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Back To School!

Well it’s a little late but as of last Wednesday the kids are back to school, this time in Stockholm at St Johannesskolan. The girls are both in mixed language classes so will be making friends with other children who have parents that are both Swedish and English speakers, so it should be pretty straightforward for them both to fit in. We will definitely miss the delights of SJI, the friendly Malay traffic wardens have been replaced with zealous Securitas ticket fiends and every morning is a mad rush to choose clothes (no more uniforms) as well as to feed […]

Back To School

A year has passed since they started at SJIIES, and our little girls are back in school, up a year and excited to be there again as you can see! Saskia is delighted to be with Mrs Ko (Stella’s teacher from last year) which is a nice bit of continuity for her and reassuring for us as Stella really progressed in leaps and bounds. Stella is thrilled to be upstairs in Mrs Hooper’s class, mainly because it is (a) next to the library, and she has been told she can start reading ‘chapter books’, and (b) only the ‘big’ kids go […]