KARTAL HACI HATICE BAYRAKTAR ANATOLIAN HIGH SCHOOL Our school is located in the Ugur Mumcu Mah. at Kartal. The campus is approximately 10,600 square meters; 4000 sq. m. consisting of the school itself and a 6,600 sq. m. of land. Construction of the school started in 1992 and completed in 1998. Being a mega project, it contains 72 classrooms, 10 administrative rooms, 5 labs, 1 cafe, 1 boiler room and 6 rooms of various sizes. Since one of the owners of Bayraktar Holding, Hüseyin Bayraktar, who is also a philantropist has contributed tremendously in this project the school has been named after his mother, Hacı Hatice Bayraktar. Following the inauguration by our then President, Suleyman Demirel, on June 27, 1998, our school commenced its 1998 - 1999 acedemic year. The first academic year began with 250 students, 1 principal, 2 assistant principals, and (a staff of) 22 teachers. Our school´s first principal who was appointed along with the opening was Salih Coban. After his retirment in July 17, 2006, assistant principal, Turan Karakurt replaced him until February 08, 2010. Hakan Aytekin has been appointed as our current principal on February 08, 2010. The foundation of the school building was reinforced for earthquake threats during the first half of the 2007 - 2008 academic year. During the summer of 2011, our school has been renovated in detail by the result of a bid by the "Istanbul Il Ozel Idaresi". Among the renovation jobs are jacketing of the building, a new roof, new windows and interior doors and improvement of the current washrooms. Within the scope of circular issued by Ministry of National Education, our school has changed its status to Anatolian High School since 2013 – 2014 Academic Year . Taking the name Hacı Hatice Bayraktar Anatolian High School , our school has been registering the students according to their success rate after the entrance exam to High Schools. There is one head principal "Ahmet ZEHIRAVCI" and four principal assistants in our school with 63 classrooms,89 teachers, 6 workers and 1587 students. That ,the academic success which is the initial target for high schools, has been achieved for years, made our school favourite in years.Today hundreds of grad students are studying at universities or have got a start in business. Our school has also made a name for social and cultural activites. We are all proud of our success in athletics, football, basketball,voleyball and futsal. Last year our school received awards in all branches of sport in İstanbul. In 2006, a gym was built by Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality in our school garden. Both local people and our students benefit from the gym and the fitness device in it.
OUR VISION Our vision is to become the leadingeducation institution ;joining the forces of our administrators and academic staff ready to do their mission,our students with the consciousness to serve their country and our graduates and parents ; which raises senisitive ,participant individuals who are able to take initiative ; well-known with its social and cultural activities ; by giving the best education according to the standards of European Union that results in gradual increase in university attendance in our country and in the world.
OUR MISSON We are here as Hacı Hatice Bayraktar Anatolian High School to educate our students in the light of Atatürk’s Principles,in the direction of our basic purposes of National Education so that they will be dedicated citizens to national and moral values with modern ideas ,the sense of responsibility and self - confidence, and to make them attend university due to the increasing needs of our country and the 21st century.