Headteacher’s Newsletter 14th Nov 2019

Good Afternoon VES Parent It has been another busy and successful week here at VES. Our major sports successes have come in the pool with Amir Saad in Year 7 and Yousef Yafea in Year 8 following in the footsteps of the Girls in Athletics last week in being chosen to represent Sharjah in upcoming intrnational competitions. Well done also …

Headteacher’s Newsletter 21st Nov 2019

Good Afternoon VES Parents This week was a first for me, especially as someone from Northern England, with the school being shut for rain! I know that events such as this can be inconvenient for families, and on this occasion it was especially disappointing on Wednesday for our grade 5 students who had a fun, activity, trip to Bounce in …

Headteacher’s Newsletter 28th Nov 2019

Good Afternoon VES Parents This week has culminated in our National Day celebrations and Martyr’s Day commemorations, here in school. It has been so great to see so many of our students showing the respect as part of our commemorations, and then really celebrating the gift given by those who gave, as Lincoln would say the “last full measure of …

Headteacher’s Newsletter 5th Dec 2020

Good Afternoon VES Parents This week has, predictably, gone even faster than usual – so many of you will be pleased that I have less to write about! I hope you all enjoyed the extended weekend and I know many took the time to have a mini break in addition to getting ready for the last few days of term. …

Headteacher’s Newsletter 12th Dec 2019

Good Afternoon VES Parents Today in school was the International Day. I would like to begin by placing on record the enormous thanks of the whole school community to the Sixth Form students, lead by Saud and Saron, for everything they accomplished. It was a remarkeable day of parades, sports, games, performances and food from all over the world. It …

Headteacher’s Newsletter 9th Jan 2020

Good Afternoon VES Parents Happy New Year! The first week back can sometimes be a shock to the system, but our students have had a good week and have settled back into routine well. In assembly this week we spoke about how people use New Year as a benchmark to re-launch a harder working, better organised, usually healthier version of …

Headteacher’s Newsletter 16th Jan 2020

Good Afternoon VES Parents This week we have been again at the mercy of the weather. Many thanks for your patience and support. I’d also like to thank the staff who were in school and working hard. The flooding around school was bad, but the school itself was made ship-shape by cleaners, electricians and a whole cast of other contributors. …

Headteacher’s Newsletter 23rd Jan 2020

Good afternoon VES Parents, This week we had more sporting triumph in school with our U16s Girls’ Volleyball team. You may have seen on our instagram and facebook accounts the photos and videos from the Sharjah Tournament. If you would like to follow VES on instagram, follow the school @vesuae – for facebook try @victoriaschoolshj. Here you will be able …