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History of Mark Twain IS

Mark Twain International School

Our journey

For 20 years, Mark Twain International School of Bucharest has been creating added value in the national and international education arenas, developing a strong culture for 21st century teaching and learning. View our year-by-year journey of achievement and progress below.

Weather Station Launch

15 aprilie 2018

The first professional weather station for research, experimental studies and prognosis becomes functional on the grounds of the MTIS Senior…

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Opening of the After-School English Language Centre

26 martie 2018

Mark Twain International School opens  its After-School English Language Center for primary school students.

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MTIS offers the International Baccalaureate Exams in the November Session (in addition to the May Session) for the first time

15 noiembrie 2014

MTIS offers the International Baccalaureate Exams in the November Session (in addition to the May Session) for the first time,…

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MTIS opens the late afternoon Junior After School Hub

15 aprilie 2014

MTIS opens the late afternoon Junior After School Hub for preschool and pre-primary students, offering a variety of age-appropriate study…

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MTIS opens the late afternoon Junior After School Hub

15 aprilie 2014

MTIS opens the late afternoon Junior After School Hub for preschool and pre-primary students, offering a variety of age-appropriate study…

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MTIS hosts the IB Primary Years Programme Evaluation Visit in the Junior Campus

10 aprilie 2014

MTIS hosts the IB Primary Years Programme Evaluation Visit in the Junior Campus, a requirement and a service provided by…

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MTIS becomes a registered Cambridge International School and a Cambridge International Primary School

20 martie 2014

Following a rigorous preparation process, MTIS becomes a registered Cambridge International School and a Cambridge International Primary School (both Cambridge…

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New Sport Facilities

26 septembrie 2013

2013: With a focus on health, sports and outdoor recreation, MTIS builds a new basketball court and rennovates its outdoor pool…

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MTIS launches two new interschool competitions: The Hercules Fitness Challenge and The Slam Dunk Basketball Championship

26 iulie 2013

MTIS launches two new interschool competitions: The Hercules Fitness Challenge and The Slam Dunk Basketball Championship; as well as the…

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The International Division of Mark Twain International School is created

26 iunie 2013

The International Division of Mark Twain International School is created (to run successfully alongside the experienced MTIS International Bilingual Division),…

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MTIS launches its Summer Academy Program

1 mai 2013

MTIS launches its Summer Academy Program as a diverse academic, exploration, creativity and athletics program, open to MTIS and Non-MTIS…

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MTIS hosts the IB Middle Years Programme Evaluation Visit in the Senior Campus

1 octombrie 2012

MTIS hosts the IB Middle Years Programme Evaluation Visit in the Senior Campus, a requirement and a service provided by…

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The MTIS High School is accredited by the Ministry of Education through the National Education Quality Assurance Agency.

26 mai 2012

The MTIS High School is accredited by the Ministry of Education through the National Education Quality Assurance Agency.

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MTIS is the first private school in Romania to undergo the National General School Inspection

26 aprilie 2012

MTIS is the first private school in Romania to undergo the National General School Inspection for quality assessment of all…

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The National Centre for Professional Development of the Ministry of Education grants accreditation to the professional development programme Developing a culture of  professional learning, 

26 martie 2012

The National Centre for Professional Development of the Ministry of Education grants accreditation to the professional development programme Developing a culture…

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MTIS introduces the ManageBac platform

26 aprilie 2011

MTIS introduces the ManageBac platform, the leading web-based solution designed to help International Baccalureate schools comprehensively manage the  IB continuum of…

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MTIS Became Member of the European Council of International Schools

26 martie 2011

MTIS becomes a Regular Member of the European Council of International Schools, the leading collaborative global network promoting and supporting…

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Mark Twain IS 15th Anniversary

1 iunie 2010

MTIS celebrates its 15th Anniversary at the Nottara Theatre in Bucharest. The performing arts event is attended widely by many…

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SPYGLASS first edition

26 martie 2010

The first issue of the MTIS primary school magazine, SPYGLASS, is published by students in the Junior Campus.

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New Bus Fleet

26 martie 2009

The MTIS acquires a new school bus fleet of 25 vans in order to satisfy growing requests for daily transportation…

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Mark Twain International School becomes the twin school of an IB World School, Rheintal International School

15 martie 2009

Mark Twain International School becomes the twin school of an IB World School, Rheintal International School in Buchs, participating in…

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IB Diploma Programme

26 noiembrie 2008

Mark Twain International School is authorized to offer the IB Diploma Programme for students grades 11-12, preparing for the International…

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School magazine ZOOM is published

27 octombrie 2008

The first issue of the MTIS senior school magazine, ZOOM, is published by students in the Senior Campus.

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BARK FM on air

26 martie 2008

BARK FM, the official MTIS school radio station is established.

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The Middle Years Programme

26 martie 2008

Mark Twain International School is authorized to offer its second International Baccalaureate academic programme, the Middle Years Programme, designed for…

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The MTIS Science Fair first Edition

1 octombrie 2007

MTIS organizes its first science event, the MTIS Science Fair. The fair is organized annually and validated by acknowledged members…

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The MTIS Middle School is accredited

15 septembrie 2007

The MTIS Middle School is accredited by the Ministry of Education through the National Education Quality Assurance Agency.

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The MTIS Primary Division is accredited by the Ministry of Education

26 septembrie 2006

The MTIS Primary Division is accredited by the Ministry of Education, through the National Education Quality Assurance Agency.

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Mark Twain International School becomes an IB World School

20 martie 2006

Mark Twain International School becomes an IB World School, authorized to offer the first of the challenging three-programme continuum of…

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MTIS Senior Campus inauguration

12 iunie 2005

MTIS continues to expand and occupies the new MTIS Senior Campus located at 89-93 Erou Iancu Nicolae Street.

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The MTIS High School Division is established

9 ianuarie 2005

The MTIS High School Division is established and authorized by the Ministry of Education.

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The first edition of the Mark Twain Theatre Festival

10 mai 2004

MTIS organizes the first edition of the Mark Twain Theatre Festival, inviting over 30 schools from Bucharest to attend and…

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The MTIS Choir records its first album

20 octombrie 2003

The MTIS Choir records its first album in a professional music studio in Maronia, Greece, and meets the Mayor of…

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Mark Twain International School opens Camp Costinesti

15 iulie 2003

Mark Twain International School opens Camp Costinesti, its first dedicated school camp on the Black Sea shore, which hosts both…

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YLE University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations for its students.

1 octombrie 2002

Mark Twain International School is the first school in Romania to organize the YLE University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations for…

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Middle School Division Established

1 septembrie 2002

The MTIS Middle School Division is established.

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100 Students Milestone

15 septembrie 2001

Mark Twain International School reaches a student body of 100 and moves to its new location at 25 Erou Iancu…

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First performance at the Cultural Centre of the Romanian Mission to the United Nations

5 mai 2000

The first delegation of MTIS students abroad presents a performance at the Cultural Center of the Romanian Mission to the…

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Co-curricular Program launching

3 octombrie 1999

Mark Twain IS inaugurates its co-curricular program with over 20 courses and clubs coordinated by specialist teachers and instructors, stimulating…

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Mark Twain Primary Division

15 septembrie 1999

Mark Twain International School opens the first Primay Division.

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Opening of the first Mark Twain learning division

1 iunie 1995

1 June 1995, International Children’s Day: Anca Vlăsceanu and Dan Macovei open the first Early Learning Division of Mark Twain International…

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