Enjoy, Aspire, Achieve
Dubai British School is a learning community where achievement and effort are celebrated. Embracing British and local values, we strive to inspire and challenge young minds in a supportive and tolerant international environment. Rated outstanding by British Schools Overseas, our core values enables all members of community to develop the skills needed to thrive in an ever-changing global world.
The curriculum at DBS is modelled on the National Curriculum for England, significantly enhanced by ‘Wow Learning’, the study of Arabic throughout and a challenging set of GCSE and GCE A Level courses from Year 10 to Year 13. We welcome a wide range of students to study a curriculum which is designed to extend and excite all of them, whatever their interests or ability. The opportunities that students enjoy outside the classroom are as important as the main curriculum and we offer an extensive and varied extra-curricular activities programme.
DBS offers a range of different facilities in addition to bright and airy classrooms: Performing Arts Theatre, Tennis Court, Basketball Court, Swimming Pool, Sports Hall, Football Pitch, Dining Hall, Foundation Playground, Primary Playground, Primary ICT Suites, Primary Library, Secondary Library, Secondary ICT Suite, Interactive Whiteboards, Sixth Form Common Room, Extended Learning Rooms, Conference Room, Design and Technology Suite, Art Studio and Pottery Room, Science Labs, Music Room, peripatetic Rooms for individual Music Lessons, wireless Internet throughout.
The majority of our staff are British teachers and have been recruited from the UK and leading British international schools around the world.