GREEN UNIT NEWSLETTER
Week beginning Sunday 27th May 2018
|Sunday 27th||Infants and juniors assessment week
Seniors revision week
Weekly staff meeting
|Monday 28th||Infants swimming
Seniors and SWS assembly
|Tuesday 29th||Juniors swimming
Heads meeting with director
|Wednesday 30th||Heads meeting
Infants and juniors assembly
SWS boys swimming
|Thursday 31st||Senior exams start
Gurgiyan Celebration (infants and juniors, room 1)
|Saturday 2nd||Unit is open for staff members||9.00am -12.30pm|
Quote of the week
Holy Month of Ramadan ……
“Instead of looking outside of ourselves and counting potential enemies, fasting summons us to turn our glance inward, and to take the measure of our greatest challenge: the self, the ego, in our own eyes and as others see us.”
GREEN UNIT UPDATES
- Infants & juniors Gurgiyan Celebration
- Gurgiyan is a Kuwaiti tradition celebrated on the 11th day of the holy month of Ramadan. On that day, Children wear their traditional costumes and visit people in their neighborhoods singing, special Gurgiyan songs. At KES GU infants and junior students will celebrate Gurgiyan on Thursday 31st of May. Students will be allowed to wear their traditional costumes and exchange Gurgiyan treats.
- Exams and Reports
- Infants and juniors assessment week starts on Sunday 27th. Students had a chance to revise and are well prepared to sit their exams. We wish them best of luck.
- Senior students will begin their revision on Sunday. It is extremely important to ensure all students attend school regularly and arrive on time. This way they will be able to fully benefit from the revision prepared by GU teachers and specialists.
- Reports for all GU students will be available on the School Portal on Tuesday 12th June.
- GU calendar updates – April/May 2018
- Revision for seniors – 27th to 30th
- Assessment for infants & juniors – 27th to 31st
- Exams for seniors – 31st May to 6th June