Mr. Gamal Yousry
Ministry of Education in Egypt
Segregated into core and elective subjects.
Students are required to perform well on the core subjects as they directly impact their overall grades.
In the last two years of secondary, students have had to choose one of the three paths to pursue.
Key testing periods:
Third year of preparatory - Egyptian Preparatory Education Certificate
The third year of secondary - Egyptian General Secondary Education Certificate
Educates students on household management as it covers many subjects, such as human development, personal and family finance, housing and interior design, food science and preparation, nutrition and wellness, textiles and apparel, and consumer issues.
Physical education is a course that supports progression to the next stage in physical performance. It is a vital part of a balanced school curriculum. Regular exercise improves physical and mental health as well as its positive impact on academic performance across the curriculum.
Establishing a good pattern of exercise provides learners with the foundation of an active and healthy lifestyle. Activities are designed to promote learners’ confidence, self-esteem, cognitive abilities, and social skills through an enriched program of games, team sports, gymnastics, and dance.
Art gives learners a platform to express themselves, sparking imagination, and creativity and developing transferable skills. Students explore and push boundaries to become reflective, critical, and decisive thinkers. They learn how to articulate personal responses to their experiences through a broad range of investigative, art-making, and reflective activities. These include study areas, for example, several paintings, model making, applying the curriculum content to the local context, and using the resources available.
Fosters creativity and builds confidence. It helps learners to express themselves and shows them the importance of communication as they learn to connect with others., Learners explore music as performers, composers, and informed listeners. They make, understand, and appreciate music from different cultures, times, and places.
Exploring one's self and capabilities through 5 aspects; challenging mindset, exploring interests, developing skills, becoming a role model, and relationship building.
Sports Programs that allow students to train with specialists for them to compete nationally.
German - The Goethe-Zertifikat Fit in Deutsch is a German exam for children and young people between 10 and 16 years of age. It certifies that candidates have acquired language skills and corresponds to a six-level scale of competence laid down in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).
French - The DELF/DALF diplomas, awarded by the French Ministry of Education and administered by France Éducation internationale (FEI), are valid for life as an international recognition of your skills in French and validation of French language proficiency level to enroll in a university in France or significant enrichment and genuine asset for many professional careers.
Islam - Provided to Muslim students and accredited by the Egyptian Ministry of Education where students learn the values of Islam
Christianity - Provided to Christian Students and accredited by the Egyptian Ministry of Education where students learn the values of Christianity
Trips and Events
RS prepares yearly events, annual shows, subject extracurricular activities, and trips based on our core values and the school's vision. Each year, one theme is selected to be the main focus of how we organize these events. Each activity Is meant to grow our values in our students.
Multiple intelligence method
Primary, Preparatory, and Secondary
Individual Learning - projects, research, and presentations.
Collective Learning - where students are required to work in cooperative and collaborative environments as we involve them in activities that require critical thinking, problem-solving, and creativity through real-world scenarios.
Roots School offers different support programs for students throughout the year.
1. Office Hours:
All school teachers hold free Office Hours once a week during break time according to an
announced schedule to support students who need extra help with particular subject areas.
2. Academic Progress Program (APP)
Three weeks of a free all-subjects program before the start and after the school year to support low achievers and help them confidently rise to national standards.
3. Remedial Classes Program
Once a week after school classes according to the student's subject performance to support they're needs and help them fulfill stage objectives.
Blackboard, the school Learning Management System LMS, is a constantly updated archive of
All subject material (PPTs, videos, practice material) that students can refer to for support
any time of the year.
We take action to improve and enjoy the process
We understand and communicate how we feel.
We take pride in original ideas and live with by our values
We continue to achieve outcomes even when they are challenging.
We are held accountable for our actions.
We admire all people and believe in the beauty of uniqueness.