New Schools in Dubai: Non-British Curriculum Schools

Following on from our recent popular blog on New Schools in Dubai: UK Curriculum schools, we now turn our attention to look at the new schools opening this year that follow the American, Indian or IB curriculum.

New schools in Dubai: Part 2

Dunecrest American School

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Location: Al Barari
Curriculum: US/IB
Age: Initially Pre-KG to Grade 10, then all through
Fees: AED 46,000 – 89,000
Discount 2018/19:  Between 9% and 20% for the first three years

What makes the school special?

  • Part of the ESOL family so a rich heritage of educational excellence, they already have 10 schools across the world with 3 in the UAE
  • Follows the AERO Plus project so strong consistency with standards back at home
  • Choice of curriculums at sixth form, students can choose to follow the American High School Diploma or IB DP
  • Their ethos is to develop academically curious young people to belong to a kind, creative, diverse, and joyful community.

For more information, visit the school website.

Looking to enroll your child is a new school this September? Get in touch to see how we can help!

Dwight School

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Location: Al Barsha South
Curriculum: IB
Age: Initially KG to Grade 9, but will grow organically to be all the way through
Fees: AED 85,000 to 130,000
Discount 2018/19: Up to AED 48,000 depending on grade

What makes the school special?

  • Building on the rich heritage of the well known and prestigious Dwight School in the USA.
  • A truly global campus linking with other Dwight schools in London, Seoul, Shanghai and the parent school in New York.
  • The school will be IB throughout and learning technology will be embedded across the school
  • Shared facilities with Brighton college next door including The Centre for Excellence in Arabic, Language, Culture and the Arts, a 600-seat auditorium and a running track
  • Rich focus on innovation including Spark Tank which encourages entrepreneurial thinking
  • Rigorous priority placed on personalised learning including their Quest Learning pillar

For more information, visit the school website.

Fairgreen International School

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Location: Sustainable City
Curriculum: IB
Age: Initially Pre-KG to Grade 9, but to be all through
Fees: AED 50,000 – 88,000
Discount 2018/19: 13-30% off depending on the grade

What makes the school special?

  • Brings education to the award winning Sustainable City community and a campus designed for minimal environmental impact
  • Feature IB curriculum throughout with intensive focus on sustainable education built in
  • Innovative Fairgreen Health, Wellness and Learning Centre, driven by Stephen Ritz, where students learn about organic and sustainable food production technologies
  • Teaching and learning supported by hands-on project-based learning and research-supported teaching methods
  • Part of the ESOL family so rich heritage of educational excellence, over 40 years of experience

For more information, visit the school website.

Al Mawakeb School

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Location: Al Khawaneej
Curriculum: US
Age: Initially Pre-KG to Grade 8, then all through
Fees: AED 33,450 – 64,350
Discount 2018/19: Unannounced

What makes the school special?

  • Proven model operated by the group AMSI – their fifth school
  • Strong, tri-lingual focus on languages: English, French and Arabic

For more information, visit the school website.

Ambassador School

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Location: Al Khail Gate
Curriculum: CISCE/IB
Age: Initially Pre-KG to Grade 8, then all through
Fees: AED 19,000 – 37,500
Discount 2018/19: Unannounced

What makes the school special?

  • Sister school to Ambassador School in Bur Dubai (rated Good by KHDA)
  • Great location, close to the North and South of the city
  • Likely to be popular with Indian families wanting the CISCE curriculum

For more information, visit the school website.

Solomon International School

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Location: International Media Production Zone
Curriculum: IB
Years Offered: Pre-KG to Grade 5
Fees: AED 44,000 – 63,000
Discount 2018/19: Unclear

What makes the school special?

  • First school to open in the Jumeirah Golf Estates/Production City area
  • Offering all through IB curriculum at relatively low fees
  • Surprising lack of information for a school opening in September 2018, watch this space!

Confused by the choices for new schools?  Get in touch to see how we can help you make confident choices for you child.

World Canadian School

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Location: Nad al Sheba
Curriculum: Canadian
Age: Pre KG to Grade 5
Fees: AED 42,846 – 55,907
Discount 2018/19: Unclear

What makes the school special?

  • Surprising lack of information for a school opening in September 2018, watch this space!

Other articles that may interest you:

New schools in Dubai: Part 1