There is an Oxford in New Zealand, an Oxford in Canada, 21 Oxfords in the United States, besides a Mount Oxford, two Lake Oxfords and Oxford County, Maine (whose capital is South Paris). The city lends its name to Oxford bags, Oxford Marmalade, Oxford grey (a very dark grey colour – homage to the skies of Oxford perhaps?), Oxford shoes, the Oxford Comma (see fact #11), the Oxford Group, the Oxford Movement and the Oxford accent.
Roger Bannister, a 25-year-old medical student, was the first man to run a mile in less than four minutes. This feat was achieved in 1954 at the Iffley Road track in Oxford. His time was 3 mins 59.4 seconds.
Mr Marat, Cambridge Exam Officer
The CIS International School team invites you to an BBQ-style Open Day!
Due to numerous requests from parents, the registration for our Summer School 2023 has been extended until June 15th!
We invite you to take part in the main event of the 2023!
Don't miss out on the chance to push yourself to new limits and make unforgettable memories with your family and friends.
We are excited to invite you to our Summer School!
In the summer of 2022, our students graduated from 13 classes, passed their exams, and graduated...
Our campuses open the doors for everyone who wants to get acquainted with the life of the school and get answers to any questions about admission and education.
During the open day, your child will have a golden opportunity to get acquainted with our school and the daily schedule, interact with their future classmates and much more...
This week at the Skolkovo campus literally expands horizons. Our children will be able not only to "visit" different countries on different continents...