MAKING SENSE OUT OF CENTS

Just like learning to swim, or to ride a bike, basic financial skills are easier to master when they are practiced when you’re young. Starting our children on the path to sound financial practices now greatly increases the odds they will maintain
exceptionally good savings habits in the future.

One parent of an 11 year old boy asked me recently how young was I when I first received an “allowance”…

RAMADAN KAREEM AND #SPOTSHELDON WINNER

First and foremost, I would like to wish everyone Ramadan Kareem. This joyous month provides us the opportunity to engage in self-reflection, participate in charitable service and enjoy quality time with family.

As Ramadan began, we concluded our entertaining
#SpotSheldon campaign. The primary campaign goal was to highlight how many of the popular..

#SPOTSHELDON

March has been a whirlwind, full of fun and fresh ideas. The Northview team crafted a creative and engaging competition called #SpotSheldon that highlights NVIS’s short commute from 5 remarkably popular and engaging locations. This day of
filming across Qatar caused me to reflect about what I enjoy about educational leadership and simultaneously, what I love about our host country.

WHAT CAN HAPPEN IN A MONTH’S TIME? QUITE A LOT.

Our social media followers increased from 580 in January to 1571 mid-February and is still increasing. This has resulted in many more visitors to the Hilton Pearl and we now have an increase from 36 pupils expressing interest in NVIS to 90, and the number is increasing week to week. We are pleased to see pupils from Pre-KG to Grade 7 wanting to come to NVIS from September and we are looking to more than double the current number in the next couple of months.