We just celebrated our 10th year at Arab Episcopal School. On November 13th, 2003 we enrolled our first blind student. Now we are in our tenth school year, and we've grown so much! We celebrated with a big party and performance, attended by honorable guests. Such as the Governer of Irbid!
Once again, everyone at Arab Episcopal School, is excited to be back at school for another year. Students have enjoyed special events to get back in the school spirit. This year, we have 200 students total, 41 of which are blind or low vision. Each day begins with some exercise in the schoolyard, to warm up body and mind. The second grade students enjoy sharing food and eating outside in the sunshine. In art class, students recycled old bottles to make beautiful candleho
On May 31 our Kindergarten Two class graduated! To celebrate we had performances from our students and our choir. The event was patroned by the Canadian Ambassador, His Excellency Mark Gwozdecky, and the Bishop Suheil Dawani. Here are some pictures and videos from the Event:
Kindergarten Class 2 singing "It's a Beautiful Day"
It's been a busy spring at our school!
Our school officially has a facebook page. Feel free to look for more pictures and stories of our life here at the school: www.facebook.com/arabepiscopalschool
On March 7, 2012 the Right Reverend Bishop Suheil Dawani came from Jerusalem to see and bless our newly completed third floor.
Check out our new section: "What's new at the school". It's under the 'About AES' tab on the top menu.
Here we will put updates about the current building projects at the school.
As a school we appologize for the lack of updates with the website but we encountered a series of technical difficulties over the past few months. As everything seems to be working again, here are some of the highlights from our first semester:
On September 5 our students once again started a new year at school. We welcomed a brand new KG 1 class of 21 students. This year AES also offered seventh grade for the first time! Our students are happy to once again be with their friends and are excited for what the school year will bring.
Click on the dropdown items from the menu tab "About AES" to see a video giving an overview of how we accomplish integrated education with our visually impaired & sighted students.