Grade 5 Graduation Ceremony
King Abdulaziz, King Faisal, Saud Al-Faisal, Mohammed Ali Clay, Steve Jobs and other legends were all over the place at the PYP Grade 5 graduation.
The audience was captivated each time the curtain opened and the students took charge. PYP students were a manifestation of the learner profile attributes each time they gave a speech, played a sketch, did a back layout or sang a song.
In his speech, Prince Mansour Al Saud, Chairman of KFS Audit and Steering Committees, reminded students that faith, knowledge and action are essential elements to be a legend, in addition to perseverance and courage. Mr. Martin McElhone, acting DG, spoke to parents about the importance of paying attention to who their kids consider role models. Ms. Iman Mashaal, The Principal, dedicated a fine piece of poetry to the young graduates. Here is one stanza of her poem:
On this special night,
Praying your futures,
Are just as bright