Due to recent events involving COVID-19, KSIP will be offering a virtual learning programme to our students until April 7th pending further directives from MINSA/MEDUCA.
If you would like to schedule or have scheduled a visit to KSIP, please contact the Admissions team at firstname.lastname@example.org +507 6982-1407 on Whatsapp to arrange a virtual tour of the school or a Skype conference call.
We want to give our students, teachers, staff, and parents a huge “shoutout” for a successful roll out today. We, as a team, came together to work through the challenges of transitioning to a virtual teaching and learning experience. This experience forced each one of us to employ several of the IB Learner Profile attributes throughout the day: to be Thinkers, Open-Minded, Caring, Communicators, Reflective, Inquirers, Balanced, and among other things, to be Risk-Takers!
This first day of... Read More
Dear Knightsbridge Community,
Following the Government's directive and as communicated earlier, effective Thursday, March 12, lessons will be given online.
The purpose of this communication is to provide our parents a short overview of the GOOGLE Classroom platform. Our goal is to successfully transition to full online learning deployment on Monday, March 16 and our teacher team will use tomorrow and Friday to prepare units and lessons for the online platform.
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Dear Knightsbridge Community,
The purpose of this communication is to inform you that school will take place tomorrow. The school closures announced this evening by MINSA (The Ministry of Health) apply to institutions located in Panama “Norte”, “Centro”, and “San Miguelito”. Our school is located in the Panama “Oeste” region.
Given the new information provided by MINSA, we are transitioning to a Level 2 on our Coronavirus Crisis Management Matrix (see below).
Changes that come with moving to... Read More
On Monday, April 29th, Knightsbridge Schools International Panama held it's very first Eco-Fashion Show. Students, staff and parents were challenged with creating clothing from materials that would typically go into the recycling bin. The goal of the show was to highlight how creativity can inspire people to reuse materials that we usually consider trash. The message is a strong one, and we hope that many students walked away thinking creatively of ways they can use our recyclable materials... Read More
This year's Panama Wildlife themed Field Day was a great success. Primary students K-5 were divided up into eight different teams; Ñeques, Pumas, Harpies, Iguanas, Ocelots, Macaws, Marlins, and Tucans, all of which are animals that are native to Panama. Our Field Day allows students to interact and compete with and against students of different grades, allowing them to experience the importance of working together as a team and motivate each other. Our primary students had an outstanding time,... Read More
The aim of all IB programmes is to develop internationally minded people who, recognizing their common humanity and shared guardianship of the planet, help to create a better and more peaceful world."
This IBO motto, that introduces the Learner Profiles and outlines the qualities of not only IBO students but every student or rather every human being, has been the very core of values fostered at KSIP.
Formal education does not and should not only focus on developing our academic intelligence... Read More
The KSI Panama Recycling Club started in September 2018. Teachers and students have been working together to improve the recycling habits of the KSI community. This year KSI Panama started with recycling white paper, because the school uses a lot of white paper that usually ends up in the trash. In one month the KSI community was able to collect and recycle 37 pounds of white paper. The students are continually looking for new ways to motivate the KSI community to take care of our planet and... Read More
The Panamanian Association of Internationally-minded Schools (PAIS) is an organization formed by a group of schools in Panama, of which KSI is part, that share a common educational philosophy and vision. Its members seek to improve education through a trusting network and collaboration.
PAIS organizes the annual Teachers' Conference which not only has relevant guest speakers but also, and most importantly, teachers sharing their knowledge and experiences with other teachers. The conference is... Read More
KSI STEAM Fair
STEAM is an integrated approach to learning Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math.
On Friday, April 5th, the KSI community witnessed a display of creativity, hard work, and innovation by our high school students, who presented excellent research and innovation projects during our first annual STEAM Fair. In a close contest and after being evaluated by external and internal judges, three middle school and four high school teams were selected as first, second and... Read More
Incoming KSI Panama Director, Cesar Morales came to visit the school in March to work with current Director, Wendy McArthur. The purpose of the visit was to provide Cesar with an opportunity to work with Wendy and other members of the School leadership team to ensure a smooth transition between the two Directors and the entire community. School transitions can be challenging for a community, but the probability of a successful transition is significantly increased when the school the... Read More