Park House English School

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Park House English School
Park House English School is located in Doha
Park House English School
Park House English School
PO Box 22215
Coordinates 25°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
School type International Private School
Established 1994
Founder Mrs. Brennan
Principal Mr. Douglas Smith
Gender Mixed
Average class size 24
Language English
Hours in school day 6 Hours (7:35-1:25)
Houses Ash, Beach, Palm, and Willow
Colour(s) Green     
Slogan First Choice For Discerning Parents
Sports Most sports
Accreditation Cambridge and EDEXCEL Examination Centre

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]

The trustees of the school are Heather Brennan, James Brennan, Abdulla Al-Ghorairi and Niall Brennan. Heather Brennan remained the principal of the school until Dougie Smith took over. The Head of Secondary is Graham Braban, the Head of Primary is Tim Jackman and the Director of the school is now Niall Brennan.[2]


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 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.


  • Head Lice Policy for Parents
  • Nut Allergy Policy
  • Discipline Policy
  • Anti-Bullying Policy

Park Ranger Trader[edit]

The Park Ranger Trader is the official advertising magazine of Park House English School that provides advertising space for parents of students. A new Magazine is released every three to four months.[8]


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.[9]