Movie

Murder on the Orient Express for a night full of mysteries

On Wednesday, 29 November at the Tuckwood cinema, International School Savremena’s students and their teachers watched the film adaptation of Agatha Christie’s novel Murder on the Orient Express, directed by Kenneth Branagh who also portrays the famous detective Hercule Poirot. After they had read one of the most popular novels by Agatha Christie, Savremena’s students…

Red Cross

Red Cross Serbia presentation for Savremena’s students

On Friday, 24 November, the humanitarian organisation Red Cross Serbia held a presentation for Savremena’s students, explaining how they can participate in their humanitarian campaigns, events and other activities, as well as why this is important for the entire community. Red Cross – synonym for charity Red Cross Serbia is an independent humanitarian organisation recognised…

Presentation

Presentation of Les Roches Global Hospitality and Glion Swiss Hotel School at Savremena

Savremena’s students learnt about the programmes of Les Roches Global Hospitality Education and Glion Swiss Hotel School, whose representatives gave a lecture and introduced their renowned schools to Savremena’s students on Tuesday, 21 November at ISS premises at Šumatovača Street. The presentation was very interesting for all students who enjoy business lessons, are interested in…

Halloween

Celebrating Halloween – an unforgettable fancy dress party and exciting scary lessons

International School Savremena continued its tradition of organising terrific fun events for its students. On October 31, we surprised our students with special Halloween-themed lessons followed by a Halloween party. A terrific fancy dress party At International School Savremena, the week before Halloween was marked by the preparations for the fancy dress party, which both…

Football

Savremena’s football team participates in municipal competition

International School Savremena’s football team took part in the municipal round of competition, which was held on Thursday, 12 October, at the Third Belgrade Gymnasium. The team of talented Savremena’s football players reached the quarterfinals, bravely confronting the tough competition from other secondary schools in Vračar. Sports challenge strengthens team spirit Physical education teachers, Stefan…

Kovilovo

Strengthening team spirit on sports day in Kovilovo

The second week of school at International School Savremena was marked by another interesting event which proved that, along with being attentive and diligent during lessons, Savremena’s students are also good at sports. To ensure that the students step into the new school year mentally and physically fit, the teachers organised a sports day in…

Savremena Gimnazija and ISS organise internal workshops for their teachers’ professional development

With their Future Ready title, Savremena Gimnazija and International School Savremena are not only investing effort into creating a motivating environment for their students’ development, but they are also constantly striving to provide their teachers with additional knowledge and skills. This is why prior to the beginning of the new school year, from Monday to…

Savremena International School hosts 10th National Conference of European Youth Parliament Serbia

The new premises of Savremena International School at Belgrade Palace have already started hosting renowned visitors. On Friday and Saturday, 15 and 16 July, the most modern Cambridge secondary school in Serbia hosted the 10th National Conference of the European Youth Parliament Serbia (EYP Serbia), which gathered participants from Serbia and the region. Prior to…

Radnički Beograd women’s handball team visit Savremena International School

On Wednesday, 21 June, members of the Radnički Beograd women’s handball team and their coach Mirko Šuman visited Savremena’s recently opened premises in Belgrade Palace, where they were introduced to the concept of the Intelligent Classroom and tried out innovative technological gadgets used by Savremena’s students. Impressive collection of trophies The club, founded in 1949,…

Exciting ending of another school year

Interesting events and exciting extra-curricular activities are an inherent part of school life of Savremena’s students. Therefore, the end of yet another school year at Savremena was celebrated in the same manner. On Monday, 19 June, instead of going to school, the students had lessons in a “classroom without walls” during visits to Mount Avala…

Gold Belgrade Trophy for kickboxer Nataša Katić

Savremena’s kickboxer Nataša Katić won a gold medal at the Belgrade Trophy competition held on 10 June at the Radnički Sports Centre in Vračar. Well-deserved place on the winners’ podium The Belgrade Trophy competition gathered kickboxers from all over Serbia, and Nataša took first place in the junior 55 kg category. A tough competition of…

First generation of Savremena’s Cambridge graduate students receive diplomas at formal ceremony

Darija Vuković, Nikola Grzunov, Stefan Grzunov, Miloš Lazarević, Katarina Kinđić, Nikola Kuzmanović, Anita Spasojević, Milana Stanković, Karim Faris and Marija Bulatović are the first Cambridge students to graduate from Savremena International School, celebrating the end of their education at Savremena on Friday, 16 June. Accompanied by their parents and teachers, the students received their diplomas…

Interdisciplinary project unites Savremena’s students

Savremena’s first grade students combined their knowledge in various subjects and revisited the best moments from the past school year while creating video material for a project that showed them not only that friendship can overcome any obstacle, but that there is no education without Latin, as well (Sine lingua Latina nullum intelligentia). Unus pro…

Airsoft at exciting PE lesson

Instead of having their PE lesson at the school gym, Savremena’s students spent the warm and sunny days of the final week in May at Bežanijska kosa, where they tested their skills and agility in an exciting game called airsoft. Strengthening sporting and team spirit Airsoft is a dynamic and safe game, played by hundreds…

Outdoor biology lesson at Jevremovac Botanical Garden

On Wednesday, 24 May, Year 10 students of the Cambridge Programme visited the Jevremovac Botanical Garden, located in the city centre. This Belgrade oasis was the location of an unforgettable outdoor biology lesson immensely enjoyed by Savremena’s students. Vegetation island in city centre The Jevremovac Botanical Garden, a unit of the Faculty of Biology of…

Principal

Savremena’s principal among selected speakers at Cambridge Forum in Bucharest

On Thursday, 18 May, Svetlana Belić Malinić, the Principal of Savremena International School, participated in the first Cambridge Principals’ Forum for school leaders from Central and Eastern Europe, held at the British Embassy in Bucharest. On this occasion, the principal introduced the concept of Savremena International School, emphasising the importance of bilingual education and enriching the…

Nikola Milosavljević shines at yet another guitar competition

At the International Naissus Guitar Festival, which took place 18-20 May in Niš, Savremena’s student Nikola Milosavljević was awarded in the solo performance and chamber ensemble categories. Awards and prestigious title for Savremena’s guitarist The masterful performances from Savremena’s student impressed the international jury, rightfully earning him the first prize and the prestigious laureate title…

Learning history and geography in underground Belgrade

On Monday, 24 April, an interdisciplinary history and geography lesson was held in a very unusual location – in the hidden underground parts of Belgrade. Walking below the streets of the Serbian capital, Savremena’s students discovered its past and listened to stories about important historical events that took place at the very location. When capital…

Savremena celebrates Earth Day

Savremena International School devotes a lot of attention to developing awareness about environmental protection, which is why it joined a global awareness-raising campaign by celebrating Earth Day on 24 April with a series of fun and educational lectures and workshops. Savremena’s contribution to the fight for environmental protection In 1970, the United Nations stipulated 22…

Board Games Day and German lesson at Goethe Institute

On Thursday, 20 April, Savremena’s students visited Goethe Institute, the German Cultural Centre, to attend Board Games Day organised by the Institute’s library and language learning department. This event was held as part of the activities which mark the celebration of World Book Day, and Savremena’s students were among those who had the honour of…

Lecture on peer violence and juvenile delinquency at Savremena International School

On Wednesday, 19 April, Savremena’s students had the chance to actively participate in a lecture on “Peer violence and juvenile delinquency”, held by juvenile delinquency police inspector Marija Stanković on behalf of the Criminal Investigations Directorate. On this occasion, the students learned valuable information about how the law treats juvenile criminal offenses and how they…