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Calendar

Date

 Events

August 2016

 

09-14

Teacher Week

15

Orientation for Year 6, DP1 and all New Students 

DP2 Classes Begin

16

START OF SEMESTER 1 

Whole School Assembly

Year 6-10 Orientation

19 Extended Essay First Draft Deadline
25 Junior School Parents' Information Evening
26-28 DP1 Camp at Mt. Kasigau
29

Enrichment Programme Begins (Year 2-5)

September 2016

 
01 PYP Coffee Morning-Introduction to the PYP
02 Junior School Student Representative Council Campaign Assembly
05 CEM Assessments (Year 3,4 & 5)
08 PYP Coffee Evening-Introduction to the PYP
12

CEM Assessments (Year 1,2 & 3)

12-16 Student Representative Council (SRC) Speeches 
16 SRC Elections
17-18 CASA Novice Swimming
22 Primary Years Program Workshop - Citizenship (morning session)
25 ISA Tests this week (Year 3-5)
26 Settling-in Reports for New Students Sent to Parents
27-28 ISA Tests for Year 6-10
29 Primary Years Program Workshop - Citizenship (evening session)
30  IB Workshops (Category 1) 

October 2016

 
01 U-11 & U-13 Rounders Tournament
01-02 IB Workshops (Category 1)
06-07

Year 1-5 Parent-Teacher Conferences 

Senior School Parent-Teacher Conferences

07-09 CASA Open & Age Group Swimming Championships 10+
08 Under 11 Cricket Tournament (TBC)
08-22 Midterm Break (Mandatory for Residential Students)
23 Residential Students Return by 6:00 p.m.
24 School Reopens
26 DP2 Extended Essay Final Submission
28 Inter-House Academy Athletics 

November 2016

 
03 Primary Years Program Parent Workshop
04 Year 10 Personal Project Mock Exhibition
05 Inter-School Junior Athlectics (TBC)
05-06 CASA Open Junior Swimming Championships
10 Primary Years Program Parent Workshop
18 Year 8 Inventions Day
21 Arts Week Workshop 
24-25 Arts Week Performance 
28 Nov. - 02 Dec. 

DP1 November Exams 

DP2 Pre-Mock Examinations

December 2016

 

01-02

Junior School Art Exhibition

02

The Arts in Celebration Junior School Assembly 

03

Zawadi Bazaar

06

Christmas Tree Lighting

08

Junior School Enrichment Programme Ends

09

Whole School Assembly

DP1 & DP2 Semester 1 Examination Reports 

SCHOOL CLOSES FOR SEMESTER 1

10 Dec. - 04 Jan.

Holiday (Mandatory for Residential Students)

January 2017

 

05

SCHOOL REOPENS

23-28

Middle School Model United Nations (MSMUN)

30

SEMESTER 2 BEGINS

Semester 1 Reports Sent to Parents (6-10 & DP1)

31 

Junior School Semester 1 Reports Sent to Parents

February 2017

 
01 Year 1 Open House
02 Parent Information Evening - Primary Years Program Exhibition
03

Year 10 Personal Project Exhibition

Year 9 Parents' Personal Project Meeting

09-10

Junior School 3-Way Conferences

Junior School Book Fair

10

Semester 1 Awards

Year 9 Play

16-17

Senior School Peace Summit

20-25

East Africa Model United Nations (EAMUN)

22-25

Residential Expedition to Taita Hills

23-24

Midterm Break

27 SCHOOL REOPENS 
27-28 DP2 Mock Exams

March 2017

 

01-03

Year 10 Mock eAssesment 

03

Swimming Gala 

17

DP2 Mock Exam Reports

20-22

Primary Years Program Exhibition Panel Presentations

21

DP2 Parents' Evening to Discuss Mock Exam Results

25

Music, Art and Drama Night (MAD Night)

26-28

DP1 Environmental Systems & Societies/Geography Field Trip

April 2017

 
05 DP2 Portfolio of Acheivement Celebration
06 DP2 Students' April Break
06-07

Primary Years Program Exhibition

Parent-Teacher Conference (MYP & DP1)

10-21 School Holiday
23  Residential Students Return by 6:00 p.m.
24

START OF SEMESTER 3

DP2 Study Leave Begins

27 Year 5 Field Trip and Unit Information Meeting
28 Swahili Day
28 Apr. - 20 May DP2 Final IB Exams

May 2017

 

01

Public Holiday - Labour Day

05

Year 10 Portfolio of Acheivement Celebration

08-12

Year 6-9 & DP1 May Exams

08-19

Year 10 Final eAssessments

18-19

DP1 Extended Essay days

17-19

Year 5 Field Trip - Camps International (date TBC)

22-26

President's Award - Mt. Kenya Expedition

20

Diploma 2017 Graduation

25

Junior School Africa Day

26

May Exam Reports

Ramadhan begins*

June 2017

 
01 Public Holiday - Madaraka Day
07-10 Senior School Art Exhibition
08-09 DP1 Group 4 Project 
09 Year 5 Party
12

Senior School Sports Awards Gala

Junior School Enrichment Programme Ends

12-16 Student-Led Conferences
16 Year 5 Graduation Assembly
20 Semester 2 Awards Ceremony
23

End of Year Whole School Assembly 

Annual Awards Ceremony

Junior School Assembly

SCHOOL CLOSES

24 Jun. - 14 Aug. Holiday (Mandatory for Residential Students)