Doha English Speaking School delivers a British Curriculum (The English National Curriculum) through British qualified teachers. The curriculum is stimulating, broad and balanced and provides every children with academic, moral, physical, creative, personal and social development.
Children throughout DESS are taught by specialist teachers for Computing, Arabic, French, Music, PE and Swimming. The Curriculum is split into three different stages, according to a child’s age, Foundation Stage (children aged 3-5), Key Stage 1 (children aged 5-7) and Key Stage 2 (children aged 7-11).
Foundation Stage 1 & 2
Each child is taken through the six areas of learning which form the Curriculum Framework by being encouraged to learn through fun activities such as play and exploration. Physical development, personal, social and emotional development, literacy, maths, understanding
Children develop an all-round education based on the Curriculum and are taught core subjects (Maths, English and Reading) as well as specialist subjects in Computing, Science, PE, and Languages. The curriculum has been adapted to deliver Arabic to every child at this level.
Extra -Curricular Activities
Children can choose from a wide range including chess; drama; philosophy; art; sailing; yoga; school council; environmental; swimming; basketball; athletics; choir; dance; taekwondo; gymnastics; tennis; science; and individual instrumental lessons.
Library Monitor/School Council/Technical Genius and Environmental Group
Children at Doha English Speaking School have many opportunities to contribute to the everyday life of the school in these extra roles and groups available to them. Library Monitors
In Summary, our Curriculum Offers :