Entries by sam

The School Day and Term Dates, Calendar 2018-19

Dear Parents I am writing to you to inform you of the term dates for next academic year and also of some important changes to the school day. From the start of the new term on Wednesday 29th August, we will be increasing the length of the day by 15 minutes to add an extra […]

20 Years at QIS

Staff across QIS came together to celebrate 20 years of service of a much loved member of staff, Claire Siban. Claire started the school on the 1st September 1998 and since then has worked as a Music teacher in Primary and Secondary, a Class Teacher in Year 3 and 4, a Block Leader and most […]

“BSME- Ed Goodwin Award” Winner 2018

“BSME- Ed Goodwin Award” Winner 2018   Qatar International School is very proud to announce that this year’s winner of the prestigious  “BSME- Ed Goodwin Award,” for exceptional service is our very own Lina Al Tarawneh. Lina first of all won the Qatar round of the competition before going on to win the regional title. […]

Year 1 Purple Star Party

On Wednesday, we celebrated the best behaviour in Year 1 with our termly purple star tea party. We selected two children from each class who has received the most ‘Purple Star letters’ since the beginning of the term. These pupils were invited to a party in the Activity room. The children played party games, danced […]

Secondary World Book Day

On Thursday 1st March students across primary and secondary celebrated World Book Day to raise money for the World Literacy Foundation. Students and staff were invited to dress as their favourite characters from books and were invited to take part in a range of activities. These activities included The White Rabbit’s Big Breakfast read, The Tweedle Twins’ […]

Primary World Book Day

On Thursday 1st March 2018, QIS celebrated World Book day. What a celebration it was! QIS pupils and teachers pulled out all the stops on this special day where we celebrated authors, illustrator and more importantly books and stories. There was a fantastic effort from everyone on their costumes. In Primary, we hosted a Big […]