Newsletter (April 4, 2017)

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  1. First PTC: Dear Parents/Guardians, we are thankful to all of you who made the first PTC of the year successful by appearing patient, concerned about your child and brief and polite in your conversation.

The PTCs serve the purpose of developing better relations between the School and the Parents, all in the best interest of the children.

For the next PTC, kindly keep these points in mind:

  • The child should be along for the PTC, preferably in school uniform.
  • Avoid the use of regional language and mobile phone.
  • The child should leave the meeting room when sensitive issues are discussed.
  • If you wish to discuss matters in detail, we request that you attend the PTC early or that you request to meet with the teacher on a different day for longer conversation.
  1. Environment Day: we hope that the successful outcome of celebrating the Environment Day is that our students have learnt about the ecosystem, that they are educated about organic food and lastly, that they develop nature friendly habits.

We are hopeful that the young generation will grow up to be concerned about the beautiful world we are responsible of caring for.

  1. The Student Performance Report (SPR): the SPR for the month of March shall be issued on April 5th, along a letter explaining the Student Assessment Policy for your convenience and better understanding.

 The SPR must carefully be reviewed in order to take necessary actions for the overall improvement of the student.

  1. Monthly Test: the 1st talent show of Pre-school and monthly tests of classes I-IX shall be starting on April 5th.
  2. School Policy of syllabus testing and examination;
    • A student caught using unfair means during tests/examination shall be considered failed in the subject and may be expelled from school.
    • A student on leave or absent during tests/exams with a valid reason shall be awarded the average marks obtained in the previous tests. There shall be no re-test.
    • Students must focus on conceptual learning.
    • Students are shown their marked exam papers so that they can appreciate their success and also learn from their mistakes.
    • At the end of each academic year, the consolidated result in the form of the Report Card is extended to all the Parents.
  1. Taekwondo: Taekwondo classes free of cost are arranged by the School on every Wednesday and Thursday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. for boys of class IV and onwards. Parents/Guardians are requested to timely pick and drop their child.

 

PRINCIPAL


Hadith of the Day

Narrated Abu Huraira: Allah’s Apostle said, “The example of a believer is that of a fresh tender plant; from whatever direction the wind comes, it bends it, but when the wind becomes quiet, it becomes straight again. Similarly, a believer is afflicted with calamities (but he remains patient till Allah removes his difficulties.) And an impious wicked person is like a pine tree which keeps hard and straight till Allah cuts (breaks) it down when He wishes.”

Sahih Al-Bukhari – Book 70 Hadith 547


Quote of the Day

“Progress lies not in enhancing what is, but in advancing towards what will be.”

Khalil Gibran


Suggestions of healthy lunch that students may bring to School:

Healthy lunch tips for the students

·         Fruit salad

·         Smoothie

·         Vegetables salad

·         Vegetables omelette

·         Yogurt with cereal of fruit

·         Boiled eggs

·         Brown bread sandwich with spreads such as; jam, scrambled eggs, tuna or cream cheese

·         Vegetable fritters, for example potato kabab.

·         Fresh vegetables with a dip, for example: hummus, taztzki, mint yogurt sauce.

·         Mixed vegetables

·         Granola bar

·         Whole grain pasta with vegetables

·         Fresh juice, fruit infused water or milk

·         Dates, dry fruits and nuts

 

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