Engs to Miami!

The student exchange collaboration between Miami Country Day school and The English School continues when a group of Engs students will be going to Miami in February. The English School will be hosting a group of Miami students in turn in October. The itinerary includes a good number of school days, and activities in and

The English School Second in National Debate Competition

The English School hosted the National Debate Competition January 21 and 22. There were about 80 participants, 12 teams from seven Finnish high schools. After an exciting two days of six rounds, one semi-final and one final debate, The English School Debate Team, Isabell Roman, Omar Kadir and Sakari Salo with their assistants Finn Coughlan

High School Open House 2023

at Valimotie 17-19 (2nd floor) on Wednesday, January 18 at 17.00-19.30 and on Tuesday, January 31 at 17.00-19.30. Program for the evenings: 17.15-18.00 Presentation about the English School and studies in high school 18.00-19.30 Admission info (in Finnish & in English) and tours in the school premises Welcome!

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Hyvää joulua ja onnellista uutta vuotta! Share your light (Sprid ditt ljus) sang by The English School Choir, on the flute Tia Ayikar and on the piano Johan Cantell, conducted by Merituuli Cantell. Christmas Service at Meilahti Church.

With Miami Country Day School in Honduras

I was invited to join a group of 23 Miami Country Day School students and staff members and director of the international programs, Glen Turf, on an immemorable mission to an orphanage in Nuevo Paraíso, Morocelí, Honduras. Together with the students and three staff members we spent a week on work projects (our main goal

Valimotie Halloween!

Don’t be scared! On Friday, October 28th, the Middle School Student Council invites you to enjoy the Spooky Trail. High School students gather in Central Park at 11:00 for some ghoulish fun. Dress to impress… and survive.

Welcome back to school

School starts on Wednesday, August 10 according to the following schedule  Mäntytie: Preschool and Grades 1-6Preschool 1 has 10-minute appointments by reservation from 12:00 onwardsPreschool 2 at 8:00 (Rantapuisto)Grades 1-2 at 9:00-12:10Grades 3-6 at 9:00-12:30 Valimotie (2nd floor): Middle School and High SchoolMiddle School at 9:00-13:00High School at 10:00-14:00

Grade 2 Hobby horse racing

Today, on our last Friday of this school year, our second graders went to Meilahti Arboretum to enjoy a sunny day. Past few weeks they had worked on crafting their own hobby horses, and today they got to race with them! Grade 2 had a playful race and which was so much fun! Grade 1

Graduations and Spring Celebrations

High School Graduation 2022 On Saturday, June 4th, at 11:00-13:00 at Mäntytie (includes group photo)Graduates arrive at 10:30. For graduates, a rehearsal on Friday, June 3rd, at 1pm (about an hour). Ninth Grade Graduation and Middle School Spring Celebrations On Saturday, June 4th at 8:30-10:00. Closest family members are warmly invited to both parties.

Young entrepreneurs

This school year Grade five has been taking part in the Pikkuyrittäjät entrepreneurship education program. In Pikkuyrittäjät ”pupils come up with a business idea in a group and develop it further with assistance of the teacher. At the end of the program, pupils will have their grand finale -event, where they sell the products and