International Evening Friday, October 24

Dear parents of AIS,

We would like to invite you to our annual International celebration at AIS on Friday the 24th of October from 17:00 to 19:30.  The International Evening is wonderful chance for the AIS community to mingle and flavour the vast array of food and traditions represented by our school community. 

Each family should bring a dish from their country, either a main course or dessert.  All the food will be shared, buffet-style, so please attach a note naming the dish and ingredients, together with serving utensils.  In the spirit of responsible living, we would like to ask you all to bring your own picnic basket with plates and cutlery for your family. 

There will be an entry charge of charge of 30Kr per person, which includes one ‘free’ drink from the Brus Bar.  There will be a maximum entry charge of 100kr per family.  Proceeds from the evening will go to the Grade 10 class trip and to an international charity.

For this international celebration, we encourage you and your families to wear your national dress to bring colour to our evening and celebrate our unity and diversity!

The programme for the evening will be:

17:00    Students and families arrive. 

Please take food to the gym, where Grade 10 students will assist with placing this onto the buffet table.

17:15    Flag parade and welcome by Ms Bente. 

              This will take place in the upstairs area.

17:30    Food, street entertainment and a chance to meet new and existing international friends.

Food will be served in the gym, coffee, tea and brus in the kitchen), and entertainment in different areas of the school.

19:30    Time to help with clearing up.  Please remember to take your dish and serving utensils from the gym.


Students, parents and families are invited to contribute to our celebration with a ‘street performance’, which could be playing an instrument, dancing, singing, storytelling…  If you would like to be a risk taker and contribute to this section of the evening, please contact   

We look forward to seeing you there!