RAS is piloting in adopting digital content and curriculum. Technology offers students the opportunity to take ownership of their learning, and enables teachers to accommodate a more student-centric learning environment. We encourage students to collaborate, work at their own pace, access various resources, and extend their learning beyond the four walls of the classroom.
Welcome to the future of education. As a Cognia (formerly AdvancEd) accredited school, the mission of Riada American School is to help develop the next generation of innovators. We prepare our students to meet or exceed the highest academic standards while cultivating the strength of character necessary to both graduate from colleges and thrive in 21st-century careers.
Nurturing students with good grades is not enough for helping them lead a fruitful life. RAS promotes character building based on six pillars -- trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring and citizenship and all of these can be filled in a child only through adequate education.
Model United Nations is an academic simulation of the United Nations where students play the role of delegates from different countries and attempt to solve real world issues with the policies and perspectives of their assigned country.
RAS is actively responding to the developing COVID-19 situation and putting in place a range of changes to support social distancing and remote learning. The safety and well-being of our students is our top priority.
Parents are vital partners in education. They influence their children’s attitudes about learning, and support learning at home. They are a vital link between home and school. RAS strongly encourages their involvement in the life of the school, to make our school a better place to learn and grow.
In order to cope with the rapidity with which knowledge itself changes, today’s student must seek to achieve academic excellence. For RAS, academic excellence is more than just making good grades. It is the maximum development of your intellectual capacities and skills in service to humanity.
RAS fully embraces the concept of project-based learning, which is a dynamic classroom approach in which students actively explore real-world problems and challenges and acquire a deeper knowledge.
RAS implements STEM learning based on the idea of educating students in four specific disciplines — science, technology, engineering and mathematics — in an interdisciplinary and applied approach. STEM integrates these four disciplines into a single learning paradigm based on real-world applications.
Sport plays a bonding role and helps students learn important skills to function socially; it has both physical and psychological benefits to learners. Those who participate in sports have generally higher school grades and record better school attendance.