Beacon Private School

Learning Extra Curricular Activities

Our extracurricular activities (Exlorite!)

are intended to enhance educational opportunities for our learners and promote personal development. Our school provides a range of chances for learners to explore their hobbies, develop leadership skills, and build lifelong connections in addition to their academic journey. These options range from sports teams to clubs, cultural events, and community service efforts.


KG2 – Grade 2

  • Drama

Drama, as an extracurricular activity, is a creative outlet that allows students to explore their emotions and express themselves through performance. It fosters teamwork, confidence, and public speaking skills. By immersing themselves in different characters and stories, students develop empathy, critical thinking, and the ability to communicate effectively.

  • Handcrafts

Handcrafts, as an extracurricular activity, involve creating art or functional objects with one's hands. Engaging in handcrafts promotes creativity, patience, and problem-solving skills. It provides a therapeutic escape from daily stress, encourages self-expression, and fosters a sense of accomplishment and pride in creating something tangible.

  • Gardening

Gardening, as an extracurricular activity, involves cultivating and nurturing plants in different spaces. It provides an opportunity to connect with nature, learn about plant life cycles, and develop responsibility and patience. Gardening also promotes physical activity, environmental awareness, and the satisfaction of seeing the fruits of one's labor flourish.

  • Heatless Kitchen

Heatless cooking, as an extracurricular activity, involves preparing meals or snacks without the use of traditional cooking methods like stovetops or ovens. It encourages creativity in recipe creation, teaches essential kitchen skills, and promotes healthy eating habits. Heatless cooking also enhances food safety knowledge and allows for exploration of diverse culinary traditions.


Grades 3-5

  • Arabic Drama

Arabic studies, as an extracurricular activity, involves the study of the Arabic language, culture, and literature. It provides a valuable opportunity to develop linguistic proficiency, cultural awareness, and cross-cultural communication skills.

  • Board Games

Board games, as an extracurricular activity, involve playing strategic games on a board with others. They encourage critical thinking, problem-solving, and decision-making skills. Board games also promote social interaction, teamwork, and communication. They provide a break from screens, foster creativity, and create a fun and engaging environment for learning and friendly competition.

  • Etiquette club

Etiquette club, as an extracurricular activity, focuses on teaching social graces, manners, and proper behavior. It provides a platform to learn about etiquette in various settings, such as dining, social events, and professional environments. Joining the club enhances interpersonal skills, boosts self-confidence, and prepares individuals for success in social and professional interactions.

  • Knitting

Knitting, as an extracurricular activity, involves creating fabric by interlocking loops of yarn with knitting needles. It promotes relaxation, mindfulness, and stress reduction. Knitting also develops fine motor skills, enhances creativity, and fosters patience and perseverance. Additionally, it offers a sense of accomplishment and the opportunity to create unique handmade items.

  • Minecraft Club

Minecraft, as an extracurricular activity, involves playing a virtual sandbox game where players can build, explore, and interact in a block-based world. It encourages creativity, problem-solving, and collaboration. Minecraft also fosters digital literacy, spatial awareness, and critical thinking skills. It offers a platform for self-expression, imagination, and can be used for educational purposes.

  • Quran studies

Studying the Quran as an extracurricular activity involves exploring the teachings of the Islamic holy book. It offers spiritual growth, deepens understanding of Islamic principles, and strengthens faith. Quran studies promote moral values, ethical behavior, and a sense of community. They also enhance Arabic language skills and provide a source of guidance and inspiration for individuals.


Grades 6-10

  • History Club

A history club, as an extracurricular activity, immerses students in the study of past events, cultures, and civilizations. It encourages critical thinking, research skills, and a deeper understanding of the world. History club members develop a sense of cultural appreciation, empathy, and a broader perspective on current affairs. It also fosters a passion for lifelong learning and encourages active citizenship.

  • Movie Appreciation Club

A movie appreciation club, as an extracurricular activity, provides a platform for students to explore and discuss films from various genres, eras, and cultures. It enhances critical thinking, analytical skills, and visual literacy. The club fosters a deeper understanding of storytelling, cinematography, and the power of film as a medium of artistic expression. Additionally, it promotes cultural awareness, empathy, and an appreciation for diverse perspectives.

  • Design and Fashion Show

A design and fashion show, as an extracurricular activity, involves the creation and presentation of original clothing designs. It nurtures creativity, problem-solving, and attention to detail. Participants learn about fashion trends, garment construction, and styling. The activity promotes self-expression, confidence, and teamwork. It also offers opportunities for networking, industry exposure, and potential career pathways in the fashion and design fields.

  • Arabic Movie Making

Arabic movie making, as an extracurricular activity, involves the creation and production of films in the Arabic language. It encourages linguistic proficiency, cultural appreciation, and storytelling skills. Participants learn about scriptwriting, cinematography, and editing techniques. Arabic movie making fosters creativity, collaboration, and a deeper understanding of Arab culture. It also provides a platform for self-expression and can inspire aspiring filmmakers to pursue careers in the film industry.

  • Music Club

A music club, as an extracurricular activity, brings together students with a passion for music to explore various genres, instruments, and musical techniques. It fosters creativity, teamwork, and discipline. Music club members develop musical skills, enhance their auditory perception, and build confidence through performances. It also provides a platform for self-expression, emotional release, and can cultivate a lifelong appreciation for music.

  • Dabkeh Dancing

Dabkeh dancing, as an extracurricular activity, immerses students in the vibrant traditional dance style of the Middle East. It promotes cultural appreciation, physical fitness, and coordination. Dabkeh dancers learn rhythmic footwork, synchronized movements, and cultural storytelling through dance. The activity fosters teamwork, self-expression, and a sense of pride in preserving and sharing cultural heritage.

  • Latin and Spanish Carnival

Latin and Spanish Carnival, as an extracurricular activity, celebrates the colorful and energetic traditions of Latin American and Spanish cultures and promotes the speaking of Spanish in multiple new settings.       It involves learning and performing traditional dances, music, and costumes associated with carnivals. Participants gain cultural awareness, teamwork, and confidence while fostering a sense of community and preserving cultural heritage.

  • Yearbook Design

Yearbook design, as an extracurricular activity, involves creating and designing a school yearbook that captures memories and showcases the school community. Participants learn graphic design skills, layout techniques, and storytelling through visuals. It fosters creativity, teamwork, and attention to detail. Yearbook design also instills a sense of pride and preserves cherished memories for students and staff alike.