Foremarke School

Dubai, U.A.E.

Foremarke School offers premium British education for children aged 3-11. We focus closely on how children learn; our curriculum actively develops strong personal learning skills alongside traditional academic knowledge. All children at Foremarke have an in-built desire to learn.

Ages taught:

3 — 12

School size:

196 boys, 201 girls

School type:



  • Day
  • Flexi Boarding
  • Weekly Boarding
  • Full Boarding


  • English National Curriculum


Felicity Cross

Job title:


Accreditations and memberships:

  • The Independent Association of Prep Schools (IAPS)
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Foremarke School is a happy and vibrant community in the heart of Dubai offering British education of the highest standard. We aim to maintain the traditional core values of respect, courtesy and tolerance within the context of our modern, fast-changing world here in Dubai. At Foremarke we are passionate about encouraging and nurturing the whole child. We believe that children’s self-esteem, motivation and achievement is best developed through robust pastoral care coupled with excellent teaching. We are committed to close partnership with parents, based on efficient communication and effective dialogue. Together with our talented staff, we strive to deliver a level of excellence at Foremarke that is reflected in the personal, social and academic achievements of all our children.

Senior management

Mrs Naomi Williams

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School description

Foremarke School is a happy and vibrant community in the heart of Dubai offering British education of the highest standard.  Our curriculum is broad, balanced and traditional retaining emphasis on Reading, English, Mathematics and Science. Subjects are delivered by exceptional teachers who have high expectations of their pupils.

Our focus on building the development of characteristics such as perseverance, resilience, resourcefulness and reflectiveness in children, encouraging them to think critically and learn actively helps to make Foremarke a school focused on progress, producing confident individuals and successful learners. Small class sizes (no more than 16), excellent teaching and high expectations support this.

As a school with traditional values, sports and particularly team games and the ethos behind them are fundamental to our curriculum.


Class sizes

Kindergarten average class size:


Reception average class size:


Primary average class size:


Kindergarten teacher/pupil ratio:

1 : 8

Reception teacher/pupil ratio:

1 : 8

Primary teacher/pupil ratio:

1 : 10

Academic information

Curriculum followed:

  • English National Curriculum

Sports and extra-curricular activities


The aim of the Physical Education department at Foremarke School is that every pupil has positive and enjoyable experiences in their Physical Education, swimming and games lessons.
Pupils have between 1 and 3 hours per week depending on age.

Extra-curricular activities:

Very wide range of extra curricular activities from sports and languages to robotics, art, Rainbows and Brownies.
Activities are offered after school each day.


Admission process:

Parents are invited to tour the school first and meet the Headmistress. Parents then register their child by submitting a completed registration form, passport copy and school report along with the registration fee of AED 500. All applicants are assessed and places offered following a successful outcome to the assessment.

Admission and language criteria:

Our curriculum is academically demanding and designed to extend and challenge our pupils. Foremarke School does not offer English language support and all pupils must be fluent in English (at a level appropriate to their age) and able to access our entire curriculum in English.



Felicity Cross

Job title:


School news & events

Further information

At Foremarke we believe that we are preparing pupils not only to pass examinations but also for an enriched and productive adult life. As an academically selective school, our curriculum is rigorous but this co-exists with sensitivity to the individual needs of our pupils, who are challenged but not overwhelmed.




Al Barsha South



Post/Zip Code:

P.O. Box: 391984

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