The Board of Governors of Al Shohub Private School is composed of:

  • Owning family
  •  Stakeholder affairs representative
  •  Senior Abu Dhabi Educationalists
  •  Education/Business Advisor
  •  Parental Voice
  •  Principal

The responsibilities of the Board of Governors include, but are not limited to:

  •  Ensuring effectiveness and efficiency in the conduct and operation of the School according to
    the Council’s regulations, policies and requirements.
  • Having full knowledge of all applicable federal and local rules and regulations relating to Private
    Schools, and doing what is necessary to ensure School’s compliance and adherence to their
  • Responding to the Council’s directives and requirements, for example in relation to inspection
    outcomes and compliance issues.
  • Holding the Principal accountable for her implementation of the Board of Governors approved
    policies and plans.
  • Approving School policies and development plans, and ensuring that the Principal’s
    development policies and plans support achieving the School’s mission and values.
  • Setting out the School’s financial needs and operating budget, supervising the preparation of
    the School budget and approving it.
  • Promoting ethical values, taking into consideration adherence to the values, morals, norms and
    traditions of UAE society, and compliance with policies through appropriate and effective
  • Measuring the School’s success in implementing its mission and aims and ensuring corrective
    actions are taken if results show there is a need.
  • Investigating formal complaints against the School and taking appropriate actions in accordance
    with the School’s complaints policy.
    (In accordance with Policy 18 of the Private Schools Policy and Guidance Manual)