Seven Colleges in Three States

November 11, 2016Director's Blog

For the last two weeks I have been traveling throughout the southeastern United States recruiting teachers for the 2017-2018 school year. It’s hard to believe that we need to start thinking about next year already! ACSI, our accrediting agency, sponsors the International School Job Fair in a different part of the US each year. This … Read More

From the Director

November 4, 2016Director's Blog

I got a perm! I’ve been contemplating getting a perm for quite a while now. I finally got up the nerve to go and have it done. Even though I asked for a loose curl, I have quite a tight bunch of curls now all over my head. As I stood staring at my new … Read More

Vienna Christian Fellowship Celebrates 23 Years

October 21, 2016Director's Blog

On Sunday, October 9, my husband and I had the privilege of attending the anniversary celebration at VCF, a church that meets in the school building on Sundays. I didn’t realize that they have been working with ICSV since before the school moved to the Wagramer Strasse location! What a long, wonderful partnership! Several things … Read More

Our Fiber Optic Line is Here!

October 14, 2016Director's Blog

On Wednesday, October 12, our fiber optic Internet line was plugged in! We are so excited to have this expanded internet ability! As part of our summer technology initiative we contracted with A1 to install a fiber optic line that would greatly increase the bandwidth available to our students and staff. We have been “patiently” … Read More

The United Nations Women’s Guild Charity Award Ceremony

October 7, 2016Director's Blog

This week I was privileged to be invited to the UN Women’s Guild Charity Awards. Each year, the organization receives grant requests from all over the world for projects that benefit children. This year, they raised enough to donate over 257.000 euros that will help over 18.000 children worldwide. In attendance were members of the … Read More

Wiener Wiesen Fest

October 1, 2016Director's Blog

On Saturday evening, my husband and I ventured out to see what all the excitement was about at the Prater. We had never experienced a Wiener Wiesn-Fest before. While we did enjoy a big pretzel and a Käsekrainer as we walked home through the park, what we appreciated the most was people watching. For someone not … Read More

Ee-Taow! It Is True!

September 22, 2016Director's Blog

If you haven’t been at the school lately, please stop by and take a peek at our newly-completed playground. Marc Preusse, our facilities manager, did a great job of supervising this extensive project. And now our elementary kids and PE students have numerous places to play, exercise, and enjoy the amazing bodies that God has … Read More

Just One Tooth

September 16, 2016Director's Blog

Last night my week made a major shift in direction. I developed an awful toothache that made the whole side of my face swell up. For me, that is the absolute worst thing that could happen, as I am extremely scared of dentists. Well, there I was now living in Vienna, not having a dentist, … Read More

Our New Website is Live!

September 9, 2016Director's Blog

ICSV’s website was due for an updated look, so we formed a committee to check out our options and to choose a new theme. Over the last few months, Greg Brobst has been working on the redesign, and we are so excited to announce that we have now gone live. We especially wanted to highlight … Read More

ICSV Impacts Other Schools

September 2, 2016Director's Blog

When I arrived at ICSV last year, God immediately put it on my heart that we should become a leader among other Christian schools. We have been blessed with a long history of God’s faithfulness and a strong staff and faculty with both experience and a wealth of knowledge that would benefit others. This vision … Read More