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From the BAIS Elementary Principal’s Desk Dear Parents, As many of you know, this is recruiting season for all of our NICS schools. Mr. Nielsen has already headed to the US, and I will be following him tomorrow. For the next two weeks, we will be joining with the NICS […]

Issue 25: February 15, 2018


From the BAIS Secondary Principal’s Desk Dear BAIS Community, A few weeks ago, I was able to share some details that compared the Advanced Placement program to the International Baccalaureate. I appreciated the positive feedback from many parents about the article. If you missed it, feel free to click this […]

Issue 24: February 09, 2018


From the BAIS Director’s Desk Dear Parents, We Heard You! Thank you for the feedback we have received from all of you through our many means of communication. We have heard from you through PACE, DAC, DWD, small grade level meetings, surveys, coffees, and numerous informal interactions around campus. We […]

Issue 23: February 02, 2018



From the BAIS Elementary Principal’s Desk Dear BAIS Family, I hope you had a great week this week. It has been a busy week at BAIS with DAC meetings, curriculum planning, and accreditation work, in addition to all the wonderful learning that is going on in the classrooms. I want […]

Issue 22: January 26, 2018


From the BAIS Secondary Principal’s Desk Dear BAIS Community, Sometimes I am asked the questions, “Why is BAIS an Advanced Placement (AP) school with an American curriculum? Why don’t we do the International Baccalaureate (IB) if we are an international school?” The following information addresses these two important questions. At […]

Issue 21: January 19, 2018


From the BAIS Director’s Desk Welcome back to BAIS! After a wonderful and timely rest for all of our school community, I know I speak for our entire team here when I say that we are so grateful to have all of our students and parents back. It is a […]

Issue 20 – January 12, 2018



From the BAIS Secondary Principal’s Desk Dear BAIS Community, As we wind down the first semester of the school year and swing into the season celebrating the birth of our savior, I find it quite fitting to focus on the great achievements of our students and community. Let’s start with […]

Issue 19: December 14, 2017


From the BAIS Director’s Desk Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall call his name Immanuel, God with us. – Matthew 1:23 It is a joy to walk the halls of BAIS during the month of December and see the many ways that our teachers […]

Issue 18: December 08, 2017


From the BAIS Counselor Desk Dear parents, This year, we’ve been working on the RTI (Response to Intervention) process as a way to give further support to students who are struggling to meet academic and behavioral goals and combat over identification of special needs. Although this is usually teacher-initiated, we […]

Issue 17: November 30, 2017