Dear class of 2020, Congratulations! What a year we have had! I saw a meme the other day that said that no one who answered the question in 2015, “Where do you see yourself in five years” got it right.
Dear Class of 2019, Congratulations! You are the first TIS students to complete the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme courses at our school. Our whole school community — students, parents, teachers, and board members — has come together to paddle ourselves
Dear TIS Community, Wow, what a week! The CIS visit is finished, and we can now get some rest and relaxation during Golden Week. I believe that the CIS Evaluation Visit was a resounding success. We chose to go through
Tsukuba International School Graduation Speech Shaney Crawford June 22, 2017 Thank you all for coming today to celebrate our students’ learning. We are lucky this year in that very few of our students will actually be leaving after this ceremony.
Dear TIS Community, I am extremely proud and excited to announce that Tsukuba International School is now authorized to offer the Diploma Programme of the International Baccalaureate. This achievement culminates nine years of efforts of our collective school community to
Tsukuba International School Graduation Speech Shaney Crawford, Principal June 23, 2016 Thank you all for coming today to celebrate the graduation of our kindergarten students into Grade 1, our Grade 5 students into the Middle Years Programme, our Grade 10
What if…? A Dedication to Our New School Building Tsukuba International School Shaney Crawford May 21, 2016 The building that you are standing in today comes at a price. Of course, there was a financial price that we had to
Tsukuba International School Graduation Speech Shaney Crawford, Principal June 18 2015 Students, Parents, Teachers, Welcome to the 2015 TIS Graduation ceremony. It gives me great pleasure to say a few parting words to the graduating classes and the students who
Tsukuba International School Transfer Ceremony March 5, 2015 I have been asked to give a speech to recognize your departure from our school. Whenever anyone leaves our school, I have to sign a piece of paper and I really, really
Tsukuba International School Graduation Speech Shaney Crawford, Principal June 19, 2014 Mr. Kano, our former principal, liked to give speeches. Actually, he liked to give quite long speeches. When he was giving a speech, I would sit in the back