Welcome to Grade 5

Crafty creations!

A wonderful, new student-led activity is the craft group lead by Grade 7 student, Hannah. In this activity, students have been learning a new skill each week, including bracelet-making and origami, and have enjoyed taking home their creations to share with family and...

Leading Primary Dance

On Wednesday, three of our girls, Doha, Rinad and Sarah led all of primary for the primary dance warmup activity. They were courageous, and we are very proud of them!

human rights

This week, the students presented some works that talk about human rights in different forms that reflect different concepts of human rights


Grade 5 refreshed their collective memory about the scientific method with an experiment involving putting out a lit candle (sitting in a tub of water) with a glass jar.

Art ASA takes off!

The after-school art club for students in grades 5 and up is in its second week, with everyone pursuing their own goals and areas of interest. Students have so far made character models with modeling clay, tried their hand at animation, followed drawing tutorials...

Ski Trip

We have a great group of kids signed up so far for next February's Ski Trip. The first deposit of 250 OMR will be due by the 31st of October so if you wish to join you still have time. You get 6 days fantastic skiing or snowboarding, snow tubing, tobogganing and other...

STEAM in the ECC

This week we made Puff paint. The students observed the mixture being made. Then we helped the choose and mix the colours. Wonderful paintings were created and then baked in the microwave. They were able to talk about how their painting smelled and how it had changed...

Ski Trip Reminder

If you wish to join this year's Ski Trip to Italy please contact Mr Carberry and get your name on the list. Payment will be in three installments with the first due in October.

Early Morning Swimming

If students wish to improve their swimming with an early morning dip they can join Early Morning Swimming sessions. These take place on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 7:00am to 7:45am with Mr Healy and Mr Carberry.

Human rights

G5 During this week, they presented many different activities that include various topics including human rights and the importance of obtaining the right to education, safety and health.

Celebrating Writing

Twice a week we have Writer's Workshop. A favorite part of this activity is sharing our writing, which you see below in pictures. During the course of the year we will have the opportunity to work on various genres.

Nutcracker Auditions

Students In grades 4-12 who wish to audition for the winter dance performance of the Nutcracker are invited to attend a two day audition during lunch recess on October 1 & 2 at 1:00. The first day of auditions will be learning a short dance sequence and the second...

Nautilus Swim Gala

All is in readiness for tomorrow's Nautilus Swim Gala being held at the ABIS pool and involving many of our students. Warm up begins at 9:00am with events starting at 9:45am. The gala should be completed by 3:15pm. All spectators welcome.

Ski Trip

If you wish to join this year's ski trip we need to get your booking in now. When - 21st of February to the 29th of February 2020 Where - Artesina near Prato Nevosso in the Italian Alps What - 6 days of skiing or snowboarding with instructors. Lots of fun activities...

Did You Know?

Did you know that on Wednesday mornings we have Primary Dance? It's great to get energized for the rest of the day! On other mornings we sing as well as exercise. Ask your children about our morning routines!

Learning about Each Other

This week we honed our communication skills... Students did presentations that helped us get to know each other better. Some presentations even included baby pics and videos!

New Instruments

This week, the 5th grade band students chose the instruments they will be learning to play!