Swiss International Scientific School Dubai

Dubai, U.A.E.

The Swiss International Scientific School in Dubai follows the full continuum International Baccalaureate (IB) programme in English or in two bilingual English-French and English-German sections. The school also offers full and weekly boarding.

Ages taught:

3 — 18

School size:

356 boys, 290 girls

School type:

Co-educational

Day/Boarding:

  • Day
  • Flexi Boarding
  • Weekly Boarding
  • Full Boarding

Curriculums:

  • International Baccalaureate
  • Other

Contact:

Caterina Perlini

Job title:

Head of Marketing

Places available

Kindergarten
Reception
Year 1
Year 2
Year 3
Year 4
Year 5
Year 6
Year 7
Year 8
Year 9
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Year 11
Year 12
Year 13
2016/2017
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2017/2018
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Welcome

Dear Parents, welcome to the Swiss International Scientific School in Dubai. I believe our multilingual school community represents something truly unique and I hope you will enjoy learning more about us here. We have created a school in Dubai that encourages students to take risks, become compassionate lifelong learners and responsible citizens who care for one another and contribute to a strong society through intercultural understanding and respect. At SISD, a distinctive feature of school life is the diverse student body made up of more than 60 different nationalities. Our international programmes reflect a sincere commitment to a Swiss vision of excellence in education to enable our students fully to embrace future opportunities.

Meet Mr. Beat Sommer - Swiss International Scientific School Dubai

Senior management

Founder, Omar Danial
Head of School, Beat Sommer
Head of Admissions, Ursula Sommer

School description

The Swiss International Scientific School in Dubai is a leading international school, where future generations are inspired to become confident and enthusiastic life-long learners, ready to embrace the opportunities of a global world. 

Our school follows the full continuum International Baccalaureate (IB) programme in English or in two bilingual English-French and English-German sections*. Our unique curriculum offers an engaging learning experience, the challenge of developing a real understanding of cultural diversity and the support of a thriving international community. 

Our large eco-friendly campus ensures that we can offer a wide range of sporting facilities, including water sports, that make the most of our location adjacent to Dubai Creek. 

In September 2017 we will open our Boarding School for weekly and full boarders.

*SISD is a candidate school for the IB Diploma, Middle Years and Primary Years Programmes. We are pursuing authorisation as an IB World School.

Class sizes

Kindergarten average class size:

22

Reception average class size:

22

Primary average class size:

22

Secondary average class size:

15

Sixth form average class size:

15

Kindergarten teacher/pupil ratio:

1 : 7

Reception teacher/pupil ratio:

1 : 7

Primary teacher/pupil ratio:

1 : 7

Secondary teacher/pupil ratio:

1 : 7

Sixth form teacher/pupil ratio:

1 : 7

Academic information

Curriculum followed:

  • International Baccalaureate
  • Other

Sports and extra-curricular activities

Sports:

Swimming, Basketball, Football, Rugby, Beach Volleyball, Tennis, Climbing and many more

Extra-curricular activities:

More than 50 after-school activities are available
Full list here: http://sisd.ae/school-life/after-school-activities/External-ASA

Admissions

Admission and language criteria:

Applying to the Swiss International Scientific School in Dubai (SISD) is a simple process. First, you complete and submit the OpenApply online application form. Please go to this link to read the guidelines: http://sisd.ae/admissions/online-application-form

School Open Days:

05/12/2016; 30/01/2017; 13/02/2017

Bursaries and scholarships

Scholarships:

Please go this link: http://sisd.ae/admissions/scholarships

Fees (Annual)

Kindergarten:

د.إ.‏ 60,000.00

Reception:

د.إ.‏ 67,000.00

Junior Day:

د.إ.‏ 80,000.00

Secondary Day:

د.إ.‏ 95,000.00

Sixth form:

د.إ.‏ 110,000.00

Boarding

Weekly boarding:

د.إ.‏ 245,000.00

Full boarding:

د.إ.‏ 250,000.00

Sixth form boarding:

د.إ.‏ 300,000.00

Contact

Contact:

Caterina Perlini

Job title:

Head of Marketing

School news & events

Further information

Swiss International Scientific School in Dubai’s (SISD) state of the art boarding facilities will be welcoming male students to its campus in September 2017, with registration opening in January 2017.  Female boarding will follow in 2018. SISD will offer local and international boarding students a premier education focused on both academic excellence and personal growth. 

Country:

U.A.E.

Address:

Dubai Healthcare City, Phase 2 - Al Jaddaf

City:

Dubai

Post/Zip Code:

505002

Email:

info@sisd.ae

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