About International School of Oman
The school was set up in September 2008 to understudies from Kindergarten to Grade 7 and hence has extended so that by the start of the 2013-2014 scholastic year will reach out to Grade 12. Getting the administration backing of EDUGATES International, we profit by an educational program that centers around Arabic language advancement and the advancement of Omani social customs while simultaneously joining testing US principles that lead to capabilities which award graduates passage to global colleges.
The International School of Oman was set up by EDUGATES® International in September 2008. At first KG to Grade 7, the school will offer classes through to Grade 12 from the 2013-2014 scholarly year. The staff of the International School of Oman is a group of worldwide instructors from nations including Lebanon, South Africa, United Kingdom, Canada, Jordan, Egypt, Oman, Romania and the Philippines.
EDUGATES® International was set up in 2001 in Lebanon and in 2009 in the UAE, in spite of the fact that individuals from the organization have been engaged with instructing and schooling the board since the 1970’s in instructive foundations in the UK, Lebanon, Oman, Jordan, New Zealand, Qatar and the UAE. The organization accomplices with instructive specialists, speculators in instructive ventures and schools to raise the nature of training for the networks they serve and consequently guarantee supported public advancement for an undeniably worldwide populace. The group has assorted foundations and involvement with both neighborhood and worldwide settings and along these lines EDUGATES® mirrors an amalgamation of best practice. Moreover, the organization has the benefit of pertinent, long haul, fruitful instructive involvement with the GCC and Middle East. Individuals from the group have ceaselessly went with the development and advancement of schooling in this district since the 1980’s, and offer the social foundation of its kin.
EDUGATES® vision is “to make fruitful instructive establishments that furnish the world with taught residents who sustain temperance and make success”.
EDUGATES® mission is “to raise ages who have the information, abilities, qualities and mindfulness that guarantee their prosperity and achievement”.
EDUGATES® values are “astuteness, uprightness and industriousness”.
The organization offers such types of assistance as:
• New Educational Institution Start up
• Full Operation and Management of Schools
• School Consultancy Services including however not restricted to:
– Feasibility Studies
– School Architecture and Planning
– Staff Recruitment
– Staff Appraisal, Training and Development
– System Planning and execution eg polices, sets of responsibilities
– Auditing and Restructuring
– Curriculum Planning and Development
– Preparation for Inspection and Accreditation
Schools, for example, ISO, which are overseen by EDUGATES® have the advantage of the organization’s far reaching arrangement of instruction dependent on a US educational program and instructed in both English and Arabic, with a third discretionary language. It is a framework which advances nearby social qualities and satisfies the needs of the worldwide network. Understudies are ready for college passage to public and global universities through the public assessments of the host nation and worldwide assessments, for example, SAT, TOEFL and AP’s. Understudies are raised to turn out to be balanced, world residents with characteristics that empower them accomplish their maximum capacity, face the difficulties of things to come, make critical commitments to their picked fields, and make the most of their lives.
Actual Education is an obligatory subject in the educational program from KG to Grade 9 and discretionary for higher evaluations. It is intended to address the issues, all things considered, advancing actual work and wellbeing just as gross engine aptitudes, cooperation and rivalry. A kid might be allowed an exception from PE on the composed warning of an enlisted doctor that is introduced at school. Also, understudies are urged to join sports clubs coordinated and lead by individuals from the PE Department. Understudies partake in intra-school and between school competitions and rivalries. The school additionally arranges field days. The school has sports offices that incorporate a rec center and outside courts.
Understudies are shipped off the school center in instances of sickness or mishap where a certified medical caretaker is in participation to oversee emergency treatment. Guardians will be advised promptly if the circumstance warrants taking the kid home, to the specialist, or to the medical clinic. In the event that the school chooses the youngster should be taken quickly to the clinic, the guardians will be bar and the attendant will go with the kid and remain with them until a parent shows up.
A clinical structure is finished on enrollment and any significant data is given to the school nurture. In the event that a kid is determined to have explicit wellbeing condition(s), guardians are mentioned to advise the school and the data will be given to the medical attendant. Moreover, if a youngster is needed to take prescription during school hours guardians are likewise mentioned to inform the school. The attendant will store all prescriptions in an appropriately named compartment in the school center. She will control prescriptions as coordinated by the specialist’s guidelines and return any unused meds to guardians.
A youngster with an irresistible illness should stay at home. To re-visitation of school, guardians should present a clinical report from an enlisted doctor to the Office Manager and Head Supervisor.
The International School of Oman is a school preliminary k-12 school that follows the EDUGATES® International framework which is portrayed by exceptionally scholarly educational plans, successful class instructional strategies and thorough projects. Understudies are tried routinely and habitually to guarantee they have taken in the material covered and are given additional help to help them with any zones of shortcoming. The framework is US educational plan based and receives a sound determination of American and EDUGATES® distributed reading material and exercise manuals that are painstakingly picked or arranged by EDUGATES® to assist the school with accomplishing the high level scholastic norms it focuses on its understudies. The educational program leads towards SAT, TOEFL, and USA College Board Advanced Placement assessments notwithstanding the Omani General Diploma of Education (GDE).
Usage of data Technology
Data innovation is executed in an assortment of routes in the school for instructing and learning just as authoritative purposes. The school is outfitted with current instructive innovation remembering information projectors for KG and lower essential classes and intelligent whiteboards. There is a PC research center which has a Local Area Network (LAN).
EDUGATES® own Advanced Educational Management System (AEMS) is the managerial programming utilized which offers a complete scope of modules to encourage the data assortment, stockpiling and correspondence needs of the school. A product entryway is accessible to guardians that upgrades school-parent contact by permitting guardians to screen their youngsters’ exhibition and to impart through electronic methods with the organization.
Understudy Assessment, Monitoring and Follow up
The presentation of each individual is a basic determinant of their advancement accordingly it is estimated unbiasedly and regularly to guarantee persistent learning and reasonable evaluation.
Understudy progress is checked in Grades 5 – 12 with week after week appraisal comprising of exceptionally planned assessments that are arranged, regulated and set apart as indicated by severe strategies like outer authority assessments. Evaluations 1-4 have mid-term tests and the outcomes are sent home to be checked by guardians. The work should be gotten back to class. KG understudies bring home every week all the work finished during that week.
Scholastic Support and Extension
The school has various strategies to handle shortcomings singular understudies have with their learning and issues of horrible showing, just as projects for more capable understudies.
For understudies who are fundamentally behind the normal level and needing singular consideration, they are given quickened learning classes in little gatherings. These classes permit understudies to work at a more suitable level, instead of falling flat since they are not at a similar level as the remainder of the class. They urge understudies to pose the same number of inquiries as important to comprehend a subject or parts of a subject.
A few understudies might be allocated to understudy groups where they get the help of their companions. This is worked both inside the ordinary homeroom and as a piece of crafted by the Academic Department of the school Student Society.
Different understudies are needed to take uphold exercises given by educators. These classes are timetabled outside ordinary exercise times and are in some cases briefly planned to the detriment of less fundamental subjects as dictated by senior organization.
To ensure their time is completely utilized and that they stay inspired, skilled understudies are offered various choices relying upon the subject and level. They might be allocated peer coaching assignments, offered all the more testing work, for example, activities and ventures that expand their advantage and abilities and even take extra seminars on the endorsement of senior organization.
Understudies from KG to Grade 4 take no composed homework home; nonetheless, they are emphatically urged to peruse at home each day, preferably with a parent. The last exercise of each school day is saved for ‘study’. During this time, educators give direction and help to the class as understudies total the material relegated for ‘study’. Simultaneously understudies are additionally prepared to work autonomously.
The school deters guardians from assisting their youngsters with schoolwork or selecting private coaches. At the point when kids arrive at Grade 5 and start to bring home set work, they ought to