With the launching of our new website in 2009, updates and
announcements are now listed on that site.
Curriculum information and class pages are still
located on the old site, now called the OIS Information Portal, but have new URLs. This
OIS Community Members
will continue to be used as a password protected
site for sensitive or copyright information.
MYP and DP use descriptors provided by
the IBO. As these are copyright, they are located in this
password protected site. Parents are encouraged to discuss
student performance with these descriptors with teachers if
they are unsure what particular levels mean.
MYP Grade Descriptors
DP Grade Descriptors
Elementary School assessment policy
Middle High School
General regulations for IB Schools:
General Regulations are legal documents that set out
the relationship between the IB Organization and IB students
and their legal guardians.
General regulations for each of the three programmes are
located on the IBO website
here. Parents are requested to read these upon admission
into each programme.
Quick Links to curriculum info:
Glossary of MYP
terms translated into Japanese:
This is a great
resources to help Japanese speakers understand MYP terms.
Glossary of MYP terms in Japanese
PTA (Parent Teacher
PTA class parent representatives meet periodically to
satisfy the objectives of the PTA. Please refer to the
Educator for the next meetings
The objectives of the OIS PAC
promote the welfare of children and youth in home,
school, and community.
bring into closer relation the home and the school, that
parents and teachers may cooperate intelligently in the
education of children and youth.
develop between educators and the general public such
united efforts as will secure for all children and youth
the highest advantages in physical, mental, social, and
Assist OIS, where appropriate, with the "ACTION PLANS"
for the continued development of the school.
Past Meeting Minutes:
Current PAC Members
- Mr. John Kellett, (Chair), Dr. Y. Ninomiya
(plus new members to be announced shortly, replacing Mr.
Burman, Mrs Syrad and Mrs. Moriguchi who are rotating off
Documents available for downloading
presentation given to HS students by visiting speaker Dr. Beverly Yamamoto
on January 30th 2008. The topic was Youth
Sexuality and Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health
in Japan. Download here:
presentation given to MS and HS students by visiting
speaker Dr. Etsuro
Totsuka on January 9th, 2008. The topic was an
overview of the Universal
Declaration of Human Rights, as it is
the 60th anniversary of the declaration this year. Download here:
Dr. Totsuka also spoke with our
MUN (Model United
Nations) group. A copy of this talk is available
for OIS (MUN).ppt