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Head of Senior School

We are delighted to welcome Emily Hopkinson as our new Head of Senior School this August. Emily is from the UK and has completed her Bsc Psychology & MA in Educational Leadership, UK. She has been working as a Deputy Headteacher at Garden International School in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Before that, she was an Assistant…

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BridgeU Summer Journal

*EC Senior Students* In case you had your internships and other summer plans cancelled due to the present situation, here is a Summer Journal provided by BridgeU. It gives ideas and inspiration for things to do to strengthen your university applications over the break. It contains six activities to help you think critically about your…

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Summer Camp

My Sports Academy is offering Summer Camps (swimming, netball, football) at The English College. See below for details where to register and more.

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Schools Re-opening

We are sure that you have heard the wonderful news that schools will be reopening in September and we could not be more happy about it!! (Subject to MOE final approval). We have been working on a number of different scenarios for September over recent weeks. Now that we have further clarity from the KHDA,…

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FREE Webinar

Managing Children’s Home Learning and Anxiety  during COVID-19 Monday 4th May | 4PM This webinar outlines how to manage the various struggles associated with distance learning and supporting children’s learning at home. It also considers how to deal with children’s anxiety during this current period of uncertainty. Please RSVP to: paul@drpaulgelston.com and a zoom link…

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FS 2 Virtual Presentations

If you are a new FS 2 parent interested in applying to The English College, please join our Head of Primary, Mr Wilcock, for Virtual Presentations as follows; Monday 27 April at 9am Tuesday 28 April at 10am, followed by Q & A Sessions. Places are limited, please RSVP via: primaryreception@englishcollege.ac.ae 

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Skiply App

Dear Parents, we have teamed up with RAKBANK to offer you a faster, easier way to manage payments without any additional charges by using the Skiply mobile app. You can now make school fee transactions quickly, safely and easily from your smart device wherever and whenever it suits you. With Skiply there’s no need for…

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Important Update

Dear English College Parents. I am sure many of you will now have seen the updates on social media this evening by the Ministry of Education, that all schools in the UAE will remain closed and that the distance learning programme now underway will continue until the end of the current academic year. Unfortunately, we…

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Distance Learning

Dear Parents for your easy reference, we have added a full section on Distance Learning to our website, which you can view here. The information is divided by school section and also includes FAQs and Tips.

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Important Update

Dear Parents You may have read in the news yesterday, that the online learning will continue until June this year. This is not accurate.  In response, the Ministry of Education issued this statement a couple of hours ago: ‘ABU DHABI, 11th March, 2020 (WAM) — The Ministry of Education termed what is being circulated on…