Repton Al Barsha and Repton Abu Dhabi Achieve Continued ‘Apple Distinguished School’ Status

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Both schools have renewed their recognition due to impressive technological initiatives and programmes embedded within the curriculum Repton Al Barsha (formerly Foremarke School Dubai) and Repton Abu Dhabi, both part of the prestigious Repton Family of Schools in the UAE, are pleased to announce their reaccreditation as Apple Distinguished Schools for 2021 – 2024.  This is the second and third … Read More

Repton Family of Schools Celebrate Outstanding 2021 IGCSE Results

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Repton Abu Dhabi’s first GCSE cohort attains fantastic results with 100% of students in Year 11 awarded 5 or more GCSE grades 9-4’s (A*-C) including English and Mathematics 44% of Repton Abu Dhabi’s exam entries attained the grade 9-8 (A*), with 64% attaining the grade 9-7’s (A*-A) Repton Dubai students once again achieve academic excellence, with 39% of exam entries … Read More

Repton Abu Dhabi Dissects EdTech at Annual Digital Summit

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100 teachers and 70 students across UAE schools participated in the Apple Distinguished School’s annual Digital Summit The 2021 edition of the Digital Summit showcased the purposeful use of EdTech, enhancing teaching skills and raising awareness on environmental issues Repton Abu Dhabi, part of the prestigious Repton Family of Schools in the UAE, recently hosted its annual Digital Summit, phased in two … Read More

TIMSS 2019 Results

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We recently received the TIMSS 2019 results and I would like to share some excellent news with you.  “The Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) is developed by the International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (IEA). Conducted every four years since 1995, TIMSS measures student achievement in Mathematics and Science at Grades 4 and 8 (Years … Read More

What is Music?

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Think about it this way. The concept of music is so simple, yet the magnitude of the idea is surreal. In music, we have only 7 music notes. Each note has its own frequency or pitch. Yet experimenting with these notes can create an unlimited number of songs, compositions, and performances that have a lifelong effect. Our daily life is … Read More

Repton Family of Schools pilots the first ever, dynamic pricing model powered by Artificial Intelligence in the education sector

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Repton Abu Dhabi, part of the prestigious Repton Family of Schools, announces the launch of the region’s first AI driven smart pricing platform for schools, called Artificial Intelligence Driven Algorithm (AIDA).  The state-of-the-art smart pricing platform includes an analytics-based approach, which calculates real-time discounts based on contextual academic, operational and behavioural variables derived from historical trends and future forecasts. AIDA uses advanced algorithms … Read More

Repton Abu Dhabi opens FS1 classrooms from Sunday, 6th September 2020

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Repton Abu Dhabi opens FS1 classrooms from Sunday, 6th September 2020

Repton Abu Dhabi has confirmed the reopening of its FS1 classrooms from Sunday, 6th September 2020.  In adherence to ADEK regulations, Repton Abu Dhabi will accommodate 10 FS1 students per classroom at any time. FS1 will reopen with 50% children in the morning and 50% in the afternoon in order to ensure students receive a safe and healthy face-to-face learning … Read More

The Importance of Mathematical Literacy

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The Importance of Mathematical Literacy

We can all agree that every student needs strong literacy skills to succeed both in school and in life. The ability to read, write, speak and listen effectively are all key aspects of essential communication. The importance of mathematical literacy, also known as numeracy, is no different. It is much more than just understanding and using the specific terminology used … Read More

The Importance of Curriculum Enhancements in a Child’s Education

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Our last article listed 7 research based benefits of Curriculum Enhancement. We have explained them in detail below: Boosting academic performance The inclusion of societies into our extra-curricular programme means children can delve deeper into the academic subjects of English, Maths, Science and Humanities. Societies give students the opportunity to learn what they want in a way that brings these … Read More

Repton Abu Dhabi to Re-open – August 30th, 2020

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Based on extensive research and consultation, we will be re-opening on the 30th of August with the Half Day model proposed by ADEK: Face-to-face learning every day for all students, 50% of students in the morning (3 hours in school), 50% of students in the afternoon (3 hours in school). Remote Learning for the remaining 50% (3 hours at home). … Read More