Clubs at BISS Gausel 2019 - 2020

The list has now been updated. These clubs are run by external providers. Please use the contact details provided to book a place or for any queries.



Craft Clubs with Mister Vanger - Wednesday and Thursday

Little Sew and Sews

PYP5 and PYP6 Wednesdays 2-3pm

Part sewing course, part craft club, mister vanger’s little sew and sews will learn basic sewing skills as they work on a number of fun projects over the term.

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From string to things knitting club

MYP1 and MYP2
Thursday 3-4pm

After school club for knitters of all abilities, complete beginners, novices and intermediates – all abilities are welcome!
The aim of the club is to teach knitting skills and work on individual and group projects according to ability, interest and personal style.More Information



Art Club Tuesday Thursday after school

The aim of the Be Creative Be Artistic external art club is to let the pupils learn different art techniques, while letting them work with different paint medias such acrylics, water colour, oil paints. They also learn about sculpting, sketching and still life paintings.

Contact: kholasj@yahoo.com or 45461365



Tae-fit Kids Wednesday 14:00 - 15:30

Contact Alison Gildert - alison.gildert@lyse.ne



PUMA's — Taekwon-do Club - Monday 167:00 - 17:00 and Wednesday, 15:15 - 18:30

Juniors from age 7 and Seniors age 12+

PUMA Norway is an exciting martial arts club held at BISS each week. By providing a welcoming and friendly approach the club aims to provide instruction in the Korean art of Taekwon-Do. Students are also taught stranger awareness and anti-bullying tactics. Through PUMA Norway, students increase their levels of self-confidence, self-awareness and overall fitness. We have a variety of classes to offer all ages and abilities. We are affiliated with The Professional Unification of Martial Arts UK www.puma-uk.com and the International Taekwon-Do Federation. We hold internationally recognized testing three times a year, so that students can develop skills and build on their qualifications at another centre.

Contact Alison Gildert - alison.gildert@lyse.net

Little PUMA's - Taekwon-do Club - Wednesday, 15:15 - 15:45

Class for ages 4 to 7

Little Puma's is a revolutionary way of teaching this age group life skills, using martial arts as a training platform. The Little Puma's syllabus prepares a child mentally as well as physically, improving hand-eye coordination; team-working skills; and, communication and verbal skills. Students will develop the confidence to say NO and to speak up for themselves. The syllabus also enables children to deal with real life issues such as bullying and stranger awareness. The programme is especially designed to help teach young children the important qualities of respect, self-control and confidence in a fun way, utilizing educational games and exercises - but most importantly - they will have FUN!

Contact Alison Gildert - alison.gildert@lyse.net

Aurora Vocalis - Private Music School

Aurora Vocalis is a private music school collaborating with BISS to provide specialist music lessons for their students. Manager is Ms Ina-Marian Øygard, a music and singing teacher in Fine Arts, with training in education and pedagogics

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Aurora Vocalis Choir Friday 15:00 - 16:15

Choir for PYP3 and up, run independently by Aurora Vocalis Music School.

Weekly lessons on Fridays 15.00-16.15 following the BISS school calendar.

We sing a variation of children's songs, popular and musical songs. We also learn vocal technique, ear-training and Solfege. Places allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.

Half year membership NOK 750 (one semester). Full year membership NOK 1400 (two semesters).

For more information and entry form, please go to www.auroravocalis.com



Adagio Music - Private Music School

"Adagio Music Institute is located at the campus of the British International School of Stavanger. Members of our team are experienced musicians with a big international background and fame in the region of Western Norway.

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Young Coderz - Junior (PYP) Monday & Senior (MYP) Wednesday 15:00 - 16:30

YoungCoderz Junior Curriculum for Primary Year Students - Mondays 15:00 till 16:30 Course Fee: 2000 NOK for 12 weeks starting 16th Sept 2019

YoungCoderz Senior Curriculum for Middle Year Students - Wednesdays 14:10 till 15:40 Course Fee: 2100 NOK for 12 weeks starting 18th Sept 2019

Registration can be done here

For any queries, email contact@youngcoderz.com



French Club

This club is for native and non-native french speakers. For more information please email Christelle de Cazenove cdecazenove@gmail.com by Monday August 27th to register an interest. This club is subject to demand



After School Football Club - Daily 15:00 - 16:30

Although this is on the fields next to our school it is run by a separate project and not by our school. For any information then contact Gausel Idrettslag, Daniel Egge Roux - daglig.leder@fgi.no.



Karate - Tuesday and Thursday 19:00 - 21:00

Contact Kjell Sivertsen (916 62 567, norske@online.no)



Hindi Club - To Be Decided

For children wishing to learn Hindi. The aim is that children have fun developing their Hindi language skills and learn about Indian culture, literature and society. Contact Anushri Misra - misraanu@gmail.com

Bible Story Club - Thursday, 15:00 - 16:00

To read Bible Stories from the Bible, do activity sheets which include puzzles, questions, and other that correlate with story of the day, and Bible games. Food and snacks and drinks provided.

The Anglican Chaplaincy in Norway (Bethel church, Stavanger)



Jåtten skolekorps –

a thriving, top-notch school brass band in your own neighbourhood? High quality instruction, concerts, travels – team play, lots of fun, and a strong sense of belonging. Join our wonderful group of engaged young musicians and families! More info at www.jkorps.com and Facebook, or get in touch at post@jkorps.com

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Uniformed Organisations


Rainbows (5 - 7 yrs)

A fun and exciting programme it's all about learning by doing. Rainbows is all about developing self-confidence, building friendships, learning new things and having fun.

More Information Contact Jen Watson – 1ststavangerrainbows@gmail.com


Brownies (7 - 10 yrs)

Brownies is about trying new things that teach girls aged seven to ten about themselves, their community and their world

Brownies introduces girls to a world of new opportunities, challenges and fun.

More InformationContact Fiona Jones - stavangerbrownies@gmail.com


Guides & Rangers (10 - 14 and 14 - 18 yrs)

Guides have an exciting and varied programme designed to inspire and challenge girls from 10-14 yrs/14-18 yrs. What you do in Guides is up to you, from taking part in lots of exciting activities at regular meetings to special events and trips away.

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Contact Jen Watson - 1ststavangerguide@gmail.com


Girlguiding Stavanger is part of Girlguiding UK: www.girlguiding.org.uk

1st Stavanger Scout Group, British Scouting Overseas based at BISS
Beavers (6 - 8yrs)

The programme is based around three main themes: outdoor and adventure, world and skills. Other underlying themes include leadership, teamwork and personal development.

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Contact 1st Stavanger Beaver Leader - Andrew Eden on onepip@hotmail.com


Cubs (8 - 11 yrs)

The programme is based around three main themes: outdoor and adventure, world and skills. Other underlying themes include leadership, teamwork and personal development.

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Contact 1st Stavanger Cub Leader Nafiseh Reshadi - nafis.reshadi@gmail.com


Scouts (11–14 yrs)

The programme is based around three main themes: outdoor and adventure, world and skills. Other underlying themes include leadership, teamwork and personal development.

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Contact 1st Stavanger Scout Leader Mark McCluskey on mrmccluskey@yahoo.com


Explorer Scouts (14–18)

The programme is based around three main themes: outdoor and adventure, world and skills. Other underlying themes include leadership, teamwork and personal development.

Contact 1st Stavanger Explorers via Adrian Jones – adrian.jones@omv.com