SCHOOL NEWS

The Aquila School Community Iftar 2020

The Aquila School Community Iftar 2020

"If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else." – Booker T. Washington On Wednesday 6th May 2020, we hosted a virtual iftar for our families. We want to thank all of our families who shared their pictures with us. These were lovely to see and was a reminder...

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The Aquila School appoints Head of Secondary

The Aquila School appoints Head of Secondary

We are happy to introduce Lee Fabia as the new Head of Secondary at The Aquila School. He joins the from a High School in the UK, where he led significant improvements in attainment, curriculum enhancement and the wellbeing of children.  His role will be key to...

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Two-time award winner among us

Two-time award winner among us

We are proud to share that Mr Musab Biroutieh, one of our Arabic Teachers, has been recognized with the Sharjah Arab Creativity award. Selected from over 400 participants, Mr Biroutieh won the award for his contribution to children’s literature. The award, which was...

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Adapting to the new normal

Adapting to the new normal

E-Learning and distance learning is something we are all experiencing right now. Click to read what our principal said to Gulf News about the E-learning happening at our school. With schools and universities shuttered indefinitely to contain the spread of COVID-19,...

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The Aquila School supports children with different needs

The Aquila School supports children with different needs

Mr. Howsen, Principal of The Aquila School, joined the team at Which School Advisor (WSA) for their second edition of WSA TV. The discussion, led by WSA’s Early Years Editor Jenny Mollon, saw a panel of representatives from schools and specialist centres, offering...

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Why Angelman Syndrome kids love to smile

Why Angelman Syndrome kids love to smile

The UAE recently marked Angelman Syndrome Day, and our very Souzie MacKay, mom of Kimia, a Year 4 student at The Aquila School, shared her message about this rare condition in an interview. Also, while Kimia is non-verbal because of her condition, she made a strong...

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The Aquila School Global Day 2020

The Aquila School Global Day 2020

On Thursday 13th February, families of The Aquila School came together to celebrate the many nationalities present in our community. Currently The Aquila School represents 49 different nationalities from all around the world, of which 38 were represented during this...

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