j.davis - Posted Thursday, Oct 13, 2016 5:16:33 PM
The count down to MUNISH has begun starting with all the flags being hung in the plaza yesterday. MUNISH 2016 will be held from Friday November 4th to Sunday November 6th 2016.
The The theme for the XXVI annual MUNISH conference is 'Growth and Accountability'. This theme allows every participant at the conference to discuss important issues confronting humanity in the 21st century such as; peace and security, sustainable development, human rights and more.
if you would like some more information, please visit the Munish website on http://www.munish.nl/
To see the amazing "Welcome to Munish" video from last year to remind yourself of just how fabulous The Hague can look click HERE Made by our very own 2016 Graduate Liam McClain.
j.davis - Posted Thursday, Oct 6, 2016 4:56:00 PM
j.davis - Posted Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 4:34:31 PM
ISH Choir, poet and soloists took part at the International day Q&A presided by the Mayor of The Hague, Burgemeester van Aartsen at the Museon last Sunday. The students were congratulated by the organisers for their "fantastic performance".
j.davis - Posted Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 12:10:00 PM
Freedom from Chemical Dependency
FCD PARENT PLATFORM EVENING
When: Thursday, Sept. 22nd at 7:00pm
Where: MDA at the ISH
ISH is pleased to host an evening with an experienced FCD prevention specialist, Eduardo Torres, who is able to support and guide parents on topics such as:
This evening event presents an ideal opportunity for discussing alcohol and other drug-related issues with your children.
Parental involvement is crucial to our efforts to reduce the risks teenagers face.
We want our students to hear from both school and home that we are concerned about alcohol, tobacco and other drug use by adolescents, and that we are committed to keeping our children safe.
Please feel free to contact the Health Officers or the Counseling and Learning Support Staff with questions or concerns.
FCD (Freedom from Chemical Dependency) is a non-profit organization that provides substance abuse prevention education for schools, using skilled and experienced specialists, who have achieved long-term recovery from alcohol or other drug addictions. Since 1976, they have taught over a million students of all ages.
From Monday, September 19th to Friday, September 23rd, 2016 an FCD prevention specialist will be leading discussions, assemblies, and drop-in chats for students and staff at the ISH.
Amongst other topics, the sessions will focus on:
- Avoidance of alcohol and other illegal or illicit drugs during the growing years.
- Empowering young people to make responsible choices regarding alcohol or drug use.
- Recognition of early warning signs of substance abuse, and effective intervention.
- The physiological and psychological effects of alcohol and other drugs.
- Awareness of drug addiction, including alcoholism, as a progressive, chronic, and often fatal disease.