The world of work; A Student’s Journey – Parent Workshop!

Three of our alumni recently shared their career tips, experiences of working life, and general life lessons during an online parent workshop entitled ‘The World of Work; A Student’s Journey.’ During the workshop, hosted by Mr David Whitney (Head of Social Sciences) & Mr Samuel Wickham (Higher Education Advisor), Ian Ze-Yan Lai (Class ‘14), Joyie Chooi (Class ‘15) and Henrietta Teh (Class ‘16) all shared their experiences of the transition from GIS through Higher...


GIS Careers’ Day- 2020!

Four of our Alumni recently shared their experiences of working life, career tips and general life lessons for our current students. Here we hear a little more of the pearls of wisdom offered on our annual Careers Day 2020.    Keynote: Alumna Yvonne Natalie Kniese, Class of 2000  Public Speaking & Communication Coaching at NK Communications PLT “It was a pleasure to speak about careers and life choices with the Sixth Formers at GIS earlier this month. I remember...


Meet our Fabulous 2020 Scholars!

At GIS, our outstanding academic results, extensive extra-curricular programmes and innovative approaches to teaching and learning place us amongst the best British international schools in the world. Our scholarship programme is designed to reward and motivate talented students- outstanding scholars, musicians or sportspeople – or a combination of all three. Throughout the year, we launch different types of scholarships, both internal and external.  This week, we held a special event to...


Class of 1995 Zoom Online Alumni Reunion!

At GIS, we always welcome and encourage events organised by our former students and Alumni reunions are definitely a favorite of ours. The Alumni members from Class of 2000 recently had their Alumni Reunion via Zoom Meeting on Saturday 15th, August 2020, celebrating their 25 year of anniversary.  The event gathered around Alumni from this year group, Teacher Mrs Lim from the GIS Leadership Team, former and current teachers. This reunion sparked a sense of nostalgia for everyone who...


Class of 2000 Zoom Online Alumni Reunion!

At GIS, we always welcome and encourage events organised by our former students and Alumni reunions are definitely a favorite of ours. The Alumni members from Class of 2000 recently had their Alumni Reunion via Zoom Meeting on Saturday 18th, July 2020, celebrating their 20 year of anniversary.  The event gathered around 56 Alumni from this year group, Teacher Mrs Lim from the GIS Leadership Team, former and current teachers. This reunion sparked a sense of nostalgia for everyone who...


Class of 1990 Zoom Online Alumni Reunion!

At GIS, we always welcome and encourage events organised by our former students and Alumni reunions are definitely a favorite of ours. The Alumni members from Class of 1990 recently had their Alumni Reunion via Zoom Meeting on Saturday 13th, June 2020, celebrating their 30 year of anniversary.  The event gathered Class of 1990 Alumni, Teacher Mrs Lim from the GIS Leadership Team, former and current teachers. This reunion sparked a sense of nostalgia for everyone who attended. It was a great...


Class of 1982 Zoom Online Alumni Reunion!

At GIS, we always welcome and encourage events organised by our former students and Alumni reunions are definitely a favorite of ours. The Alumni members from Class of 1982 recently had their Alumni Reunion via Zoom Meeting on Friday 15th, May 2020.  The event gathered 1982 Alumni, GIS Principal Mr Robert Stitch, former and current teachers,. This reunion sparked a sense of nostalgia for everyone who attended. It was a great evening where everyone enjoyed seeing their teachers, catching up...


Class of 1984 Alumni Reunion!

Recently we welcomed back the Class of 1984! It was the first time most of the group had returned back to GIS since graduating, believe it or not! It was lovely to learn that, during that time, a number of the group have sent (or currently have) their own children at GIS.  The group was welcomed by our Principal, Robert Stitch, who brought the room up to speed on the latest school news and developments. The group then enjoyed lunch in the Sally Watkins room, followed by a tour around...


“The Climate Change Crisis” By Alumnus Dr Donald Lee

Last week we had the pleasure of welcoming GIS Alumnus from Class of 1953, Dr Donald Lee, a senior economist with the United Nations in New York. Dr Lee has worked with the UN for 20 years and is a passionate advocate for climate action, human rights and social change.    Dr Lee spoke to GIS students and staff about a number of issues including the critical importance of global temperature rise, ecological, social and human issues surrounding rising sea levels and the impact of...


GIS London Gathering December 2019!

A sincere thank you to all those who were able to join us last Friday at our London Alumni ‘Re:Connect’ Gathering. We had great fun sharing our love for GIS and celebrating the festive season in style in the heart of Waterloo. It came as no surprise that GIS alumni loved the team quiz we put together - the GIS competitive spirit definitely lives on!   Congratulations to Sarah Chok, Nicole Tan, Minna Richt and KheYee Lim who won the team quiz! Their prize is a celebratory team...