Dubai British School is a thriving British international school, located in The Springs area of Dubai’s Emirates Hills. A Taaleem school, DBS offers high quality education to over a thousand students aged 3 to 18. Dubai British School is fully accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS)
The curriculum at DBS is modelled on the National Curriculum for England, significantly enhanced by ‘Wow Learning’, the study of Arabic throughout and a challenging set of GCSE and GCE A Level courses from Year 10 to Year 13. We welcome a wide range of students to study a curriculum, which is designed to extend and excite all of them, whatever their interests or ability. The opportunities that students enjoy outside the classroom are just as important as the main curriculum and we offer an extensive and varied extra-curricular activities programme (ECA).
DBS offers a range of different facilities in addition to bright and airy classrooms: Performing Arts Theatre, Tennis Court, Basketball Court, Swimming Pool, Sports Hall, Football Pitch, Dining Hall, Foundation Playground, Primary Playground, Primary ICT Suites, Primary Library, Secondary Library, Secondary ICT Suite, Interactive Whiteboards, Sixth Form Common Room, Extended Learning Rooms, Conference Room, Design and Technology Suite, Art Studio and Pottery Room, Science Labs, Music Room, peripatetic Rooms for individual Music Lessons, wireless Internet throughout.
Our Teacher and Staff
The majority of our staff are British teachers and have been recruited from the UK and leading British international schools around the world. All of our teachers are qualified to degree level, hold a PGCE (Teaching Certificate) and have Qualified Teacher Status (QTS). We are proud of the diversity and high quality of our staff who have experience of a range of educational systems including The National Curriculum for England, the International Baccalaureate and the Australian Curriculum.
We invite you to visit us for a tour of our campus and to find out more about our school community. Our Admissions Office opening hours are from 8am to 4pm, Sunday to Thursday or by appointment outside of these times. We are looking forward to welcoming you to DBS.