Address: Al Mizhar 1, Mirdif, Dubai, UAE
Telephone: +971 4 288 6499
Gender: Co-educational
Teaching language: English
Curriculum: English National Curriculum
Ages: 3 to 11


Rated 'outstanding' by Dubai's Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA), Royal Dubai School is an excellent choice for expat parents looking to give their children a British education. The school has a student body of around 1,100.

Facilities include libraries, creative art suites and a multipurpose hall. Technology is utilised as an essential teaching tool and each class is equipped with interactive boards. The ever-growing list of extra-curricular activities ranges from ballet and swimming to coding and cookery.

Applications are accepted year-round, although places may be limited.

Further reading

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