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Professional Footballer, Beth Mead, visits RGSG Dubai

22nd May 2023

RGSG Dubai were thrilled to welcome England Professional Footballer, Beth Mead, to the school on Friday. Mead remarked she “was blown away by the reception [she] got from the kids…it felt louder than Wembley”. The pupils were extremely pleased to get the opportunity to meet such an inspirational sportswoman. The morning began with a fantastic…

John Mikel Obi visits RGSG Dubai

17th April 2023

On 27 March, John Obi Mikel, RIF Trust’s Global Brand Ambassador and former Premier League football legend, visited the Royal Grammar School Guildford Dubai to host a one-off football session for several Year 2 pupils on March 20. Mikel seeks to inspire children to become global leaders on and off the field and gave the…

RGSG Dubai & Nanjing visit RGS Guildford

24th March 2023

A busy week for international collaboration at RGS Guildford. We were delighted to welcome two students from RGSG Nanjing alongside their Deputy Head, and 38 students and staff from RGSG Dubai. It has been wonderful to watch the students from various RGSG schools interact in lessons and learn more about each other. The international events…

RGS Guildford Muscat opening September 2023

15th March 2023

Royal Grammar School (RGS Guildford), is proud to announce our partnership with Sama Educational Company (Sama) a leading education company in the Gulf, to launch one of the most prestigious independent British curriculum schools in Oman, with a cutting-edge campus, set to open its doors in Muscat in September 2023. Plans were unveiled at a VIP launch…

Qatar Celebrates International Day

13th March 2023

On the 9 March, the whole RGSG Qatar school community came together to celebrate International Day 2023. It was a wonderful celebration and an accumulation of a week’s learning about the many different countries that make up the world in which we live. Pupils enjoyed learning about different cultures and nationalities. We are proud of…

The Benefits of a House System

24th February 2023

The House System is at the core of a true British school and is intrinsic to the development of a sense of community within the school. Mr Creal, Assistant Head of Upper Key Stage Two highlights the benefits of the system and what that means for RGSGD pupils! The House System is at the core…

International Coordinator on Global Citizenship

23rd February 2023

Hahn was a German educationalist who was once imprisoned in Nazi Germany before seeking refuge in Scotland. In the post-war years, he became a staunch believer in advocating unity, impressing on people the need to collaborate across borders if we are to realise humanity’s potential for co-existing peacefully as one global community. Certainly, this is…

RGSG Dubai & RGS Guildford Joint Assembly

9th February 2023

Ahead of Dubai’s visit to RGS Guildford next month, First Form (RGS Guildford) and Year 7 (RGSG Dubai) enjoyed the first of a series of joint assemblies. The students compared the differences and similarities between their schools, described what an average day looks like and shared words that convey what the RGS means to them….

New Head of RGS Guildford Qatar

9th January 2023

RGSGI are pleased to announce that Paul Sherlock has been appointed as Head of RGS Guildford Qatar. Paul joins after a highly successful time as Executive Principal of a group of Doha British Schools.  He will continue the excellent work of Deane Baker and will work closely with the existing teaching and support teams at the school….

UAE Flag Day

11th November 2022

UAE Flag Day is an important national occasion celebrated on November 3 every year. It is a day for reflection, remembrance of the founders of the State and embodies feelings of unity and peace, between the people of the Emirates and those residing within the UAE. Emiratis across the UAE sing the country’s national Anthem…