Aisha Eid Butti – School Director
It is my privilege to welcome you to the W-School. We are an American Curriculum school servicing the diverse needs of both Emirati and expatriate families and practicing values and commitment to excellence expected from our students, parents and teachers.
One of my personal goals for the W-School is to be a school community where we are supportive and respectful to ALL students, ALL parents, and ALL staff members in order to have our school known for a quality education. I invite you to visit our Mission and Vision page and I look forward to seeing you on our campus.
Rania Hijazin – Deputy Executive Principal
Thank you for visiting our website to find out what we do at Al Wahda School. I am proud of what the school has achieved in the past and what it continues to achieve on daily basis.I hope that this website can give you the essence of those achievements.
We have a wonderful campus with great facilities and significant education which is committed to the National UAE vision.
I encourage you to visit us in person and look for our Open Days where parents can look around the school and meet our students and teachers.
Sharon Nicholson – Deputy Executive Principal – Academics
I have been privileged enough to have worked in education in several different countries. My role has always been to improve learning either by working with students or through staff training and mentoring. I have taught students from the ages of 5 to 18 (and some adults too).
I am delighted to be a part of the professional and enthusiastic Al Wahda staff team where I hope to continue to help develop learning opportunities and experiences and to make Al Wahda Private School even better.
Delryn Steyn – KG and Early Learning Center Campus Principal
Delryn graduated in 2004 with a teaching degree, specialising in Early Education and Special Needs. She has over ten years teaching experience in the UK teaching Nursery through to Year 6. For the last six years before moving abroad she was an Early Years and Key Stage 1 Coordinator, Maths and Science Coordinator, as well as leading several after school clubs including a very successful Drama Club. She is also a qualified Music Teacher, specialising in Piano and Voice. She directed the Infant Choir and several school concerts at the private school she taught at for several years. A quote by Mark Van Doren that best describes her working ethos: “The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery.
Rinus Steyn – Boy’s Lower Middle School Campus Principal
Before joining Al Wahda Private School, I worked as an Assistant Head of Year and PE Teacher at a successful school in Ipswich, UK for 4 years. I was trained in England at the University of East Anglia, and I also hold a BSc in Sports Science from the University of Southampton, a PGCE (M) and more recently a MA in Advanced Educational Studies. My beliefs in education are built upon mutual respect between student and teacher, consistency, fairness and equality, and I look forward to working with the students at the school to achieve this. My passion is sport and fitness, so during my free time I enjoy playing football, tennis, gym and challenging myself in new sporting environments.
Salima Mouiadi – Girl’s High School Campus Principal
Here it is my statement With pleasure, I’d like to welcome you to our school’s revolutionary E –gate that is considered a channel between us in order to communicate in a daily basis concerning students in higher grades (9-12) the girls’ section.
Kindly, feel free to send me any inquiry you have in mind regarding any academic or administrative issue.
Fatima jbarah – Girl’s Middle School Campus Principal
Our goal in the Girl’s Section is to lead the students in a positive direction of teacher, learning, and overall personal growth asa student. My role is to ensure the best learning environment for students and maintain and better the reputation of the school at the national and international level. It is important to create effective communication methods between the parents, students, teachers and school to ensure proper information flow.
Khaldoun Farhan – Boy’s Upper Middle School Campus Principal
Dear W- School Parents and Students,
It is a pleasure to welcome you to W-School. Our ultimate goal of education is to cultivate in each student a lifelong passion for learning. We empower our students to be critical thinkers, and productive members of an ever-changing global society. We welcome your feedback and encourage you to communicate with us about it. We are looking forward to another great year!
Amira Ezzat Daw – Primary School Campus Principal
I would like to welcome all Parents to the Primary Section of the W-School. I will start by describing a ‘project’ under the name of ‘a dream’ where you can suggest ideas that serve the educational, academic and educational process. Small projects to me are small dreams and every time we talk about a dream we will try to make it reality. The doors are open for you to participate with us in the proposal of small dreams that we would like to achieve. Share with us your ideas to help the academic and educational process. Hand in hand, we continue to be a leading school with national identity and international standards.