Special subjects such as Art, ICT and PE are based on the British National Curriculum. A reading programme has been implemented in grades 2‐8 based on reading levels. The school has a very active Counseling programme for grades 9 to 12. Additionally, a life Skills course is offered in grades 1‐8 which uses a programme developed by a Bahraini educator and author. The course provides students with emotional intelligence among other important skills.