Dear Helvetia School community I would like to begin by thanking, on behalf of myself and the entire school, the support we have received from the families that are part of this community. Your messages of solidarity and willingness to support us in specific issues help us to turn this situation into an opportunity for growth and learning. Soon we will be communicating about the space to define the steps to follow. I would like to inform you about the concrete actions we are working on at this moment in favor of healthy school coexistence: Acknowledging what happened, and the need to work together for [...]
The Night of Artists (Level I, Level II and III), is one of the most important cultural events held by our school, this event has as its main objective to show the artistic talent and entrepreneurship of the students of Helvetia School. In previous years we have had the collaboration of more than 230 students, between level I, II and III, where we obtained a record number in participation and attendance, as we achieved an attendance of approximately 1,100 people. For the next edition of our Artists' Night, we hope to count on the participation and attendance of all our students and [...]
General Assembly 2023 Next Thursday, March 23rd, the General Assembly will be held in mixed modality (virtual in person) at Helvetia College. To participate you must be an active member of the association: Voice and vote: all natural persons of Swiss nationality registered at the Embassy of Switzerland with residence in Colombia for at least three months, who are at least 20 years old and have paid the ordinary membership fee of $60,000 pesos. Adherent members with voice, but without vote: those admitted by the Board of Directors, who have paid half of the regular membership fee of [...]
Education for Peace On Friday, December 2, the second meeting of the Teachers Network for the Exchange of Experiences in Peacebuilding was held at the Helvetia School Research Center. This meeting was led by the Directorate of Relations with the Private Education Sector and was attended by the District Secretary of Education of Bogota and different schools of the district. This project seeks to strengthen the exchange of experiences in peace-building with a view to establishing strategies for the socialization of the Peacebuilding Report.
Induction for new members of the EDB Induction for the new members of the EDB for the 2022-23 school year was held on Wednesday, October 26, led by Martin Kleiner, President of the Board of Directors. The new members are Carlos Barragán, Christian Bäbler, Juan Carlos Godoy, Juana Mesías and Catalina Tobón. Martin Kleiner introduced them to the Helvetia School, starting with how it is structured and how it operates. Together with the new members, they talked about the new goals and challenges that the institution must face in order to continue strengthening its academic quality and to continue [...]
We ended the school year successfully at Colegio Helvetia. We welcomed the afternoon with anecdotes, achievements and recounts of all that was accomplished during the last school year. Also, we said goodbye and paid tribute to the collaborators of the institution who achieved their pension due to the hard work developed in our institution and throughout their lives. The morning of June 24 began with a meeting in the area of Level I, Kindergarten, where two people very dear to the community met with their closest co-workers, Miriam Bernhard and María José Moreno. A joyful atmosphere [...]
According to Law 2050 of 2020, which modifies and adds to Law 1503 of 2011, which informs about the obligation we have as an Institution to develop and deliver a Strategic Road Safety Plan, but if you are wondering what it is, how can I participate, or how it is implemented, here we tell you what it is and why the participation of the entire Community is very important. What is the Strategic Road Safety Plan (PESV)? It is a risk management plan in companies or entities, based on the philosophy of the [...]
Helelvetia al Día is back! We are proud to be able to present this edition of our news bulletin in the same way as when it started almost 4 years ago: produced by our students. In this edition you will find the highlights of November and December in our school. In this edition you will find the highlights of November and December at our school, thank you for joining us!