Dubai Heights Academy
Dubai Heights Academy is a British Curriculum school for students from FS1 to Year 5, located in the Al Barsha South area of Dubai.
The school guarantees that all children enter the ever-changing 21st-century world with the skills, characteristics, and behaviors. The Dubai Heights Academy is a UK Curriculum School that offers students great chances and support for academic, social, and emotional development. DHA is committed to empower young and inquisitive individuals, encourage positive thinking and promote learners with innovative life skills and problem-solving skills through enhanced academics, co-curricular activities, and cutting-edge technology. DHA encourages each student to work hard for the achievement of their objectives and to use their knowledge in daily life.
DHA creates a progressive, creative, and engaging environment with state-of-the-art facilities and enriching programs, in which all students feel safe, important, and appreciated. The school facilities include a range of outdoor play areas, fully equipped computer laboratories, music room, a well-resourced library, science laboratories, Multi-purpose sports halls, three temperature-controlled swimming pools, FIFA approved football pitch, auditorium, a snoezelen room, and a sensory gym.
Dubai Heights Academy has high academic expectations that rely on an outstanding learning environment, world-class facilities, extensive educational resources, and professional educators. The curriculum is well balanced with enough time for music, drama, arts, and sports.
Children aged 3 to 5 years follow the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and the school provides a safe, secure, healthy, and caring environment where children feel happy and nurtured. In conjunction with simulating environment and activities, children develop their curious nature and learn at their own pace. Children are taught a rich and balanced curriculum through a constructive play-based approach which includes personal, social, physical, and emotional development, mathematics, understanding of the world, literacy, communication, and language development, expressive arts, and design. Children will learn and develop a range of skills, including painting, drawing, shapes, numbers, reading, writing, music, dance, and sports. Primary School follows the National Curriculum of England and adopts a topic-based approach that is creative, comprehensive, and thematic.
Dubai Heights Academy offers a wide range of extracurricular activities. For FS2 students the activities include arts and crafts, ICT Clubs, and Sports Clubs. For Primary students the activities include Little Heroes program, Arts, Crafts, Arabic learning, Construction club, communication, and presentation, Islamic club, Puzzle mania, Snoozelon club, Learn to sew, school magazine club, basketball, ballet, girls and boys football, hip hop, tennis, netball, swimming, cross country, and athletics.
Complete the online admission enquiry form. Registrar will contact the applicant to arrange an appointment. Applicant will have to submit all required supporting documents and pay a non-refundable and non-transferable application fee of AED 500. Application and documents will be reviewed; if admission criteria are met the child will be offered an assessment. Should the assessment be successful and school places are available, a seat will be reserved for the child. A non-refundable, non-transferable registration deposit of AED 8,000 is required to secure the place which will be deductible from the first term’s fees.
Extra Curricular Activities
- Construction Club
- Cross Country
- Girls Football
- Hip Hop
- Islamic Club
- Puzzle mania
- School Magazine Club
- Snoozelon club