Swimming Competition Saturday 12th May saw the MCE Lions swim team compete in a swimming competition which was held at the Cairo American College (CAC). The MCE Lions fought very hard throughout the event with a number of MCE students achieving first, second and third places to round off a fantastic year of swimming. Congratulations to the entire swim team.
Dorothy’s Journey to Oz Dorothy’s Journey to Oz has been a great success. We hope everyone enjoyed this year’s school production. A big well done to all performers, crew and teachers for your incredible hard work. It has all paid off! Don’t worry if you were unable to attend, a DVD of the show will be available soon!
MCUK Visit We were thrilled to welcome our visitors, Mr. Allan Walker, Director of International Schools, and Ms. Nicola Dudley, Director of Education from Malvern College UK on Wednesday and Thursday, as part of our annual quality assurance process and termly board of management meeting. We hope that they had a wonderful stay with us here in Cairo and we look forward to sharing their feedback with our community soon.
Art Exhibition 2017/18 We have seen a tremendous amount of hard work and dedication from our students this year and this is evident in the many diverse and unique pieces of artwork on display in the Art Exhibition this year. The Art Department is flourishing, helped along by the efforts of our first Y10 GCSE Art Class who presented an exciting and inspirational range of final artworks at the exhibition. Well done to all of our students who have worked so hard and made such an effort to contribute to the Art Exhibition 2018, and take time to think about […]
Fagnoon Trip 2017/18 Year 1 and 2 had an amazing experience visiting Fagnoon Farm. Year 1 took part in a farming and pottery activity. Year 2 did woodwork and weaving. All children had the opportunity to learn how to make Baladi bread, to feed goats and to ride on a camel, horse or donkey. A great time was had by all and we returned to school with some very tired students.
Science Club 2017/18 In our Silly Science Club this term the students have had the opportunities to develop their investigative skills by making bouncy balls and slime, ramps for marbles, try making their own ice cream and lots more! In this session pictured the students are making a red cabbage indicator. By crushing the red cabbage and collecting the juice we can investigate what colour the juice will turn with acids, such as lemon juice, and bases, such as detergent. Using the juice we can dye paper purple and then use the acids and bases as ‘paints’ to create ‘scientific’ […]
Swimming Competition 2017/18 Well done to all our swimmers who competed with such determination. MCE achieved 3rd place overall for the season in the competition out of all 11 schools competing. Our thanks to MCE coaches and our swimming team for all the hard work. Keep up great effort everyone.
Sanger Charity A.P.E On 7th June, Susana Romani (the FoMCE charity representative) and Miss Belcher visited the Sanger Charity A.P.E. to deliver Ramadan boxes. These were given to Muslim families suffering from anaemia that are supported by A.P.E. They also took a donation of 30,000 LE which has been raised through International Day, Sanger Dress Up Day and the Primary House Spelling competition. This fund will be used to make improvements to the playground used by children receiving education classes at A.P.E.
Reception A Assembly Well done to RA for their assembly this week. The children performed the story of ‘The Gingerbread Man’ and worked really hard to learn their lines and remember their cues. It was a pleasure to see all their hard work pay off and to see them having fun whilst performing. Their progression and growth in confidence has really made me proud!
Ramadan Bags On 4th June, Mrs Pauline Adel (one of our FoMCE representatives) and her children, along with Miss Belcher visited the Orman charitable organisation to deliver Ramadan bags. These bags were bought using the money raised by the FoMCE at the Christmas Bazaar. The foods collected in school will be delivered to Muslim families suffering from anaemia who are supported by APE, our Sanger House charity as well as to the Lewis House charity, FACE orphanage.
Year 1 A Assembly Year 1 A preformed an inspired dance about friendship. The Children also read a poem about reading . The assembly was a part of our PSHE curriculum to reinforce the importance of positive relationships.
Reception and Year 1 Assembly Yesterday Reception M performed their class assembly in the theatre. It was the first time for many of them to speak on the stage and they did a fantastic job. In class they had been thinking about all of their own special talents and shared these with their families and friends. They acted out a story helping everyone to remember ‘it’s good to me!
KenKen Maths Challenge Results Well done to the 6 students in the Primary school and 8 Secondary school students who have successfully qualified for the National Finals of the Ken Ken World Championship, to be held in Cairo in October. We wish all the students the best of luck in the next round of the competition in their attempt to reach the Grand Final in New York City.