News & Events

18/06/2019

Congratulations!!!
We are proud of our primary student Yousef Osama for achieving 2nd place at school based art contest organized by Qatar Poison Center (age category 8-10 years).

13/06/2019

Art Exhibition Primary Section Al Waab
Art Exhibition at DA Al Waab Campus was a great opportunity for primary students to show their talent to parents, teachers and friends, it was a nice program to celebrate the spirit of innovation and creativity among Primary students of different ages.

05/05/2019

Doha Academy hosts Al-Dosari and Afif during Celebration Day
Doha Academy Al Waab held a Celebration Day, on May 5th, celebrating Al Faleh’s Group two decades of educational excellence in the presence of Sheikh Faleh Bin Nawaf Al Thani. The Celebration Day gave students a chance to enjoy a fun day with various activities breaking up the routine of school and examinations. Doha Academy proudly hosted Saad Al-Dosari and Akram Afif stars of Qatar National Football team during the celebration, where students had the chance to meet them and show their football tricks and talents with their favourite sports players.

26/04/2019

16th annual Qur'an contest held at Doha Academy
The annual competition is held under the patronage of Sheikha Dr Aisha bint Faleh al-Thani, chairperson of Doha Academy, who supports Islamisation and customisation of foreign curricula delivered at international schools operating in Qatar, according to a statement. This year's competition witnessed remarkable progress at all levels in terms of competition with the participation of students and communities.
The jury was led by Sheikh Abdul Salam Hassan Qandil, Imam from the Ministry of Endowment and Islamic Affairs, Sheikh Yusri al-Saqqa and Maulana Kurch, a Qur'an reciter from Macedonia. A total of 130 schools in Qatar including independent, community and international schools participated in the qualifying phase from which 86 contestants qualified for the final phase. Sheikha Dr Aisha attended the final ceremony and congratulated all the contestants and winners as part of her commitment to spread Islamic values and culture.

30/04/2019

DOHA ACADEMY AL WAAB CAMPUS’ PRIMARY SECTION CELEBRATED ARABIC DAY ON THURSDAY 25th APRIL
Doha Academy Al Waab campus organized Arabic Day celebration to promote the Love of Arabic Language and encourage students to strengthen their knowledge of Arabic Language and culture. Students were carrying crowns with the Arabic letter Daad (ض)- Arabic unique letter- printed on reflecting their belonging and pride of their mother tongue language. Students dressed up in Arabic characters. It was day full of joy with the students’ and teachers’ participation in the presence of the parents.

18/04/2019

DOHA ACADEMY AL WAAB CAMPUS’ PRIMARY SECTION HAD A SUCCESSFUL BOOK FAIR WEEK
We held a successful BOOK FAIR week at our school. It gave children a motivation to read by offering them wide selection of books to choose from that they can look at before they decide to buy. It instilled a love of reading that lasts a lifetime. Book Fair gave teachers a chance to see and buy books they might want for their classroom. The event was very successful with high attendance from our students and teachers.

21/03/2019

DOHA ACADEMY SALWA CELEBRATES WORLD WATER DAY
Our students at Doha Academy Salwa celebrated World Water Day. They talked about the importance of water in our lives, and how and why we must conserve it. Students also put together various performances showcasing water pollution and the methods of prevention. Overall, it was a successful celebration.

07/03/2019

SECONDARY GIRLS ENJOY GLOBAL VILLAGE DAY
Doha Academy’s Secondary Girls held a Global Village Day where they showcased pavillions from various countries around the world. The students provided food, attire, and cultural glimpses into the different destinations.

17/02/2019

DOHA ACADEMY STUDENTS CELEBRATE SPORTS DAY
Students at Doha Academy celebrated National Sports Day with a series of events held on campus during the week of February 10, 2019. Events were held all across the school to ensure our students could participate in them and learn the benefits of sports.

05/02/2019

DOHA ACADEMY APPOINTS DEPUTY PRINCIPAL
We are delighted to inform you that Mr. Shane Foley will be the new Deputy Principal for Doha Academy Schools. Prior to this, Mr. Foley served as the Principal of Primary and the Head of Doha Academy’s Salwa Campus. Mr. Foley comes from Australia, but had been living and working in the UK for 22 years before moving to Qatar. As for his hobbies, Mr. Foley is an avid football player, and has played professionally both in the UK and Australia. We wish Mr. Foley the best in his new role!

04/02/2019

DOHA ACADEMY STUDENTS CELEBRATE QATAR’S VICTORY
Students at Doha Academy were delighted that Qatar won the Finals of the AFC Asian Cup. In order to celebrate, students dressed up in Qatari national dress orin colours of the Qatari flag. They showed solidarity and pride with the Qatari team.

03/02/2019

STORYTELLING WEEK AT DOHA ACADEMY
Last week, students at Doha Academy celebrated Storytelling Week. They were read to from different books by their teachers and our children truly enjoyed it. The week ended with students dressing up in their pajamas and being read to. It was a snuggly end to a fun filled week.

27/01/2019

DOHA ACADEMY STUDENTS PROCEED TO NEXT ROUND
Our students from Al Waab proceeded to the next round of football after winning the preliminaries. On Thursday, January 24th, they won three rounds as well. We wish them the best of luck and are very proud of their success.

23/01/2019

DOHA ACADEMY WELCOMES NEW PRINCIPAL
We are delighted to inform you that Doha Academy has appointed a new Principal. Mr. Graeme Garrett has more than 10 years of experience leading schools in England, Europe and the Middle East. He served as Headmaster of The English School, Nicosia, Cyprus, considered the best school on the Island. Prior to this, Mr. Garrett served as Principal of The Sultan’s School, Muscat, Oman, whose reputation is well known in the region. In addition to being a school leader, Mr. Garrett has also been a Schools’ Inspector in the UK and has worked for the University of Oxford in the development of the Mathematics A Levels examination. Other than his educational career, Mr. Garrett is a keen sportsman and played International cricket for ten years. We welcome Mr. Garrett to the Doha Academy family and wish him the best.

19/01/2019

DOHA ACADEMY AL WAAB CAMPUS’ PRIMARY SECTION HOLDS SUCCESSFUL PARENT TEACHER CONSULTATIONS
On Saturday, January 19th, our teachers met with students and parents for a three-way consultation to discuss student progress in the classroom. The conversations were led by the students in order for them to develop their own voice and help with fostering self-esteem and self-confidence. The event was very successful with high attendance from our students and parents.

10/01/2019

DOHA ACADEMY STUDENTS WIN FOOTBALL PRELIMINARIES
Students from Doha Academy’s Al Waab and Salwa campuses were invited to play with other schools in a football tournament held at the Aspire field. The students from our Al Waab campus did us proud by winning most matches and drawing on one allowing them to proceed forward in the football tournament.

17/12/2018

Doha Academy students wow Her Excellency, the Health Minister and esteemed officials with lively National Day performance.
As part of the recent marking of Qatar National Day - the Primary Healthcare Corporation (PHCC) hosted a wonderful morning celebrating the work done in public health across the country. Held in the Public Healthcare Corporation Tower, there were several VIP guests, including; Her Excellency Dr Hanan Mohamed Al Kuwari - Minister for Health, Mr Hamad Jassim Al Hamar - Director of Public Relations and Communications at the MoPH, Dr Mariam Alabdulmalik - Managing Director of Primary Healthcare Corporation, Mrs Huda Al-Wahedi - Executive Director of Corporate Communications, Naser Abdulla AL Obaidan - Executive Director of MD's Office, Abdulla Al-Mansoori - Executive Director of the PHCC and other esteemed individuals from the government were in attendance.

The event was marked by speeches, poetry and a thrilling performance by a group of Doha Academy students. Pupils from years 3 - 6 recited the Quran, poetry in praise of the nation and Emir, with the girls performing a traditional dance before the boys' sword dance - known as 'Al Arda' - for the grand finale. All present thoroughly enjoyed the performances, with Her Excellency, the Health Minister congratulating the students and staff on their efforts and stopping to take pictures with them. A magnificent event, well done to the Doha Academy students for proving to be the highlight of the celebrations

16/12/2018

Qatar National Day at Doha Academy
The students at Doha Academy celebrated Qatar National Day with much fervor. Our Arabic teachers created a program where children of all year levels were able to showcase their love for Qatar through a cultural program. This was followed by a communal meal for all students, staff and parents.

11/12/2018

High Achievers
Two of Doha Academy’s students have been awarded for their hard work and high achievements in their IGCSE exams. Hadieh Ayman Abdul Majeed was awarded for achieving the highest mark in IGCSE Chemistry in Qatar by Pearson Edexcel. Our other student, Aseel Sameh Shawkat Odeh achieved the highest mark in IGCSE Biology in the Middle East, and was awarded by Pearson Edexcel for the same. We congratulate both our students for their achievements