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Dallas International School Sophomore to Represent Team U.S.A. in Triathlon Event
Ali Sadek opened the e-mail and read it, then read it again. It just couldn’t be real. “Hello Triathlete. Congratulations! Due to your placement at the 2016...
Dallas International School     May 18 2017
DIS Students Tour Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
The children chattered excitedly as they waited in the rainbow-colored lobby, giant check in hand, ready to have their picture taken at the Scottish Rite...
Dallas International School     May 11 2017
Holocaust Survivor Speaks to Dallas International School Students
The assembled ninth graders hung on Zsuzsannah Ozsváth’s every word, listening intently to her personal history full of tragedy, fear, suffering and,...
Dallas International School     May 4 2017
Author and Dallas International School Parent Speaks to English Honor Society
David Tomlinson wanted to make one thing clear: writing a book is not easy. “I always knew I wanted to write a book,” Tomlinson told students of the DIS...
Dallas International School     Apr 26 2017
Dallas International School Launches Mandarin Chinese Program
Dallas International School has always focused on helping students become fluent in the languages of the world, including French, English and Spanish. Starting...
Dallas International School     Apr 19 2017
Flodin Sisters Dominate Tennis Court
For Isabella and Simone Flodin, tennis is a family affair. “I’ve been playing since I was nine years old, and Simone’s been playing since she was seven,”...
Dallas International School     Apr 6 2017
DIS Eighth Graders Win First Prize at Regional Science Fair
Have you ever thought about the level of toxicity within the bodies of water around your neighborhood? Ever gone so far as to carefully test a few of them by...
Dallas International School     Mar 30 2017
DIS Students Race for a Cause
The students crowded behind the starting line, full of nervous energy and eager to begin. “Are we ready?” shouted coach Jesse Llamas as a crowd of parents...
Dallas International School     Mar 22 2017
Famous French Flutist Visits Campus
The students sat, enraptured, as Jean Ferrandis swayed back and forth on stage, his gleaming flute appearing to be just another part of his tall figure. Sweet...
Dallas International School     Mar 14 2017
Diversity Art Exhibit Showcases Student Creativity
As the lawyers at Hunton & Williams, LLP streamed out of their offices and into the break room-turned-art gallery, the noise level rose precipitously. “This...
Dallas International School     Mar 7 2017
DIS Director Travels to France to Give Conference on Cartoonist Father
Harold LeDoux had always wanted to go to Angoulème, France. The capital of the comic strip, as the place is known, was originally a paper-producing town,...
Dallas International School     Mar 1 2017
Robotics Challenge Stretches Young Minds
The students crowded excitedly around the laptop as they plotted their robot’s next move. The task seemed simple: get the robotic car past the obstacles in...
Dallas International School     Feb 22 2017
Abroad in Taiwan: A Conversation With Betsy Dryburgh
DIS students often set aside time to study abroad at one of their many sister schools around the globe before they graduate. When sophomore student Betsy...
Dallas International School     Feb 7 2017
DIS Student Council Donates Food to Shelter
As snow flurries swirled outside the window in the icy late afternoon of January 6, the members of the DIS student council had a conundrum to solve: what to do...
Dallas International School     Feb 1 2017
Chinese New Year Celebration Brings Down the House
Normally, it’s pretty hard to get a cafeteria stuffed with middle and high school students to quiet down. But when a group of DIS 6th graders took the stage...
Dallas International School     Jan 26 2017
Dallas International School Alumni Return to Campus
Several Dallas International School alumni sat on the lit stage of the MPR as pictures of their college and professional experiences flashed on the projector...
Dallas International School     Jan 11 2017
Where In the World: Paul Priam (Class of '10)
One thing becomes very clear very quickly once you start talking to Paul Priam: he’s going places. Priam, a DIS alumnus who graduated in 2010, is back in...
Dallas International School     Nov 30 2016
Young Adult Novelist Visits Dallas International School Campus
A good story has to feature interesting characters. Luckily, author Kay Honeyman has a lot of real-life characters to give her inspiration. In addition to...
Dallas International School     Nov 17 2016
Staff Spotlight: Dr. Mea Ahlberg, Director of Admissions
Dr. Mea Ahlberg is captivated by cultures. You could say that they’ve been her life’s work. “I love the interaction with people of different backgrounds and...
Dallas International School     Nov 11 2016
"No one expected us to do it" - The High School Soccer State Champions Speak
No one expected them to be there, on that soccer field, in that championship match. Not even the players themselves. “We didn’t think we even had a team,...
Dallas International School     Nov 3 2016
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