Secondary School Student Life


Swimming. Running. Debating. Singing. Acting. Throwing. Passing.

The after-school program at KIS offers students the opportunity to participate in a wide variety of both sports and activities – presenting students unique experiences which broaden their skill sets, foster new relationships and contribute to personal growth.

Athletics and Activities

Our Secondary School athletic teams compete in our local Kyiv School’s Sports League (KSSL) as will as in the Central and Eastern Europe Sports Association (CEESA) tournaments.

Students have access to the school’s premier facilities including our indoor swimming pool; athletic field and track; two gymnasiums; fitness room; as well as robotics and Maker Space classrooms.

Students are guided by experienced coaches drawn from our school staff.

Secondary Athletics and Activities take place Monday through Friday from 3:45pm till 5:15pm.

Students who utilize the school’s transportation program are eligible to take the late bus home.

Clubs and Organizations

Secondary School students have the opportunity to be part of various Clubs and Organizations on campus.

  • Cross Fit
  • Chess Club
  • Drama
  • Environmental Service Initiative
  • Hackathon
  • National Honor Society
  • National Art Honor Society
  • Student Initiative Grants
  • Table Tennis
Kozak 30

Kozak 30 is a daily block of time at Kyiv International School dedicated to student led activities and is used to promote student engagement in mastery learning, leadership development and extracurricular activities.

Students have the freedom to chose what they do each day as Kozak 30 is a time for them to cultivating interest and skills in a wide range of activities.

Teachers keep office hours during Kozak 30 allowing students to receive personalize academic support.

Kozak 30 activities take place in the Student Center, Gym Top, Old Gym, Multi Purpose Room (MPR), Coffee Classroom, Outdoor Sports Court, and the Athletic Field.