National Day Celebration Event - more details!

Preparations are well under way for this year’s National Day Celebration Event which promises to be an exciting family day for the whole school:

Wednesday 29th November 2017
12.00pm – 3.00pm

On the day you are welcome to bring your own picnic to school including food, umbrellas, rugs and picnic chairs.*

We have some exciting food vendors attending and Keita are taking orders for pre-packed picnic baskets in the ground floor Dining room. Orders can be placed from now until 26th November. Please contact Caroline from Keita for more information on

*Please note we are a Pork & Nut free school

The whole family are invited to come in traditional UAE National Dress or UAE flag colours. Students can wear the traditional dress or colours throughout the whole school day.

We have many exciting activities and performers confirmed for the whole family, including:

  • UAE carnival band
  • Heritage crafts
  • Live entertainment
  • UAE art display
  • Climbing wall
  • Petting zoo
  • Henna
  • Falcons
  • Camel and pony rides
  • Facepainting
  • Family photo opportunities
  • Cookie and cake decorating
  • Souk area to purchase gifts, toys and other locally made items
  • Food available to purchase from Keita, Kaekology and Candylicious

Primary students will receive a letter which will need a response from parents indicating whether you will be joining your child/ren for the picnic. Reply slips must be with the class teacher by 26th November. Buses for bus students will run at the normal time

We hope to see you there!