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Category: Sport

SCIS Student Wins 5km Monthly Arusha Fun Run

One of our Year 4 students, Ethan Murray, came first in the monthly 5km Arusha Fun Run this morning, Sunday 13th October 2019. Ethan led all the way, completing the course in 29:30. After the race, while being interviewed for the Fun Run YouTube channel and also for the Daily News newspaper, Ethan praised theRead More

Secondary Sports Day

Despite the dismal start to the day with mist and drizzle, nothing was going to dampen the enthusiasm of our secondary students as they literally marched to the beat and forced the sunlight out on Secondary Sports day. Each of the four houses were resplendent in their colours, with the score board fluctuating between eachRead More

Upper Primary Sports Day – 2019 / 2020

The Primary Sports day began early with colour and excitement from all the students taking part in a variety of fun activities, which included drenching their teachers by throwing sponges accurately at the victim in the “Hit me with your best shot” game. Additionally, there was much hilarity during the Water Race; Egg and Spoon,Read More

SCIS at Kennedy House

Well done to all staff and students who competed at Kennedy House Triathlon . Here is Team MacFadyen with teammate, Tyler, winner of Amateur Team event !

PTA Family Fun Day a great success

What a day it was, a very exciting event for friends and families of SCIS.  Organised by PTA ; Family Fun Day was a great success, thanks to all involved for making it all possible. PTA FUN DAY PHOTOS

SCIS: U- 13 and Primary Swim Gala – champions!

SCIS retained their U-13 / Primary Swimming title on the weekend with a thrilling victory at Kennedy House school as part of the NTAA competition. Our swimmers were in excellent form wining many of the events and, crucially, being highly placed in others.  This meant we accrued a great points total as a team beatingRead More

SCIS Hosts the Summer Junior Cricket Camp 2018

Our grounds are usually full of activities whether we are on holiday or not. This video of the Summer Junior Cricket Camp will prove us just right! We hosted the camp over the month of July with Coach Mike who says the camp helped the young stars improve just in time for the Nairobi Tournament,Read More

Sports Weekend

On Saturday 26th May 2018, SCIS hosted a friendly U11+U13 Netball as well as the U11 Rugby Tournament. Our teams showed great sportsmanship even though not all of the matches went our way. At the end of the day, the U-11 boys came second on the Rugby tournament, while our girls put in all their effortsRead More

Current Student Aaron Akwenda and Former Student Yuki Omori Makes SCIS Proud!

  In Summary Apart that, the World’s International School Sport Federation (ISF) Gymnasiade Games also involved other sports like basketball, tennis, athletics and others.   By Majuto Omary @majutoy2k Dar es Salaam. The government has commended the Tanzania Swimming Association (TSA), for showing commitment and enablingswimmers to make a debut in the World’sRead More


On Wednesday 25th April SCIS hosted the Sports Awards Evening where our outstanding athletes received awards for various achievements. The evening opened with a welcome from Head of PE, Mrs. Veronica Pitts, who explained to the parents and other invited guests on how hard the PE department works to ensure that our young sports menRead More

Northern Tanzania Athletic Association: Swimming Gala Report

On Friday 9th  & Saturday 10th  March we were delighted to host the final NTAA (Northern Tanzania Athletics Association) Swimming Galas for Primary and Secondary Students. 6 schools and over 160 students participated in the galas, swimming in a range of events from 25m to 200m in all four strokes. There was a great atmosphere withRead More


The Wednesday elective kicked off the first internal sports tournament for the juniors in the third trimester of the year. Students from years 7-10 paced up and down the fields in nerve-racking excitement not knowing who, of the four houses, would emerge victorious at the end of the day. Netball and rugby games were organisedRead More

Athletics in the sun

Primary School athletes were in action last Friday afternoon followed by Secondary School athletes who were ushered into the arena on Saturday morning and despite the blazing sun on both days, our athletes competed hard in the various events and displayed good attitude, teamwork and sportsmanship throughout the competition. Several Gold, Silver and Bronze positionsRead More

Jay Nathwani taking Golf forward for Tanzania

Jay Nathwani has been selected for the Tanzanian national golf team to compete in EAC Golf challenge in Addis Ababa. This is an outstanding achievement and we obviously wish him the very best of luck.

Primary Rounders Tournament at Kennedy House

During the first half of Term 1, our Under 9 and Under 11 Rounders teams have been hard at work. They have been training with their coaches on Tuesday and Friday afternoons in preparation for the NTAA tournaments at Kennedy House International School. It has been a privilege to witness the improvement these students areRead More

New Competitive Sport Shirts for Primary Students

Last term Mr Ball organised a Sports Shirt day in which we all paid a small amount to be allowed to come to school in some kind of sports shirt. We had Manchester United, Kenya, Tanzania, Cameroon and even Liverpool! Well now we have seen the fruits of these efforts with the unveiling this monthRead More

Primary Football team

First Outing for Primary Footballers

SCIS put on a super show in the first Primary Football tournament of the new season at ISMAC. Placing 3rd in the U9 Boys’ group, 2nd in both the U9 Girls’ and the U11 Boys’ groups, as well as 1st in the U11 Girls’ group showed the strength and depth of our football squads. ThanksRead More

U19 Boy Football Team

First Round of NTAA 2016/17

SCIS enjoyed hosting the first round of Basketball U15 and U19 Football on Saturday 24th September. Schools in attendance were SCIS, Jaffrey, Orkeeswa, ISM Moshi and ISM Arusha, Braeburn and St Judes. Many thanks to all the coaches and students involved in a fantastic day. St Constantine’s ‘ Titans’ had a great start to theRead More

Inter-house Cross Country

All Secondary students participated in the Inter-house Cross Country. Those in Years 7 – 9 were asked to run three laps of the school perimeter, Years 10 – 11 did four laps and Years 12 – 13 ran five laps. It was a fantastic afternoon with maximum participation from every student. Congratulations to Nahdi (Y13 Delphi) who wasRead More