News and Events
The Graduation Ceremony of the American High School Class of 2022
On June 8th, the European School held the graduation ceremony of the American High School (AHS) students. The European School Director Sophio Bazadze and the Head of AHS Irma Barbakadze congratulated graduates, the graduation speech was delivered by Nita Bakradze. The School Director Sophio Bazadze awarded diplomas to AHS graduates. The European School Medals and the US President's Awards for Educational Excellence were presented to the students: Nita Bakradze, Nika Bezhuashvili, Mariam Chakhnashvili, Mehdi Jafarian, Mariam Natroshvili and George Ugulava.
The European School has become a №1Golden Brand in Georgia.
On June 25th, 2022, the 17th Award Ceremony of Golden Brand was held at the Hotels & Preference Hualing Tbilisi. Organized by Global Idea and The Financial, Golden Brand is recognized as the most prestigious and influential business award in Georgia. It acknowledges businesses for outstanding quality and customer satisfaction. The European School has become the winner and number one private school in the country.
A Global Journey Through Literature
On the 8th of June, the teachers of Language Arts, Nana Mukeria and Tekla Beradze, organized an event called “ A Global Journey Through Literature ''. The students of American High School (Nikoloz Khaduri, Nitsa Skhvitaridze, Anna Danelia, Anna Davitashvili, Lara Gaziogu, Anastasia Sandadze, Liza Arveladze) analyzed and interpreted different literary works in two languages, English and Georgian, and gave presentations on different topics, such as “ Mythological Allusions in Shakespeare’s Work”, “Cross- Cultural Traits in Literature”,” Books about us”, “ Personal Freedom Found in Books ” etc..
AHS Student's presentation at American Corner Tbilisi
On May 25, 2022, American Рigh School student Tamar Kobakhidze (11B class) delivered a presentation at National Palace American Corner Tbilisi about American lifestyle and Georgian culture. Presentation was attended by American Corner Tbilisi's “All about America” club members. It was ended with interactive discussion.
Student Academic Conference
On May 26th to June 3rd, the European School hosted an annual Student Academic Conference. In engaging and dynamic environment of the conference, students shared research results around topics from Social Sciences, Language and Literature, Mathematics, Arts, Innovative Technologies, and Sciences.
AHS Students Participating in School Conferences
On June 1-2, 2022, AHS students participated in student conferences at European School organized by academic departments. In a conference "Social Sciences and Growing by Learning", organized by the ES Department of Social Sciences, participants were: Nia Khachapuridze (9A class) "Sex and Gender", Supervisor: Gaga Gvenetadze; Natalie Gviniashvili (9B class) "Social Inequalities", Supervisor: Gaga Gvenetadze; Gagua Lile (10B class) "Fashion as a way of self-expression: Comparative Analysis of Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Madeleine Albright", Supervisor: Mariam Khatiashvili;
Teacher-student international online conference
On May 26th, 2022, American High School hosted a teacher-student international online conference – Georgia and the World. The conference was held in cooperation with Cognia (International Education Services, USA) and Tbilisi State University (Tbilisi, Georgia) and aimed to bring together new research projects about the cultural, historical, and social exchange between Georgia and the rest of the world.
Independence Day of Georgia
The European School celebrated Independence Day of Georgia with great enthusiasm and patriotic fervor. On that day, a sense of happiness and pride was seen on the faces of all the students and teachers. The program started with a procession of students carrying national flags, followed by a parade in the schoolyard, where the primary program students showcased their respect and love towards their nation by dressing up in national costumes. After the flag hoisting ceremony, the celebration continued in the main hall, where History teacher Maia Tsenguashvili addressed students with a motivational and patriotic speech. Students paid tribute to the Georgian national heroes, by wearing t-shirts with their printed images.
Visit of the Ambassador of Germany
On May 20th, the Ambassadors of the Federal Republic of Germany to Georgia Hubert Knirsch visited the European School and attended an event -“Hope” dedicated to the 30th Anniversary of diplomatic relations between Georgia and Germany. The school hosted other official guests: Ms. Eva Maria Knirsch, Professor Marina Abralava, and Mr. Harald Horning.
Every year, the European School celebrates Europe Day aiming to develop among students respect for their own culture and the cultures, languages, values and traditions of others. The Europe Week program started with a showcase of a documentary film - Europe and Me, presented by Young European Ambassadors.
Classics Competition 2022
Ekaterine Gorgadze, AHS 11B grade student, became the winner of the Lytham St Annes Classical Association Classics Competition 2022, which was generously sponsored and supported by the Classical Association. Lytham St Annes Classical Association is the UK’s largest branch of the Classical Association.
World Creativity and Innovation Day 2022 at AHS
On April 20, 2022, The American High School celebrated World Creativity and Innovation Day. The United Nations designated 21 April as World Creativity and Innovation Day to raise the awareness of the role of creativity and innovation in all aspects of human development. The day of celebration in AHS/ES was moved to April 20th. AHS students got an opportunity to express themselves and their opinion regarding creativity and innovation. The event took place in the hallways of American High School where whiteboards were placed all along and all students had equal chances of speaking their minds. The activity was organized by AHS 11th grade student Esmira Guliyeva, who took the place of Mariam Khatiashvili, and acted as a student engagement coordinator on self-governance day.
Self Governance Day
The European School fosters a culture that places initiative, responsibility, and power to change in students’ hands. Today, the school celebrated Self Governance Day and provided students with opportunities to develop leadership skills, take on roles and responsibilities of whole staff for one day, and govern almost every aspect of life at the ES.