GEMS Bradenton Preparatory Academy 2017 exclusive: first in-depth school review – leadership, curriculum, facilities, Advanced Placement
“Our culture of kindness is the foundation on which we all learn and practice respect, [...]
GEMS Wellington Academy Silicon Oasis – Revised and updated November 2017 visit, rating and interviews
GEMS Wellington Academy Silicon Oasis stands out in so many ways – but, bottom line, it is our deeply embedded culture of [...]
Prospective parents should note that GEMS Wellington Primary School was not considered as part of this year’s 2017 SchoolsCompared.com Awards for the Best Schools in Dubai and Abu Dhabi as the school had not been reviewed in time for [...]
Updated September 2017
The final round of ADEC inspection results (the Irtiqaa reports) for the last batch of schools were released at the end of June. Here we detail of the current state of education in the emirate according to its [...]
Updated July 2017 – Safa Community School Visit and Inspection
New sister school to the Safa (British) School in Al Quoz, and originally named the Safa British Academy, Safa Community School is an all through British School currently [...]
Updated July 2017 – American School of Dubai fees
The American School of Dubai [ASD], previously known as the Jumeirah American School, is an independent not for profit community school located on a 1 million square foot facility within [...]
Updated July 2017 – Jumeirah College 2017-18 fees and Sixth Form
“Our students’ success cannot be defined by qualifications alone.” Simon O’Connor, Principal and CEO – Jumeirah College
GEMS Jumeirah [...]
Updated July 2017 – The British School Al Khubairat SchoolsCompared.com visit 2017
“The British School Al Khubairat is an amazing and unique school.
It is at the heart of Abu Dhabi and, being nearly 50 years old, is part of [...]
Updated July 2017 – Nord Anglia International School Dubai first KHDA Inspection and IGCSE/GCSE options
“Nord Anglia International aspires to be the best school in Dubai.
We are different.
We challenge and empower our [...]
JESS Arabian Ranches review, Updated November 2017: Winner of the SchoolsCompared.com Top School in the UAE Award 2017-18
The best Mathematics teachers, for instance, are often those who didn’t get first class honours but [...]
Updated July 2017 – Cranleigh Abu Dhabi second ADEC Inspection and launch of Sixth Form
One of very few WhichSchoolAdvisor.com “Good Schools” (its highest award), and an ADEC A2 Very Good, High Performing School with Outstanding [...]
Foremarke School Dubai – Updated June 2017
“I am extremely proud of our achievements here at Foremarke School Dubai. Our pastoral care not only aims to prepare our pupils for any challenge they may face in their future but also shapes [...]
Updated July 2017 – Dubai English Speaking College school expansion
“My role is to be an advocate for every parent’s interests from the age of 3 to 18.”
Andrew Gibbs. Joint Principal, Dubai English Speaking School and [...]
“… except for a video screen, classrooms are bare. The learning environment is generally bleak.”
KHDA. School Inspection. 2016-17
This is an almost impossible school to review. In many ways H. H. Shaikh Rashid Al [...]
“In the business of education, you must focus on quality. Schools must not be run for profits, and whatever you earn from the school must be invested in increasing the salaries of teachers.
I believe in providing value education and holistic [...]
“The Our Own School was the goose that laid the golden egg for us.” Sunny Varkey, Chairman, GEMS Education.
“GEMS ‘Our Own’ moulds its students into confident, articulate and compassionate leaders who collaborate with others. We add value, not [...]
The story of the Lycée Français International Georges Pompidou Ecole Maternelle [LFIGP-EM] is almost completely aligned with the appointment of the school’s current Principal (La Directrice) Saadia Hachid. Appointed in September 2013, in just [...]