ABOUT DAWHAT AL-JAZEERA SCHOOL
Dawhat Al-Jazeera is a school that
strives to develop a love for learning in each student. Founded in 1966,
Dawhat Al-Jazeera School (DJS) made a very humble beginning with a limited
number of students, staff and infrastructural facilities in a makeshift
The objective of establishing the school
was to impart quality education to the children of Saudi nationals residing in
Jeddah. DJS has evolved considerably over the years. Today it offers an
inspiring and well-rounded international education to students in classes
from KG - Grade 12. The school is approved and licensed by the Ministry of
Education, Saudi Arabia and is affiliated to the American Curriculum Program.
There is a strong emphasis in teaching students to live in the Islamic
faith. DJS is the place for students who are willing to accept the
challenge of excellence, dedicated to becoming global citizens with pride
in their culture and an appreciation for the cultures of the world.
The transformation from a school that only followed national curriculum
to a school bustling with about 495 students (Arabic and
International Department) in just ten years bears testimony to its
phenomenal growth and the school's commitment to excellence.
DJS was established in 1966. Opened International Section in 2008, which is
fully CITA accredited.
The School first accredited by Advanced in 2013-2014. It provides broad-based
Pearson curriculum from KG- Grade12 with high moral values and total integrity
with Islamic values.
DJS moved to its present site in
2001 and spreads over an area of more than 3000 square meters. The school
offers all the facilities to create the right environment and ambiance for
growing minds. Spacious classrooms with projectors, Science labs,
library, three IT labs, Auditorium, art room, cafeteria, a large playground and
school clinic are all noticeable features of the school.
Technology advancement has affected every sphere
of life, especially education. In times of booming technology, the computer
labs at Dawhat Al-Jazeera School provides the appropriate platform to the
students from KG on wards till 9th Grade.
It forms an excellent supporting system for academic and co-curricular
activities, with more than 1000 of books in various fields. The books are
suggested in a manner to enhance their reading skills and facilitate additional
support to their learning abilities.
The school science laboratories are places where students gain hands on
experience. The Physics, Chemistry, Biology labs for the senior students are
well equipped with all the needed equipment's for their curriculum practical.
The clinic room is reasonably
equipped with essential medicines. A registered nurse is present in the clinic throughout
the school hours to look after the medicinal needs of students.
Arts need space where students have room to spread their work, sit with ease and interact with the teacher easily. The Art room at DJS will take you into our student's creative and artistic world.