With 27 nominations across 29 categories, High Performance Learning Schools and teachers are being recognised in the prestigious Top School Awards.
We are so proud of all the HPL Schools that have been shortlisted and it's a testament to the power of the HPL philosophy and framework.
We want to congratulate Rachel Higgins (Principal and Chief Executive Officer, GEMS Jumeirah Primary School), Matthew Tompkins (Principal and Chief Executive Officer, GEMS FirstPoint School – The Villa), Kelly Pickett (Foundation Stage 1 Class Teacher, GEMS Wellington International School), and Simone Shaikh (Year 1 Teacher, GEMS Founders School Dubai) have been individually nominated for awards.
We also want to congratulate HPL Schools GEMS Jumeirah Primary School, GEMS Royal Dubai School, The Pearl Academy – An Aldar Academies School, GEMS FirstPoint School – The Villa, GEMS Wellington Academy – Dubai Silicon Oasis, GEMS Wellington International School, the School of Research Science, GEMS Jumeirah College, GEMS Wellington Academy – Al Khail and GEMS Founders School Dubai.
Now in its fifth year, the SchoolsCompared.com Top Schools Awards recognises and celebrates the powerful impact of schools, teachers, school leaders and educationalists on the lives of children in the UAE.
In total, 10 HPL Schools are recognised across the 29 Awards, with awards ranging from Best Primary School and Best School for Music; Teaching awards for Best Primary and Secondary School Teacher; and Special Awards for Child Happiness, the School Most Loved by Parents and the Most Outstanding Contribution to Education in the UAE.