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Jul 27

Start of the School Year 2021/2022

The new school year is fast approaching and we are looking forward to welcoming the community of Tartu International School and Kindergarten back in a couple of weeks!  According to the current information, the schools in Estonia will start the new academic year in face-to-face format. The kindergarten (nursery to... read more →
May 20

Outdoor learning at TIS

Global Outdoor Classroom Day is celebrated on the 20th of May. Outdoor Classroom Day is a global movement to make time outdoors part of every child’s day. At TIS we believe in inquiry-based, real-life and hands-on learning in any environment - indoors and outdoors. A lot of outdoor learning happened... read more →
Apr 27

Grades 1 to 4 returning to in-person learning

Grades 1 to 4 are permitted to start with in-person learning at school premises as of May 3. Grade 5 to 9 students will continue learning from home, but are asked to come to school for consultations and outdoor sports activities individually or in small groups. The kindergarten remains open.... read more →
Apr 19

Spring Break

Enjoy the Spring Break and see you back at school on the 26th of April!
Mar 19

Mathematics and distance learning

Mathematics is one of the core subjects and provides students with many important skills for life and their future studies. Sometimes it might feel like it’s one of the most difficult subjects as well and all of it seems overwhelming, especially during the time of distance learning. Our mathematics teacher... read more →
Mar 11

All students on distance learning from Thursday, 11th March

Estonian government has decided to send all students on distance learning from 11th March due to the critical Covid-19 situation in the country. In Tartu International School it means that students in grades 1-9 will be on distance learning from Thursday, 11th March. The kindergarten will remain open, but the... read more →
Mar 07
Feb 27

Distance learning in March

  The government of Estonia has decided to send the students from grade 5 and upwards to distance learning from the 1st of March until the end of March due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. In Tartu International School it means that in March 2021 grade 1 to 4 students... read more →
Feb 22

We are hiring a kindergarten teacher

A new Kindergarten Teacher found and hired!  Many thanks to all candidates for applying! No open positions currently. Tartu International School is looking to hire a kindergarten teacher.  We look for: teacher’s certificate and experience; excellent English skills; the joy of working with children; very good communication and cooperation skills;... read more →