Repton Abu Dhabi Smash Guinness World Records™ Title for Largest Gathering of People Dressed as Astronauts

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940 Reptonians gathered in personalised astronaut uniforms to cement the new world record Repton Abu Dhabi commemorated the UAE’s third anniversary since its landmark mission to the International Space Station (ISS) by breaking the Guinness World Records™ title for the Largest Gathering of People Dressed as Astronauts. On Tuesday, 25 October 2022, 940 Reptonians, teachers and staff from Year 2 … Read More

Repton Family of Schools Attain Outstanding 2022 IGCSE Results

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Repton Abu Dhabi once again achieves academic excellence with 30% of exam entries awarded grade 9-8 (A*) and 54% receiving grades 9-7’s (A*-A) Repton Dubai’s GCSE cohort attains outstanding scores with 29% of exam entries awarded 9-8 grade (A*) and 51% receiving grades 9-7’s (A*-A) Repton Abu Dhabi achieved a 97% overall student pass rate 9-4 (A*-C) and Repton Dubai … Read More

Building Resilience- perhaps the most important lesson of all

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Caring deeply for our children, we want to arm them with a toolkit of skills that will prepare them for a fulfilled life ahead. We look to provide a language-rich environment through stories and songs, understand the importance of rapid times tables retrieval as a foundation in Math, and fill our children’s schedules with various ECAs and hobbies to develop … Read More

Repton Family of Schools launches first-of-its-kind blockchain portfolio capturing students’ academic journey

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The ‘Repton Passport’ will house students’ official academic and extra-curricular journey from FS1 to Year 13, in a shareable, digital format powered by blockchain technology developed by EduChain Inc. This year, in partnership with Niftify™, our Y6, IB2, and IGCSE Reptonians will receive personalised and animated NFTs with their Repton Passport designed by artist, Dina Fawakhiri. The Repton Family of … Read More

Repton Abu Dhabi announces winners for Annual Digital Summit

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Repton Abu Dhabi recently hosted Digital Expo 2022, its Apple Distinguished School (ADS) Annual Digital Summit on March 21st and 22nd 2022. Under the themes Legacy of the UAE, Universe In Motion and World of Opportunities, students across the UAE completed a series of challenges that focused on the discipline of Sustainability. In the first challenge, participating students were exposed … Read More

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