Miss Renai and Miss Tess

Welcome to a new year of school!

Dear Parents ,

I would like to take this opportunity to welcome you back to a new year at EMS and to grade 1.5. My name is Miss Renai I am from Scotland U.K. I have lived in Qatar for nearly 15 years and this is My 4th year teaching at EMS. Myself and my co-teacher Miss Tess look forward to meeting you and getting to know your children.

We hope to have a great year filled with lots of learning and fun!

Please do not hesitate to contact me at anytime renai.paterson@emsdoha.net


  • P.E days are MONDAY and THURSDAY. Please make sure children are wearing full P.E kit.
  • Art days are SUNDAY and WEDNESDAY.
  • Qatar History is on a MONDAY.
  • Islamic Studies TUESDAY and WEDNESDAY.
  • Arabic is everyday.

House Colours

Every Wednesday is House Colours day if your child wears their colour t-shirt he/she will gain points for their house.

Please find your child's house colours here

Please find our unit 2 newsletter here

Please find our unit 3 newsletter here

Copy of Weekly Classroom Newsletter template

Dear Parents Each week I will post the weekly schedule for our class here.


I would like to extend an invitation to any parents who would like to come and read to the class. You can choose your own story or I can provide a book for you.Please let me know via email and we can set up your visit.

sight word list

Free educational websites

Copy of Goldilocks Play

Parent Conferences

Please follow the link and instructions to book an appointment for Parent Conferences on 6th of December. Parents please remember that time is limited to 10 mins per appointment.


Photo Gallery

Independent Learner- Dress up Day . Sept 28th 2017

A few snap shots of our Independent learners!

Year 1.5 Healthy Breakfast.

Thank you for all the lovely healthy foods sent in by parents for our picnic. Please continue to send your children to school with a healthy lunch!

Have a look at our healthy eaters....

Our Healthy Breakfast was a great success the children really enjoyed sharing with their friends.

Here are some Ethical Individuals...

a SILLY one ...

Police Visit-During Safety Week.

The children enjoyed learning about how the police keep us safe.

Effective Communicators 23rd Nov 2017

Field trip photos Al khor Park November 2017