Students are soon to benefit from a massive facelift to all sports and teaching facilities
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 19th: Horizon English School, part of Al Najah Education, has announced plans for a major upgrade of facilities at its long established and much beloved Safa based school.
With record enrolments this year and continued popularity among parents seeking a British education in a community setting, Horizon English School has announced plans for a major upgrade to existing learning, creative and sporting facilities, to continue providing students with an unparalleled education experience. The impending renovations are set to be completed by September, 2019.
Mr. Raza Khan, CEO of Al Najah Education, says: “Horizon English School is one of Dubai’s most long-established and beloved schools. Our investment in Horizon English School is testament to our continued confidence in the Dubai education market. Horizon English School is an incredibly popular and competitively priced school, and we are delighted to announce plans to offer improved facilities to our current parents and students, as well as those on the waitlist. Al Najah Education’s investment in new facilities means that children at Horizon English School will continue to benefit from a happy, safe and high quality learning environment for many years to come.”
Students are soon to be privy to a host of new and improved facilities and amenities, including:
- New specialist teaching spaces including a creative zone to stimulate new ideas, innovation and invention, especially among older primary children.
- Upgraded sporting facilities including a raised playing area with a view of the iconic Dubai skyline, upgrades to the pool and new fitness facilities.
- New dining and auditorium spaces together with improved parking and new classrooms to accommodate the wait list at the hugely popular school, which is listed in the top 25 schools in Dubai.
- Additional parking spaces set to avoid any congestion during morning drop off and afternoon pick up timings.
“Completing the design of the improved facilities at Horizon English School has been amongst the highlights of my tenure as Headmaster,” says Mr. David Baldwin, the outgoing Headmaster of Horizon English School. “I’m delighted to have been a part of this before I return to the UK to join my family and take up a new corporate role at home. With an experienced senior leadership team at the forefront at HES, I am confident that it will continue to go from strength to strength.”
About Al Najah Education
Al Najah Education Limited (“Al Najah”) is established and managed by Regulus Capital Limited, an alternative investment manager with a vision to create one of the largest educational platforms in the MENA and SEA region, encompassing the full education across various verticals – Pre-Primary, Primary, Secondary and Training Institutes. The Company is incorporated in Cayman Islands, with offices in Dubai and Singapore where it manages educational institutions across the UAE, Oman and Singapore.
Since inception in 2012, Al Najah has focused on identifying and developing various business opportunities in the education sector.
Its vision for the future is to establish a diversified platform comprising of high quality and accredited education institutions with operations all across the MENASEA region. Al Najah has experienced exponential growth throughout the years, starting from three educational asset in 2013 and expanding to 48 assets in 2018, catering to approximately 16,000 students across all its operating regions through a buy and build strategy.