The Alpha School
The Alpha School is a British Primary School following the English National Curriculum, located in Al Qusais 3, Dubai. The school offers a broad and enriched curriculum that addresses student needs and fully prepares them for a successful future.
The Early Years Foundation Stage Programme is offered for 3 to 5-year-old children and follows the National Curriculum for England from Year One through Year Six.
At the Alpha school, every child is valued and understood. They provide a safe and nurturing environment for students and drive them to be the best they can be academically and personally. Class sizes are smaller, which enables teachers to provide highly personalized instructions and promote positive relationships. The school employs native English speaking, highly skilled, and qualified teachers. They facilitate relevant learning where collaboration, critical thinking, creativity, and communication skills as the acquisition of knowledge. Alpha School has a multicultural environment and appreciates UAE culture and heritage.
The school has an all-new purpose-built facility and is a full Apple School with a 1:1 iPad program from FS 1 to Year 6. Facilities include specialist classrooms, iMac laboratory, 4-K 10-point Clevertouch TV's in every classroom to support the 1:1 iPad program and covered indoor and outdoor play areas. The integration of technology facilitates problem-solving skills and authenticates learning to be personalized and meaningful. The school is committed to offering its students opportunities to develop confidence and skills in their individual interests. Alpha School provides digital systems for communication between the school and home involving parent’s real time in their children’s learning activities.
Alpha’s learning approach focuses not only on academic excellence, but also on developing skills and character in order to shape students to be responsible, confident, trusted, and capable global citizens and leaders of the future. With its integration into the history and culture of the United Arab Emirates, the Alpha curriculum fosters, promotes and celebrates diversity and global citizenship and enables deep understanding and appreciation of the culture, heritage and language of the Emirates.
The EYFS program helps with the transition of children to the National Curriculum for England in Year 1 by providing a firm foundation. Coding is a part of the curriculum from FS 2. With the help of a trained EAL (English as an Additional Language) team, every child at The Alpha School will be able to access the full curriculum taught in English.
Students are given opportunities to actively participate in various co-curricular activities including sports, arts, languages, and well-being.
The Alpha School seeks to offer a fully inclusive educational experience to each and every student irrespective of their diverse needs. Parents can call the school or visit to book an appointment for a tour of our school. Tours will be given by appointment only. Once the tour is concluded, the registration form should be completed with all supporting documents and Registration fees finalized.
After completing the payment for registration, an appointment will be booked for assessment. On the day of the assessment, the appointment card should be presented at reception. FS students are assessed informally. Year 1 to Year 6 students will complete a written assessment in English, Mathematics and Science. Once the assessment is finished, results will be communicated within 48 hours.
Parents of successful applicants will be given five working days to accept the offer and pay the admission and resource fee. At this time, the registrar will provide a quotation for the payments due throughout the academic year. Places for following academic year must be secured by a payment of 10% of tuition by end April in prior year, which will be credited against Term 1 fees.
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