GEMS Our Own English High School, Sharjah
Our Own English High School Sharjah was established in 1982 and offers students from Kindergarten to Grade 12 a high standard Central Board of Secondary Education Curriculum. The school is located in the Industrial Area 6 of Sharjah.
The sprawling, 7-acre campus offers excellent facilities and resources to offer high standards and academic excellence. The rich and diverse school fosters multi-cultural understanding and highlights social and moral development. The school prepares students for the Grade 10 and Grade 12 grade All India Secondary School Examination and All India Senior School Certificate Examination which is conducted by the CBSE Board. In a supportive, secure and safe environment, the school offers students opportunities to achieve their maximum all-round potential and enhances the individual learning experience by open effective communication. The school aims to create a stimulating environment and students are honored for their skills in literature, arts, and sport at CBSE Nationals, inter-school competitions, and other MOE events.
Our Own English High School Sharjah provides the students with the best learning environments and opportunities to develop globally. The school has separate blocks for senior, primary and Kindergarten children. Each block has state-of-the-art ample facilities to meet student needs.
The school as two well-resourced libraries and students are encouraged to take full advantage of the books to develop reading habits along with internet facilities for study and researches. The school has six ICT laboratories equipped with computers having multimedia kits and internet connections. The integration of technology results in meaningful and fun teaching and learning. In all subject areas ICT is well integrated and classrooms are facilitated with laptops, interactive flat panel Clevertouch LED and projectors. These facilitate teaching and digital learning in classrooms. To provide students with practical experience, excellent facilities and equipment are provided in separate physics, chemistry, biology, and home science laboratories.
Innovation Studio and Learning Hub are equipped to make students technically smart with interactive smart boards, Lego kits, laptops, and other innovative resources. Student's creative growth takes place within the Art Room where their talents are enhanced with the help of a team of experts.
The school has designated subject rooms that include well-equipped music rooms, second-language and Islamic studies rooms. The Kindergarten Activity Rooms are spacious and well-equipped rooms offering a range of facilities to stimulate young students' interest in both recreation and classroom activities. Outdoor Kindergarten Play Area has a separate and secure, covered playground used by young students. The Kindergarten Learning centers focus on activities, which enable students to create things through practical and other instructions. Activities help improve the process of thinking, develop core thinking skills necessary for learning, problem-solving skills and creates a fun learning experience among children. Sports facilities include indoor game areas, Astroturf, 200m race track, synthetic courts for basketball, badminton, volleyball, and Throwball. The multipurpose auditorium hosts school assemblies, stage productions, events, inter-school activities, and other functions. Besides, there are prayer rooms, canteen, book store, and medical room.
Extra-curricular activities at Our Own English High School Sharjah include Paper Folding, Glass, Fabric, Acrylic, and Pot Painting, Calligraphy, Clay modeling, Mask Making, Pen Sketching, Portraits, Collages, Music, Creative Writing, Dramatics, Extempore, Musical Concerts, Debate, First Aid, Entrepreneurship, Basketball, Table Tennis, Cricket, Track and Field, Chess, Badminton, Carrom and more.
To register a student in a GEMS School using an online inquiry form, be sure that you have all the information at hand that is necessary to complete the form. This will include Passport and Visa information of the Student Applicant. Please note that enquiring online does not guarantee your child admission to the school you have applied to. Complete the application form and submit the necessary documents. The school will then revert upon the availability of seats.
Extra Curricular Activities
- Arabic calligraphy
- Art Club
Ms. Asma Gilani
Principal / CEO