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Posted by on Wednesday, February 20, 2019
ACS is deeply saddened by the passing of Dick Krajczar who was the Superintendent of ACS from 1980 - 1989. Join us in celebrating the life of Dick Krajczar by posting your favorite memory on our Facebook page in the comments and sharing (or send in) any photos you may have. About Dick Krajczar Dick Krajczar was the Superintendent of ACS from 1980 - 1989. After ACS, he also served as the Head of School at the International School of Kuala Lumpur. He continued his service in the education... Read More
Posted by on Friday, February 15, 2019
Posted by on Thursday, February 14, 2019
    We had the privilege of hosting UK author Ruth Eastham and UK author and adventure videographer Matt Dickinson. Matt gave an "Everest and Beyond" talk, showing dramatic images from his Everest climb. He also shared how these experiences have inspired his writing. The Award Winning author, Ruth Eastham, shared her books and how she finds inspiration for her writing. She also conducted creative writing workshops in several classes across the three divisions. Click on the following link... Read More
Posted by on Monday, February 11, 2019
On behalf of the entire ACS community, we want to say that we are so profoundly proud of every student and athlete that took part in 6 different events this past weekend. We are also extremely proud of the Girls Basketball Team winning the SAISA Girls Tournament hosted here at the Scorpions Den.  Here is a recap of the weekend: SAISA Boys Soccer hosted at TAISM, Muscat, OMAN The Boys Soccer team competed in 7 games in Oman last weekend, they reached and battled against TAISM in the semi-... Read More
Posted by on Tuesday, February 5, 2019
    On Thursday, January 31, 2019, the PTG hosted their second Bingo Night of the school year and it was another smashing success! The community gathered together for an evening filled with lots of fun and laughter, everyone was a winner! A special thank you goes out to ACS parent, Rania Kuttab, for securing great prizes from our wonderful sponsors:  Click on the following link to view more photos from the event: PTG Bingo Night - January 2019.  
Posted by on Sunday, February 3, 2019
      On February 1st , our swim team participated in the first ASL swim meet of the season hosted at the International Academy -  Amman (IAA). Our team swam with a lot of heart and performed well, improving in about 50% of the their swims. This was a great opportunity for our swimmers to race the events that they will be participating in at the competition in Greece later this month. Mark your calendars for the next ASL competition that will be hosted at ACS on March 23 - come out and... Read More
Posted by on Wednesday, January 30, 2019
On January 30th, ACS hosted a fantastic talk about Google for Education integration across school systems. Our guest speaker Mr. Abhay Pandita, General Manager of iSolutions - UAE, facilitated the talk which included other tech professionals from other local and international schools in Amman. ACS is proud to be one of the leader schools in the region that effectively use Google for Education tools and technologies across it elementary, middle and high school divisions, as well as within its IT... Read More
Posted by on Thursday, January 24, 2019
ACS Students rocked the house yet again! The second annual ACS Battle of the Bands was held on Wednesday, January 23, 2019. It was an entertaining evening with an impressive lineup of talented students (and teachers!). Each band performed 3 songs; an Arabic song, an original piece and a cover song and were judged based on several components from musical talent, team chemistry to original song lyrics. It was evident that these students spent countless hours composing and rehearsing to put on... Read More
Posted by on Wednesday, January 16, 2019
    High school students were visited by 38 speakers on Career Day who covered a variety of disciplines including security, technology, education, fashion design, nursing, advertising, psychology, hospitality and many more. A big thank you to our ACS parents, friends, alumni, staff, and Booster Club seniors for all their time and support in making the day such a successful one. To view more photos from the day, click on the following link: Career Day 2019.  
Posted by on Thursday, December 20, 2018
Everyone here at ACS is in the holiday spirit and looking forward to a wonderful winter break. Enjoy a clip from the flash mob our amazing teachers surprised the elementary students with this week. Happy Holidays and Happy New Year from all of us at ACS!