09 Oct 2017 - 13:47
ACS Doha welcomes record number of students
ACS Doha has welcomed has welcomed a record number of students for the new academic year. A total of 907 students have been enrolled across the ages of 3 to 18, with the largest number of pupils in Early Childhood and Lower School since it began operations in 2011.
ACS is offering a strong core curriculum built on the International Baccalaureate Middle Years and Diploma Programs, as well as the option of a US High School Diploma. With students hailing from over 70 different countries and a large percentage of local Qatari students, the raise in student numbers was experienced across all ages’ groups and nationalities.
Head of School” Robert Cody” said: “The fact that we have a strong numbers at ACS Doha this year despite uncertainties surrounding the GCC diplomatic situation is a great sign for both, Qatar’s resilience and the strength of ACS Doha’s internationally focused curriculum and the supportive learning environment to students for all abilities. We are busy getting back to business as usual with the rest of the country by providing the best in international education with commitments and passion. I would also like to thank all our teachers, office and supportive staff for ensuring that ACS Doha was fully prepared for the safe arrival for our students on the first day.”
The number of teachers at ACS Doha has risen to match the increase of student’s number, who came from different cultures to create a highly multicultural school community.
ACS Doha is hosting an open morning on 4 November where visitors will be able to find out more about the school, tour the facilities, and meet face-to face with the Head of School, Dean of Admissions and teachers.