English Language School, Dubai
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|English Language School Dubai (PVT)|
|School type||Private school|
|Motto||Success through Education|
|School board||GCE, IGCSE Edexcel|
|Ministry of Education Institution no.||KHDA KHDA|
|Number of students||1500+|
|Sixth form students||120+|
|Average class size||25|
|Classes offered||KG-A levels|
|Medium of language||English|
|Language||English, Urdu, French, Arabic|
|Colour(s)||Green and White|
|Athletics||volleyball, cricket, soccer, badminton, tennis. Other intramural sports also present.|
|Team name||Jinah, Sir. Syed, Iqbal & Maktoum|
The English Language School (ELS), formerly known as English Medium School, was established in April 1978 in order to carter the growing educational needs of the societies in UAE specially the Muslim and the Asian society.
English Language School is home to 1700 students from preschool to grade 13. The students are from Egypt, Philippines, Iran, Italy, Sudan, Nigeria, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, India, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, U.A.E and many other countries.
ELS is organized into elementary (preschool to grade 5) and secondary (grades 6 to 8 in middle school and grades 9 to 12 in high school). The school offers "Edexcel GCE" and "Edexcel International Alevels (IAL)" courses at A levels and "Edexcel IGCSE" at O levels.
The school has students and teachers both contributing to control the school. Students are appointed as head girl and boy, vice head girl and boy, head of academics, house captain boys and girls, and prefects, the students are appointed based on their overall academics result in the years 8, 9 and 10.