Despite dark clouds and threatening weather, FIS community members – both new and old – turned out in near record numbers for the school's annual Welcome BBQ and Groundbreaking Ceremony.
Members from the FIS community laced up their sneakers and joined more than 1,300 other runners and walkers for the 9th Annual Integrative Run to support the Oberurseler Werkstätten (Workshop for the Handicapped in Oberursel). The 1.5K walk or 3-6K run is one of the organization's biggest fundraising events.
Cold and wet late-summer weather hasn't been the only thing soaking FIS Community members with the arrival of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
Congratulations are due to the class of 2014 for their outstanding performance in the International Baccalaureate (IB) examinations.
For the class of 2014, Saturday 7 June marked the end of an era as 130 seniors walked across the stage in the Oberursel Stadthalle to collect their diplomas.
The weekend of 16-18 May was a big one for FIS as hundreds of community members – students, parents, alumni, and faculty and staff – descended on the Oberursel Campus for three days of non-stop fun.
Grade 2 Students get a unique opportunity to see – and feed – one of the endangered animals they have been studying.
On the first Saturday in April, a group of FIS Eco-Warriors set out to clean the Urselbach, the little stream that tumbles across part of the Oberursel campus.
FIS seniors celebrated the final day of regular classes with a traditional after-school water fight.
FIS students and teachers put their knitting needles together to create a colorful covering at the Upper School.