Shortlist for the 2021 International School Awards

Shortlist for the 2021 International School Awards

The International School Awards celebrate learning, teaching, community, wellbeing, leadership and strategic initiatives at international schools. They provide the opportunity for international schools to share best practice, creative endeavours, community participation, and innovation. As proud sponsors of the 2021 Awards, we are pleased to share...

927

The International School Awards celebrate learning, teaching, community, wellbeing, leadership and strategic initiatives at international schools. They provide the opportunity for international schools to share best practice, creative endeavours, community participation, and innovation.

As proud sponsors of the 2021 Awards, we are pleased to share news of the shortlisted schools who were selected from 264 eligible applications received from international schools in 62 countries. The judges considered the range of applications to be exceptional; particularly so considering the challenges for schools throughout 2020.

Award winners will be announced during a virtual ceremony that will be streamed on Monday 18th January with a recording published on the ISC Research and ISL Magazine websites. The shortlisted schools are:

International impact award

  • International School of Prague, Czech Republic
  • Prem Tinsulanonda International School, Thailand
  • SALT International School, South Korea

Pathways to continued and university education

  • British International School Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • English International College, Spain

Teaching and learning award

  • American Community School of Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • British International School Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Fairview International School, Malaysia
  • The British International School of Houston, USA
  • Wellington College International School Hangzhou, China

Future thinking innovators

  • American Community School of Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • British International School Phuket, Thailand
  • International School of London, UK
  • Shrewsbury International School Bangkok City Campus, Thailand
  • The British School New Delhi, India

Environmental initiative

  • Colegio Los Nogales, Colombia
  • Sigtunaskolan Humanistiska Läroverket, Sweden
  • The Sultan School, Sultanate of Oman
  • Warwick Academy, Bermuda

Wellbeing initiative

  • Alice Smith School, Malaysia
  • British International School Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • The British School in The Netherlands, The Netherlands
  • The International School of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Lanna International School, Thailand

Ethical values

  • Colegio Los Nogales, Colombia
  • Dulwich College, Singapore

Strategic leadership

  • Branksome Hall Asia, South Korea
  • The International School of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • International School of Prague, Czech Republic
  • Nord Anglia International School, Hong Kong
  • Transylvania College, Romania

Inclusion initiative

  • Alice Smith School, Malaysia
  • Green Land Pré Vert International School, Egypt
  • Nord Anglia International School Manila, Philippines

Safeguarding initiative

  • British Vietnamese International School Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • International School Bangkok, Thailand
  • Jeddah Prep and Grammar School, Saudi Arabia
  • The English School, Kuwait

Community initiative

  • Branksome Hall Asia, South Korea
  • British International School Bratislava, Slovakia
  • Sigtunaskolan Humanistiska Läroverket, Sweden

Digital technology

  • British International School Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Deira International School, UAE
  • Rugby School, Thailand

CEO of ISC Research, Leigh Webb said “We are humbled by the depth and breadth of outstanding educational initiatives being achieved by international schools during such a difficult time and would like to thank every school that submitted an application to this year’s International School Awards.”

Details of the shortlisted and winning initiatives will be shared on the ISC Online for Schools portal for schools in January 2021, and details of the winning initiatives will be published throughout the 2021 issues of International School Leader Magazine.

In this article