Dubai
British curriculum
Ages 3 to 18

Sunmarke School

CurriculumBritish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
BilingualNo
International Baccalaureate No
Avg. students per class -
Max. students per class 26
First year fees: Dirham 70,000

Fees / Price

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

Yearly fees: Dirham 68,900
When you first enroll your children in the school, some extra fees are applied:
One time fees: Dirham 1,100
Total first year fees: Dirham 70,000
See full breakdown of fees

School Information

Number of students

3000

Number of nationalities represented in the school

Sunmarke is a truly international school with a focus on fostering diversity and nurturing talent. The school anticipates that Sunmarke will continue in Regent International's tradition in regards to enrollment with 80+ nationalities represented,

Most common nationality

British

Max. number of students per class

KG1 - 22
KG2 - G1: 24
G2 - G12: 26

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Yes

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

English is the language of instruction at Sunmarke. For Year 2 to 9 students who require support and for whom English is not the first language, Sunmarke provides English language support and remedial classes. ‘Intensive support’ to develop age-appropriate English language skills may also be offered (at the school's option as per the capacity available in the Individual Needs Department).

Additional language classes offered by the school

Arabic, French, German, Hindi, Japanese, Mandarin, Russian, Spanish

Use of technology in the classroom

Large, well-resourced, IT-enabled Classrooms with the latest furniture enabling individual and group learning and with laptop and tablet connectivity, interactive whiteboards, and access to the internet and our digital library and Virtual Learning Environment (portal for learning).
4 state-of-the-art ICT Labs.
State-of-the-art Wifi enabled campus with 24x7 access to the internet, our Virtual Learning Environment and digital library (housing thousands of ebooks and educational apps).

Uniform required

Yes

Waiting list

No

Entry evaluation for students

Assessment

Brief description of entry evaluation required

Foundation Stage 1 & 2: An informal assessment is held with the child to assess suitability and readiness to start school.

Year 1 to 13: Admission of applicants is subject to an interview and successful completion of the School’s Assessment Tests in English and Maths. Where applicable, review of records from the student’s previous school(s) is considered.

Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation

100%

External examinations/assessments available

GCSE and A Level Programme

School bus service available

Yes

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

Students who have SEN are not prevented from access when applying to Sunmarke. If any students with these difficulties were to enroll then reasonable adjustments would be made to ensure that their needs were met and that they are fully integrated into the school community.

Student access to education psychologist

Yes

School start time

7:30

School finish time

KG1 - KG2: 12:30
Primary: 14:40
Secondary: 15:40

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Coding, robotics, poetry, reading, debating, journalism, public speaking, radio production, drama, art, fashion design, photography, TV, video and multimedia production, sports, martial arts, ensembles, bands, orchestra, choir, cooking.

School provided lunches

Sunmarke has two state-of-the-art dining halls offering outside catering services at an additional charge. One dining hall for Primary and the other exclusively for Secondary. Foundation years typically have two snack breaks a day which are taken in the classrooms.

Sports activities included

P.E. curriculum includes a range of activities that includes but is not limited to athletics, badminton, basketball, cheerleading, cricket, football, gymnastics, hockey, netball, rounders, rugby, swimming, and tennis.

Sports facilities at the school

FIFA-18 sized football pitch, 5-a-side football pitch, athletics running track, semi Olympic sized swimming pool and a learner's pool, multiple tennis, basketball, volleyball and netball courts, 2 expansive multipurpose halls for gymnastics, outdoor play areas.

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Sunmarke School is a premier educational institution in Dubai. It offers a rigorous, enriched and holistic educational programme emphasising academic excellence and participation in diverse co-curricular, sports and enrichment activities enabling students to achieve outstanding academic, social and personal success.
The school's vision is to develop a truly exceptional school that inspires, empowers and enlightens its students, and enriches the community that it is part of.
Sunmarke offers the National Curriculum for England and the GCSE and A Level programmes of study. From the third year of operation, Sunmarke will become an IB World School and will offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme in Year 12 and 13.

As part of Fortes Education, Sunmarke School imparts knowledge and skills so students can develop their character, personal leadership, enterprise and work ethic, and values so they create their own success as confident, principled and dynamic individuals in the world.

Teaching approach of the school

The Sunmarke education extends well beyond the boundaries defined by the curriculum. The education promotes all-round spiritual, moral, cultural, mental and physical development of students and prepares them for the opportunities, responsibilities and experiences of later life. Students acquire the knowledge and skills to become educated citizens and develop their character and an appreciation of human creativity and achievement.

Sunmarke will carry on the tradition of its affiliate, Regent International School – another Fortes school – of delivering a world-class education centred on the high impact education programme of MultiSmart LearningTM which nurtures students’ multiple intelligences and skills so students become well-rounded individuals ready to take on the challenges of tomorrow’s world.

Sunmarke is also a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) and completely technology enabled school, capturing where education is at today – where science and math converge with the humanities thus nurturing students into tomorrow’s generation of thinkers and innovators.

Location

Get in touch with the school

School's webpage: sunmarkedubai.com
Address: P.O 24857, Jumeirah Village Triangle , District 2, Street 5, Dubai, United Arab Emirates