sanitation facilities to schools without these very basic needs - so it really does change their lives. 

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TOK Guest Lecturer - Pablo Casacuberta

The renowned artist Pablo Casacuberta visited TBS on Thursday, March 12 to give a lecture titled "Apuntes para una historia natural del arte".  He addressed all IB students and challenged conventional thinking about why people do art.  He focused on insights provided by recent research in neuroscience to argue that art is a biological imperative that has allowed our evolution as a species.  It was an interesting and thought-provoking event. 

 

 

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IB Results 2014

The Diploma of the International Baccalaureate is the final academic hurdle that The British Schools presents to students in Y6L.  Together with the complementary subjects in Spanish, the IB Diploma opens the doors of Universities - both in Uruguay and in almost any other country in the world.

After 43 years, these are the first IB examination results from the November session. 

  • 103 Candidates from The British Schools sat for the examinations of the IB Diploma – the highest number ever.
  • 7 students scored 40 points or more.
  • The pass rate was 95% (World average 78%).
  • The average points per candidate was 32,6 (World average 31).

IB Results 2014 - Entries

IB Results 2014 – Average Points per Student

IB Results 2014 – Points Distribution

Overall, these results are very pleasing – a tribute to the talents and commitment of this generation of students; and to the support and motivation of an experienced and very able group of teachers.

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The Hague 2015

A group of students from The British Schools braced themselves for some challenging debates, and the cold January weather of the northern hemisphere, as they travelled to the Netherlands in a joint delegation with students from Stella Maris to participate in the THIMUN 2015 Conference.  

 

THIMUN - The Hague International Model United Nations

The THIMUN Conference is a five-day simulation of the United Nations for secondary school students, which takes place at the end of January each year in the World Forum Convention Center in The Hague.

 

THIMUN now attracts over 3,500 students and teachers from around 200 schools located in countries as far apart as Norway, Australia, China, Ecuador - and Uruguay. The students themselves originate from more than 100 different countries.

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Communications Senior 2014

Communications related to Senior are listed below starting with the most recently uploaded. 

Date Subject
04/12/2014 British Schools UK Tour 2015
04/12/2014 Calendario Febrero 2015
03/12/2014 Instrucciones para el pago del Saldo Viaje UK 2015
03/12/2014 Letter UK Trip 2015 enclosing PowerPoint presentation and Payment
01/12/2014 Prize-Giving Ceremony carta a padres
01/12/2014 Programme Graduación 2014 Final Y6L
01/12/2014 UK First meeting
26/11/2014 P R O G R A M M E Completion of Studies 2014 Y7L
25/11/2014 Boletines on line Y4 NOV 2014
24/11/2014 boletines on line Y5 NOV 2014
21/11/2014 Boletines on line Y6 NOV 2014
19/11/2014 Actividades fin de cursos 2014 - calendario
18/11/2014 Graduación 2014 Carta a padres Y6L
18/11/2014 Graduación 2014 Carta a alumnos Y6L
17/11/2014 Actividades fin de año 2014
13/11/2014 Timetable fin de año Y4 & Y5
07/11/2014 Logros 2014 - carta a Buquebus
07/11/2014 Remembrance Day Celebration
07/11/2014 Letter to Parents McDia Feliz 2014
04/11/2014 Robótica 2014
04/11/2014 Boletines on line Y3 OCT 2014
04/11/2014 Boletines on line Y2 OCT 2014
04/11/2014 Boletines on line Y1 OCT 2014
30/10/2014 Trip to Mar del Plata - Rugby MDQ 2014 Championship
21/10/2014 calendario exámenes ciclo básico y bachillerato 2014
17/10/2014 IB Informative meeting 2014
17/10/2014 IB Y4L choices Form 2015
17/10/2014 2014 IB 4th Yrs Talk FB
17/10/2014 2014 IB Parents evening 5th year DR
17/10/2014 Project Group 4 2014
17/10/2014 Interhouse Letter to Parents
17/10/2014 boletines on line Y4 OCT 2014
17/10/2014 boletines on line Y5 OCT 2014
01/10/2014 pruebas finales 4to 2014 new NEW
24/09/2014 Invitación a vernissage Visual Arts Y6 2014
23/09/2014 pruebas finales 5to 2014 new
23/09/2014 pruebas finales 6to 2014 new
19/09/2014 FICHA MÉDICA
19/09/2014 Paso Severino Y1L 2014
19/09/2014 Boletines on line Y2 SET 2014
19/09/2014 Boletines on line Y3 SET 2014
19/09/2014 Boletines on line Y1 SET 2014
19/09/2014 Boletines on line Y5 and Y6 SET 2014
19/09/2014 Boletines on line Y4 SET 2014
05/09/2014 Feria de Universidades - invitación a padres de Y6 2014
05/09/2014 Feria de Universidades - carta a padres de Y4 & Y5 2014
21/08/2014 IGCSE 4th Year 2014
21/08/2014 IGCSE 3rd Year 2014
01/08/2014 Workshop - SOStener
01/08/2014 Selective absences
30/07/2014 Selective absences - attachment
29/07/2014 pruebas 3ero 2014
24/07/2014 Unreturned text books
04/07/2014 Boletines on line
04/07/2014 Hosting St. Gregory's Under 13
04/07/2014 Hosting St. Andrew's Under 14
04/07/2014 Trip to St. Gregory's Under 13 Gen. 2001
04/07/2014 Trip St. Andrew's Under 14 Gen. 2000
04/07/2014 pruebas 6to 2014
04/07/2014 pruebas 5to 2014
04/07/2014 Calendario Pruebas 4tos 2014
04/07/2014 Calendario Pruebas 2dos EFGH 2014
04/07/2014 Calendario Pruebas 2dos ABCD 2014
04/07/2014 Calendario Pruebas 1eros 2014
04/07/2014 jura bandera
04/07/2014 Protocolo uso Laptops Senior 2014
04/07/2014 Carta para padres Protocolo computers
04/07/2014 Uniform
04/07/2014 Y6 Ingeniería - Matemática 1
04/07/2014 Absences - gentle reminder Y6L
04/07/2014 Absences - gentle reminder Y5L
04/07/2014 Smoking policy
04/07/2014 Form Parents - introduction 2014
04/07/2014 Agradecimiento PC 2014
04/07/2014 IB Examination fees 2014
04/07/2014 Política de evaluaciones - parciales
04/07/2014 Política de evaluaciones
04/07/2014 Medicina y Agronomía
04/07/2014 Semana de Francia
04/07/2014 2014-Information Processing Devices

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Campamento Matemáticas - Febrero 2015

El pasado jueves 5 de Febrero alumnos de Maths Olympics (Delfina Collazo, Nicolás Collazo, Marcelo Perez, Julieta Regules y Alejandro Seré) concurrieron al Campamento Matemático (acompañados de la Prof. Natalia Colino) realizado en el Centro Educativo Los Pinos. Allí participaron de seminarios sobre estrategias de resolución de problemas a cargo de ex olímpicos y profesionales del área científica, lo que forma parte de su entrenamiento para las próximas Olimpíadas de Matemática nacionales e internacionales. Esta experiencia ha sido enriquecedora tanto a nivel académico, como a nivel personal y social.

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Beyond the data - influencing international student decision making


“The five most important factors for international students when considering study abroad are consistent regardless of where they intend to study. These five factors in order of importance are: quality of education (compared to their home country), international recognition of qualifications, the country’s attitude to international students, safety, and ease of getting a visa.


The four least important factors for international students when considering study abroad are also consistent regardless of where they intend to study. The four least important factors are: distance from home country, ability to get permanent residency in the destination country after study, exposure to culture or life in the destination country, better job prospects in the destination country.”


Hobsons recently released a new report called Beyond the data: Influencing international student decision making. The report is based on Hobsons’ International Student Survey and provides important insights into how international students decide where they will go for study abroad.
 

Click on the image to read the full article 

 

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