Awards And Closing Cultural Intersek 2016, Thanks to all schools to come to Ecuador.
Sek Ecuador, Sek Guayaquil, Sek Los Valles, Sek Paraguay, Sek Costa Rica and Sek Pacifico participated in the contemporary dance with enthusiasm, dedication and effort. They took great applauses and look forward to the results of their work.
The last day of Intersek began with a mathematical contest. The farm-themed competition consisted of 3 phases in which participants had to reason, use logic and solve exercises. The 5 finalists were Sek Los Valles, Sek Ecuador, Sek Budapest, Sek Guayaquil and Sek Paraguay. Finally the first place went to Sek Budapest, followed by Sek Ecuador in second place and Sek Guayaquil in third.
The greatest activity of Intersek took place in the facility of Sek University. The competition consisted of a set of games and activities of various kinds, which took place outdoors, in a preestablished order.
The delegations enjoyed the view Mitad del Mundo monument, visitors took photos and enjoyed the beautiful scenery of this tourist attraction
The Delegations of each country had the opportunity to demonstrate their entrepreneurial skills through the presentation of innovative products and business plans in order to develop skills that enable them to undertake own future initiatives. The results will be delivered on Friday, May 20th.
For the Photography contest the participants had two days to capture images that represent the SEK family. Later the photographs were edited and presented as a final work. The final images will be evaluated by the judges and the winners will be announced on Thursday, May 19th.
To conclude the second day of the Intersek, Virtual Reality was held in the library. The activity consisted in answering 3 general knowledge questions with information obtained through the observation of the digital googles. First place: Sek Las Americas, 2nd place: Grantham, 3rd place: Houtbay.
SEK-CRANIUM began with emotion showed by the participants, there were 4 games in which participants of the SEK Schools played against each other. SEK-Budapest, SEK-Pacifico, St. Johns and SEK-Los Valles managed to get to the finals. In the end, St. Jhons was awarded the 1st place, followed by SEK-Los Valles in the 2nd place and by SEK-Pacifico in the 3rd place.
This activity consisted in the construction of mechanical systems with different tools. It was not possible to finish the contest today so it would be resume on Friday.
The event began with all the delegations ready to perform to the audience of SEK Ecuador International School, the concert consisted in the use of recycled materials to create musical instruments. The delegations were enthusiastic presenting different rhythmic genres of their own and the winners will be selected through the social networks of the school.
The Chess tournament was the first activity that took place on the second day of the InterSEK 2016. This competition consisted of 5 rounds in which each player count on 10 minutes to make their moves. The first place went to Sek Guayaquil, second place to Sek Ecuador and third place to Sek Guatemala.
In this activity, each delegation explained the functioning of the rocket by an oral presentation and later they made a demonstration in the schoolyard. The aim was to reach the highest peak which was obtained by Costa Rica.
After Intersek's inauguration, the first competition to take place was the Beebot Race, which consisted in the programming of a bot in order to break through a maze in the less time possible. SEK-Guayaquil was awarded the first place.
Parades of the 16 delegations with their respective flags lit up the opening event held in order to present all participating students. Several cultural shows took place by the host school and concluded with all the people who attended the ceremony singing the school’s anthem.
SEK-ECUADOR International School welcomes all delegations that visit us. This great event began with the exhibition of stands which show the most relevant aspects of the culture of each country.
Welcome to Boca Prep International School
Welcome Sek Guatemala International School
Welcome Sek Budapest International School
W elcome Sek Paraguay International School
Arrival of delegation SEK Guayaquil International School. Welcome Ecuadorian friends .
Welcome to Ecuador delegation of International School of Hout Bay.
Welcome to the delegation of SEK Pacific International College.
Delegation of Chile SEK International School , welcome to Ecuador.
Welcome delegations of St John 's International School and Grantham Preparatory School.
Welcome delegation SEK Costa Rica International College .
Welcome delegations of International College Eirís and Levante have come to participate in the Cultural Intersek 2016 .
We thank all the schools that have registered in the World Cultural Intersek 2016 and encourage you to continue preparing for this great event . Missing a few days to start this great adventure.
Our host families are counting the days to receive guests will be a pleasant and unforgettable experience. We wait for you.
The chess competition will be supported by international judges of the Sports Concentration of Pichincha, this support is very important for the development of this activity.
The delegations of Intersek 2016 visit the " Ciudad Mitad del Mundo " located in the parish of San Antonio de Pichincha , 14 kilometers from Quito , is one of the main attractions of Quito , because inside the Equator Monument is located , 0º0'0" perched on Latitude.
Students of Intersek 2016 , will have the opportunity to meet Guápulo Monastery , one of the most important sanctuaries where works of the headquarters of the Universidad Internacional SEK , on Thursday May 19 contest will be held "The Mystery of Guápulo . " Guápulo church is an old colonial building monastery . Inside lies the image of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Spain .