Awards & Success

Celebrating and rewarding success

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Sheikh Hamdan Award for Distinguished Academic Performance (Hamdan Award)

Awarded to students who excel in academia. To be eligible, students must:

  • Obtain at least 90% in the three years prior to award nomination,
  • Be effective members within and outside the school community,
  • Have leadership qualities, and
  • Demonstrate an interest in developing their skills and knowledge by participating in and winning various competitions.

Over the past few years, the following students were awarded the Hamdan Award:

  • Neethu Ramachandran (2010 – 2011)
  • Amal Prashsand (2011- 2012 and 2014 -2015)
  • Achsah Mary James (2012 -2013)
  • Asher James Joseph (2013 -2014)

Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Award for Excellence (Sheikha Fatima Award)

The Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Award for Excellence (Sheikha Fatima Award) is presented annually to exemplary female students across the GEMS Education network of schools in the UAE, Middle East and India.

The following students have won this prestigious award:

  • Anu Chandarakumaran – 2006
  • Heera Zakeer – 2007
  • Merlin Elizabeth Thomas – 2008
  • Angelin Christy – 2009
  • Varshini Shankar – 2010
  • Achsah Mary James – 2011
  • Navya Dennis – 2012
  • Misbah Nafees – 2013
  • Saumya Sharma -2014
  • Karthika Ravindranathan Lal - 2015