First Lady Fazna Ahmed attended the graduation ceremony of Excel International School on Saturday at the Auditorium of the Maldives National University (MNU). She presented certificates and trophies to the graduating students and those who had memorised sections of the Holy Quran.

The First Lady awarded certificates and trophies to 60 students at the ceremony. She also recognised 40 students who had memorised portions of the first four Juz of the Holy Quran. The graduating class of Excel International School this year consisted of 183 students.

Excel International School provides education to students from 18 months to 6 years of age. The school currently has a student population of 964. Excel is the only educational institution in the Maldives that offers a curriculum based on the standards of international preschools in the United States of America.