A pair of skis is the ultimate transportation to freedom.
― Warren Miller
|Tuesday, March 17||Winter Sports Banquet|
|Tuesday, March 24||Shadow Day for grade 5 (MS) and grade 8 (HS)|
|Friday, March 27–Monday, March 30||IB Visual Arts Exhibition|
|Friday, March 27–Sunday, March 29||HS Spring Musical: Singin’ in the Rain • Reserve seats|
|Saturday, April 4–Sunday, April 19||All-School Spring Holiday|
|Wednesday, April 22||HS Parent Coffee • 8:30, Casa Fleming|
|Monday, April 27||TASIS Speaker Series: John Hooper and Anna Kraczyna|
|Thursday, May 14–Sunday, May 24||Spring Arts Festival|
|Friday, May 15—Sunday, May 17||MS Spring Musical: Alice in Wonderland, JR.|
|Tuesday, May 26–Wednesday, May 27||ES Spring Musical: Out of the Woods|
|Saturday, May 30||HS Commencement Ceremony|
Student Activities Offered this Weekend
This weekend’s activities include a bonfire with s’mores at the fire pit on campus or ice skating on the new TASIS ice rink on Friday evening, an afternoon hike around Gandria or a day trip to Lucerne on Saturday, and a bagel and salmon brunch in Lanterna or an afternoon shopping trip to Foxtown on Sunday.
Weekend activities are open to all day and boarding students. Students can consult the HS Daily Bulletin for more details.
Intramural Sports Offered on Campus Next Week
To help offset the cancelation of March athletic competitions, the Athletics Department has developed an intramural sports schedule for any students who would like to participate. The following activities will be offered in the Palestra next week:
- Monday, March 9, 17:30–18:45: Badminton
- Tuesday, March 10, 16:00–18:00: Soccer
- Wednesday, March 11, 16:00–18:00: Volleyball
- Thursday, March 12, 16:00–18:00: Basketball
Students can make teams in advance or just show up and play, and they are free to come for some or all of the time each activity is offered. In addition, the fitness room will be open and supervised from 16:00–18:00 on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.
International Women’s Day Assembly
At next Friday’s High School Assembly, student veterans from the Opsahl Global Service Program (GSP) will present about International Women's Day and discuss issues facing women both globally and locally. The WISER (Kenya) GSP group will also report about its recent visit to Muhuru Bay, Kenya, where 12 TASIS students got to know the amazing young women of the Women’s Institute for Secondary Education and Research (WISER), which TASIS has partnered with since 2010.
Reserve Your Seats for the HS Spring Musical
Rehearsals are in full swing for this year’s High School Spring Musical, Singin’ in the Rain, which will premiere in the Palmer Center on Friday, March 27, at 19:30. Additional shows will be performed in the Palmer Center on Saturday, March 28, at 19:30 and on Sunday, March 29, at 14:30.
Coronavirus Information on TASIS Website
As noted in the email we sent yesterday, we have added a Coronavirus Information page to the TASIS website. There you will find an archive of our recent communications, a current list of our protocols and policies, and a collection of links to expert resources. We will continue to update this page as needed.
Personalized Water Bottles for Sale
Order a personalized, BPA-free, stainless steel water bottle (500 ml) to help the TPA carry out its goals! See the graphic below for more details, and if you would like to place an order, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the color, name, and font you would like. Proceeds from this sale will go toward TPA eco-conscious initiatives and TPA events.
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