AIS Friday Flash

Friday, May 19, 2023

Happy Friday Flash!

Congratulations to our new Lower School Principal, Cedric Herve and our new Upper School Principal, Lara Schupack. We look forward to welcoming the two principals this summer, at which time we will organize a welcome event where you can meet and speak with them.

Final PTO Meeting and Elections! Tuesday, May 23rd, 5:30pm - 6:30pm

The final PTO meeting of the year will be held in the AIS Science Lab this coming Tuesday and all are welcome to attend in person or virtually. Elections for next year's PTO Officers will also be held this evening.

End of Year Picnic and Thank You Jacques Weber Celebration!

Friday, June 2nd, 4:30pm - 7:30pm

The PTO invites you to the annual AIS's end-of-year picnic and a farewell celebration for our Head of School, Jacques Weber. There will be food trucks and sweets, as well as music and other entertainment. Bring your lawn game and chairs to celebrate the end of the 2022/2023 school year. It would be appreciated if you would help us get an estimate of attendees for the food vendors by signing up. Looking forward to the fun and games.

From the 8th Graders - Alumni Day

SAVE THE DATE!!!!!!!!! Hello everyone, we are throwing an AIS Alumni Day! This day is for past 8th grade graduates to hang out with old friends and classmates, and celebrate graduation! We plan on having our past 8th grade graduates celebrate their memory by putting their handprint on a special ‘memory bench’, so they will always be remembered! This 8th grade ceremony will be at 5 PM on the 24th of May, 2023 Afterward, any past AIS alumni students are invited at 6pm on the 24th of May, 2023, for drinks, food and music! Right after the 8th grade celebration.

We hope that any past AIS alumni can make it to this party, but if you can't, we would love to hear news from you (where you go to school, when you graduated, etc). We also hope that our graduating seniors of high school (the CM2 class of 2018-2019) will be able to come and celebrate with us their accomplishments from all their years in AIS and their high schools.

Summer Camp Register Now

We have limited spots for French Camp so make sure you sign your child(ren) up. There are a few spots left for IdeaLab, Mindset Math, Drone Together, and Wicked Workshop Youth Architecture Program. Make sure you get your spot before they are all taken.


I am still collecting orders. If you have reached out to me about missing brings I will be following up with you early next week. If you would like to order a brick or would like to add an additional brick or two, we will be doing a second batch, and you can place your order by completing this form. Bricks are per student, at $150 each.

Creating Spaces for Belonging in Schools Through Courageous Leadership

By Ariane Baer-Harper

We are excited to share this article written by our HOS Elect and published by The International Educator. Closing sentence- As school leaders, we have a responsibility to regularly question what school culture we are creating and making a reality for others, and we need to ensure that everyone under our care feels safe, seen, and heard.

Save the dates

Mark these important upcoming dates on your calendars.

  • 5/23 PTO Meeting / Elections
  • 5/24 AIS Alumni Day
  • 5/26 8th Grade Graduation 5:00pm
  • 5/26 Middle School and CM2 Dance 6:30pm - 9:00pm
  • 5/29 Memorial Day - No School
  • 5/30 5th Grade Achievement Ceremony
  • 6/1 Final PTO Coffee
  • 6/2 End of the Year Picnic
  • 6/6 Field Day for students
  • 6/6 Final AIS Board Meeting
  • 6/8 Last Day of School
  • 6/12 Summer Camp Starts
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