Abu Dhabi
British, UAE curriculum
Ages 3 to 11

Al Rabeeh School

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CurriculumBritish, UAE
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 3 to 11
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average 20 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus

This school is not available for a twelve year old child.

Address: Hadbat Al Zafranah - Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates

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Number of students


Most common nationality


Ratio of local students to international students

78% local : 22% international

Average number of students per class


Does the school employ teaching assistants?


Native English speaking teachers


Do teachers assign homework to their students?


Approximate hours of homework given

The school feels that homework levels should be kept to a minimum and used to specifically reinforce what the children have been learning during lesson times.

Uniform required


Waiting list

Depends on the grade level.

Entry evaluation for students


Deadline for registration (new academic year)

No deadline.

Students can join after academic year begins


School bus service available


School start time

7:30 am

School finish time

KG2: 12:20 pm
KG3 - G6: 14:00 pm

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Film innovation club, cookery, puppet making, art and craft drama, fashion design, football, ball games, painting, modern dance, French

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Al Rabeeh School is a caring, family school with a strong sense of national identity. It has a very supportive parent family who are involved in all areas of school life. The school has a high commitment to academic success and providing a well-rounded education.

Teaching approach of the school

Al Rabeeh School is trialling ‘setting’ in core subjects of English and Mathematics, in some year groups. This enables students to develop and progress according to their individual needs.

The curriculum is planned in detail by class teachers and grade leaders to ensure work is well matched to meet the learning needs of the children. Every child is challenged to reach their full potential. Whole school theme days are held over the year e.g. history days, culture and creative arts days, book week, book fairs, science, environment and maths days. Al Rabeeh School holds annual charity events and other fundraising events.

All students are assessed on a regular basis to monitor progress towards meeting the standards required for entry into the next phase of their education. UK standardised assessments are now being used to help support reporting and measure progress and attainment.

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