Welcome to Arendal International School

We aim to develop our studentsโ€™ enthusiasm for life-long and holistic learning. Our international curriculum fosters effective communication, encourages respect for different cultures and promotes local and global citizenship.

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As an International Baccalaureate School, Arendal International School offers an international curriculum to students from all over the world. We provide a globalised education to young people which is relevant, engaging and challenging, giving students the skills to allow them to succeed in the future.

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We look forward to celebrating Norway's National Day next Friday! Bring your family and friends and join us at AIS for the fun festivities. ๐ŸŒŸ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ด ... See MoreSee Less

We look forward to celebrating Norways National Day next Friday!  Bring your family and friends and join us at AIS for the fun festivities. ๐ŸŒŸ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ด

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Så hyggelig! Vi kommer, og gleder oss!

Peter van der Veen en Agnes Van Der Veen Dijkstra ๐Ÿฅฐ

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Thanks to all of the families who turned out today to help make our Spring Dugnad a success. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘ As one 2nd grader commented, โ€˜This is actually fun when we do it together.โ€™ ๐ŸŒŸ
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๐Ÿซ plants and a plum tree were planted. ๐Ÿ’š
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Thanks to all of the families who turned out today to help make our Spring Dugnad a success. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘ As one 2nd grader commented, โ€˜This is actually fun when we do it together.โ€™ ๐ŸŒŸ 
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Itโ€™s a great day for a dugnad! โ˜€๏ธ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ’š Some early risers have already started helping. ๐Ÿค— ... See MoreSee Less

Itโ€™s a great day for a dugnad! โ˜€๏ธ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ’š Some early risers have already started helping. ๐Ÿค—Image attachmentImage attachment

The highlight of the year for many of usโ€ฆ the Personal Project evening is about to kick off. ... See MoreSee Less

The highlight of the year for many of usโ€ฆ the Personal Project evening is about to kick off.Image attachmentImage attachment+1Image attachment

We are proud to announce that we have gone through a successful evaluation visit from the IB and that it was evident to them the โ€œnurturing and internationally minded learning environment we have build by creating a broad and holistic curriculumโ€. Thank you to all the stakeholders who contributed to the process, we wouldnโ€™t be the same without you!!! ๐Ÿ˜ ... See MoreSee Less

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Well done! I am glad they recognize what we all see too!

Well done โญ๏ธ

๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿผ

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AIS Activity calendar

AIS School Calendar 2023-2024

MonthInformation
AugustPD-days 14th,15th,16th for staff. Students start
Thursday 17th (SFO from August 10th-16th)
SeptemberNo days off
OctoberWeek 40 fall break, Friday 20th Planning day for staff, school closed
NovemberNo days off
DecemberLast day before Christmas, Thursday 21st
JanuarySchool starts Wednesday 3rd January
FebruaryWinter break week 8
MarchEaster holiday from Monday 25th March to 2nd April
AprilEaster holiday from Monday 25th March to 2nd April
MaySchool closed Wednesday 1st May, Thursday
9th May Ascension Day, Friday 10th (squeezed
in day), Friday 17th (Constitution day), Monday
20th (Pentecost)
JuneLast day of term, Thursday 20th (SFO from June 21st - 28th)

AIS School Calendar 2024-2025

MonthInformation
August First day of school -
Thursday, Aug. 15
SeptemberNo days off
OctoberFall break week 40: September 30 - October 6
Professional development and planning day for teachers: October 18
NovemberNo days off
DecemberLast day of school before Christmas Friday, December 20
JanuaryFirst day in the new year: Tuesday, January 7
FebruaryWinter break - week 8: February 17 - 23
MarchNo days off
AprilEaster holiday: from April 14 to and including April 21
MayInternational Labor Day - May 1
Ascension Day - Thursday, May 29
Friday, May 30 - No school
JunePentecost holiday including Monday, June 9
Last day of school - Friday, June 20