School Blog

Mr. Truls Katsler appointed Principal

We are pleased to announce that Mr. Truls Katsler has been appointed Principal of Internationella Engelska Skolan Hässleholm, effective 1 August 2018. 

Mr. Katsler is an educator with an impressive track record. He believes in providing order, discipline, and a safe, calm environment. He has proven the benefits of these vital preconditions for learning during his career. Since February 2014 he has been Principal of both Ölyckeskolan (F-9) and Harlösa Skola (F-6), which educate 566 students between them. During this time, he has overseen a dramatic improvement in the schools, both in terms of creating a calm environment and student achievement. He has worked in school management for the past 15 years, as an Assistant Principal and Principal. He completed his Principals’ Education at Malmö Högskola more than ten years ago and is also a qualified after-school teacher (Fritidspegagog), with almost a decade of experience in this role. 

From the Principal

Spring Fling 2018!

Spring Fling 2018!

Sitting on the train on my way home from this year's Spring Fling—our yearly music and dance show. A fantastic show where many students—and some teachers—performed for an audience of parents, teachers and other students. It was indeed great to hear and see that many acts in different genres, showing our students not only have academic skills and talents, but artistic ditto as well!  

Dates for the Academic Year 2018–2019

Here are the main dates for the next academic year:

Autumn Term 2018

21st of August: First day at school
29th of October–2nd of November: Autumn Break
21st of December: Last day of term

Spring Term 2019

9th of January: School starts
18th–22nd of February: Sports Break
15th–22nd of April: Eastern Break
1st of May: Red-letter day
30th–31st of May: Red-letter day + Break
6th–7th of June: Red-letter day + Break
14th of June: Last day of term

PTA Meeting / Föräldramöte

Welcome to a PTA Meeting on Thursday, the 15th of March, at 17.30

The meeting will take place in our Main Building's Lunch Hall, and there are two main parts on the agenda:

1. General information/update regarding the school, and plans for the next academic year.
2. Discussion and decision regarding the organisation and work of the PTA.

The School's Assistant Principal Mr Price and the Principal Mr Gossell will participate.

(Estimated meeting time: 1 hour)


Välkommen till föräldramöte, torsdagen den 15 mars, kl 17.30

Mötet kommer att hållas i matsalen i vår huvudbyggnad, och det finns två huvudpunkter på agendan:

1. En allmän inormation/uppdatering om skolan samt lite om planerna inför nästa läsår.
2. Diskussion och beslut om hur föräldraföreningen ska organiseras och drivas.

Från skolans håll kommer biträdande rektor Mr Price samt rektor Mr Gossell att medverka.

(Beräknad mötestid: 1 timme)