Dubai
British curriculum
Ages 5 to 13

Dubai British School Jumeirah Park

CurriculumBritish
Age RangeAges 5 to 13
BilingualNo
International Baccalaureate No
Avg. students per class -
Max. students per class 25
First year fees: Dirham 86,000

Fees / Price

School fees, for a twelve year old child , in AED

Yearly fees: Dirham 75,000
When you first enroll your children in the school, some extra fees are applied:
One time fees: Dirham 11,000
Total first year fees: Dirham 86,000
See full breakdown of fees

School Information

Number of students

300

Most common nationality

British

Max. number of students per class

25

Native speaking teachers (in language of instruction)

The majority of teachers are British. The school hires teachers internationally to find the best practitioners from around the globe.

Language support for students not fluent in the school's language of instruction

DBSJP offers ‘English Language Learner’ (ELL) support where necessary and will be provided by the ELL support staff.

Additional language classes offered by the school

Arabic, French, Spanish

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Approximate hours of homework given

Amount of homework depends on the age group and subject.

Uniform required

Yes

Waiting list

Due to demand, certain age groups might be closed for admissions during an academic year in which case a student will automatically be placed in our waiting pool.

Entry evaluation for students

Placement assessment.

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

No deadline.

Students can join after academic year begins

DBSJP is able to admit students throughout the year if places are available.

School bus service available

Yes

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

DBSJP provides support for children requiring learning support.

The school supports gifted, able and talented students

DBSJP provides support for gifted children.

Student access to education psychologist

Educational psychologist will be provided if necessary.

School start time

7:45 am

School finish time

2:45 pm

Supervised care before/after school

Not in the traditional sense but DBSJP students can take part in Extra-Curricular Activities (ECA) led by its teaching staff at no additional cost. ECA’s offered by an external provider will be at an additional cost.

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

DBSJP students have access to a broad range of activities from sports to academic interests and a variety of clubs and community initiatives.

School provided lunches

School Dining at Dubai British School Jumeirah Park is a quality, family-style dining experience with staff and children all enjoying the same organic, nutritious meal together. Table manners, dining etiquette and conversation are all part of the experience. The well-known celebrity chef and author Gary Rhodes OBE oversees the operations.

Sports activities included

Physical education

Sports facilities at the school

Multi-purpose sports hall, multi-purpose court, indoor 8 lane swimming pool, football pitches, tennis courts, indoor and outdoor play areas

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Dubai British School Jumeirah Park (DBSJP) is part of Taaleem, the United Arab Emirates’ second largest school provider for early years, primary and secondary schools founded in 2004.

The school is unique in many ways; it has been designed to the highest specifications with the 21st century learning needs of students in mind. The facilities are second to none and include a state-of-the-art performing arts theatre; radio station; large, light and airy classrooms; a competition 8-lane swimming pool with training pool; shaded outdoor learning spaces; a food technology room and a family-style dining facilities with a professional-standard kitchen.

The quality of the building and facilities are matched by the quality and experience of the staff, all appointed to support the school’s vision of providing outstanding education from Year 1 to Year 13 (Year 1 to Year 6 in the first year).

DBSJP multi-cultural environment offers an exceptional combination of the best of a well-rounded British education delivered within a truly international community, enriched by a variety of cultures that characterize our increasingly connected world.

Teaching approach of the school

Learning at DBSJP is developed wherever possible through first-hand, practical experiences and evaluation. DBSJP uses creative and interactive cross-curricular approaches where emphasis is placed on educating the whole child, which ensures that attention is paid not just to intellectual abilities, but also to social, emotional and physical growth. Each student’s unique talents are nurtured and developed. Students’ enjoyment of learning and their preparation for future economic well-being are central features.

Students are encouraged to question, make connections between ideas, debate, experiment, present, critically reflect and enjoy challenge to gain a sense of personal achievement. DBSJP provides opportunities for collaborative working and group work where students are encouraged to make choices and to reflect on their learning prior to presenting their work for review by teachers and their peers. All students will develop skills in technology to support independent and creative learning.

Location

Get in touch with the school

School's webpage: www.dubaibritishschooljp.ae
Address: Al Warood 1 St Dubai United Arab Emirates