Category: Latest News

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…

Qatar Sustainability Week

17th October 2022

10 October marked the start of Qatar Sustainability Week. At the end of the week, RGSG Qatar welcomed Jose Saucedo from DEAP (Doha Environmental Actions Project) to speak to the primary students about the importance of protecting the environment, both in Qatar and worldwide. RGSG Qatar is one of DEAP’s first partners and regularly collaborate…

RGSG Muscat Announcement

13th October 2022

Royal Grammar School Guildford, Muscat  Royal Grammar School, Guildford (RGSG), in partnership with Sama Educational Company (Sama), is excited to announce the opening of a new school in Muscat in September 2023.  In the first year, RGSG Muscat will welcome students from Nursery to Year 4 (age 3 to 9 years) and will offer a…

RGSG Qatar Opens New Secondary School Building

10th October 2022

RGS Qatar held a soft opening of its Secondary building at the end of September. The students took part in some exciting taster sessions in the new science labs, DT workshop and Sports Hall. The RGS Qatar Parent-Teacher Association came to witness the cutting of the ribbon ceremony, alongside RGS Guildford and International representatives, Mr…

Which School Advisor Dubai Interview

7th October 2022

During a visit to RGSG Dubai in September 2022, Which School Advisor spoke with Dr Jon Cox, Headmaster of RGS Guildford UK, and Mrs Clare Turnbull, Principal of RGS Guildford Dubai, to hear their thoughts on the school’s first year, and find out what the future of RGSG Dubai holds. Dr Cox and Mrs Turnbull…

Padlet: What does the RGS mean to you? 

2nd October 2022

RGS Prep were delighted to have their first RGSG International assembly. Following the assembly, students from our family of international schools were asked to complete a collaborative Padlet (virtual bulletin board) with ideas about ‘What the RGS means to them’. Below are some examples of what they shared:  “The RGS is growing”  “The RGS is…

Dubai visit from RGS Guildford

20th September 2022

In September, members of the RGS Guildford Leadership Team, Dr Jon Cox, Headmaster, Mrs Sarah Creedy, Chair of Governors, Mr Bob Ukiah, COO and Mr Chris Lee, International Operations, made a visit to RGSG Dubai. They received a very warm welcome from the whole of the RGSG Dubai community. The team enjoyed talking with parents,…

International Photography Competition 2022

15th September 2022

In September, students from our overseas schools took part in the annual International Photography Competition. The task was to photograph something that represents where our students live. The entries had fantastic variety, from sunflowers, to monumental buildings, to sheep! Well done to all who took part and a special congratulations to those who placed in…

RGSG Nanjing: Top 50 Schools in the Country

25th May 2022

The results of the 2022 Forbes China School Annual Selection were officially released in May. RGSG Nanjing, known locally as Nanjing Jindi Future School, was ranked among the top 50 in the country. Out of the 100 schools listed RGSG Nanjing ranked 44. Forbes rakes the schools based on the following criteria: financial strength, school…