"Seeing my students take responsibility for their actions and learning shows me that I’m helping them become the best version of themselves. The IB program understands that there are more ways to check a student’s understanding than tests, and there is more to learning than the repetition of facts."
are investing in the construction a new ISI Lower School building.
The creation of the Chen Family Lower School Building is the centerpiece
of the effort to build a unified ISI campus.
“I think it's so important to experience other cultures as a student because it gives you a new perspective on the world,” Kaneshiro said. “I truly feel like a global student, who belongs to the world."
"This school, together with the International Center and the Indianapolis International Airport, were needed to make Indianapolis globally competitive and globally attractive."
"Project volunteer Jeremiah White also came up with a solution for maintaining the garden over the summer once teachers and students leave for break.
After several conversations with the Indianapolis Immigrant Welcome Center, White connected with five refugee immigrants who were very interested in helping maintain the garden over the summer."
“ISI is a school that goes beyond teaching a set of facts; it teaches students how to think critically and make their own assessments of the world.”
"My decision to work at ISI was deeply personal, as I believed attending ISI was the best decision for my own children. During my first 100 days, the ISI community proved that my decision was the right one."