1st Day of School 2020/21

Dear parents,

With regard to Coronavirus we have been informed about the new rules and routines for the beginning of the school year. Based on these, the first day of school will be as follows.

Parents and other adults are not allowed to enter the school building and only healthy students can come to school.

PYP 1 (grade 1) and Kindergarten

The opening ceremony will start at 10:45 in the dome. Please do not be late, as there will be a special protocol to enter the dome. Students and parents should wait by the fence in front of the dome, respecting the safety distance from other groups/classes, for their teacher/assistants to take them to the dome. There will be special corridors for students and parents. After a short opening ceremony, homeroom teachers will take the students to their homeroom classrooms, while the assistants will take the parents around the school in front of the classrooms. The activities will end at approximately 12:30 You should have received all the necessary documents via regular post. We would kindly ask you to send them back to the International office or bring them with you. If you have only recently applied, we will send all the necessary documents via e-mail ASAP. There will be no snack provided.

PYP 2 – MYP 3 (grades 2 – 8)

The opening ceremony will start at 10:00 in the dome. Please do not be late, as there will be a special protocol to enter the dome. Only students should wait by the fence in front of the dome, respecting the safety distance from other groups/classes, for their teacher/assistants to take them to the dome. After a short opening ceremony, homeroom teachers will take the students to their homeroom classrooms. You will be able to pick your child/children up at approximately 11:30 in front of the school. You have received all the necessary documents via regular post. We would kindly ask you to send them back to the International office or bring them with you. If you have only recently applied, we will send all the necessary documents via e-mail ASAP. There will be no snack provided.

Kind regards,
Klemen Strmljan
Head of School

A Message from the Headmistress

Dear students and parents,

I would like to inform you that I have appointed Mr Klemen Strmljan as the new head of Danila Kumar International School. He will start his new role in September.

Yours sincerely,

Mojca Mihelič MA
Headmistress

A Message from Ms Irena Šteblaj

Dear students and parents,

I am retiring in September after being the head of Danila Kumar International School for 24 years, and I consider all the pupils who have attended DKIS up until now my children, and they will forever be in my heart.

It has been a great honour for me to be a part of, work and serve the DKIS community.

I wish you all the best, and a very safe, smooth, happy and successful journey in the future.

Irena Šteblaj

MYP Sports Day – Rašica Hike

Today, the MYP pupils were treated to a day out, a hike to Rašica. The warm sun was tempered by the shade of the cool forest, as we ascended the hill. And on the journey back the pupils enjoyed stretching their legs in the gentle hills of the natural surroundings.