Manners Maketh the Reptonian

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Each and every day, our students – individually and collectively – make their teachers feel proud. From attempting to write their name for the first time to performing brilliantly as a team at a fixture, the fulfilment we take in seeing progress and achievement is part of the reason we are drawn to the profession. This week, our Year 3 … Read More

Importance of Inclusion by Louise Dawson

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Born in Norfolk, England in the late 60’s, I attended school in the 80’s. I began my working life as an office junior in a publishing house and over the years grew to a VP’s Personal Assistant in a shipping company in Hong Kong. In my 30’s, I became the proud mother of three children. All three of our offspring … Read More

The Power of Music

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Many of us, this summer, will have found ourselves covering great stretches of road as we reacquainted ourselves with loved ones or made our way to our holiday destinations. More often than not, these journeys are accompanied by the sound of the radio, easing the monotony of the motorway or the agony of queues. It was on one such journey … Read More

The importance of sleep for children and young people

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As our Reptonians have now confidently settled into the routine of the new academic year, their minds and bodies are readjusting after the long summer break. Sleep plays a crucial role in your child’s physical and mental development, more so when they are thinking carefully about their learning and social interactions every day.  We all know the benefits of a … Read More

Repton Al Barsha Students Design UAE Mobile Game App

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Reptonians from Year 4, 5 and 6 explored the intricacies of game designing, database and content management systems, while learning about ‘right and wrong’  Repton Al Barsha students develop ‘Detention Disaster’ mobile game to promote ethical decision-making skills  Students from Repton Al Barsha have developed their own dedicated mobile application game, Detention Disaster aimed at understanding the aspects of ‘right … Read More

Repton Family of Schools launches first-of-its-kind blockchain portfolio capturing students’ academic journey

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The ‘Repton Passport’ will house students’ official academic and extra-curricular journey from FS1 to Year 13, in a shareable, digital format powered by blockchain technology developed by EduChain Inc. This year, in partnership with Niftify™, our Y6, IB2 and IGCSE Reptonians will receive personalised and animated NFTs with their Repton Passport designed by artist, Dina Fawakhiri. The Repton Family of … Read More

Repton Al Barsha Launches Apple Distinguished School Experience Centre On Campus

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ADS|X will create a holistic on-campus unique and exciting opportunity for staff, students, parents and visitors to experience innovative learning with Apple technology. Repton Al Barsha, part of the prestigious Repton Family of Schools in the UAE has today launched the Apple Distinguished School Experience Centre (ADS|X) on campus. Centered on the themes of environmental awareness, sustainability and nature, the … Read More

Repton Al Barsha and Repton Abu Dhabi Achieve Continued ‘Apple Distinguished School’ Status

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Both schools have renewed their recognition due to impressive technological initiatives and programmes embedded within the curriculum Repton Al Barsha (formerly Foremarke School Dubai) and Repton Abu Dhabi, both part of the prestigious Repton Family of Schools in the UAE, are pleased to announce their reaccreditation as Apple Distinguished Schools for 2021 – 2024.  This is the second and third … Read More

Repton Family of Schools Celebrate Outstanding 2021 IGCSE Results

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Repton Abu Dhabi’s first GCSE cohort attains fantastic results with 100% of students in Year 11 awarded 5 or more GCSE grades 9-4’s (A*-C) including English and Mathematics 44% of Repton Abu Dhabi’s exam entries attained the grade 9-8 (A*), with 64% attaining the grade 9-7’s (A*-A) Repton Dubai students once again achieve academic excellence, with 39% of exam entries … Read More

Repton Al Barsha’s Creativity Festival tackles climate change and the Covid-19 pandemic

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The Apple Distinguished School held its annual Creativity Festival in an effort to raise awareness on current global crises. The virtual festival welcomed schools from across Dubai, with 48 pupils participating in the festival. Repton Al Barsha (formerly known as Foremarke School Dubai), part of the prestigious Repton Family of Schools in the UAE, hosted their annual Creativity Festival on … Read More