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News image Women Pioneers in Science-Women Pioneers in Science-Science at Compass Blog | homepagefeaturedarticle
Women pioneers in science: driving Qatar's future
Discover the influential role of women scientists in Qatar across healthcare, technology, and engineering. Notable figures like Dr. Hanan Al Kuwari have enhanced healthcare services, positioning Qatar as a hub for medical research. Despite progress, gender equality in STEM remains a focus, with educational initiatives like those at Compass International School Doha empowering young women. The blog highlights the potential of these students to shape Qatar's scientific future, emphasizing ongoing support for women in science and a commitment to a brighter tomorrow.
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News image Redefining educational spaces with Pepijn-Redefining educational spaces with Pepijn-Blog header pepjin Blog | Featured | homepagefeaturedarticle | News | gharaffa
Redefining educational spaces with Pepijn
Embark on Compass International School's summer transformation with Pepijn, a dynamic Year 5 student whose creative vision reshaped key areas. Pepijn's standout proposal for a Qatar History Wall not only celebrates heritage but also underscores the school's commitment to engaging learning experiences, highlighting the power of inclusive student involvement in shaping our vibrant school culture.
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News image Nord Anglia Education launches INSIGHTS-Nord Anglia Education launches INSIGHTS-Insights blog header News | News | Featured | homepagefeaturedarticle
Nord Anglia Education launches INSIGHTS
Leading international schools provider Nord Anglia Education today announced the launch of its groundbreaking new education magazine called INSIGHTS.
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News image The lifelong benefits of music and arts-The lifelong benefits of music and arts-Blog header 1317  741px Claudia Blog | homepagefeaturedarticle | Posts From Our People | Themaid
The Lifelong benefits of music and the arts

Our very own music teacher and Whole School Director of Juilliard, Claudia Kirk takes us through her profound musical journey, beginning with her introduction to the cello at a young age. The feature underscores the lifelong bond formed with this instrument, which has led to a diverse musical path, inclusive of ensemble performances, a teaching career in music, and many other interests! You'll also learn more about our exclusive Nord Anglia Education partnership with The Juilliard School, which enhances students' appreciation for the arts through various programmes and workshops.

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News image Why art matters-Why art matters-Artist day Blog header 1317  741px Blog | Posts From Our People | homepagefeaturedarticle | Themaid
Does art matter? It should, and here's why!
Art education is seen as a means to cultivate essential skills such as creativity, critical thinking, problem-solving, and communication, all of which are vital for success in academic and professional pursuits.

Research demonstrates that art education positively impacts students' academic performance, leading to higher test scores, improved attendance rates, and lower dropout rates.
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News image A levels-A levels-Blog header 1317  741px a levels Blog | Featured | homepagefeaturedarticle | Posts From Our People
An in-depth overview of our A-level Programme
Our A-Levels programme prepares our students for university education and future careers. Our comprehensive programme empowers our students to specialise in their interests, develop essential skills, and gain confidence, making them well-prepared for both higher education and the professional world.
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News image All You Need to Know About IBDP-All you need to know about IBDP-Blog header 1317  741px IB Head Blog | homepagefeaturedarticle | Posts From Our People
All you need to know about the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
Our International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) is a comprehensive curriculum for sixth form students aged 16-18. It offers a unique blend of subjects across various categories, fostering a broad skill set valued by global universities. Alongside traditional academics, the IBDP's Core components, such as Theory of Knowledge, Extended Essay, and Creativity, Activity, and Service, develop critical thinking, research skills, and personal growth, making graduates well-prepared for university and beyond.
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News image Rugby - Why your child should play-Rugby - Why your child should play-Rugby header Blog | Featured | homepagefeaturedarticle
Rugby - Why your child should play
In this blog, our very own PE teacher from our Madinat Khalifa campus, Anthony Phillips, discusses rugby's ability to build lasting friendships, teach discipline and respect, and improve physical fitness and self-esteem. The article also contrasts rugby's respect culture with other sports. The blog also celebrates rugby's holistic benefits and Doha Rugby Club's role in fostering a sense of belonging and development in Qatar.
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News image Unlocking the future - The power of STEAM education-Unlocking the future - The power of STEAM education-Blog header 1317  741px STEAM Blog | Featured | homepagefeaturedarticle | Posts From Our People
Unlocking the future - The power of STEAM education
STEAM education nurtures creativity, critical thinking, and problem-solving through a holistic approach that combines Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics. Students can choose between specialized A-levels or  IB programme, depending on their interests and goals, while both pathways prepare them for diverse STEAM careers like data science, bioengineering, digital art, and environmental science. Ultimately, STEAM education is a gateway to endless opportunities in an ever-evolving world.
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News image Empowering multilingual learners - EAL approaches in international schools-Empowering multilingual learners - English language support in Compass International School-EAL Blog header Blog | homepagefeaturedarticle | Featured
Empowering multilingual learners - English language support in Compass International School
At CISD we ensure a seamless transition for international students through our English as an Additional Language (EAL) support programme. We assess and assist newcomers, monitor their progress, and celebrate cultural and linguistic diversity. Our EAL programmes supports language learning across subjects, fostering a welcoming and inclusive community for all students.
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News image The transformative approach to education is STEAM-The transformative approach to education is STEAM-Blog header 1317  741px 1 Blog | homepagefeaturedarticle | Featured
The transformative approach to education is STEAM
STEAM education, integrating science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics, prepares future leaders by promoting holistic learning. MIT partners with Nord Anglia Education to create annual challenges that encourage hands-on, interdisciplinary projects, fostering problem-solving skills and student autonomy. This collaboration equips students with tools and access to experts, setting them on a path of lifelong learning and innovation in a rapidly changing world.
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News image Introducing Our Executive Principal, Elizabeth Lamb-Charting a course to excellence introducing our Executive Principal Elizabeth Lamb-Liz Lamb Blog | Featured | homepagefeaturedarticle
Introducing our Executive Principal, Elizabeth Lamb
Compass International School Doha welcomes a visionary leader to foster innovation and growth.
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News image A levels to Fashion Success-From A levels to fashion success-Blog header 1317  741px 1 Blog | homepagefeaturedarticle
From A-levels to fashion success
Read about Compass Alum, Kaatje's captivating journey from A-Levels in art, history, and geography to Polimoda fashion school in Italy. Overcoming challenges during the application process, mentored by Professor Elizabeth Ju and VCUarts Qatar's Paper Printmaking Director, she fuses creativity and precision. Her story champions independent research, multitasking, and embracing uniqueness for those pursuing nontraditional pathways.
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News image The Benefits of Reading for Pleasure with Primary Children-The benefits of reading for pleasure with primary children-Blog header 1317  741px Blog | Featured | homepagefeaturedarticle
The benefits of reading for pleasure with primary children
In the digital age, cultivating a love for reading in young children is crucial. Reading for pleasure holds numerous benefits: it enhances language and cognitive development, nurtures emotional intelligence, strengthens parent-child bonds, broadens knowledge, and sharpens focus. By instilling this passion early on, children gain essential skills and a lifelong enthusiasm for learning, as embraced at Compass through enchanting literary journeys.
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News image Embracing the Artistic Journey A Transformative Experience at The Juilliard School-Embracing the Artistic Journey A Transformative Experience at The Juilliard School-Blog header 1317  741px Blog | Featured | homepagefeaturedarticle | Posts From Our People
Embracing the Artistic Journey A Transformative Experience at The Juilliard School
Attending The Juilliard School's Professional Development program was an inspiring and transformative experience, equipping our teachers with valuable insights and skills to cultivate creativity, integrate the arts into education, and foster a global perspective. We are excited to bring this knowledge to our schools and provide exceptional arts education to empower students in a rapidly changing world.
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News image Gharaffa Students Bring Disney Aladdin to Life in Spectacular Musical Production-Gharaffa Students Bring Aladdin to Life in Spectacular Musical Production-Body image Blog | gharaffa | homepagefeaturedarticle
Gharaffa Students Bring Disney's Aladdin to Life in Spectacular Musical Production
Gharaffa students shine in a captivating production of Disney's Aladdin, showcasing their talents and igniting the stage with energy. Explore the magic behind this extraordinary collaboration and witness the unforgettable performances that brought joy to the school community.
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News image Adventures in STEAM at Madinat Khalifa-Adventures in STEAM at Madinat Khalifa-STEAM week header Blog | Madinat Khalifa | homepagefeaturedarticle
Adventures in STEAM: Madinat Khalifa Primary Students Dive into the Worlds of 'Alien Life' and 'Social Life
Madinat Khalifa Primary students embarked on a thrilling STEAM Week, exploring the realms of 'alien life' and 'social life' through captivating activities encompassing science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics. From virtual assemblies and collaborative digital spaces to creating artwork, constructing spacecraft, and delving into exoplanets, students demonstrated their creativity, innovation, and STEAM skills with enthusiasm and success.
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News image Alex Tashi Whitten Wins Top Prize at COBIS Music Festival 2023-Alex Taishi Whitten Wins Top Prize at COBIS Music Festival 2023-Alex Whitten News | News | homepagefeaturedarticle
Alex Taishi Whitten Wins Top Prize at COBIS Music Festival 2023
Alex Taishi Whitten, a talented Year 7 student from Compass International School Doha, has emerged victorious in the junior category of the highly esteemed COBIS Music Festival 2023. His captivating solo piano composition, titled 'Lady Bug Garden,' stood out among 71 submissions from around the world.
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News image Empowering Students with Learning Difficulties A Look into Our Inclusive Learning Support Services-Empowering Students with Learning Difficulties A Look into Our Inclusive Learning Support Services-ALN Blog header Blog | homepagefeaturedarticle | Featured
Empowering Students with Learning Difficulties: A Look into Our Inclusive Learning Support Services
Education should be inclusive and accessible to all students, regardless of their learning needs. In this Q&A, explore the kind of learning support services that are available for students with learning difficulties/disabilities, how teachers accommodate them, how their progress and success are monitored, how they are integrated into general education classrooms, and how lesson plans are developed and implemented for them.
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