Dubai Scholars Private School
|Dubai Scholars Private School|
United Arab Emirates
|School type||Independent school|
|Motto||Ad Astra Per Aspera|
|Sister school||Scholars International Academy|
|Education system||British National Curriculum|
Coordinates: Dubai Scholars Private School is an international private school, located in Al Qusais, Dubai, UAE. The school is managed by the Scholars International Group, and offers the British Curriculum to students ranging from KG1 to Year 13. Founded in 1976 by Madhu Verma, the school is one of the oldest international schools in Dubai (the first school to have offered the British Curriculum in Dubai is the Dubai English Speaking School, founded in 1963). As of December 2016, the school has 1600 students enrolled.
Located in the Al Qusais area, the Dubai Scholars Private School campus is split into zones - Early years, Primary and Secondary. The campus contains several libraries, with the outdoor facilities including a pool, a sports field and several playgrounds.
Dubai Scholars Private School follows the British Curriculum, offering courses for students ranging from KG1 to Year 13.
During the foundation programme and elementary school (KG1-Year 6), students will study a generic set of subjects in order to prepare them for the secondary school. As per UAE's Ministry of Education requirements, all of the students will also study Arabic, and the Muslim students will also take Islamic studies.
KHDA Inspection Report
The Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) is an educational quality assurance authority based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It undertakes early learning, school and higher learning institution management and rates them, based on the performance of both the teachers and the students.
Below is a summary of the inspection ratings for Dubai Scholars Private School.
|Dubai Scholars Private School||Good||Good||Good||Good||Good||Good||UK|
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