International School of Arizona

Wyatt Talks about His Love of Sports

Q. You play soccer in the fall and t-ball in the spring. What is your favorite thing about playing these two sports? A. I like to score goals and hit the baseball. I like making new friends and playing with the ones I already know. Q. You also participate in parkour. What got you interested in doing parkour? What have …

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International School of Arizona Kindergartener Talks Karate and School

Q. You are involved in Karate what is your favorite move? A. The back fist is my favorite. Q. What color is your belt? A. My belt is white with an orange strip. Q. What do you like most about karate? A. The games we play; ship deck and rope jump. Q. Why do you love ISA? What are great …

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ISA Kindergartener, Rainie, Talks Gymnastics

  Rainie enjoys gymnastics, golf, tennis, fishing, art, horseback riding, and playing with friends. She speaks Spanish, English, and some French. Rainie is a great kid because loves to make people happy. Her smile brightens the room and she enjoys helping others. Q. You know how to speak some Spanish and French what are your favorite words in each language? A. …

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Roman Talks about his Love for Learning Spanish and ISA

Roman has quickly acclimated to a new language and uses Spanish words outside of the classroom. Roman started this year in the Spanish immersion program, with so little background in the language. After only a few months, he was able to understand and speak in Spanish. He is a student who excels in his work and his behavior. Q: How …

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Zach is Becoming Bilingual with the Help of His School

Zach’s charm and zest for life bring a smile to everyone he meets. His energy and enthusiasm kick in the moment he wakes up and last all day. He will tell you that he has infinite energy! After school, he pounds the drums, practices parkour, and plays soccer and basketball. Zach’s enthusiastic approach to life is contagious and he keeps …

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Charlotte is on Her Way to be Trilingual before Kindergarten

Charlotte is bilingual. She speaks English and Hungarian, and she is going to Spanish Pre-K at International School of Arizona. She loves all art and craft activities, everything that she can glue glitter on! She loves to copy pictures from books than cut them out and make a collage. Q. How many languages do you speak? A. Speak English and …

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Tianna and Maxim Speak Three Languages

Tianna Polowy and Maxim Rochin are siblings who understand the value of another language. Q. How long have you been going to ISA? A. Tianna: Nine years. Maxim: One year. Q. Why do you think it is beneficial to be bilingual? A. Tianna: You can use your knowledge when you travel, it gives you an edge when you apply for …

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Kaden, Mason and Layla Benefit from Bilingual Environment

Kaden, Mason and Layla are all a part of the Spanish program at the International School of Arizona. Despite neither of their parents being fluent in Spanish, all of the children have thrived in the bilingual environment. Q. How long have you all been at ISA? A. Three years. Q. What are the benefits of being bilingual? A. Kaden: You can travel …

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Reece is Really Enjoying His Spanish Class at ISA

Q. What is your favorite part of ISA? A. Playing in gym class and playing fun games Q. Why is learning Spanish useful? A. You can use it to translate or it could help you at your job! You can also use it to talk to someone else. Q. What activities do you like to do? A. Judo, Robotics and Soccer …

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Finneas Deegan, Fluent in French, First Rate Kid

Q. What is your favorite part of ISA? A. Playing with the other kids, math and meeting new teachers. Q. Do you think it’s cool that you are fluent in French? A. Yes, my brain is bigger because I know all of these languages! Q. What do you want to be when you grow up? A. I want to be …

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