Elementary Education Department in Rehab Zahraa(as) School 1981
The Elementary Department aims to develop the personalities of the target girls on all the physical, emotional, mental, social and religious dimensions through adopting an innovative educational curriculum that is consistent with the Lebanese official curriculum. It also seeks to emphasize the hard social conditions of the girls by helping them to acquire education and social development, in an advanced tolerant Islamic environment that prepares them to fulfill their future roles.
The department includes Cycle One and Cycle Two, from Grade One to Grade Six, integrating the girls of Rehab Zahraa(as) Orphanage and the girls of the surrounding community.
Elementary Education Department is based on the concept of a balanced education that includes academic, social, emotional, religious and physical dimensions, as it offers its students the best educational standards on the levels of curriculum and human staff.
The curriculum is closely connected to the daily life of the students. The adopted educational strategies such as using technology, field trips and student-centered activities develop the cognitive and affective aspects of personality. In addition, teaching and assessing computer, music, art, and physical education according to the highest standards allows the students to express themselves and their attitudes and keeps them up-to-date with the technological development. It also trains them on caring for their aspirations and their bodies as they do for knowledge and education. The activities related to religious and public affairs play an essential role in preparing the students for getting involved in the community and develop their religious, social and cultural values.
The department includes nearly thirty teachers, coordinators and supervisors, holders of bachelor or master’s degrees. They have good experience, and are subject to ongoing training and assessment. The department includes also a health supervisor to monitor the health conditions of the students, and supervises the nutrition and safety measures at school.