Nord Anglia International School
Nord Anglia International School is an International School following the National Curriculum of England till Year 11 and the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program for post-16 students, located in Dubai.
Nord Anglia International School is a member of the Nord Anglia Education group. The curriculum is built on the best of British traditions and is enriched by the IB and adapted to Dubai's local environment. Academic learning experiences are accompanied by enrichment programs that develop the individual further.
NAS Dubai has state-of-the-art facilities throughout the campus which includes an auditorium, spacious art studios, craft centers, three refectories, language labs, Two dance studios, urban classroom areas, and theatre space. Classrooms are integrated with the latest technologies to enhance the learning process. Sports facilities include a 6 lane swimming pool, learners pool, splash play area for Early Years, multipurpose hall, Rugby approved Astro pitch, Astro football pitch, Spinning room, Weights room, netball courts, basketball courts, and tennis courts and fitness suite.
Nord Anglia International School prepares each student for their GCSE, IGCSE, and IB Diploma Programs. Until year 11, the school continues the English National Curriculum and concludes with i/GCSE exams. Students then move to the IB Diploma Program for Year 12 and 13. Students are subjected to high standards of academic quality and rigor throughout their education journey. The English National Curriculum is divided into Key Stages where Key Stage 1 is the Lower Primary School for Years 1 to 3, Key Stage 2 is the Upper Primary School for Years 4 to 6, Key Stage 3 is the Lower Secondary for Years 7 to 8 and Key Stage 4 is the Upper Secondary for Years 9 to 11. Years 12 and 13 at the NAS Dubai are the Sixth Form.
Key Stage 1 follows the Early Years Foundation Stage framework to set high standards for children's education, development and care to ensure that each child progresses and that no child is left behind.
NAS Dubai encourages children in Key Stages 1 and 2 to be educational and to take responsibility and initiative. The school aims to develop children’s knowledge, understanding, and values in the academic and social sectors of the school life to their fullest potential. Key Stage 1 follows the broad and balanced English National Curriculum and the core subjects include English Language, Science, Mathematics, History, Art and Craft, Geography, Music, Physical Education, Health Education, and Information Technology.
Key Stage 2 provides a stimulating, happy, friendly and organized learning environment and offers activities that permit the exercise of skills and acquire knowledge.
Key Stage 3 (Years 7 to 9) includes a wide range of subjects taught by subject specialist teachers. This stage provides a strong foundation for academic success at IGCSE. In year 8 students will choose their preferred options for IGCSE and start the study program in year 9.
Students are prepared for external examinations in key stage 4. Over a period of two years, they study core and optional subjects. The core subjects include English, Mathematics, Computer Science and Science. The IGCSE exams are globally recognized and prepare students for University entry.
NAS Dubai is an IB World School fully authorized to offer the Diploma Program. The IB Diploma Program for students between 16 and 19 years of age is a rigorous, two-year pre-university program.
Extracurricular activities at the NAS Dubai include Choir, Music, Dance, Drama, Public speaking, Languages, Art, Robotics, Community awards, Sports such as Football, Cricket, Rounders, Rugby, Netball, Aquathon, Tennis, Gymnastics, Athletics, Basketball and Swimming.
Complete an application form. Submit the application form along with an AED 525 non-refundable application fee and your supporting documentation as mentioned. The School will then contact you to arrange an onsite assessment or a remote assessment at your current school. If you are applying for Year 7 or Year 9 your child will be required to sit a formal entrance exam. Application and assessment will be reviewed by the Admissions Committee and Head of School and you will be notified of the school's decision. Once a place is offered you will need to pay the deposit within 7 days of receiving an offer letter.
Extra Curricular Activities
- Instrumental Music
- Public Speaking
- School Trips
- Throw Ball
- Vocal Music