SCHOOL NEWS

Gulf News: ‘Schools of the Future’

Encouraging children to think independently and creatively The Aquila School in Dubai is a new school offering a high quality British curriculum with innovative approaches to learning, ensuring children learn resilience and the skills and knowledge they need to...

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Rare genetic disorder means this girl is always happy

Family launches ‘gratitude stone’ campaign to stress inclusion Kimia Mackay is a Year 3 student of The Aquila School in The Villa in Dubai. An extremely popular student, she has a wide circle of friends. No surprises there, you might think, as she has a happy face...

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Gulf News join us in The Aquila School

This week Mrs Cleworth, Head of Primary, had the opportunity to introduce the fantastic Gulf News team to our school for the first time. During the interview the journalists from the esteemed newspaper really dug deep into what we mean when we talk about enquiry-based...

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Our Doors Are Now OPEN!

After many months of planning we are delighted to welcome our very first children to The Aquila School, which opened on 4th September 2018. We will work to ensure The Aquila School is at the heart of the community, is as inclusive as possible and ensures that every...

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Launching a New School

Teaching is a rewarding and varied career, every term, every day, every hour is different and full of surprises. Despite this, unique opportunities such as founding a brand-new school are hard to come by so we are excited, delighted and honoured to be the founding...

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SEAL in the classroom – is it essential?

SEAL – learning and teaching about the Social and Emotional Aspects of Learning is an integral part of the curriculum that supports this aspect of school connectedness. Naturally there is a wide range of views about what constitutes high quality learning. It is widely...

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