Ceremony marking the beginning of the new school year
On Thursday, the 8th of August 2019, at 9:30 AM, RIS Swiss Section – German speaking School Bangkok arranged a ceremony marking the beginning of the new school year.
Students, teachers, administrative staff, parents and other guests were greeted with welcoming words from the Principal Simon Dörig, who gave a special welcome to the new teachers.
Among the guests were the deputy head of mission of the Swiss Embassy, Mr. Pierre Hagmann, and the deputy head of mission of the German Embassy, Mr. Jan Scheer.
They ive of the ambassador of the German Embassy, Mr Jan Scheerive of the ambassador of the German Embassy, Mr Jan Scheer, They greeted the students, wished the school an ongoing success for the new school year and also assured their cooperation and support for the school.
Following the tradition for the first day of school, Principal Simon Dörig presented the teachers and the school staff to the guests.
The highlight of the ceremony was the introduction of new students by Jens Eggert, the Head of Secondary and Johanna Vänskä, the Head of Primary.
Musical performances by students of Grades 7 to 10 enlivened the ceremony.
After the ceremony, the students returned to their lessons and the parents and guests went to the entrance area where drinks and snacks were being served.