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Congratulations Dubai - Winners of Expo 2020
JBS Expo 2013
Almost exactly three hours before the amazing announcement that Dubai had won the world Expo, Dubai was experiencing one of its magical sunsets. The air was cooling and the light was golden as the sun disappeared below the horizon. There was just a hint of mist as we put the floodlights on over the field so the finishing touches could be put to our Bedouin encampment on the field. There were three tents – one in which we planned that secondary students would recite poetry in both English and Arabic, play music and dance for visitors in the traditional way. At the far end of the camp was the activities tent in which our younger visitors in particular would have fun in time – honoured ways, although the henna ladies would always popular with the older students – and parents - as well!...Click here to read more.
JBS National Day Assembly, Tuesday 3 December 2013
Everyone in the secondary gym was slightly nervous, but all the students were ready. They were going to put on the show that they had prepared for National Day. Then there was a bit of a panic. Where was Abdullah who was playing Sheikh Rashid in the Grade 2 & 3 presentation of Desert Values? Oh no! He’s away! Plan B swings into operation, and an understudy is found. But then Abdullah himself arrives, in costume, to great cheers from his friends. Time for a quick sound check – the sound isn’t as good as we had it in the previous week – but there was no time for any more technical prep – we must get on with the rehearsal as the parents were outside waiting to come in! After the Grade 2 & 3 rehearsal, other students and teachers do a quick practice of their presentations. Before you know it, everyone is off stage and ready to go. As we then went through the programme, the children knew what to do and did it with great presence of mind. For them it was such an experience preparing and now, calmly doing what they had learned to do...Click here to read more.
JBS Sports Update
JBS had their 3rd swimming gala of the DASSA (Dubai Affiliated Schools Sports Association) league last Thursday 5th December. JBS have met with Greenfield Community School, Uptown High School, Star International and Kings Dubai to compete against each other in the DASSA C League Competition over the previous 3 months. Click here for more details!
Friends In Need Appeal Update
JBS Primary Singathon!
Thank you Mrs Cullen for organising the event. The Primary children sang like superstars at this week's Singathon and kept singing for a total of 1 hour, 5 minutes and 1 second! Please click here for more details.
Jumeira Baccalaureate School PFA Eid Carnival Exceeds All Expectations
We were able to have a successful event and to donate the full amount raised to our chosen charity Noor Dubai Foundation. Their team visited JBS on Thursday 31 October and handed over the cheque. The presentation took place in a student assembly with students from both the primary and secondary school.
Ms. Mai M. Assaf, PFA Parent Interest Coordinator at Jumeira Baccalaureate School said: “A special thanks to our event sponsors who contributed so kindly to make the event such a huge success. Candella Boutique, Chivalry Salon, FutureLife, Oleander, Almarai, online mall Tejuri.com joined the celebrations of Eid within the JBS community.”
Mr. Andrew Homden, Principal at Jumeira Baccalaureate School, said: “The success of the event brought families together from all different cultures and nationalities of which is something we do best in our international School and we believe this is one of the most important parts of a child’s learning – meeting new people, and creating harmonious social interactions."
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Looking forward to seeing you all again in our next event!
JBS Principal Shares International Education Experiences
JBS Principal, Andrew Homden shared his expertise of attracting, retaining and developing human capital in education institutes in the MENA region, delivered in a public arena at the Annual Education Investment MENA event that took place on 21-23 October.