NACE EVENTS OPPORTUNITIES
As a part of the NACE Schools group, ICS is eligible to participate in the groups’ international events programme. The events offered by the programme help our students to develop their linguistic, academic, problem solving, sporting, artistic abilities and leadership skills and to build long-lasting friendships with students from other NACE schools (Spain, France, Italy, Andorra, UK and India).
Some of the international events organised by NACE Schools are:
NACE INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL
Ágora Lledó School, Spain
The music festival gives students the opportunity to display their love of music, musical talent and performance skills during this week-long event.
It is a collaboration between schools designed to showcase the talents of each school and it's students. The festival will take place from Tuesday 29 January- Sat 2 February 2018.
NACE ACADEMIC OLYMPICS
Rome International School and Southlands International School, Italy
Students from different NACE schools come together to participate in friendly competition in subjects such as Maths, IT and Science, in a multicultural and inclusive environment. Students take part in various academic activities as a team. Teams are mixed to encourage the teamwork of pupils from different schools, using English as a common language.
The event will take place from Tuesday 27 - Friday 30 November 2018 and is open to 13-14 year olds.
NACE OLYMPICS GAMES
O Castro International School, Spain
An exciting and dynamic sports event in which teams and individuals compete in sports such as football, athletics and swimming. Prizes will not only be awarded to winning teams but also include special recognition awards such as fair-play. The event will take place from Tuesday 11 - Saturday 15 June 2019 and is open to 9-15 years old.
NACE VIRTUAL ARTS COMPETITION
An online competition in which students get the opportunity to display their creativity and artistic talent. There are four age age-appropriate competitions based on a common theme. Each age group has two different genres that change annually. Genres to include Painting, Crafts, English Poetry, English Narrative, Photography and Video.
Age groups: 5-7, 8-10, 11-14, 15-18 years old.
NACE MODEL UNITED NATIONS
Ágora International School, Madrid, Spain
The MUN is a simulation of the United Nations during which students take on the role of delegates from different countries and debate global current affairs in English. Schools receive issues for debate well in advance of the event. Each participant represents a country in the United Nations and debate on certain topics. The emphasis is on teamwork, understanding and appreciation of key global issues and how they affect countries differently.
The event will be held between Monday 8 - Friday 11 April 2019, and is open to ages 15-17 years old.
NACE FOOTBALL CUP
Ágora International School, Barcelona, Spain
The Football Cup is a football tournament for teams from schools belonging to the group. Both boys and girls teams invited. Visiting pupils will stay with host families.
The tournament will be held Wednesday 29 - Friday 31 May 2019 and is open to ages 10-12 years.