Established in September 2005, Dubai International Academy (DIA) is the first school in the UAE to be authorised by the Geneva-based International Baccalaureate Organisation to offer the full continuum of the Primary Years Programme (PYP), Middle Years Programme (MYP) and the Diploma Programme (DP). The IB programmes are designed to challenge students to meet internationally recognised academic standards as they prepare for higher education and the knowledge economy. The school has a student strength of over 2000 from more than 77 nationalities. DIA is a regular member of the Council of International Schools (CIS), accredited by the New England Association of Schools & Colleges (NEASC) and holds the prestigious Green Flag status from Eco Schools UAE.
Collegiate American School (CAS) is a reputable community school in Umm Suqeim 2, Dubai. Following a 12 year system (Pre-KG to Grade 12), students graduate with a full American High School Diploma. CAS additionally offers an International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IBDP) (Grade 11-12). CAS holds internationally renowned accreditations by CIS (Council of International Schools) and NEASC (New England Association of Schools and Colleges).
Offering the best of American education, CAS follows the rigorous U.S. New York State Standards. Students learn through a technology driven STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education, based on inquiry, research and integrated experiences.
The unique learning setting inspires and provides students with 21st century skills required for success in an ever changing world. The team of educators is extensively qualified and highly experienced, with the majority coming from the USA. CAS is a truly international school educating over 700 students from 70 different nationalities.
Raffles World Academy imparts world-class holistic education by offering a combination of International Baccalaureate Programmes and Cambridge International programmes. The school has an international population of close to 1,990 students from more than 88 nationalities and an equally diverse academic and administrative team. RWA is a regular member of the Council of International Schools (CIS) and is a Cambridge International Examinations Centre (CIE).
Raffles International School is the first school in the UAE to offer a unique combination of Montessori pre-school curriculum with an enriched Cambridge International programme leading to IGCSE and A- Levels. Established in 2007, the school has close to 1,740+ students from more than 75 nationalities. RIS is a regular member of the Council of International Schools (CIS) and is a Cambridge International Examinations Centre (CIE).
Raffles International School (Nursery) in Dubai strives to provide each student with opportunities to reach their full potential as lifelong learners in a safe and supportive learning environment. Raffles operates seven purpose-built nurseries at various locations in Dubai and offers a choice of two curricula – the UK based Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Programme and the Montessori Programme. It has over 850 pupils from a very diverse multi-cultural community. Members of the Preschool Learning Alliance, our nurseries are located in the following prime communities of Dubai:
Arabian Ranches1 | Arabian Ranches 2 | Dubai Marina | Emirates Hills | Lakes | Hattan Gardens | Springs 7 | Town Centre | Umm Suqiem South Campus
Since 2005, Dubai International Academy (DIA), Emirates Hills, has built a reputation for championing excellence in education. DIA’s mission is to empower students with a holistic, rigorous and International education. This exceptional legacy of DIA Emirates Hills is now a part of the new DIA campus at Al Barsha.
Our flagship school, Dubai International Academy, Emirates Hills opened on September 10, 2005 with over 500 students from 55 countries and an equally diverse faculty of over 50 members of 18 different nationalities. In September 2017 we welcomed 2200+ students from 80 nationalities and more than 260 staff from over 30 nationalities. Since inception, Dubai International Academy, Emirates Hills, has quickly established itself as the international school of choice in new Dubai. Dubai International Academy, Emirates Hills is the first school in the country to offer a rigorous curriculum and a rich language programme based on the three prestigious programmes from the Geneva based International Baccalaureate (IB) – Primary Years Programme (PYP), Middle Years Programme (MYP) and Diploma Programme (DP).
Raffles Starters is the new early years learning centre for children aged between 3 – 6 years, opening in September 2018. The philosophy of Montessori will be used in all year groups, developing independent self-directed children with 21st century skills.
The school is conveniently located on the ground floor of Springs Souk, in Springs 7, and is adjacent to our Raffles Springs nursery. This unique school offers a more personal approach to education in its boutique environment.
At the end of KG2, children will have priority admission to any of the Innoventures group of schools. This provides a choice of the IB, American and UK curricula in schools recognised for the highest quality of learning across Dubai.