General Calender

Autumn Term 2019
Thursday 15 August A Level Results
Thursday 22 August GCSE Results
Monday 19 – Monday 26 August inclusive New staff induction days
Tuesday 27 – Thursday 29 August inclusive All staff induction days
Thursday 29 August Induction day for new students and parents
Sunday 1 September First day of term for all students
Sunday 27 – Thursday 31 October inclusive Half term
Tuesday 17 December Last day of term
18 December Qatar National Day
Spring Term 2020
Sunday 5 January First day of term
Sunday 9 – Thursday 13 February inclusive National Sports Day and Half Term
Thursday 2 April Last day of term
Summer Term 2020
Sunday 19 April First day of term
Sunday 24 – Thursday 28 May inclusive Eid Al Fitr*
Thursday 25 June Last day of term for all students
Sunday 28 – Tuesday 30 June inclusive INSET days for all staff
Tuesday 30 June Last day of school for all staff

-----------------------------------------------------

*Subject to change

Doha College students have a busy day but with plenty of time to socialise with their peers, enjoy their lunch and engage with the extra-curricular activities (available to Year 1 – 13 only).

The school week is Sunday through to Thursday for all students as the weekend in Qatar is Friday to Saturday.

Primary School

Period Time
Registration 7.20 am
Lessons 7.30 – 9.30 am
1st break 9.30 – 10.00 am
Lessons 10.00 – 12.00 noon
2nd break / Hometime for Preschool 12.00 – 12.30 pm
Lessons 12.30 – 1.10 pm
End of school 1.10 pm
Afterschool activities 1.20 – 2.20 pm

Secondary School

Period Time
Registration/tutorial 7.10 – 7-35 am
Lesson 1 7.35 – 8.35 am
Lesson 2 8.35 – 9.35 am
1st break 9.35 – 10.00 am
Lesson 3 10.00 – 11.00 am
Lesson 4 11.00 – 12.00 noon
2nd break 12.00 – 12.20 pm
Lesson 5 12.20 – 1.20 pm
End of school 1.20 pm
Afterschool activities 1.30 – 2.30 pm

 

Primary School

Period Time
Registration 8.20am – 8.30am
Session 1 8.30am – 9.20am
Session 2 9.20am – 10.10am
Break 10.10am – 10.40am
Session 3 10.40am – 11.30pm
Session 4 11.30am – 12.20pm
Break 12.20pm – 12.50pm
Session 5 12.50pm – 1.20pm

Secondary School

Period Time
Form Period 8.15am – 8.25am
Period 1 8.25am – 9.15am
Period 2 9.15am – 10.05am
Break 10.05am – 10.25am
Period 3 10.25am – 11.15am
Period 4 11.15am – 12.05pm
Break 12.05pm – 12.25pm
Period 5 12.25pm – 1.15pm

 

NOTE: 

  1. FS1 will finish at 12.00pm
  2. The school shuttle bus will leave West Bay and Al Waab campuses at 7.30am each morning and depart at 1.30pm