PE Update

ADISSA U11 Games

We are delighted to be hosting the inaugural ADISSA U11 Games on Friday 13th January. Students from Al Muna, Al Mumoora, Pearl Academy and Al Raha will be competing with our own team in a multi-sport event. The schedule will be as follows:

7.45amTeams arrive
8:00amWelcome and Introduction
08.15 – 10.00amSession 1 (Athletics)
10.15 – 11.30amSession 2 (Swimming)
11.30 – 12:00pmLunch (Athletes to provide own packed lunches)
12.00 – 13:45pmSession 3 (Boys Football & Girls Netball)
14:00pmResults and presentation

This will be a great opportunity for our BSME U11 selection to have a run-out and for us to try out our new facilities!

ADISSA Season 2

The new ADISSA season is already upon us with many fixtures starting next week. Team Falcon will be represented in the following sports:

**Sport****Age category****Coach**
U9 AMs Carey
U9 BMrs Lowe
U11 AMrs Brown
U11 BMrs Harvey
Boys Football
U9 AMr Zindilis
U9 BMr Baker
U11 AMr Cochlin
U11 BMr Rawstron
Girls Football
U12Ms Moyles/Mr Bolton
U14Ms Symllie/Ms Borthwick/Liam Mulligan
U16Mr Collinson/Mr Johnston
U19Mr Collinson
Boys Rugby
U12Mr Keenan/Mr Hodges
U14Mr Kilian
U12Mr Collinson
PrimaryMrs Hook, Ms Naylor, Ms Crawley, Mrs Watson
SecondaryMrs Hook, Ms Naylor, Mr Depose

Good luck to all of our teams and many thanks to our coaches!  sports:

BSME U13 Games

The U13 BSME selection will be competing next week at the 2017 U13 BSME Games hosted by BISAK at New York University, Abu Dhabi. Wednesday 18th-Saturday 21st January.

This is a multi-sport event involving Football, Volleyball, Netball and Track and Field with 16 schools from all over the Middle East competing.

Congratulations and good luck to our team:

Thomas Depose, Will Masson, Alexander Arnot, Cole Stanley, Lewis Cochrane, Mohammed Al Remithi, Angus Beare, Khalifa Al Menhali, Bas Halling, Charlie Maslen-Fawcett, Cameron Stavens, Alexis Lequeux

Charlotte Pepper, Mia Seesink, Rosa Engles, Natasha Arumgan, Janet Smyth, Khalisah Ahmed, Tamsin Sangster, Rani Maes, Bethany Leach, Kamilia Arifianti, Salma Gaber

…and to their coaches, Mrs Brown, Mrs Lowe, Mr Johnston and Team Leader, Mr Baker.

BSME U11 Games

We are all looking forward to hosting the BSME U11 Games 2nd-4th March 2017, with around 360 students from 12 schools competing at our school.

Following an extensive preparation period, we would like to congratulate the following on their selection:

Jasmine Pitman, Amira Marsh, Jong Ree Kim, Macarena Sanzlazano, Mona Hegazy, Samsara Sangster

Riley Poskaitis, Claudia Gonzales Ramos, Eduarda Magno, Rachael Adamson, Grace Johnston, Emily Van Shellenbeck, Maitha Almarar

Malcolm Stavens, Harrison Woodhead, Toby White , Dominic Arnot, James Lowe, Jake Seesink, Amin Pachiniyakis, Finley Busby, Ahonsi Longe , Cameron Stone, Alex Titchener, Thomas Beare, Abdullah Al Hammadi, Hashim Raja , Charlie Palmer, Yousef Al Rawi, Abdulhameed Tijani, Caleb Scott Mackie, Fares Darwazeh

Reserves: Nicholas Morrell, Zaidaan Kalsheker, Hugh Graham

It is a huge honour for our school to have been selected to host this very prestigious tournament and it is a great opportunity for us to celebrate our fantastic school community!


I am pleased to announce that BIS Abu Dhabi has invested in the state-of-the-art CHQ activities management system. The system is being introduced this term and we are already seeing the benefits. Thanks to our amazing staff we are able to offer more activities every term and our students can look forward to a diverse, interesting and exciting programme.

Little Ruckers

Please note that Little Ruckers will be running again this term for students from years 1 and 2. Sessions will be as before, on Tuesday after school. To register or for further information, please contact Steve Hamilton:

Mrs Scott-Mackie

We are very pleased to welcome a new member of staff who will be supporting our swimming programme. Mrs Coralie Scott-Mackie will bring a wealth of experience and expertise to our swim coaching team and we’re delighted that she has joined us this term.