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Back to school 2023:

Thursday, August 31st

New families welcome:

Starting at 9:00 AM at Deir Ghbar a warm welcome for all the new families of students ranging from kindergarten to senior year. This will be followed by a tour of the elementary school grounds.
At 12:00 PM, there will be a visit to Yadoodeh: this visit is intended for students in CM, middle school, and high school.

Monday, September 4th

Students’ Pre-start :

Note: There will be no school transportation or cafeteria services on September 4th.

Deir Ghbar:
– 08:30 AM – 10:30 AM : 3rd Grade Classes
– 09:00 AM – 11 AM : 2nd Grade Classes
– 09:30 AM – 11:30 AM : Kindergarten classes (TPS/PS/MS/GS)
– 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM : 1st Grade Class
– 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM : 4th and 5th Grade Class 

– 08:30 AM – 10:30 AM: 6TH and 7th Grade Classes
– 09:30 AM – 11:30 AM: 8th and 9th Grade Classes
– 10:30 AM – 12:30 AM: 10th, 11th and 12th Grade Classes 

One parent per kindergarten and CP child will be allowed to accompany the student to class for 30 minutes.

Tuesday, September 5th

Regular class resumption : 

With school transportation and cafeteria services

– Students’ welcome at Deir Ghbar starting from 07:40 AM
– Deir Ghbar schedule: 08:00 AM – 01:12 PM
– Yadoodeh CM schedule: 08:30 AM – 02:02 PM
– Students will enter to school on their own.

– Middle school schedule: 08:30 AM – 03:20 PM
– High school schedule: 08:30 PM – 03:20 PM or 04:20 PM or 05:20 PM

School Transportation

– School transportation (door-to-door bus and shuttle) starts on Tuesday morning.
– Secondary students registered for the shuttle must arrive at Deir Ghbar between 07:30 and 07:45 AM.
– CM students registered for the shuttle must arrive at Deir Ghbar before 07:50 AM (Usual Entrance Gate SAS A)
– For elementary students, all door-to-door busses will depart after classes at 01:20 PM from Deir Ghbar and at 02:10 PM from Yadoodeh (CM).

These schedules must adhere to. Any student arriving after 07:45 AM (Secondary) or after 08:00 AM (CM) will be considered late and will need to make their own way to school.


– The cafeteria will be open at Yadoodeh starting from Tuesday, September 5th.
– There will be no full menus served at Deir Ghbar until Sunday, September 17th; only snacks will be available during breaks.
– Ticket purchases are made at Deir Ghbar on the sidewalk in front of SAS A between 07:50 AM and 08:10 AM.
– Purchasing and recharging of the magnetic card is done at Yadoodeh’s cafeteria between 08:00 AM and 08:30 AM.

Extracurricular Activities (AES)

– Extracurricular activities will begin on Sunday, September 17th, 2023.