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Al Khor International School

 Qatar
 
Evaluation 1)
 
 
Academic integrity of Al Khor International School
 
Effectiveness of administration at Al Khor International School
 
Academic and disciplinary support provided at Al Khor International School
 
Director's involvement in academics at Al Khor International School
 
Fair and equitable treatment by board and director at Al Khor International School
 
Al Khor International School has adequate educational materials on hand
 
Attitude of local community towards foreigners at Al Khor International School
 
Cost of living in relation to salary at Al Khor International School
 
Satisfaction with housing at Al Khor International School
 
Community offers a variety of activities at Al Khor International School
 
Availability and quality of local health care at Al Khor International School
 
Satisfaction with school health insurance policy at Al Khor International School
 
Family friendly / child friendly school and community at Al Khor International School
 
Assistance with visas, shipping and air travel at Al Khor International School
 
Extra curricular load is reasonable at Al Khor International School
 
Security and personal safety at Al Khor International School
 
 
 

To quote Dickens: "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times'. 

I have very fond memories of my time at Al Khor International School and in Qatar itself, my teacher colleagues were amazing and I have made some friends I hope to keep for life. However...

During my time at Al Khor International School the Education Manager ruled from his throne, and when he did venture into the school everyone was very careful about what was said... 

On first arriving at Al Khor International School, you do get a WOW factor, the students are mostly wonderful... 

Al Khor International School is set within the gated community of Al Khor Community. It has its own medical centre (which AKIS staff, from Sept 2016) are not allowed to use. Shops and Al Waha club, which serves very cheap food, but is OK. Great swimming pool and gym. It's almost like stepping onto the set of Stepford Wives... 

Management of the Al Khor International School stifles any... 

It is far better to go to the Ministry yourself, takes about 30mins to renew RPs etc, than to rely on Al Khor International School HR...

The Al Khor International School runs a British curriculum, in name only... 

The expat benefits at Al Khor International School until recently were very generous... 

In conclusion. I am glad I worked at Al Khor International School, I was sad to leave the friends I had made and many of the students, however I was not sad to leave... 

 
 
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