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DP Art Exhibition

This year, on Bazaar Day, the Grade 12 DP art students presented their DP Visual Art art works for exhibition.They chose to display a selection of the best art works made over the last two years. Not only did they have to create a coherent body of work on a personalised theme, but they also made curatorial decisions about how best to display the work in a way that would be engaging and meaningf...

DP Art Exhibition

One of the joys of being a DP teacher is to see the relieved, proud faces of students who have just completed major inquiry based assessments. While all DP subjects include inquiry based assessments, the assessments that seem to mean the most to many of our students involve preparing Visual Art studio pieces and showcasing them at our school annual Art Exhibition, coinciding with Bazaar Day.This y...

Japan's High School Diplomat

This summer, I was accepted into the 2014 High school diplomats program as one of the lucky 40 highschoolers out of the 804 applicants to represent Japan. From July 20 to August 11, I went to the United States, and visited the Pentagon, State department and other places in Washington DC, Virginia for homestay. In New York, we visited the Statue of Liberty, United Nations, IMF, and volunteered at H...