The Sharjah Award for Educational Excellence – Distinguished School category for the year 2019 - 2020
Our Own English High School, Sharjah – Boys’ is the proud recipient of the second position at the 26th session of The Sharjah Award for Educational Excellence – Distinguished School.
Common Sense Schools
Common Sense, the national nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids and families thrive in a world of media and technology, has recognized Our Own English High School Sharjah, Boys’ Branch as a Common-Sense School.
Our Own English High School Sharjah, Boys’ Branch has demonstrated its commitment to taking a whole-community approach to preparing its students to think critically and use technology responsibly to learn, create, and participate, while limiting the perils that exist in the online realm, such as plagiarism, loss of privacy, and cyberbullying. The recognition acknowledges our schools commitment creating a culture of digital citizenship.
Generation Global Outstanding Award
The participation of Our Own English Sharjah Boys’ in the Generation Global Video Conferences and Global chats with their global peers on various issues witnessed appreciation for our pupils’ excellent critical thinking, questioning, and reflection skills. A true demonstration of “Global Citizenship’ helped OOB achieve the Generation Global Outstanding Award.
Our Own English High School, Sharjah – Boys’ has now attained the status of a Microsoft School. Almost all our teachers are accredited Microsoft Innovative Educators. We at OOB explore Microsoft solutions, programs to enhance teaching – learning experiences.
Over the years, Our Own English High School, Sharjah, Boys’ has been reckoned within the academic and extra -curricular fields, amassing a plethora of accolades that are etched in the school's illustrious history.
Our Own English High School, Sharjah (Boys’) is the most sought after educational institution in the UAE, that specializes in the Indian Curriculum, supported by its affiliation with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi, India. Affiliation number: 6630063
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is an Indian education board that operates on the national level, providing articulated syllabi and curricula for public and private schools. The board is regulated by the Union Government of India.
The institution adheres to the CBSE curriculum throughout Grades 1 to 12. The National Council of Educational Research and Training, New Delhi (NCERT) is responsible for the conception of the CBSE curriculum. The hallmark of NCERT is its detailed research and development approaches that are constantly transitioning with trends in data. This is reflected in the enhanced and comprehensive curriculum that is administered from Grades 9 to 12. Along with the deep educational value, the curriculum enables the students to perform well for the All India Secondary School Examination AISSE, which takes place at the end of Grade 10 and the All India Senior School Certificate Examination AISSCE, which takes place at the end of Grade 12.
The completion of AISSCE marks the beginning of the next chapter of higher education and placements in reputed universities world -wide. The experience and knowledge obtained thus far, strengthens students to perform exceptionally well in universities and colleges in India and across the globe.