Horizon English School
Horizon English School is a British Primary School for students between 3 and 11 years old. The school is located in the heart of Jumeirah, Dubai.
The school is home to students from over 47 different nationalities. Horizon English School is a friendly and warm school that offers every student excellent learning opportunities. Horizon aims to build a genuine community that is committed to innovation, challenge, well-being, and fun. The academic curriculum is designed to provide all Horizon kids with skills that will help them with their ever-changing world of tomorrow. Time spent at Horizon English School will be full of discoveries and adventures. Horizon employs highly qualified staff who are devoted, friendly and supportive.
Horizon children also actively take part in extra-curricular activities including music, sports, performing arts, technology, etc. The goal of Horizon is to build happiness and to adopt the UAE's local culture.
Music, sport, art, performance, and design are all an integral part of the curriculum. The school promotes learning beyond the walls of the classroom. The curriculum is enriched with school trips, tours, and after-school activities. The Horizon English School allows all students to improve their learning daily through free teacher-led activities. School clubs include Lego club, construction, French movies, handwriting, water polo, problem-solving, Arabic reading, hip-hop dance, mindfulness, choir, Zumba and others.
The FS 1 and FS 2 year groups benefit from a vibrant and well-resourced central area, where children are encouraged to interact with children from other classes. There are also two playgrounds and a mud kitchen for the children. Each classroom has a dedicated outdoor area that encourages children to study outdoors. Each class has a teaching assistant and also weekly sessions with specialist music, Arabic, PE, and a library lesson. The curriculum focuses on the EYFS seven core areas of learning. Children engage in problem-solving activities and develop curiosity and critical thinking skills.
Lower Primary Year acts as a bridge between the Foundation Stage and Key Stage 2. The curriculum includes Maths, English, Arabic, Science, Islamic Studies, French, PE, Swimming, Music, Topic (Geography and History), Social Studies, Art and Design, and Moral Education. The upper primary or key stage 2 continues to follow the National Curriculum of England and Wales.
Contact the school registrar at firstname.lastname@example.org to enroll your child.
Once the Online Application form has been submitted your child will be invited for a stay and play session (Early Years) or for an assessment (Year 1 – 6) prior to an offer being issued.
Extra Curricular Activities
- Lego Club
- Martial Arts
- Performing Arts Club
- Qu’ran Studies
- Throw Ball