An evening of Arts

Last night the Senior IB Visual Arts Exhibition kicked off an evening of Arts at UAS. The culminating event for the senior Art students displays a wonderful body of work using a variety of techniques, opened last night in the MPH. Congratulations to the students and Mr Lefort. The exhibition will remain open until the end of next week. Students and parents are welcome to visit the display. Thank you to the parents and teachers who attended last night’s event.

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The grade 9 Music class also held a concert last night. Congratulations to all the performers and Mr Cour.

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Last Wednesday as part of the Emirates Literature Festival and our own literacy week, author Chris Cleaves spoke to our students about writing and children’s literature. It was a very lively and interesting conversation.

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Ammar Salem (grade 9) won the  Qatar Squash Junior open 2016 and the Doha Squash Junior Open 2016 ( March 4th – March 9th ) in Qatar . Congratulations Ammar on a great achievement.

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Ziad Shoukry (grade 10) participated in the Honeywell Leadership Challenge Academy in Houston (NASA) last month. What an amazing experience.

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Congratulations to Caitlin Barrie and Ameena Heikal who took second and third place respectively at the Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity. Seven UAS students were finalists and attend the award ceremony. Congratulations to the grade 9 New Media class and Mr Lefort on their achievements.

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CAS projects and Student Achievement

This week there will be number of events in support of students’ CAS projects. Starting today there will be olive oil on sale in the lobby after school. The funds raised will be donated to the school’s Mosque construction project.

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Congratulations to Simran Vedvyas who was awarded Community Award for Citizenship and finalist Ambassador for the Environment at this year’s GESS Education Awards.
Click on the link to find out more.

http://www.khaleejtimes.com/nation/education/and-the-awards-go-to–education-innovators

Math SAT Prep Course

SAT (Mathematics) Exam Prep Schedule For May 7th 2016 “NEW’’ Exam

Total 16.5 hours @ 500 AED (total)

Every Monday & Wednesday  3.25 – 4.55 pm (Room No. 3313)

16/03/2016 – Wednesday – Diagnostic test & Result

21/03/2016 – Monday – Heart of Algebra

23/03/2016 – Wednesday – Heart of Algebra

11/04/2016 – Monday – Problem solving and data analysis

13/04/2016 – Wednesday – Problem solving and data analysis

18/04/2016 – Monday – Passport to advanced Math

20/04/2016 – Wednesday – Passport to advanced Math

25/04/2016 – Monday – Area, volume & Trigonometric functions

02/05/2016 – Monday – Practice test with detailed explanation

04/05/2016 – Wednesday – Practice test with detailed explanation

05/05/2016 – Thursday – Practice test with detailed explanation

To register for this course, pay 500dhs at accounts and show your receipt to Mr Singh. If you have any questions please contact Mr Singh at: vsingh@uasdubai.ae