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21st September 2017

Primary & Secondary School Parent Nights – 18-19.09.2017

Posted: 21 Sep 2017

This week Parent Nights were held both in the Primary and Secondary School. Teachers shared important information on a range of topics such as EMS Al Khor curricula as well as school and classroom expectations and resources.

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Patience, Orderliness and Self-Discipline 2017-2018

Posted: 18 Sep 2017

Every morning at EMS Al Khor, our students line up in the courtyard and are escorted to class by their teachers in an orderly fashion. This daily routine allows students to begin their day in a quiet and predictable manner. Learning to stand in a queue also teaches students patience, orderliness and self-discipline. This is why we

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Year 6 Students Shared “Me Bags” – 14.09.2017

Posted: 17 Sep 2017

On Thursday, Year 6 students shared “Me Bags” with their classmates. This was a great a way for students to get to know each other and to practice their presentation skills right at the beginning of the year. The students thoroughly enjoyed the activity and did a super job!

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First Secondary School Assembly – 12.09.2017

Posted: 12 Sep 2017

The morning marked the first Secondary School Assembly of the year. We welcome our new teachers, Ms. Sarah (Music), Ms. Kathy (Biology and PE), Ms. Colleen (English), Mr. J (PE) and Ms. Michele (our new Curriculum Coordinator). This year, Middle School students (Years 7-9) will have a Term in each specialty subject: Art, Music and

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First Day of School @ EMS Al Khor – 10.09.2017

Posted: 10 Sep 2017

Welcome back EMS Al Khor families! Everyone got off to a great start as new and returning students jumped right into the learning process on the first day of school. Wishing everyone a wonderful year ahead!

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Secondary Assembly (End of Term Merit & Excellence Awards) – 20.06.2017

Posted: 21 Jun 2017

Congratulations to all our Secondary students who received Merit Awards and Excellence Awards in the end-of-term Secondary Awards Assembly on 20 June 2017.

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Fourth Annual Year 6 Stepping Up Ceremony – 14.06.2017

Posted: 15 Jun 2017

On Wednesday, June 14th, EMS Al Khor celebrated it’s fourth annual Year 6 Stepping Up Ceremony. Congratulations to our future Year 7 students and to all the students who won Academic Achievement Awards! Encouraging words were spoken by the Year 6 Valedictorian, Naveen, and Crystal who spoke on behalf of Year 5. The students honoured their teacher,

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Secondary Assembly & ESLR Awards – 06.06.2017

Posted: 13 Jun 2017

During the June 6th Secondary Assembly, students were recognized for their Science Fair contributions, ESLR  Awards were given and the Student Council gave Certificates of Appreciation to our external staff (cleaners and security) who have served EMS Al Khor diligently and reliably all year.

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Final Primary Assembly & ESLR Awards – 07.06.2017

Posted: 12 Jun 2017

On Wednesday, June 7th, EMS Al Khor held it’s final Primary Assembly of the academic year. The event was hosted by Year 5B. Congratulations to all those who received ESLR Awards this month!

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Posted: 11 Jun 2017

On Thursday, June 8th, EMS Al Khor proudly celebrated the Graduating Class of 2017!  This is EMS Al Khor’s first cohort of graduates. We wish Asma, Noof, Daniel, Isaac, and Rizaldi all the best in their future studies and endeavours!

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Primary Cycle B Assembly & ESLR Awards – 3105.2017

Posted: 1 Jun 2017

On Wednesday, May 31st, Year 3C hosted the Primary Assembly Cycle B. In honor of Ramadan, classes gave performances in Arabic. As usual, much excitement surrounded the Golden Ticket lucky draw, with many winners this month. Congratulations to all those who received ESLR Awards this month!

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Primary Cycle A Assembly and ESLR Awards – 24.05.2017

Posted: 28 May 2017

Congratulations to all the students who were given ESLR Awards at the Primary Cycle A Assembly on May 24th!

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Primary School Science Fair – 23.05.2017

Posted: 24 May 2017

On Tuesday, May 23rd, students participated with enthusiasm in the Primary School Science Fair. Well done to all!

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Year 10 In-House Retreat – 21.05.2017


On Sunday, May 21st, Year 10 enjoyed an in-house retreat, participating in a range of team-building and reflective activities. The class celebrated their victory in the Team Spirit competition with a pot-luck lunch and, the following day, with a fun field trip of their choosing.

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ECE: Annual Learn With Us Event – 22.05.2017

Posted: 23 May 2017

ECE held it’s annual “Learn With Us” event on Monday, May 22.  This was a very special evening when the KG students took on the role of teacher, and parents came to class and learn from their child. This was a wonderful opportunity for parents to experience the richness of the ECE environment and expand

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Primary Cycle C Assembly & ESLR Awards – 17.05.2017

Posted: 18 May 2017

Primary Cycle C Assembly on May 17th was hosted by 4B. In pairs, the students introduced their peers, who shared class learning. The assembly had a special focus on Arabic contributions, including an Arabic music piece and some readings. Congratulations to all students who received ESLR Awards in this assembly!

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Primary Cycle B Assembly & ESLR Awards – 11.05.2017

Posted: 11 May 2017

Primary Cycle B Assembly today was confidently hosted by two students from 2C. Students demonstrated their skills in playing the xylophone, singing, and reading. Congratulations to our ESLR Award winners this month!

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Primary Cycle A Assembly & ESLR Awards – 03.05.2017

Posted: 7 May 2017

Primary Assembly A on May 3rd was hosted by Year 1A. Students gave enthusiastic performances, enjoyed by their peers, teachers and parents alike. Congratulations to all who earned ESLR Awards this month.

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Thermometer Competition 2017

Posted: 4 May 2017

The heat is on! In Term 2, Student Council started a competition to promote a positive climate in the Secondary School. SC Representatives made “Thermometers” for each class. Classes can earn “lines” by coming to school wearing correct uniform, by being on time to Homeroom in the morning, for participating in Student Council and school events and

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EMS GOT TALENT! – 02.05.2017

Posted: 3 May 2017

The evening proved that EMS has got courage, enthusiasm, creativity, dedication, joyfulness, humor and, of course, loads of talent! The EMS Al Khor Talent Show was a resounding success and a great time was had by all!. Many thanks to the Student Council for organizing this fun event for the whole community!

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