Park House English School

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Park House English School
Address
Park House English School is located in Doha
Park House English School
Park House English School
PO Box 22215
Doha
Qatar
Coordinates25°13′46″N 51°30′5″E / 25.22944°N 51.50139°E / 25.22944; 51.50139Coordinates: 25°13′46″N 51°30′5″E / 25.22944°N 51.50139°E / 25.22944; 51.50139
Information
School typeInternational Private School
Established1994
FounderMrs. Brennan
PrincipalMr. John Smith
GenderMixed
Average class size25
LanguageEnglish
Hours in school day6 Hours (7:40-1:45)
HousesAsh, Beach, Palm, and Willow
Colour(s)Green     
Red     
SloganFirst Choice For Discerning Parents
SportsMost sports
AccreditationCambridge and EDEXCEL Examination Centre
Website

Park House English School is private international English school in Doha, Qatar. Heather Brennan initially founded Park House English School in 1994. The school has moved locations and expanded throughout the years and is now located in Abu Hamour, Doha, Qatar.

Park House English School’s slogan is “First Choice for Discerning Parents.”[1] PHES is the school’s acronym for Pride, Honesty, Enthusiasm and Success. The mission statement of Park House English School is a caring Ethos and full-potential Vision.

School Council[edit]

Heather Brennan remained the principal of the school until Dougie Smith took over. The current Principal, John Smith, took over in August 2017. The Head of Secondary is Graham Braban, the Head of Primary is Brian Allen.[2]

Accreditation[edit]

Park House English School is accredited by the following organizations:

  • BSME: British Schools of The Middle East[3]
  • edexcel[4]
  • British Schools Overseas[5]

Park House English School also follows a Cambridge curriculum and is a part of the University Of Cambridge.[6]

Admission[edit]

Admission in Park House English School is limited and follows a waiting pool system. All students must be able to speak English and priority is usually given to siblings. Park House English School serves students from nursery to grade 13.[7] Primary School goes from Nursery to Year 6. Secondary School goes from Years 7 to 13. Park House English School divides the students into four groups by age: Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4.

Sports[edit]

The Park House Physical Education Department is a member of ‘’’QPPSSA’’’ and ‘’’QUESS’ organisations that hosts sporting events throughout the year for primary and secondary students. Pupils compete in a variety of sports against a number of other schools in the wider Qatar community. The Park House Physical Education Department also attends the Primary BSME Games.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-04-07. Retrieved 2014-04-01.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-04-07. Retrieved 2014-04-01.
  3. ^ http://www.bsme.org.uk/
  4. ^ http://www.edexcel.com/
  5. ^ http://www.education.gov.uk/schools/leadership/typesofschools/bso
  6. ^ http://www.cam.ac.uk/
  7. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-04-07. Retrieved 2014-04-01.
  8. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-04-07. Retrieved 2014-04-01.