Stop­ping school ac­tiv­i­ties in Ra­madan is not right spirit

7 Days in Dubai - - DEAR 7DAYS... -

I would like to start by say­ing I’m a Mus­lim and have been prac­tis­ing Ra­madan as long as I can re­mem­ber. My chil­dren are go­ing to a pri­vate Bri­tish school that has shocked us with their own Ra­madan rules not fol­lowed by most schools. Th­ese in­clude no PE, swim­ming or mu­sic lessons! And I’m talk­ing about pri­mary school not se­nior years where I un­der­stand the lack of time and the need to make up for ex­ams. Do th­ese schools not un­der­stand the spirit of Ra­madan, where chil­dren should ap­pre­ci­ate and un­der­stand the re­li­gion

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from UAE

© PressReader. All rights reserved.