Abu Dhabi
British curriculum
Ages 3 to 18

The Cambridge High School, Abu Dhabi

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Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
Total first year fees: Dirham 23,900
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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
Extracurricular activities
School bus
Contact email: info_chs@gemsedu.com
School's webpage: www.gemscis-abudhabi.com
Yearly fees: Dirham 23,900

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Number of students


Number of nationalities represented in the school


Most common nationality


Ratio of local students to international students

13% local : 87% international

Does the school employ teaching assistants?


Waiting list

Depends on the grade level.

School bus service available


Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs


Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Optional extra-curricular activities are available after regular school hours and are organised in three strands:

extra support classes in a range of academic areas
non-competitive sports activities
interest-based clubs such as cooking, journalism, drama, art and crafts, fashion design, computers and pottery.

School provided lunches


Sports facilities at the school

Kindergarten playground, indoor heated swimming pool, multipurpose court

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Founded in 1988, the Cambridge High School – Abu Dhabi, is an established and high achieving international school that offers an exceptional standard of education based on the British National Curriculum.
Located in Abu Dhabi in the UAE, the Cambridge School offers a safe, nurturing and rewarding environment for young learners aged 3-18, from kindergarten all the way up to year 13.

With a high standard of educational, recreational and specialist facilities, the Cambridge High School offers unrivalled teaching, learning and extra-curricular opportunities to children from all around the world.

Teaching approach of the school

The Cambridge High School is an international school with a difference, providing specialist programmes to encourage the personal, social, physical and ethical development of every young learner, helping them to achieve their full potential.