Our Own English High School , Sharjah – Boys’ is the proud recipient of the Sharjah Award for Educational Excellence – Distinguished School. Adding another feather to our cap, we won the second position at the 26th session of this prestigious award in the distinguished school category. In addition, Gaurav Jayaprakash of grade 5 won the Sharjah Award for Educational Excellence in the distinguished student category. He is one among the five winners, from the hundreds of other contestants. The prestigious award was established in 1995 by His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammad Al-Qassimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah and is granted to students and institutions who achieve the standards of excellence in the United Arab Emirates. We are humbled by this recognition and indeed very grateful to students, parents, staff of OOB, the GEMS Management and the Sharjah Private Education Authority for their unstinted support.