A’soud Global School Duqm to open on Sept 15
A’soud Global School (AGS), one of the most anticipated international school projects, is set to open its doors on September 15 in Duqm.
This was announced at a press meet in Muscat on Sunday. Operating under the management of English Education Management Company, the flagship educational facility of Al Tamman Holding, AGS is a joint venture with the education group Al Najah Education from the UAE.
The first international school in the Al Wusta governorate, AGS Duqm offers Cambridge international curriculum with the capacity to admit more than 200 students of various nationalities in its first academic year 2019-20.
The school is set to admit children from the kindergarten level (KG1) to grade 5 in the first phase. It will upgrade to the Upper Preparatory and Senior School with IGCSE in subsequent years. The opening of A’soud Global School in Duqm area follows the tremendous success of the Muscat branch, which opened in 2016.
Located at the Rock Garden district of Duqm, the state-of-the-art facilities include stimulating and spacious classrooms, outdoor multi-games courts, swimming and splash pools, a football pitch, an indoor multipurpose sports hall, a library, an ICT room, art and drama room, and laboratories.
The purpose-built campus spans 15,000sq m and will accommodate pupils from the ages of 3 years and 2 months to 12 years and 2 months, as per the guidelines set by the Ministry of Education.
The school team consists of experienced British, International and Arabic teaching and support staff who will ensure a distinctive independent school style that reflects the values and dynamic culture and tradition of the Sultanate of Oman.
The team is also skilled to nurture excellence and offer students a vibrant and challenging environment for learning.
With the appropriate resources available, the teaching and support staff aim to develop independent and creative minds while equipping pupils with the capability of achieving their aspirations - both academically and morally.
The registration process for admission to the school has already begun, and parents are welcome to walk-in to the school premises or contact the school’s registration office in Muscat.