30/10/14 8:50 AM
International creative arts company Nose 2 Nose returned to Qatar Academy this week to work with grade 9 – 12 students enrolled in Drama and Music classes. The theater company is based out of United Kingdom and Japan but has done extensive training and workshops in international schools across Asia.
30/10/14 7:47 AM
This school year marks the tenth year that Qatar Academy’s Eid Al Adha Suitcase project successfully distributed boxes of basic necessities to some of the less fortunate families in Doha. The project’s name and the students involved may have changed through the years but Rola Abu Ramadan, Arabic teacher and the project’s founder maintains that the QA community’s generosity and commitment to the cause continue to grow each year.
02/06/14 8:12 AM
Providing an opportunity for students to translate the knowledge and skills acquired during their lessons, the Islamic Studies department of Qatar Academy organized the aptly called ‘Think and Manage’ exhibition in the senior school campus this week.
31/05/14 9:02 AM
Qatar Academy's senior school hosted the first 'QA F1 in School Invitational', a well known racing challenge in schools around the world.
28/05/14 7:21 AM
QA senior school faculty welcomed educator and author David Chadwell for a series of professional development sessions on the single gender classroom model which the school will be implementing beginning next school year.
11/05/14 8:23 AM
The Islamic Studies Department in Qatar Academy (QA) senior school are trying to raise awareness on climate change and how to protect our planet.
27/04/14 12:17 PM
A heart-wrenching portrayal of the lives of carriers in Qatar’s souqs, Amal Al Muftah’s Al Hammali, was winner of the THIMUN Qatar Northwestern Film Festival’s award for Best Picture. The five-minute film featured Mahmoud Ghasemi, Gholam Ahmed, and Mohamed Abdolrahim, three Iranian men who arrived in Qatar as teenagers in the 60s, working as hotel porters and Kandaris (water carriers). Forty years later, they continue to carry a heavy load at work as well as in their every-day lives as expat labourers.