Middle School Clubs and Activities

The Middle School has an extensive extracurricular program, based around student clubs, athletics, and the performing arts. Some activities take place during the school day and/or after school, while others require participation in a one-time event. Some activities are offered by season and others for the whole academic year. 

  • In addition to competitive sports teams there is a range of recreational sports activities includng rubgy, swimming, soccer, basketball, snowboarding, fitness training and tennis.
  • Students register directly with the coach or activity leader at the Athletics and Activities (ATAC) sign up market which is held for each season.

Alternative Photography
Art Club
Board Games / Indoor Maker Activities
Classroom Catch-up 
Graphic Design 
Green Lions
Halloween House 
International Award 
Intermediate Guitar Club
Jazz Band
Middle School Musical
Model United Nations
Mother Tongue French
Musical Theatre Club
Pi Club (Raspberry Pi)
Quiet Study
Soap Box (Seifenkiste)
T-Shirt Enterprise
The Green Project

We also offer a full competitive athletics program.

View our Competitive Athletics Program

Athletics (Recreational)

Badminton Club
Boys Recreational Basketball
Boys Recreational Softball
Boys Volleyball
Co-ed Soccer
Fitness Swimming
Girls Recreational Basketball
Girls Recreational Volleyball
Girls Self Defence
Ice Skating
Indoor Team Sports
Kayaking Level 1 
Kayaking Level 2
Kayaking Level 2-3
Recreational Ski / Snowboarding 
Recreational Soccer
Recreational Swimming
Strength and Conditioning
Ultimate Frisbee

About Us

With more than 1,450 students at four unique campuses, ZIS offers an extensive educational program with all the benefits of size but the intimacy of smaller settings.



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At ZIS we recognize the unique and diverse nature of our students. That’s why accommodating the individual learning needs of each and every student remains our highest priority.


Student Life

Co-curricular activities challenge our students’ personal, social and physical development and encourage a greater passion for learning. Opportunities range from the arts to sports to outreach and service work and beyond.



ZIS has four unique campuses offering a personal experience to each of our students. Whether it is an old villa or one of our modern buildings, ZIS offers an age-appropriate environment for your child’s learning.



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