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  • Doha English Speaking School
  • Doha English Speaking School
  • Doha English Speaking School
  • Doha English Speaking School
  • Doha English Speaking School
  • Doha English Speaking School

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Welcome information for new children to the DESS

icon Welcome Pack Foundation Stage 1 icon FS1 Induction PowerPoint  
icon Welcome Pack Foundation Stage 2 icon FS2 Induction PowerPoint  
icon Welcome Pack Year 1 - 6 icon Trilogisitics 2016 2017  icon Class Mum's Info Sheet
icon Library information leaflet icon Curriculum Guidance icon Cultural Awareness Leaflet

Welcome to DESS!  In order to help you to find out more information about our school, please read the following guidelines.

1. Please visit our website regularly to read the weekly Newsletter that is published every Thursday. You will find a PDF copy on our website under the News/Events tab/Newsletters.

2. Please visit our Parent Zone Section on our website; select the Year Group that pertains to your child to access information regarding our curriculum, homework assignments, and many other exciting topics and/or events taking place in your child's Year Group. This section is updated weekly.

3. In order to ensure that you and your child have all the information required to make the first week at DESS enjoyable and stress free, please follow this link to download our New Starters Information Packet.

4. Please take the time to read our DESS School Rules and Guidelines

5. Ensure that you are familiar with our School’s fee payment policy

6. Please ensure that you have the following documents ready to submit to the school office on the first day of your child’s attendance:
• Copy of your child's Qatar Residence Permit (Kindly note that it is a requirement of the Supreme Education Council that all children on our school register must have a Residence Permit on file)
• Updated local Doha Contact Details Form
• Completed Use of Internet and E-mail Permission Form
• Completed PE and Swimming Ability/Level Form
• Class Mum Information Permission Form

7. After the first full week of school, you are requested to complete our Welcome to Our School questionnaire, and return it your child’s class teacher.  This will assist the teacher in ensuring that your child’s transition into DESS has been smooth, and to also support with any issues that your child may have.

8. Our DESS website is always a good place to refer to for information regarding what your child is doing at school and what events are happening.  Please take the time to have a look through the following sections on our site: 
• Daily Life
• News/Events
• Our PTA
• After School

9. Other documentation that you may find helpful are the DESS:
• Library Information Leaflet
• Cultural Awareness Leaflet

We all look forward to meeting you and your family and a warm and sunny WELCOME to DESS.