Activities

Students of all ages can choose from a wide range of athletics/sports, clubs/groups, music and drama offerings at the International School of Stavanger. All children are encouraged to join ISS’ extra-curricular program, which emphasizes participation regardless of ability and experience.

The majority of extra-curriculars are held after school 1-3 times/week with occasional weekend commitments. A sampling of activities includes:

Pre-School and Primary School

  • Taekwondo
  • Football/soccer
  • Cross-country running
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Track and field
  • Indoor rock wall climbing
  • Language classes
  • Baseball
  • Charity groups
  • Lego robotics
  • Cub and girl scouts
  • Musicals/plays
  • Embroidery club
  • Dance (modern, ballet, jazz)

Middle School

  • Taekwondo
  • Football/soccer
  • Cross-country running
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Track and field
  • Rugby
  • Work space
  • Math club
  • Language classes
  • Baseball
  • Charity groups
  • Lego robotics/
  • Cub and girl scouts
  • Musicals/plays
  • Embroidery club
  • Indoor rock wall climbing
  • Swimming

High School

  • Taekwondo
  • Football/soccer
  • Cross-country running
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Track and field
  • Indoor rock wall climbing
  • Swimming
  • Rugby
  • Design technology lab
  • Math club
  • Language classes
  • Baseball
  • Charity groups
  • Lego robotics
  • Cub and girl scouts
  • Musicals/plays
  • Embroidery club
  • iPad help desk
  • Silver International Award
  • Music ensembles and/or art clubs

Primary, middle and/or high school students enjoy school-sponsored field trips in and outside of Norway related to course subjects, service learning, outdoor education, language immersion, sports tournaments and music and theater festivals. Student groups have gone to Athens, Brussels, Copenhagen, Florence, Frankfurt, Iceland, London, Luxembourg, Moscow, Munich, Oslo, Paris, Rome, Svalbard, Thailand and The Hague, just to name a few.

The ISS Parent Association provides a wide range of services and social activities for the school as well.