COBIS Student Recegnition for Significant Contributions 2024

05 May 2024

Congratulations to KNES students, Hassan Al Essa (Year 11) and Fasal Al Mesbah (Year 10) for significant contributions to the school or wider communicty life and will receive a Student Achievement Award this year. This is a prestigious recognition by COBIS (Council of British International Schools) for achievements of individual students worldwide.


The Student Achievement Award was open to all COBIS schools worldwide, including Applicant schools (approximatley 390 schools). Students in Key Stages 2, 3, 4 or 5 were eligible for nomination.

The award recognises outstanding individual achievements or contributions to an aspect of school or community life. Students could be nominated for the award for a number of reasons, including:

Exceptional academic achievement

Outstanding effort

Commitment to a charitable cause

Commitment to environmental sustainability

Significant contribution to the wider life of the school

Significant contribution to the wider community

A remarkable demonstration of compassion or kindness

Resilience in the face of adversity

COBIS has provided a significant donation on behalf of the students to "Cool Earth" ( A non-profit dedicated to sustain the rainforest.