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Doha College hosts largest MUN conference yet

Doha College hosts largest MUN conference yet

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Doha College, one of the oldest international schools in Qatar, has a long tradition of hosting nation-wide MUN conferences open to all secondary schools that teach or offer MUN as an extracurricular activity. It’s twelfth edition was the largest so fa...
Wednesday, 27 November 2019 07:18
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Cristina Ionascu

Cristina Ionascu

Doha College launches 4th edition of choir competition

Doha College launches 4th edition of choir competition

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Children of four choirs from across the country joined voices to launch the fourth edition of Qatar’s only competition of the kind. Now called “Qatar School Choir of the Year” (QSCoY), the competition has extended to welcome children aged from 5 to 14.

Monday, 25 November 2019 09:23
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Cristina Ionascu

Cristina Ionascu

Doha College raises over 25K QAR on Pink Day

Doha College raises over 25K QAR on Pink Day

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Pink Day is marked at Doha College every year by the school’s Charities Committee through various fundraising activities. But 2019 brought a record-breaking amount of QAR 25,133, raised mainly through non-uniform day donations and bake sales.

Given the large size and long history of the ...

Tuesday, 05 November 2019 10:20
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Cristina Ionascu

Cristina Ionascu

Primary student leaders at Doha College

Primary student leaders at Doha College

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At Doha College, we strive to instil global citizenship values in the children from the early stages of their school life. The children are encouraged to get involved in a practical, hands-on manner in the realities of school, and they are helped to understand school “from the other side” –...

Monday, 07 October 2019 09:27
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Cristina Ionascu

Cristina Ionascu

The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Celebrations

The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Celebrations

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Over 100 Doha College students have been honoured in a celebratory ceremony, having successfully completed their bronze and silver stages of the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award. The International Award is a self-developmental programme available to all young people worldwide, equipping ...

Tuesday, 01 October 2019 08:22
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Cristina Ionascu

Cristina Ionascu

New 'Big 6’ team picks up the baton

New 'Big 6’ team picks up the baton

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Doha College has recently instated its new ‘Big 6’ team in their roles of head boy and head girl, deputies and senior prefects. Student leadership is one of the ways in which Doha College promotes social responsibility and grows global citizens. Each year, a team of six 6th-formers is selecte...

Monday, 30 September 2019 13:24
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Cristina Ionascu

Cristina Ionascu

Doha College sets new standards with best (I)GCSE results in Qatar

Doha College sets new standards with best (I)GCSE results in Qatar

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Doha College, one of the longest-standing international schools in Qatar, has just announced exceptional examination results, with those recorded for (I)GCSE being the best in the school’s 39-year history, and indeed in the whole of Qatar.

With over half of all papers marked at A*, 73.4%...

Thursday, 12 September 2019 12:58
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Cristina Ionascu

Cristina Ionascu

Welcoming our new staff

Welcoming our new staff

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Boasting a staff retention rate greater than that of schools based in Europe, Doha College strives to cover every aspect of the new staff integration into their new environment. Starting right from the airport, new staff are assisted through every step: accommodation, transport, immigration requi...

Sunday, 25 August 2019 12:32
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Cristina Ionascu

Cristina Ionascu

Doha College students receive international awards

Doha College students receive international awards

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Two reputable education organisations of the highest international calibre, namely COBIS and BSME, recently awarded three Doha College students for their exceptional contribution to school and community life.

BSME – British Schools in the Middle East – present an annual “Ed Goodwin A...

Tuesday, 16 July 2019 08:40
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Cristina Ionascu

Doha College notches best sports year yet

Doha College notches best sports year yet

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Doha College recently celebrated its most successful sports year to date. They presented over 400 medals to over 350 students who represented the school in 58 teams that competed in regional and national tournaments, in over 300 matches. Their overall win rate was an unprecedented 80.6%, making D...

Sunday, 14 July 2019 12:11
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