List of Schools in Dubai
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Parents spend a sizable amount of time, energy and money on researching about schools that they would their kids to attend. It is indeed a daunting task in itself. Below, you will find the list of schools in Dubai which will help you research various schooling options for your kids. Though it may not have complete list of schools, these are some of the major schools in Dubai.
Choosing Schools in Dubai in most cases is filled with anxiety and confusion to the parents. Many a time, parents are confused as to what they need to do inorder to get admission to their kids in Schools in Dubai.
Here is a Comprehensive List of Schools in Dubai which will help you at least shortlist the schools for your kids, friend’s kids etc.
Note that in no way is this a recommendation about schools. You are required to be diligent when researching for schools in Dubai for your kids.
See for affiliations to either O Level, CBSE, IGCSE etc. This selection will have an effect on whether your children will be able to go for higher studies in UK, US or India etc.
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1. Al Khaleej National School, Dubai Tel: 04-282-2707
School managed by GEMS; follows an American educational system; medium of instruction is English, taught alongside the Ministry of Education’s syllabus for Arabic, Islamic Studies and Social Studies
2. American School of Dubai Tel: 04-344-0824
53 B Street, Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE
School located in Jumairah; operates under a charter issued by the ruler of Dubai to Dubai Petroleum Company to sponsor and operate an American-type school
3. Arab Unity School Tel: 04-288-6226
Rashidiya, Dubai, UAE
School in Dubai; follows the British curriculum from kindergarten to Grade 11 eventually preparing the students for the IGCSE and subsequently for the GCE A/AS level Cambridge University Examinations
4. Cambridge International School Tel: 04-282-4646
School in Dubai which follows the National Curriculum for England; approved centre for the University of Cambridge International Examination and Edexcel; part of the Gems Group of Schools
5. Delhi Private School, Dubai Tel: 04-882-1848
The Gardens, Jebel Ali, DubaiI, UAE
School in Dubai approved by the ministry of education, government of UAE; affiliated to CBSE, New Delhi, India; classes from KG-I to IX; situated in The Gardens, Sheikh Zayed Road
6. Dubai American Academy Tel: 04-347-9222
Al Barsha, Dubai, UAE
School in Al Barsha area, Dubai; offers a college preparatory programme in the English language to students from around the world; grades K-12; offers a US and International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum
7. Dubai College Tel: 04-399-9111
School in Dubai satisfying the requirements of the UK National Curriculum; students in Years 10 and 11 are assessed by the General Certificate of Secondary Education ( GCSE )
8. Dubai English Speaking School Tel: 04-337-1457
Primary school in Dubai following the national curriculum for England and Wales
9. Dubai International School Tel: 04-282-3513
School in the Al Garhood area of Dubai; has a branch in Bur Dubai; bilingual school with English the language of instruction in all subjects except those prescribed by the Ministry of Education; classes from kindergarten to Grade 12
10. Dubai Modern High School Tel: 04-347-7770
Day boarding school in Jumeirah affiliated to the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE); conducts two examinations annually — ICSE (Grade 10) and ISC (Grade 12); managed by Gems Education
11. Horizon School Tel: 04-342-2891
School in central Jumeirah, Dubai that follows the national curriculum of England and Wales
12. Jebel Ali Primary School Tel: 04-884-6485
School in Dubai offering a modified version of the National Curriculum for England and Wales
13. Jumeirah College Tel: 04-395-5524
A GEMS-managed school in Dubai for Year 7 to Year 13 students; follows the National Curriculum for England; students are prepared for the Key Stage SATs, GCSE examinations, AS and A2 levels, and ultimately for universities of their choice
14. Latifa School for Girls Tel: 04-336-1065
Day school in Dubai for girls between the ages of 3 and 18; offers a British curriculum leading to GCSE (General Certificate of Education) and A level (Advanced level);
15. Our Own English High School Tel: 04-337-4112
School in Dubai belonging to the Varkey Group; affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi; KG to Grade XII
16. Regent International School Tel: 04-360-8830
Private, independent, co-educational, day school that follows the National Curriculum for England and Wales at the primary and middle school level, and the International Baccalaureate programme at senior school; based in Dubai
17. St Mary’s Catholic High School Tel: 04-337-0252
Oud Metha Road, Dubai, UAE
School in Bur Dubai with more than 2,000 students from over 40 nationalities; follows the British Syllabus, preparing children for the London Board Examinations at GCSE / IGCSE and GCE Level
18. The English College, Dubai Tel: 04-394-3465
British-style school in Dubai; curriculum addresses the spirit of the National Curriculum of England and Wales and is complemented by a wide and varied extracurricular programme
19. The Indian High School, Dubai Tel: 04-337-7475
Oud Metha Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
English medium school permanently affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi; functions at two campuses, Al Gharhoud and Zabeel East
20. The International School of Choueifat, Dubai Tel: 04-399-9444
English medium, co-educational independent day school catering for students from the age of 3 years to 18 plus; part of the Sabis network; site has details of the academic systems and methods used in the school; located 15 km south of city centre
21. The Millennium School, Dubai Tel: 04-298-8567
School run by the Varkey group; choice between Hindi, French and Malayalam as second language; Arabic compulsory; affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi
22. The Westminster School, Dubai Tel: 04-298-8333
Al Ghusais School Zone, Dubai, UAE
School run by the Varkey Group; follows the British National Curriculum and prepares students for the International General Certificate of Secondary Education ( IGCSE ) examinations of the Universities of Cambridge and London
23. Repton School Tel: 04-426-9393
International school in Dubai that offers the very best in British education for children aged between 3 and 18; offers the National Curriculum for England, with over 45 IGCSE subjects; has a boarding facility
24. International School of Arts & Sciences (ISAS) Tel: 04-280-0185
School in Dubai, providing a co-educational, international, English language learning environment for students from KG to 12th grade; also offers college-prep courses; managed by Academia Management Solutions International (AMSI)
25. Global Indian International School (GIIS) Dubai Tel: 04-334-0004
41st Street, Mankhool, Dubai, UAE
Co-ed primary school in Dubai, with classes from KG to grade 6; part of a chain of schools in the US, Singapore, Japan, New Zealand, India etc, catering to the Indian diaspora; founded by Dr. L.M. Singhvi, and managed by Global Indian Foundation
26. Nibras International School (NIS) Tel: 04-885-3330
Private school in Dubai, offering an American curriculum to students in KG through grade twelve, specifically designed by the American University of Beirut (AUB)
27. Al Mawakeb School Tel: 04-285-1415
Al Garhoud, Dubai, UAE
Private international school with campuses at Al Garhoud and Al Barsha in Dubai; after completing 12 years of education students receive a high school diploma certified by the UAE Ministry of Education
28. Al-Mizhar American Academy for Girls Tel: 04-288-7250
School in Mizhar (Dubai) for girls from kindergarten through Grade 12; offers education following the Kent County Collaborative Core Curriculum (USA) which is in alignment with US national standards
29. Catholic Churches and Institutions in the UAE Tel: 02-446-1929
Has contact details of: St Joseph’s Cathedral, Carmelite Sisters (Abu Dhabi), Rosary School and Sisters (Abu Dhabi, Sharjah); Comboni Sisters (Dubai, Fujairah), Chaldean School and Sisters (Dubai, Sharjah);
30. Deira International School Tel: 04-232-5552
School in Dubai Festival City that offers British education sensitive to and consistent with UAE culture; owned by the Al-Futtaim group; curriculum is based on the National Curriculum for England and Wales; awards IGCSE certificates
31. Dubai American Scientific School Tel: 04-339-2444
School in Dubai that follows an American/international curriculum; site has details of the facilities and curriculum
32. Dubai British School Tel: 04-361-9361
Emirates Hills, Dubai, UAE
Coeducational school for three to eighteen year olds located in Emirates Hills; the curriculum is based on the National Curriculum for England
33. Dubai Carmel School (DCS) Tel: 04-267-5424
School in Dubai that offers KG through to O-levels; follows a British Curriculum & is accredited by the University of Cambridge; also delivers the Arabic & Islamic curriculum of the UAE
34. Dubai International Academy (DIA) Tel: 04-368-4111
School in Dubai, catering to students from KG 1 to IB Diploma 2; offers Primary Years Programme (PYP), Middle Years Programme (MYP), and International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (DP); has students of 66 nationalities
35. Dubai Japanese School Tel: 04-344-9119
School located in Al Wasl area, close to Jumeirah Beach; purpose is to offer pupils the same educational curriculum as offered in Japanese public schools; educational curriculum is in line with the guideline laid down by the UAE government
36. Dubai Scholars Private School Tel: 04-298-8892
School in Al Ghusais, Dubai following the British O Level curriculum; is a certified ‘O’ Level testing center for the UAE
First International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme school in Dubai; also offers International Primary Curriculum & Edexcel International/ GCSE programmes; has campuses in Jumeirah/ Umm Sequeim & Meadows, Dubai
38. GEMS Jumeirah Primary School Tel: 04-394-3500
School in Dubai with classes upto Grade 6; follows the British curriculum
39. GEMS Wellington International School Tel: 04-348-4999
International school in Al Sufouh, Dubai, run by GEMS Education promoted by Sunny Varkey; offers National Curriculum of England, and plans to offer International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme in Years 12 and 13 from 2008
40. GEMS Wellington Primary School Tel: 04-343-3266
73 B Street, Dubai, UAE
Primary school that offers the National Curriculum for England from Foundation Stage to Year 6; based in Dubai
41. GEMS World Academy Tel: 04-373-6373
Al Barsha South, Dubai, UAE
International school for world citizens in Dubai; a school where students benefit from an education beyond national curricula; caters to students aged 4 -18; plans to offer the IB curriculum
42. Gulf Indian High School Tel: 04-282-4455
School in the Garhoud area of Dubai; affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), India; for classes 1 to 8 the syllabus is in accordance with the national curriculum framework of the NCERT
43. HH Sheikh Rashid Al-Maktoum Pakistan School Tel: 04-298-8303
Amman Street, Al Qusais, Dubai, UAE
School that caters to the needs of the children of Pakistani expatriates in Dubai; located on the Dubai-Sharjah Road; offers classes from KG to the 12th standard
44. Jumeirah English Speaking School (JESS) Tel: 04-361-9019
School in Dubai that offers a British curriculum; locations include Arabian Ranches & Jumeirah
45. Kindergarten Starters, Dubai Tel: 04-282-4090
School set up by the Varkey Group; located in the Garhoud area; classes from kindergarten to Grade 5
46. Kings’ Dubai Tel: 04-348-3939
School in Dubai, providing British education; follows National Curriculum for England from Foundation to Key Stage 2 (Year 3 – 6); also provides instruction in Arabic, music, ICT, French, & PE
47. Lycee Libanais Francophone Prive Tel: 04-264-0800
French school in Dubai
48. New Indian Model School (NIMS) Dubai Tel: 04-282-4313
School in Dubai, sending the largest number of candidates to SSLC and higher secondary examinations of Kerala state from the Gulf countries; also offers CBSE International curriculum to students; part of NIMS Group of Schools
49. NIMS Group of Schools Tel: 04-282-4250
Schools offering syllabi of the Kerala state board and Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi; N.I. Model Schools at Dubai, Sharjah, Al Ain and Abu Dhabi; and The Central School, Dubai
50. Our Own High School, Al Warqa’a Tel: 04-280-0077
Al Warqa’a, Dubai, UAE
School in Al Warqa’a, Dubai; operates from Kindergarten to Grade 12, & is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi, India; part of the GEMS group
51. Our Own Indian School Tel: 04-339-1188
School in Al Quoz, Dubai managed by GEMS; affiliated to the Central Board for Secondary Education (CBSE), Delhi and the Board of Higher Secondary Education, Trivandrum (government of Kerala)
52. Philadelphia Private School (PPS) Tel: 04-264-6202
Al Qusais, Dubai, UAE
Child & learner-focused school in Dubai, offering American curriculum; has 4 divisions: pre-school (KG 1 & 2), elementary school (grades 1-6), middle school (grades 7-9), & high school (grades 10-12)
53. Pristine Private School Tel: 04-267-4299
Co-educational school following the British curriculum from KG to Year 12 (IGCSE); located in the Al Nahda 2 area of Dubai, easily accessible from Sharjah and the Northern Emirates
54. Raffles International School Tel: 04-427-1200
International school in Dubai, with three expansive campuses in the Umm Suqeim area; managed by Raffles Campus Pte Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Emaar Education LLC; offers IGCSE & Cambridge International A levels
55. Rajagiri International School (RIS) Tel: 04-280-0691
Al Warqaa, Dubai, UAE
Indian school in Al Warqaa, Dubai, started by Rajagiri Province of CMI Congregation & Universal Empire International (UEI), a division of Sudhir Gopi Holdings Inc; has KG 1 & 2, & Grade 1 at present, & follows CBSE curriculum
56. Rashid School for Boys Tel: 04-336-1300
School in Nadd Al Shiba on the edge of Dubai; most lessons are taught in English and the curriculum is developed from the UK National Curriculum; Grades 10 and 11 lead to the United Kingdom General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE);
57. Royal Dubai School Tel: 04-288-6499
11 A Street, Mirdiff, Dubai, UAE
Primary school situated in Mirdiff; follows National Curriculum for England; owned by GEMS, an educational society with schools in Europe, the Middle East, the UK, India, and the USA
58. Saeed Ahmed Lootah Educational Institutions Tel: 04-264-6968
Al Muhaisanah 1, Al Mizhar, Dubai, UAE
Business groups which runs several educational institutions: an Islamic school, a technical institute, Dubai Medical College, Dubai Pharmacy College, Dubai Medical Treatment Centre, Environmental Research Centre etc
59. Safa School Tel: 04-394-7879
School in central Jumeirah, Dubai, following National Curriculum of England and Wales; established in 2004; has over 380 children from pre-school to Year 6; member of British Schools in the Middle East
60. Scholars International Academy Tel: 06-535-5033
Coeducational school in Dubai that offers a British curriculum (Cambridge)
Al-Twar Second, Dubai, UAE
School with classes from KG 1 to grade 9 in Al Twar, Dubai, owned and operated by ETA-STAR Educational Management System; follows the English National Curriculum and International Primary Curriculum; in partnership with Nord Anglia PLC of UK.
62. Star International School, Mirdiff Tel: 04-288-4644
School that offers the National Curriculum of England & Wales; part of Star Education, a subsidiary of ETA Star Ascon
63. Star International Schoold Umm Sheif Tel: 04-348-3314
International school located in Umm Al Sheif in Dubai
64. The Apple International School Tel: 04-263-8989
School in Dubai that offers a British curriculum, from kindergarten to senior school
65. The Central School, Dubai Tel: 04-267-4433
School serving the Indian expatriate community in Dubai; has students in Kindergarten to senior secondary levels; affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE); member of NIMS UAE Group of Institutions
66. The School of Research Science Tel: 04-298-8772
Arabic/ Islamic school that prepares students for British examinations like GCSE, IGCSE, AS & A levels; located in Dubai; has students from kindergarten to Year 13
New school that provides education to students from Kindergarten to Year 9, and will eventually grow to Year 13; teaches the national curriculum for England; located in the al Qusais area of Dubai; run by the GEMS group
68. The Winchester School Tel: 04-882-0444
The Gardens, Jebel Ali, Dubai, UAE
International school in Jebel Ali village teaching the national curriculum for England; currently runs classes in the primary and middle section but intends to grow to Year 13
69. Towhid Iranian Boys’ School Tel: 04-338-9953
Iranian school in Dubai
70. United International Private School Tel: 04-254-3888
Al Qusais, Muhaisnah 4, Dubai, UAE
School for Filipinos in Dubai located in Al Qusais. This School in Dubai that implements the International Baccalaureate Organization’s Middle Years Programme (MYP) and Diploma Programme (DP).
71. Universal American School, Dubai Tel: 04-232-5222
School in Dubai Festival City managed by Educational Services Overseas Limited (ESOL); teaching follows a full K-12 American curriculum, supplemented with classes in Arabic language, leading to the American high school diploma
72. Uptown High School Tel: 04-264-1818
Off Amman Street, Muhaisnah, Dubai, UAE.
UPDATE to the List of Schools in Dubai
I have further updated details on the Schools in Dubai to make it more comprehensive. Please click on the heading of the schools to open their respective website. Some schools do not have website. In such cases, calling them for further details is the best way to reach these schools.
Please find the below list of schools:
Abacus Quest Point UCMAS Tel +971-4-3373875
PO Box 111600 M01 Building Karama
Universal Concept of Mental Arithmetic System is a skill development program that aims at bringing out the best in every child. It helps the children to enhance their creativity, concentration and confidence.
Adab Iranian School Tel +971-4-2633405
School located in Dubai Al Ghusais, behind Al Bustan Centre.
School in Dubai which provides outstanding educational values with modern management system to Iranians abroad boys and girls.
Al Ameen School Tel +971-4-2677100 (http://www.msbdubai.com/alameen/index.asp)
MSB Educational Institute P.O. Box 94550 Dubai UAE
This school follows National Curriculum of England from the foundation stage to 8 and IGCSE from Cambridge University in years 9, 10 and 11.
Al Andalus School Dubai Tel: +971(4)2988666
School in Dubai located in Al Ghusais
Al Anwaar Kindergarten Tel +971-4-3945753
It is a public kindergarten situated in Dubai which follows a UAE curriculum with Arabic as the primary language of study.
Al Anwar Private School Tel +971-4-2739360
Po Box 10558; Dubai
School in Dubai located in Deira. It is a private school follows and Arabic curriculum set by Ministry of Education.
Al Arqam Private School Tel +971-4-3400888
PO Box 25844, dubai
School in Dubai located in Al Barsha . It is a private school Grade K-12; which follows Arabic Curriculum set by Ministry of Education Curriculum.
Al Baraah Kindergarten Tel +971-4-2857231
Al Diyafah High School Tel +971-4-2671115
Located in Al Qusais , Dubai
School in Dubai follows UK’s National Curriculum but modified, with International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) examinations at Grade 10/11 and Advaced/Subsidiary Level examinations at the post -16 Phase.
Al Eman School Dubai Tel+971-4-2858589
Al Farooq Pakistani Islamic School Tel +971-4-2643848
Located in Al Qusais. It is a private K-10 School: follows FBISE curriculum Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education.
Al Furjan School Tel: Tel 971-4-3498806
PO Box 76691 Dubai
School located in Al Furjan Villas Dubai, Grade –K12; Which follows US High School Curriculum.
Al Hesn Private School Dubai Tel +971-4-2648844
Located in Al Quisais Muhaisnah Area Dubai
School level is Elementary and Secondary level. Follows US Curriculum
Al Ittihad Private School Jumeirah Tel +971-4-3945111
P.O. Box 37090, Dubai – U.A.E
School located in Jumeirah starting from Pre-Kg-Grade 12 and follows an American Hight School Diploma Program. school teaches all subjects in English, expect for Arabic language and Islamic Studies which are taught in Arabic which is set by the Ministry of Education .
Al Ittihad School Mamzar Tel: +971-4-2966314
Cairo Road Mamzar Dubai
School in Dubai from Pre Kg to Grade 12 and follows an American Hight School Diploma Program. School teaches all subjects i English, except Islamic Studies, National Education (Grades 7 – 9), and Social Studies (Grades 4-7) are taught in Arabic as well as History and Geography in Grades 8 and 9.
Al Khaleej National School +971-4-2822707
PO Box 26780
Al Khaleej National School is a K-12 private school located in Garhoud which teaches American School Curriculum with regular assessments using American Standardized tests.
Al Khansa School for Girls Tel: +971-4-2664266
Located in Deira Dubai which accepts girls between grades 6 to 9 and offers a UAE Ministry of Education curriculum to students of all backgrounds.
Al Manarah International Boarding School Tel +971-4-2664266
PO Box 231476, Dubai, UAE
Private Secondary school
Al Mawakeb School Tel: +971-4-2851415
POBox 10799, Al Garhoud, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
School in Dubai provides Kindergarten, Elementary, Intermediate and Secondary levels for the prospective student. The school’s unique trilingual program in Arabic, English, and French confirms the school’s educational philosophy
Al Mawakeb School Barsha Tel: +971 4 3478288
POBox 35001, Al Barsha, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
School in Dubai provides Kindergarten, Elementary, Intermediate and Secondary levels for the prospective student. The school’s unique trilingual program in Arabic, English, and French confirms the school’s educational philosophy
Al Noor Centre for Children with Special Needs Tel: +971-4-3404844
P.O.Box No: 8397, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Schools in Dubai provides individual with special needs a professional training and care to realize their potential in the community .
Al Qeyam Model School Tel: +971-4-3409707
Located in Burdubai which follows Arabic Curriculum UAE which is set by Ministry of Education
Al Rashid Al Saleh School Tel: +971-4-3376126
School Located in Out Metha Dubai and is private K-12 School provides Arabic Curriculum set my Ministry of Education
Al Sadiq Islamic English School Tel: +971-4-2634083
P O Box 16196
School in Dubai located in Al Qusias Dubai follows British Curriculum which leads to A / AS level / IGCSE / G.C.E ‘O’ level of University of Cambridge.
Al Salam Private School Tel +971-4-2679594
PO Box 5251
School in Dubai located in Al Nahda 2, Al Ghusais Dubai and follows the Cambridge International Curriculum.
Al Shorouq Private School Tel +971-4-3440765
School in Dubai Located Wasl Road Jumeirah follows UAE Arabic Curriculum level K-12
Al Thuraya School Tel: +971-4-2824964
School in Dubai Located in Garhoud Dubai and follows UAE based Arabic Curriculum level –K-12
Al Wasl School Tel:+971 4 3329237
School in Dubai located in Al Satwa Dubai follows UAE based Arabic Curriculum set by MOE
Al Worood School Dubai Tel +971-4-8859418
School in Dubai located in Dubai Investment Park which follows Arabic and UK Curriculum set by MOE
Al Worrod Academy Private School Tel +971 2 4447655
school follows its own international curriculum as per MOE and the Middle States Association of Colleges and school in USA
Allama Iqbal School TEl +971-4-3384284
PO Box 54186, Dubai, UAE
This is a private school located in Al Quoz follows Pakistani Curruiculum FBISE
American Academy for Girls Dubai Tel: +971-4-2887250
PO Box 78484
School in Dubai located in Mirdif Area, Mizhar 1 follows American US Curriculum up to level 12
American Football Academy Dubai +971-4-3431443
Emarat Atrium Building, Suite No. 231, 2nd Floor, Wing B, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai
School in Dubai offers young athletes the opportunity to learn the game of American Rules Football by fostering yourth and amateur sports competition within the UAE
American International School Dubai +971-4-2988666
School in Dubai located in Al Ghusais which follows US Curriculum K-12-Arabic/US/Canadian
American School of Dubai +971-4-3950005
PO Box 71188
Located in Al Barsha follows the curriculum of US
Apple International School +971-4-2638989
Located in Al Ghusais Which follows National Curriculum for England from Kindergarten to Senior School
Arsenal Soccer School Dubai +971-4-8096679
Badrah School Dubai Waterfront
GEMS Management School located in the waterfront development of Jebel Ali from KG-1 to Grade 13. Curriculum Arabic/English
Barcelona Soccer School Dubai Tel: +971-4-4347404
Located in Media City Building 1, Office 311 P.O Box 502427.
School in Dubai provides professional soccer training to children from 4-6 years old follows Official FC Barcelona Curriculum with FCBarcelona certified coaches.
Beacon Education Tel +971-4-3498806
Bradenton Academy Dubai Tel + 971 4 449-3600
Located in Dubai Sports City, P. O Box 111123 Dubai UAE
School in Dubai offers American Curriculum with an international perspective for students from preschool to grade 12
British Institute for Learning Development Tel +971-4-3945907
19 43 A street Jumeriah 3 Dubai
Buds Public School Tel: +971-4-2888143
Located in Dubai Mujasinah follows CBSC , Indian Curriculum K-12
Street 35A, Mankhool, Dubai United Arab Emirates
Curriculum is the British Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) combined with Howard Gardner’s theory of multiple intelligences. We focus on Observing children – discovering their interests;Assessing their strengths; supporting their understanding; and Planning to enhance their Play and Learning experience.
Central School Dubai Tel: +971-4-2674433
P O Box 90697 Dubai
School in Dubai located in Al Nahda Dubai which follows the Indian based National Council for Education and Research and Training syllabus (NCERT) until Grade 9, and then the Central Board for Secondary Education (CBSE) examination syllabuses until Grade 12.
Child Early Intervention Medical Center Tel +971-4-4233667
Al Razi Building, Block B, Suite 2010 Dubai
School in Dubai located in Health Care City which provide special needs support to families affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder and various other developmental delays all under one roof.
Child Learning and Enrichment Medical Centre Tel: +971-4-3440737
Villa No 10 Street 2-A P O Box 122935 Dubai
School in Dubai offers medical and therapeutic services and special needs
We offer medical and therapeutic services and special needs support as well as a variety of programs for children who require intervention in learning or behavior.
Choueifat Dubai Tel +971-4-3999444
Al Sofouh Rd, Near Dubai College, Dubai
School in Dubai follows SABIS syllabus with UK/US curriculum. It is a global education management organization that is distinguished be 127 + year track record in the operation of Pre-K and K-12 schools.
Located in Green Community, Dubai Investment Park . It is a private K-12 School follows SABIS syllabus with UK/US Curriculum
Collegiate American School Tel: +971-4-4271400
Located in Jumeirah Dubai which follows a standards-based curriculum utilizing US developed Common Core Standards with level primary and Middle School.
Credence High School provides excellence in academic and non-academic activities so as to mould a child into a wholesome personality. Credence High School is situated in Al Qouz, behind Al Khail Mall with a sprawling campus, spacious enough to provide and fulfill all the facilities that every child requires. Credence High School offers CBSE curriculum. Their academic partner is iDiscoveri and the module of teaching is through iDiscoveri’s Xseed K-VII teaching & learning programme.
Crescent School Dubai Tel: +971-4-2988866
Located in Al Ghusais follows CBSC Indian Curriculum from Kg-1 to Grade 12.
Deira Private School +971-4-2641595
Located in Al Twar 3, Deira Dubai , Primary and Middle School , follows British Curriculum
Down Syndrome Dubai 050-8809225,
This is a non-profit support group which help families with children with Down Syndrome, as well as to encourage wider awareness sin the community.
Dubai Arab American School +971-4-2882222
PO Box 232212, Dubai, UAE
School in Dubai located in Al Muhaisna Dubai which follows US/English/Arabic Curriculum
Dubai Autism Center +971-4-3986862
PO Box 103737 Dubai
Dubai Autism Center is a nonprofit organization serving children with Autism Spectrum Disorders
Dubai Center for Special Needs +971-4-3440966
P.O. Box 24921 Dubai,
Dubai Center for Special Needs is a nonprofit charitable organization that depends on caring , generous individuals and companies throughout the community for support of all kinds
Dubai Community Health Center +971-4-3953939
P O Box 73810 Dubai
Dubai Community Health Center provides services in the field of mental health and special needs services to impact the social development of the local and regional societies.
Dubai English Speaking College +971-4-3604866
The school located in Dubai International Academic City Dubai.
The School in Dubai follows the English Curriculum and students complete GCSE and A Level examinations.
Dubai First School +971-4-3380333
PO Box 11882, Dubai, UAE
The school in Dubai located in Al Quoz , K-12 level, follows US/UAE Curriculum.
Dubai Gem School +971-4-3376661
The school in Dubai located in Oud Metha , Dubai follows the British Curriculum leading to IGCSE examinations (in Grade 11), ‘AS’ (in Grade 12), and ‘A’ levels (in Grade 13).
Dubai International School Nad Al Sheba +971-4-3385530
School in Dubai located in Al Quoz K-12 level follows US curriculum is aligned to the Virginia State Standards.
Dubai Modern Education School +971-4-2885115
School in Dubai located in Al Mizhar , Dubai which has two sections: one follows the Ministry of Education curriculum and the other follows a US curriculum.
Dubai National School +971-4-3474555
School in Dubai located in Al Barsha Dubai, follows American, English speaking curriculum and are owned by the Dubai National Group of Schools
Dubai National School Al Twar +971-4-2988555
School in Dubai located in Al Twar, Dubai, follows American, English speaking curriculum and are owned by the Dubai National Group of Schools
Dubai Pearl Private School +971-4-2688387
School in Dubai located in Al Hamriya, Dubai which follows UAE Arabic Curriculum set by Ministry of Education
Dubai Secondary School +971-4-2966602
PO Box 85818, Dubai, UAE
School in Dubai located in Al Mamzar , Dubai follows Arabic Curriculum set by Ministry of Education
DWC High School +971-4-2089700
P.O. Box 16062 – Dubai, UAE.
School in Dubai located in Al Nahda1, Al Qusais offers dual curriculum which allows its students to follow the UAE Ministry of Education Syllabus in parallel with a US Syllabus through a hybrid learning model.
Dyslexia Dubai +971-4-3446657
Education Development Solutions Dubai +971-4-2847011
Educational Development Solutions Dubai is a private special needs centre which aims in to give more benefit to the children with learning disabilities.
Ehsan Iranian Special Needs School +971-4-2988173
P.O.Box: 17; Bur dubai
School in Dubai located in Burdubai Iranian language for special needs
Elite English School +971-4-2688244
PO Box 51212 Near Century Mall, Al Wuheida Road
School in Dubai located in Deira which follows CBSC Indian Curriculum
Emirates English Speaking School +971-4-3947355
PO Box 7575, Dubai, UAE
School in Dubai located in Al Safa Jumeirah, follows CBSC Indian Curriculum
European School of Dubai +971-4-2678726
PO Box 39292, Dubai, UAE
School in Dubai located in Ghusais offers UK syllabus for primary level students
German International School (Schule) Dubai +971-4-3386006
Located in Al Quoz it is private K-12 School follows German Curriculum
Grammar School Dubai +971-4-2824822
School in Dubai located in Garhoud, Dubai , K-12 School, follows mixed Indian and British curriculum with programmes available such as A Level and IGCSE
Greenfield Community School +971-4-8856600
PO Box 282627
School in Dubai located Dubai Investment Park , K-12 School, follows international curriculum with programmes available IB DP, MYP, PYP
Greenwood International School +971-4-2888000
School complex, Deira Near Women Medial College
The school in Dubai located in Muhaisna follows an American curriculum with subjects taught in English.
Gulf Model School +971-4-2544222
The school in Dubai is a private K-12 school located in Al Muhaisnah Dubai follows an Indian Kerala Board and Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) curriculum which subsequently lead to their own individual examinations.
IFA Rugby Academy Dubai +971-4-3371698
PO Box Tecom
School in Dubai located in Al Barsh . IFA Sport is the largest grass roots football business in the UAE
International Horizons College is licensed and accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR). The college is an independent and international undergraduate institution committed to fulfilling high standards of academic excellence and relevancy to the 21st century. IHC offers a Progressive American Curriculum College Education.
Institute of Applied Technology Dubai +971-4-2122888
School in Dubai located in Al Ghusais and only for GCC and UAE nationals, follows US/UAE curriculum set by MOE
International Academic School Dubai +971-4-2800993
School in Dubai located in Al Warqa K-12 School follows US/UAE curriculum
International Football Academy Dubai +971-4-3371698
Located in Dubai Silicon Oasis. IFA Sport claims to be the largest grass roots football business in the UAE and to coach more children in more places than any other football academy in the region
Indian International School: 04 – 3423909
International Indian High School Dubai is a private K-12 school located in Dubai Silicon Oasis, Dubai follows.
International Talent Academy Dubai Tel: + 971 55 5332958
School in Dubai is a private K-12 School follows international curriculum providing IB DP, MYP, PYP qualification courses.
International Wing Chun Organization School Dubai Tel:+971 55 352 3556
School in Dubai located in Al Quoz , near Bowling Centre, Private school provides Wing Chun Kung Fu curriculum.
Iranian Boys School Dubai Tel +971-4-3389953
School in Dubai located in Al Quoz, Private K-12 school for boys, follows Iranian Curriculum
Iranian Girls School Dubai Tel +971-4-3961234
School in Dubai located in Al Karama, Private K-12 schools for girls, follows Iranian Curriculum
Islamic Studies and Holy Quran School +971-4-2228667
PO Box 13748, Dubai, UAE
Japanese School Dubai Tel +971-4-3449119
School in Dubai located in Al Wasl Dubai provides education from primary to Junior High School follows Japanese Curriculum.
JESS Arabian Ranches Tel: +971-4-3619019
PO Box 24942
Located in Arabian Ranches follows National Curriculum of England, delivered in English and adapted to take into account our international context and local circumstances directed by Ministry of Education.
JSS International School Tel +971.4.3256886
PO Box 37232
School in Dubai located in Al Barsha South. The JSS International School follows the curriculum laid down by Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE).
Jumeirah Baccalaureate School Tel +971-4-3446931
Jumeirah Baccalaureate School is a private K-12 international school located in Jumeirah. The school follows a varied curriculum i.e Pre Kg and KG 1 students follow the UK’s Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) framework and the British National Literacy Strategy. From KG2 follows the International Primary Curriculum (IPC). High school students up to grade 10 follow an International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) which prepares them for the International Baccalaureate Diploma (IBDP) programme,
Jumeirah English Speaking School Tel +971-4-3945515
School in Dubai located in Al Safa Dubai . It is a non-profit co-educational primary school and follows National Curriculum of England.
K12 International Academy Tel +971 4 440 1212
PO Box 502981
School in Dubai located in Knowledge village .The K¹² curriculum team designs and develops each course for online delivery from the outset, thoroughly scoping out the learning objectives for each course and mapping out a strategy for how best to accomplish them.
Khadija Iranian School Dubai Tel +971-4-3961072
PO Box 17, Dubai, UAE
School in Dubai located in Al Karama , Embassy K-12 School ,which follows Iranian Curriculum
Kids First Medical Center +971-4-3485437
P.O. Box 450233
School in Dubai located in Villa #1171A, Al Wasl Road, Dubai which is a support services and provides children world class services in collaboration with parents and educators.
Little Flower English School Dubai +971-4-2667620
PO Box 19771, Dubai, UAE
School in Dubai located in Abu Hail Road, Hor Al Anz , primary school follows Indian CBSC Curriculum
Lycee Francais International Dubai Tel +971-4-3368552
PO Box 22626, Dubai, UAE
School in Dubai located in Oud Metha Near Americal Hospital , Private Primary School , follows French Curriculum
PO Box 27425, Dubai, UAE Tel +971-4-3260026
School in Dubai located in Dubai Academic City, Private Secondary School , follows French Curriculum.
Lycee Georges Pompidou Ecole primaire Dubai tel +971-4-3374161
PO Box 27425, Dubai, UAE
School in Dubai located in Oud Metha , Private Primary School follows French Curriculum
Mirdiff Private School Tel: +971-4-2883303
P.O. Box : 79195
Located in Algeria Street -11A– Mizhar 1, Dubai , K-10 School follows Arabic/US curriculum
Modern High School Dubai Tel +971-4-3263339
PO Box 53663, Dubai, UAE
School in Dubai located in Nadd Al Sheba K-12 School follows Indian ICSE curriculum,
Modern School and Nursery Tel +971-4-2613069
PO Box 55036, Dubai, UAE
School in Dubai located in Al Twar Dubai, Private Primary School follows Indian/UK Curriculum
Mothers of Children with Special Needs Dubai
Mother of Children with special needs is a private support group.
National Charity School Dubai Tel +971-4-2824499
School in Dubai located in Al Garhoud, Private K-12 School, follows Arabic Curriculum set by Ministry of Education.
New Arab Unity School +971-4-2884844
PO Box 20315, Dubai, UAE
School in Dubai located in Rashidiya, Private K-12 School , Cambridge Primary from Grade 1 to Grade 6, Cambridge Lower Secondary Programme from Grade 7 to Grade 9, eventually preparing the students for the IGCSE in Grade 10 and 11 and subsequently, for the GCE AS, A2 and A Level examinations from the University of Cambridge/Edexcel examination.
New World Private School +971-4-2610033
PO Box 56988,
School in Dubai located in Al Twar, Dubai , Private K-12 School, follows UAE Curriculum
Nord Anglia International School is located in Al Barsha 5 minutes from Sheikh Zayed road and directly off Hessa Street.
North American International School Dubai +971-4-2884844
PO Box 20315
School in Dubai located in Al Mizhar1, Mirdiff , Private-K-12 School , follows Arabic/US Curriculum
Our Own English High School Dubai +971-4-2361335
PO Box 3004
School in Dubai located in Al Warqa’a 3. K-12 Indian School, Follows CBSC Indian Curriculum
Our Own High School +971-4-280007
PO Box 35519
School in Dubai located in Al Warqaa, K-12 Indian School follows CBSE Indian Curriculum
Oxford School Dubai +971-4-2543666
School in Dubai located in Al Ghusais , Private K-12 School, follows National Curriculum of England and Arabic.
Pakistan Education Academy +971-4-3370126
PO Box 621, Dubai, UAE
School in Dubai located in Oud Metha , Private K-12 School, follows Pakistani Curriculum, provides qualification courses FBISE SSC, HSSC
Pakistan English School +971-4-3930898
PO Box 1454,
School in Dubai follows Pakistani Curriculum
School in Dubai located in Al Ghusais is private K-12 School , Planned, follows Canadian Curriculum
Private Religious Institute Tel+971-4-3495095
School in Dubai is a private religious institure , located in Al Wasl Road , Satwa.
Queen International School Tel +971-4-2652600
School in Dubai located in Deira, Near Deira Post office ,K-12 Private School, follows National Curriculum of England ,provides courses AS-level, IGCSE
Raffles International School South Campus Tel+971-4-4271200
P O Box 122900,
School in Dubai located in Jumeirah follows Montessory curriculum for at KG1, Integrated Cambridge Primary with Montessori curriculum for at KG2. From Grade 1 to Grade 5, The CP emphasizes continuity and progression Cambridge Secondary and then into IGCSE courses. The framework for the Grade 6 programme is the Cambridge Secondary 1 (CS1).
Raffles World Academy Tel +971-4-4271300
Raffles World Academy is located in Umm Suqeim, Dubai From Kindergarten to Grade 5, pupils at Raffles World Academy follow the International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum following the Primary Years Programme (PYP). In the secondary phase, from Grades 6 to 10, students follow the UK based IGCSE curriculum. Students follow the Diploma Programme (DP) of the IB curriculum in Grades 11 and 12.
Rashid Paediatric Therapy Centre Tel +971-4-3400005
Rashid Pediatric Therapy Center is a special support service center aims to provide high quality, integrated education services and therapies for children with special needs
Reach Out Dubai Tel+971-4-4489173
Reach Out provides services to children with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorders) and developmental delay.
Russian School Dubai Tel +971-4-2641515
School in Dubai located in Al Muhaisnah, Private K-12 School, follows Russian Curriculum
Safa Community School , Tel: 04 388 4300
Salman Farsi School Tel +971-4-2988121
School in Dubai located in Al Ghusais, Embassy K-12 School follows Iranian Curriculum
School of Modern Skills Tel+971-4-2887765
PO Box 57475
School in Dubai located in Al Muhaisna, Private K-10 School, follows Arabic/US Curriculum
Senses Center Dubai Tel+971 44572675
Umm Suqeim 3, Street 21, Dubai.
At Senses they take children and young adults with severe physical and learning difficulties and they care for children from the age of 2 to 20 years.
Sharjah American School Dubai Tel+971-4-2801111
PO Box 74455
Located in Al Aweer Road, Al Warqaa, Private K-12 School, follows Arabic/US Curriculum
Sheikh Rashid Pakistan School Tel +971-4-2988303
PO Box 26371,
School in Dubai located in Al Ghusais , Embassy K-12 School, follows FBISE curriculum Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education.
Silvery Indian School Tel +971-4-2665448
PO Box 55036
School in Dubai Private primary school ,follows Indian Curriculum
SNF Children Development Center Tel +971-4-3349818
School in Dubai is private K-12 school located in Karama for children with special needs
St Andrews School Dubai Tel+971-4-3945907
Located in Dubai , private school for children with special needs
Stepping Stones Center Dubai Tel+971-4-3635433
Located in Dubai Healthcare City, Private school support services, The center is an internationally recognized organization that treats and educates individuals with Autism and related disorders
Sultan Al Owais Public School Tel +971-4-2966068
School in Dubai located in Deira , Government School follows UAE Curriculum
School in Dubai located in Emirates Hills, Private K-12 School follows Sweden Curriculum
Teens 4 Positive Action
PO Box 75604,
Teens 4 Positive Action is private school support group
The City International School Tel +971-4-2899722
School in Dubai located in Plot # 416-1297, Nadd-Al-Hamar,follows the National Curriculum of England provides courses A-level, IGCSE, O-level
The Indian Academy Dubai Tel +971-4-2646746
School in Dubai located in Al Ghusais, Private K-12 School, follows ICSE Indian Curriculum
The Philippine School Dubai Tel +971-4-2844465
PO Box 126621
School in Dubai located inRashidiya, Private K-10 school, follows Philippines Curriculum
UAE Down Syndrome Association Tel+971-4-3671949
PO Box 502216
Special support service helps the people with down syndrome
Uptown School Tel +971-4-2515001
School in Dubai located in Mirdiff, Private Primary School follows International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum
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