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  • Sudan Week Poster Design Contest

    By KICS on February 11, 2020
    his quarter the students in Primary and Secondary participated in a poster contest for the Sudan Week Celebration. The winning poster was created by Talya Ahmed and Yasmi...
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  • Y3 ODE

    By KICS on February 10, 2020
    The Outdoor Education trip is an exciting event in Year 3. It is the first ODE trip for students, and they get to venture out together for a night under the stars. This y...
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  • New Sudan - presentation by Y6 Students

    By KICS on February 10, 2020
    Last week, the YR 6 students did an incredible job at the Assembly, presenting on why people should come to the new Sudan. The speeches were well prepared and the student...
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  • Around the IB Section

    By KICS on February 03, 2020
    The Theory of Knowledge course is unique to the IB Diploma and encourages students to think about the nature of knowledge, to reflect on the process of learning in all th...
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  • Service Learning

    By KICS on January 30, 2020
    Student CAS Project During October last year, we raised awareness about breast cancer and donations to provide mammograms for our KICS female support staff members. Th...
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  • Y5 ODE

    By KICS on January 22, 2020
    On January 22nd, Year 5 made the trip to Elifoun farm to spend the night on ODE. Having not had the chance to experience ODE during the previous school year due to securi...
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  • A sad start to the New Year

    By KICS on January 16, 2020
    It was with deep regret that we learnt of the tragic car accident involving the Dirou family in Egypt just before the New Year. The family has been in our thoughts this w...
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  • Year 6 ODE

    By KICS on January 15, 2020
    The year 6 ODE trip to Escape was a huge success! After a strenuous hike across the desert, the year 6 students were greeted by the magnificent sight of the Nile! Student...
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  • Service Learning

    By KICS on December 16, 2019
    In the past couple of weeks, we have invited our partner schools over for a sports event and for the rehearsals of Charlie Brown. The students were happy to have been abl...
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  • CAS Project of Y12 Students Shaza and Yousif

    By KICS on December 16, 2019
    In addition to creating a portfolio of CAS activities, IB Diploma students must undertake a CAS project of at least one months duration that challenges students to show i...
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  • Unit Community “A shared sense of belonging occurs when people when people are able to negotiate and appreciate their complex and often messy differences”

    By KICS on December 16, 2019
    Our unit community A shared sense of belonging occurs when people when people are able to negotiate and appreciate their complex and often messy differences can be relate...
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  • Year 6 students attended the I CAN Children’s Global Summit

    By KICS on December 16, 2019
    This November a group of six Year 6 students attended the I CAN Childrens Global Summit in Rome. They were part of a group of 2,000 children from over 40 countries who ga...
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  • Visiting Kamala's Studio

    By KICS on December 16, 2019
    The Art teachers and DP artists were welcomed by Kamala to her studio. It was a magical and inspiring experience. In preparation for the upcoming KICS event, honouring Ka...
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  • KICS Riding School

    By KICS on December 05, 2019
    Busy times at KICS stables! The past two weeks all our students have been practising how to ride a Prix Caprilli test, and next week is judgement week! Bein...
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  • Arts Department

    By KICS on December 05, 2019
    Creativity - Innovative ideas can happen when existing or new concepts are brought together or expressed in a new way, As part of their current unit, Y7 recently visit...
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  • Arts Department

    By KICS on December 05, 2019
    Last week Ms Kezia and Y1 paid a visit to the Secondary Art room. They were inspired by the mono-prints Y11 are currently creating for their portraiture studies which is ...
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  • Y12 IB Chemistry SL students make rockets.

    By KICS on December 05, 2019
    After a unit on stoichiometry, students used what they had learned to create rockets out of plastic bottles. Omers rocket went the highest and furthest and this is how he...
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  • Y12 and Y13 IB Theatre students learned about Bunraku

    By KICS on December 05, 2019
    The Year 12 and Y13 IB Theatre students learned about Bunraku (Japanese Puppetry). The students and Mr Lawrence made a puppet out of paper. Once completed, the ...
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  • From the Primary Library

    By KICS on December 05, 2019
    We had a wonderful Book Week from November 17th through 21st in the Primary Section. During Book Week we celebrate books and reading. Every day, we had guests reading and...
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  • Y12 and Y10 Business Field Trip

    By KICS on December 05, 2019
    Y12 Business Management and Y10 Business studies students went on a small field trip to interview Ms. Gisma, our local chi lady. Ms. Gisma has been working in the same sp...
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  • CAS Project-24 Hour on-foot relay

    By KICS on December 05, 2019
    It was with nervous anticipation that a group of Year 12 CAS students took on the task of organizing our first 24hr on-foot relay here at KICS two weeks ago. Whether it w...
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  • Year 8 ODE

    By KICS on November 26, 2019
    We went to Sabaloka for this ODE trip. We camped for two nights and spent a day on a sandy river bank at the 6th cataract. Here are the reactions of the year 8s. . ...
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  • Book Week

    By KICS on November 17, 2019
    We have just finished another Book Week at KICS. One important part of Book Week is Drop Everything And Read (D.E.A.R) and students and teachers spent 15 minutes reading ...
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  • Year 12 Thailand Expedition Trip

    By KICS on November 07, 2019
    On the 16th of November our Yr 12s safely landed back in Khartoum from what has become a KICS tradition and right of passage, the Thailand Trip. The trip is also the begi...
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  • KICS 24hr (On foot) Relay

    By KICS on November 07, 2019
    Dear KICS Community, A group of Year 12 CAS students are excited to invite you to the first KICS 24hr (On-Foot) Relay! The event will take place from 2:15pm, Wedne...
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  • KICSMUN

    By KICS on October 30, 2019
    Last week our campus was buzzing with students from all over Khartoum, dressed in their best business attire. KICSMUN XIV will go down in history as one of the best Model...
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  • ODE - Year 7

    By KICS on October 29, 2019
    Day 1 We had a great first day, although I had to shorten the walk as some students struggled from the start of the walk. We managed to pitch our tents quickly and the g...
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  • ODE - Year 4

    By KICS on October 23, 2019
    This year the year 4s went to the KICS Field to spend the night in the great outdoors. The trip started by trying to fit all their stuff in the school provided backpack. ...
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  • Venice Art Trip

    By KICS on September 27, 2019
    The Venice trip was an amazing experience where we all got to learn a lot, while simultaneously having an immense amount of fun. Italy-Venice more specifically, had alway...
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  • IMYC’s Current Big Ideas

    By KICS on September 26, 2019
    Adaptability: Adaptability is demonstrated by the ability to change, alter or cope with new environments or circumstances. Communication: When information is share...
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  • Flag Raising Ceremony

    By KICS on September 19, 2019
    The annual flag raising ceremony in its 6th year has been a great success as always. It has givenboth the students and staff an opportunity to appreciate and celebrate th...
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  • Spirit Week

    By KICS on September 15, 2019
    Between the 15th and the 19th of September, Student Council planned a successful Spirit Week full of activities and created an enjoyable atmosphere throughout the Seconda...
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  • Service Learning

    By KICS on September 12, 2019
    A new year and a lot of opportunities to connect to people and to reach out to people. The public schools have opened again and soon we will go and visit our partner scho...
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  • Little KICS Bike Day

    By KICS on May 28, 2019
    As a celebration of our growth and development this school year, we happily drove our bikes and scooters around the campus. We showed our enthusiasm and resilience in spi...
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  • Congratulations to the Class of 2019

    By KICS on May 24, 2019
    The school saw a total of 28 students graduating from the IB program. The 24th May, 2019 will go down in history as a mark of yet another journey for the graduates. When ...
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  • Moving up Assembly

    By KICS on May 23, 2019
    Congratulations to Year 6 for successfully completing Primary school! This is a big step in the life of a child, as it marks the transition from the younger years of lear...
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  • Cairo Track and Field weekend 

    By KICS on May 03, 2019
    What a weekend it was. A weekend packed with excitement. Excitement from the comfort of a lazy chair during the Avengers Endgame, through competing against other schools,...
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  • World Earth Day

    By KICS on April 29, 2019
    A world map crossing activity between Primary and Secondary which brought us closer together as a community. The secondary students teamed up with the primary students to...
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  • IB Students Celebrate Women's Day

    By KICS on March 10, 2019
    In celebration of International Womens Day, four inspirational Sudanese women Dr. Magda, Ms Reem, Dr. Nahid and Ms Mai came to KICS to answer questions posed by IB studen...
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  • Thailand Trip

    By KICS on February 28, 2019
    The trip: Khartoum - Dubai - Bangkok - Chiang Mai. 31 hours from door to door. Was it worth it? ABSOLUTELY. We started our journey on a Thursday. It was the first time...
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  • Y10 Work Experience

    By KICS on February 28, 2019
    This year, due to the civil unrest, we were unable to send our Year 10s off campus for work experience. We improvised and provided students with some on-campus options in...
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  • Week Without Walls 2019 

    By KICS on February 28, 2019
    Theme: Education. Sub themes; Visual Arts- Performing Arts-Sports-Design-IT-Literature-Hygiene Child Protection One the week starting 24th February the students of Y7...
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  • Robotics ECA

    By KICS on February 24, 2019
    The robotics ECA uses the Parallax systems ActivityBot, a fully functional robot with an 8-core micro processor in a C++ programming environment. In this activity, the ro...
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  • Sudan Week

    By KICS on February 21, 2019
    Celebrate Sudan Week- a week full of activities with a purpose to strengthen school communitys appreciation of local culture through a celebration of Sudanese history, so...
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  • Primary Sports Day

    By KICS on February 19, 2019
    Our Y1-6 Sports Day was a celebration of sport, grit, teamwork and good sportsmanship. It was a good demonstration of the community spirit we have here at KICS. Final ...
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  • Street Fayre

    By KICS on February 15, 2019
    On the 17th of February 2019, the school hosted the annual Street Fayre. Just entering the school premises you could hear the joy that filled the air - Kids singing, laug...
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  • MEUC Dubai Swim Meet

    By KICS on February 10, 2019
    Last week we retuned from our annual swim meet in Dubai. It was again a fantastic event. Our students loved it and they did really well. A few years back Simona started t...
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  • Book Week

    By KICS on November 25, 2018
    One week of the year we dedicate and celebrate our love of reading with guest speakers and an entertaining character parade. Book Week is a week of collaboration and u...
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  • KICSMUN XIII

    By KICS on November 22, 2018
    On the 7th of November 2018, the 13th annual KICSMUN conference was declared officially open under the theme of Empowering Human Development in an Increasingly Globalized...
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  • Year 7 ODE

    By KICS on November 08, 2018
    Day of departure At 8am all students were ready to go and almost forgot to actually pack their bags.We followed the same routine as last year. Load up the truck, get t...
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  • Jamal Mahjoub - Visiting Author

    By KICS on November 05, 2018
    On Monday the 5th of November, the distinguished writer Jamal Mahjoub had a conversation with our community in the Secondary Library about his last published book A line ...
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  • Year 4 ODE

    By KICS on October 24, 2018
    This year the year 4s went to KICS Stables to spend the night in the great outdoors.The trip started by trying to fit all their stuff in the school provided backpack. The...
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  • Founders day meeting with Mr. Osama

    By KICS on October 22, 2018
    Representatives from the Primary and Secondary Student Council met with the Founder of the school, Mr. Osama Daoud. The students gave the founders a letter of appreciatio...
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  • Primary Swimathon - 2018

    By KICS on October 09, 2018
    The Primary Swimathon this week was a great success. Students from Little KICS to Year 6 did a fantastic job swimming laps to raise money for the Kids for Kids charity. I...
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  • The ISTA London HS Festival

    By KICS on October 03, 2018
    The ISTA London HS Festival was a celebration of bringing a diverse group of students, teachers, and artistic team members from around the world into one place at Egham. ...
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  • KICSPA Picnic

    By KICS on September 20, 2018
    This year, the welcome event was an extension of World Peace Day that was celebrated at school the week before. Parents and teachers brought along a national dish to shar...
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  • Peace Day

    By KICS on September 20, 2018
    This year at KICS we had a range of activities celebrating peace day, we called it peace week instead. Displays were placed in the cafeteria at the beginning of the week ...
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  • Flag Raising Ceremony

    By KICS on September 19, 2018
    We had our fifth Flag Raising and International Peace Day Ceremony, whereby our worlds future leaders, the students of today, who respects and understand the values of un...
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  • Gordons Visit

    By KICS on April 25, 2018
    BACKGROUND The background to the visit starts with research for an IB Diploma EE about Gordon and the Fall of Khartoum in 1885. In the course of this research it was d...
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  • Ski Trip - 2018

    By KICS on March 30, 2018
    During Spring Break this year 30 students and 4 teachers set out on an adventure to Crans-Montana, Switzerland to do some skiing and snowboarding. Many of the kids were f...
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  • Primary Arabic Evening 2018

    By KICS on February 22, 2018
    Thursday the 22nd of February 2018 was a special night as primary students from year 3 to 6 performed in the annual Primary Arabic Evening. It was an opportunity to share...
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