Shaikha Hessa All Girls is located in Bahrain. The school is accredited by the Council of International School, the International Baccalaureate and the Middle States Association Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools. The school delivering the UK curriculum along with as well as the IB to expat and local Arab students.
It is the FIRST school that is established in Bahrain aiming to offer high quality education with an emphasis of cross curricular education and promoting technology in the classroom. The school is recognised by the Ministry of Education in the Kingdom of Bahrain. The staffs are mixed with local Arabic staff as well as expatriates coming from UK, Ireland, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.
The school is a purpose built building with specialist classrooms for Science, Music, Art and Design and even has prayer rooms as well as a large canteen and swimming pool for the students. In addition the it has 2 hi-tech e-learning suites which is used for various activities. Every week professional development is carried out for the staff. The school has one of the most advanced libraries internationally, 3 storeys high and fully integrated with technology to promote students teaching and learning.
The school delivers the International Baccalaureate to Try and develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. To this end the organization works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging programmes of international education and rigorous assessment. These programmes encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.
The management and schools mission with to help promote critical thinking, leadership and lifelong leering in a secure and healthy environment. So far the school has increased their A* - C grades by over 10% in the last 5 years which is huge for the school’s reputation in the local area.