Northview International School will provide high-quality American education at a mid-fee,
with its mission to empower and support students and help them achieve their full potential.

Northview International, the new boutique American curriculum school by Artemis Education, is coming to Qatar, opening in September 2021 for Pre-KG (3 years old) to Grade 2 (7 years old) classes. Future classes will be up to Grade 5 (Elementary School), Grades 6 – 8 (Middle School) and Grades 9 – 12 (High School).

Delivering an outstanding family-focused educational experience to children three to 18 years old, Northview International will operate from its brand new, tech-centric, state-of-the-art, future-proof facility. Embracing best learning concepts and supported by incredible edu-technology, Northview will set new standards for education in Qatar.

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Situated in Umm Qarn in North Doha, just off the Al Shamal highway and only 15 minutes from Lusail City, Northview’s modern site will deliver a community-driven school with small classes and incredible facilities, including state-of-the-art zones for science, tech and performing arts, specially designed learning spaces, an indoor swimming pool and a double indoor sports hall for multi-sports.

Northview International will set new standards for technology in schools in Qatar with a specifically designed American curriculum supported by the latest educational technologies delivering a fully blended provision that is set to make it cutting-edge.

Artemis Education and Al Alfia for Education

Artemis Education is the new education vehicle led by the Brennan Family, the family behind Park House English School, who have operated at the forefront of international education in Qatar for over thirty years.

Niall Brennan, CEO and son of Heather Brennan, said he is delighted to be continuing his family’s work in Qatar with this fantastic new school. Not only will the educational experience be incredible, but he said they will be delivering it at a price that is accessible to more families.

Al Alfia for Education, a wholly owned subsidiary of Al Alfia Holding is the partner in this school project. Group COO Johnny de Gouveia said that they are investing in the future of Qatar, a country considered home by so many people.

We are delighted to be partnering with Artemis Education and continuing the long legacy of incredible education in Qatar.

According to Chief Education Officer Dougie Smith, the partnership between Artemis Education and Al Alfia will create a powerhouse in the sector, allowing them to deliver incredible education at an accessible price, in a beautiful boutique school.

Northview International Principal Sheldon Smith said he is delighted to be the Founding Principal of this new and exciting school, and looking forward to meeting parents, as well as their first pupils, who will help shape Northview to be the first choice for families in Qatar.

Happy and Inclusive Eco System

At Northview International, pupils, parents and staff will thrive in a happy, supportive and inclusive eco system where the school is not only a community within itself but a hub reaching out and investing in the local area.

Staffed by fully-qualified native-speaking, educational professionals drawn from across the globe and guided by the overarching tenet of all Artemis schools – kindness – Northview International will not only develop the academic potential of each pupil but will also support their social, emotional and physical well-being.

The school will seamlessly integrate ‘The Three Subjects’ of Arabic language, Qatar History and Islamic Studies (for Muslims) as directed by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education.

Carbon Neutral Building

Set to deliver a carbon neutral building by 2030, Northview International is also taking responsibility towards sustainability, evident in the construction of the school that eliminates environmental impact where possible. School operations also aim to achieve a carbon-zero rating in the future.

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