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|Language of instruction||English|
|Native English teachers|
|Extra languages (other than English)|
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|Language support for students not fluent in English||
English Language Learners
|Additional language classes offered by the school||
|Use of technology in the classroom||
ISD Primary is committed to the integration of technology as a support and facilitation for better learning. Classrooms have interactive smart boards at adjustable heights for class and group teaching. Tablet-based technology is used for individual and paired work. Discrete IT skills are taught so that the students develop progression in their learning. The inquiry-based approach from PYP is actively enhanced by the use of technology and we encourage the students to see the natural and intrinsic value of learner technologies in everyday life.
The secondary school has a one-to-one laptop policy. Each student uses the laptop as a tool for learning inside and outside the classroom. Software and digital tools such as Google Classroom and Managebac are used to ensure that each and every student benefits from all learning which is taking place.
|External examinations or assessments available||
|Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs||
Students with specific educational, physical, emotional or social needs will always be considered for ISD. The school collaborates with specialist therapists to meet a range of specific needs; however, these services could be at additional costs to parents.
|Entry evaluation for students||
Before admitting children to ISD, the Head of school will have an interview with the parents and their child / children.
|School start time||
|School finish time||
Primary: 14:45 (Wednesdays 12:30)
|Sports facilities at the school||
Primary campus: Students play and exercise in the schoolyard and gymnasium, both located in the Primary building. The older Primary students have the opportunity to have their gym lessons in the Oostpoort school gym.
Secondary campus: the students visit the well-equipped Stanislascollege Westplantsoen sport terrain, as well as the indoor sports facilities of the TU.
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school||
The International School Delft offers children a unique opportunity to experience or continue learning within an international education environment. ISD's students come from a diverse range of nationalities, cultures and backgrounds and are united by the common goal that their time at ISD will inspire them to learn for bright futures.
|Teaching approach of the school||
ISD is committed to developing young people who demonstrate integrity, responsibility and optimism in their daily lives. ISD will help to develop ethical students who learn how to seek solutions, be innovative and make a difference.