Events

School Tour

 Wed, 04 Mar 2015 08:30 AM   -   Wed, 04 Mar 2015 10:00 AM
 Al Bateen School

Join Alia Yasin, and meet the Principal for our International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB) open morning tour on wednesday, 4th March, from 8:30 AM to 10 AM at Al Bateen Secondary School, Abu Dhabi.

The IB Diploma is recognised as one of the best educational programs available, increasing a student’s chance of enrolling in leading universities worldwide. Designed for students aged 16 – 18, this all-rounded curriculum prepares them for success at university and life beyond.

The open morning tour will be lead by the Head Girl at Al Bateen Secondary School, Alia Yasin, who like many bright minds has chosen the IB Diploma. In addition to the tour from Alia, the school Principal and IB DP Coordinator will be available to answer any questions that you may have about the entry requirements. This event is a great opportunity to explore the many advantages and to apply for this prestigious IB Diploma.

Reasons to do IB at Al Bateen Secondary School

1. It offers academic learning that is recognised by universities around the world
IB Diploma Programme Students are 21% more likely to be admitted into 10 of the most prestigious universities including Harvard, Yale and Princeton.

2. Universities value students with meaningful experiences beyond the classroom
Students at Al Bateen are encouraged throughout their creativity, action and service activities.

3. It creates independent learners and strong writers
The extended essay requires independent study and a 4000 word essay

4. It cultivates an international mindset
Second language learning is an IB requirement and has been linked to higher achievement in school and university

5. IB students have proven time management skills
Research has found that IB students develop strong study habits and critical time management skills, which are important for university study and the world of work.

6. The IB encourages critical thinking
Inquisitiveness and interpretation are among the key elements of an IB education.

7. Subjects aren’t taught in isolation
Theory of knowledge classes encourage students to make connections between subjects and gain the skills they need to be critical thinkers.

To register for the tour, please click here

For more information please contact our IB DP Coordinator & Head Of Senior School (ctabet@albateen.sch.ae) or click here for the Al Bateen Secondary School location map.