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The City School International Dubai

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CurriculumBritish
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 4 to 16
Yearly fees (G7): Dirham 18,850
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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
Maximum
Extracurricular activities
School bus
Yearly fees: Dirham 18,850
Address: Plot # 416-1297,410th Street,, Nadd-Al-Hamar,, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Number of students

665

Most common nationality

Pakistani

Ratio of local students to international students

2% local : 98% international

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Yes

Language support for students not fluent in English

English as a Second Language

Additional language classes offered by the school

Arabic

Use of technology in the classroom

The school's state-of-the-art computer labs provide access to the advanced interactive technology throughout the school at all stages. Students are acquainted with the computer technology and multimedia from the grass root level. Latest software as per the requirements of the IGCSE curriculum is readily available for student's use.

Uniform required

Yes

Entry evaluation for students

Entrance test

Brief description of entry evaluation required

KG2: There are no entrance tests, but it is mandatory for the prospective students to meet the KG Head for an interactive session.
KG3 - G10: Admission is granted on the basis of an entrance test in English (Comprehension and Composition), Science and Mathematics.

Secondary School admissions in Grade 6 and above also require an interview with a member of the Senior Management.

External examinations or assessments available

IGCSE, AS and A Level (A2)

School bus service available

Yes

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

TCSI offers a rich selection of extracurricular activities designed to enhance students’ all-round development.

Sports activities included

Physical education

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

The City School was established in 1978 and the years of experience show – in the school's expertise, in the school's commitment, and in its quality. TCSI has moved with the times, but it has not lost sight of its values and traditions. The City School genuinely believes in educating ‘the whole child’ so it provides its students with every opportunity to discover and build upon their strengths. TCSI also expects them to face up to the challenges of an economically globalised and socially changing world – one in which they will have to take their place as independent, responsible citizens.

Teaching approach of the school

With the implementation of the British National Curriculum and the Cambridge Curriculum for English, Mathematics and Science from Nursery to Cambridge International Examinations level, graduates from The City School secure places in top universities worldwide.
The City School offers more than 120 courses each year and revises them in accordance with the cumulative experience of its teachers and students.

The City School aims to provide quality education to its students. The City School has consistently maintained its high standards and is viewed as an institution par excellence. The implementation and maintenance of rigorous standards in the academic and administrative spheres gives The City School a well-deserved reputation for quality in education that enables it to compete with the best schools worldwide.

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