List of School Facilities
The School campus comprises of a spacious ground + 2 building.
All the Class rooms are equipped with overhead projectors and some have Promethean interactive whiteboards or large LCD touch screens. Internet WiFi connection is available in all the class rooms and throughout the school campus. ICT is a key component in lesson delivery.
Multi-purpose Sports Hall
The spacious, air-conditioned, multi-purpose sports hall is a superb indoor facility for students to play numerous indoor games and practice skills. It is full air conditioned.
We have a spacious auditorium where assemblies and various functions are held
In addition to a large multi-purpose sports hall, The School has a small sport field to encourage specialized learning in different outdoor games. It also has a very large shaded quad area
Music and Art & Craft Rooms
The School believes in bringing out the creative best in its pupils. Art & Craft and Music Rooms promote encouragement and support for talented young artists and musicians in every age - group, while encouraging everyone to develop these skills.
GEMs Winchester has well-equipped Science Laboratories to encourage the practical application of the science subjects.
The School has One Computer Laboratory with internet connection and multi-media facilities. Computing is a compulsory component of the curriculum up to Year 9. However in addition to the lab there are many lap tops and ipads that are available for student use.
Student learning lounge
We have a spacious student learning lounge which is designed to offer students opportunities to learn in different ways. The lounge is designed to promote 21st Century learning skills such as collaboration and critical thinking and as such is furnished in a different way to a traditional classroom. It is equipped with a variety of technology including lap tops, ipads and a fully interactive 72 inch LCD screen where students can share and critically discuss their work.
GEMS Winchester has one well-resourced library stocked with books, periodicals and a variety of other resources catering to all age groups. A love of reading is encouraged from a very young age, as an independent way to enjoy learning and to gain knowledge.
Play Area for Foundation Stage
The two outside covered play areas for the Foundation Stage students provide safe and secure environments for physical activity all through the year.
The School has a fleet of air-conditioned buses. This facility is provided to help students reach school in comfort. The bus routes cover inside Abu Dhabi
The school has a well - equipped clinic. All cases of injury or illness receive preliminary medical attention. Our Clinic works in close conjunction with the Government of Abu Dhabi, Department of Health and Medical Services, Primary Health Care Section. The clinic has two full time nurses.
The School Store
Prescribed textbooks, workbooks and stationery are available at the School store.
A School Uniform helps in creating a certain identity with the school. Students wear their uniforms with great pride. The Uniform is smart and distinctive. Please visit the Threads store in Winchester School to purchase any Winchester Uniform.
A clean and well-stocked canteen sells healthy snacks and drinks during break times. Hygiene and strict quality control of food are a priority. Menus are revised frequently