Nibras International School: the first educational institute becomes a member of the National Honor Society
Dubai-based Nibras International School (NIS), part of the International Schools Partnership (ISP), a global group of schools, has been awarded the prestigious Affiliate Status of the National Honor Society for the school year 2020-2021. The school was awarded this status because of its commitment to student and community affairs.
With chapters of the National Honor Society present in the United States and around the world, members recognize educational institutions and students around the world for their achievements and inspire them to develop further, through active involvement in their respective school activities and their community service.
Dr Jay B. Teston, Principal of Nibras International School, says: “We are delighted to be affiliated with the National Honor Society. This membership will help us establish a strong framework to promote the ideals of scholarship, service, leadership and character in our school. This globally recognized program not only marks a historic milestone for Nibras International School, but also recognizes our accomplishments in student and community engagement activities, which are part of our core values. It is a great honor to join other globally recognized schools and only a few in the United Arab Emirates, as a member of the National Honor Society. “
According to Dr. Teston, earning and maintaining a National Honor Society membership comes with exclusive tools and resources for students that will support them in their endeavors and help them become active citizens with long-term goals.
“Through our various student-centric activities, such as Model United Nations, student enrichment programs, career counseling and the ISP Buddy Exchange program, we have been able to cultivate the potential of our students to ensure that ‘they learn, lead and influence. Affiliation with the National Honor Society now gives the Nibras International School community the opportunity to further develop their sense of themselves, the world around them and how they can do more for them. the rest of the community, ”concludes Dr Teston.
NIS – Dubai, is one of the few affordable American curriculum schools in Dubai that offers the American Education Reaches Out (AERO) Common Core Plus program, as well as Advanced Placement courses. The school is NEASC accredited, a globally recognized standard of excellence through which students are accepted into top international universities. Incredible learning, a global vision, and a true sense of community are the cornerstones of NIS, and it provides students with the tools they need to turn passion into purpose and influence. Through the rigorous curriculum, NIS opens the hearts and minds of students to accept challenges and opportunities, share ideas and goals, and truly influence others to make a positive difference.
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