Best Schools August 25, 2018

The Best Private Schools in Dubai

Private Schools are very popular in Dubai. Discover The Best Private Schools in Dubai.
Why choosing a Private School?
Parents generally choose private schools because they offer a strong academic program, create the perfect studying environment with smaller classes, outstanding campuses and offer a wide choice of extra curricular activities such as sports and arts.
Private schools also put more emphasis on specialties like art, music and athletics and many focus on integrating important 21st century skills in their programs.
Private schools statistically perform very well on college or university entrance exams and many schools have a very high rate of students being accepted at the university of their choice.
Study in Dubai
With a population of more than 2.750 million as of 2015, Dubai is the largest and most populous city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Dubai has emerged as a global city and business hub of the Middle East. Dubai is also a hub for service industries such as information technology and finance. The city has become iconic for its skyscrapers and high-rise buildings, in particular the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa.

Our selection of the Best Private Schools in Dubai


We are very proud of what the school has achieved in the past 10 years and what it continues to achieve on a daily basis and I hope that this website can give you a flavor of those achievements. We have a magnificent campus with wonderful facilities. We have a world-class curriculum with the genuine…

  • Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • Co-Education
  • Day School
  • Number of students: c.1400
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 45,000
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 72,500

‘’Childhood should be a journey and not a race’’. As a Taaleem pre-school, we recognise that every child is different and children develop in different ways and at different rates. We equip children with the knowledge, skills and attitudes to foster their all-round development. We develop their curiosity, exploration and play, which lie at the heart…

  • Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • Co-Education
  • Day School
  • Number of students: 197
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 29,925
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 50,000

‘’Childhood should be a journey and not a race’’. As a Taaleem pre-school, we recognise that every child is different and children develop in different ways and at different rates. We equip children with the knowledge, skills and attitudes to foster their all-round development. We develop their curiosity, exploration and play, which lie at the heart…

  • Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • Co-Education
  • Day School
  • Number of students: 145
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : AED 31000
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : AED 50000

The Swiss International Scientific School in Dubai is a leading international school where future generations are inspired to become confident and enthusiastic life-long learners, ready to embrace the opportunities and challenges of a global world. Our school offers the full continuum International Baccalaureate (IB) programme from Pre-KG to Grade 9 in English or in two…

  • Al Jaddaf - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • Co-educational
  • Boarding School, Day School
  • Number of students: 650
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  • Al Jaddaf - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • +971 4 375 0600

At KingsÍ Dubai we are passionate about learning. We empower children, staff, parents and friends of the school to work together to be the best they can be and become lifelong learners. Our extensive, high-quality facilities and learning spaces are used creatively and flexibly to maximise learning potential and to challenge children in new ways.…

  • 3 26th St - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • CoEducational
  • Day School
  • Number of students: 890
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Welcome to Jumeirah English Speaking School (JESS) At Jumeirah English Speaking School we believe that the capacity for critical and creative thinking is a uniquely human attribute. We are preparing students with the skills for a future where they will be required to think first, use information second and always remember that information is no…

  • Arabian Ranches - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • CoEducational
  • Day School
  • Number of students: 1350
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With regional exceptions, Jumeirah College delivers The National Curriculum for England to Years 7 to 13. An outstanding school, renowned for securing impressive outcomes for all students across a range of abilities and interests, we explore and embrace every opportunity to develop and support our students from over 60 nationalities. Staff and strong partnerships with…

  • 19th St - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • CoEducational
  • Day School
  • Number of students: 1100
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  • 19th St - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • +971 4 395 5524

Welcome to Jumeira Baccalaureate School, an established IB school in the heart of Dubai, where young people thrive, learn and succeed. Our school aims to provide exceptional opportunities for each of our students in a supporting and challenging environment. From PreKG to Grade 12, the IB programme provides students with a world-class, inquiry-based learning experience…

  • Jumeira 1 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • Co-Education
  • Day School
  • Number of students: 1000
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 56131
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 84197

Greenfield Community School (GCS) is a school with a warm heart, a place where each child and family is made to feel welcome and at home. A Taaleem school, we seek to inspire young minds and to challenge each child to identify and develop their unique talents. Academically, we are one of just a few…

  • Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • Co-Education
  • Day School
  • Number of students: 1300
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 41,441 AED
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 76,315 AED

The GEMS Wellington International School is a truly ground-breaking learning environment that provides exceptionally high standards of education to all the students. The school, spanning an area of eight acres, offers a spectrum of facilities and resources that combines a world class education with distinctive, state-of-the-art infrastructure. The GEMS Wellington International School is based on…

  • Al Sufouh - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • CoEducational
  • Day School
  • Number of students: 2400
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Dubai English Speaking College is part of the oldest British school in Dubai; Dubai English Speaking School (DESS). Aerial BuiltOur secondary school was established in 2005 (originally located at the Oud Metha site of DESS) to meet the needs of our parents and their children requiring continuing British education up to Y13. Our long proud…

  • Academic City Rd - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • CoEducational
  • Day School
  • Number of students: 1100
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Dubai College is so much more than the leading academic school in Dubai, it is a community of excellence at the heart of the city. Our students do have a long track record of excelling academically and in a recent survey of top international schools taking British exams we were identified as the number one…

  • Al Sufouh 1 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • CoEducational
  • Day School
  • Number of students: 850
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Thank you for your interest in Dubai British School (DBS), a Taaleem School. Founded in 2005, DBS has established itself as one of the leading British schools in the region, offering a broad and balanced education to children from all around the world. We are a unique school that places the wellbeing of our students…

  • 3 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • Co-Education
  • Day School
  • Number of students: 1,130
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 46,096 (Foundation Stage, Year 1 & Year 2)
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 69,145 (Years 12 – 13)

Dubai British School Jumeirah Park opened in August 2015 and is the newest addition to the Taaleem schools. Our modern, state-of-the art campus is located in Jumeirah Park, behind the Jumeriah Park Pavilion. We are just 5 minute drive away from our feeder school I Jumeirah Islands, Taaleem’s Dubai British Foundation (DBF), offering FS 1…

  • Al Worood 1 St - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • Co-Education
  • Day School
  • Number of students: 600
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 65.000 AED
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 75.000 AED

Founded in 2014 and located in the thriving Jumeirah Islands area of Dubai, DBF is a purpose-built Early Years British International School, offering England’s EYFS (Early Years Foundation Stage) curriculum. DBF is part of the Taaleem family of schools. DBF caters for many different nationalities and celebrates the diversity of our student body. Our distinctive…

  • Jumeirah Islands - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • Co-Education
  • Day School
  • Number of students: 288
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : AED 60,000
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : AED 60,000

Al-Mizhar American Academy (AAM) was developed to provide a nurturing and rigorous American education for girls aged 3 to 18 years. A key reason for choosing the US curriculum was inspired by the American philosophy to educate the individual, who in-turn contributes to their community and beyond. The Common Core curriculum offers students multiple perspectives…

  • Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • Girls Only
  • Day School
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