Whole School Blog


The First Assembly



The First Assembly
On Monday 27th August, the children, parents and staff of Surabaya European School gathered for the first whole school assembly of the year. The aim of the assembly was to reflect upon the fact that we all have the opportunity …

Independence Day Games



Independence Day Games

On Friday 24th August 2018, the children of Surabaya European School celebrated Indonesia’s Independence Day with fun games on the school’s field. The children from Montessori, Primary and Secondary keenly sang the national anthem to start proceedings. All children were

Movie Night



Movie Night

On Wednesday evening, the 6th June, many of the children came back to school eager to watch a movie with their friends.  The Year 2s and 3s settled in to watch Moana, the Year 4s, 5s and 6s sat waiting

SES Assembly: 31 May 2018



SES Assembly: 31 May 2018

We had an exciting and emotional final assembly on 31 May, which was a great celebration to end the year. Children in Year 3 performed Adele’s hit Skyfall from the Bond movie of the same name. Our Y10/11 students gave

Year 4 Field Trip



Year 4 Field Trip

Year 4 enjoyed their class trip and planned their bus seats as soon as the trip was announced. They were very excited to be able to go inside the submarine at Monumen Kapal Selam and to see all the original …

Biathlon Competition



Biathlon Competition

The sport of biathlon or aquathlon consists of a continuous, two-stage race involving swimming followed by running. On Monday, May 7th, with the sun shining upon us, Surabaya European School held it’s first aquathlon. Staff, students and

Swimming Carnival



Swimming Carnival

With the year well and truly underway, Surabaya European School had its annual School Swimming Carnival on Friday, May 27th. With glorious weather upon us, staff and students made their way to the Pakuwon Family Golf Club pool to get

World Book Day – 23 April 2018



World Book Day – 23 April 2018

Today has been amazing!  Early in the morning, the children arrived in a variety of costumes and dashed off to their classes to check what their friends were wearing.  After a great deal of excited chatter, the children all made

SES Assembly Y3: 20 April 2018



SES Assembly Y3: 20 April 2018

The year 3 assembly was a great success last Friday as the children demonstrated how talented they actually are.  Their costumes, smiling faces, dance moves and expressive words showed the whole school how much they have developed over the last

Conscious Dance



Conscious Dance

We were recently joined by Ibu Janti Wignjopranoto (IG @alterjiwo), an ayurvedic and 5Rhythms Dance practitioner from Yogyakarta. She came to Surabaya to share her ‘Conscious Dances’ with all the primary students during the afternoon on Thursday, 5