Secondary education in the UAE meets the highest world standards.The secondary education system in the UAE is represented by two types of educational institutions: public and private schools. Сhildren of local residents study mainly in public schools. Foreigners often choose private schools.
In the near future, it is planned to open new schools in the UAE, which provide new opportunities for its pupils. In this article we will talk about some of them.
1.Riverston Dubai is opening in Dubai this September, which is the first small-class boutique school that will focus on a personalized approach to learning.
The school in the UAE will form classes with no more than 16 children. The total educational institution can accommodate 300 people.
The school is a partner of Riverston in the UK, which celebrated its 90th anniversary in 2016. The London School supports children with difficulties in communication, which include dyslexia, autism spectrum disorder (ASD), attention deficit disorder.
The Riverston Dubai School will work in accordance with the National Curriculum of England.
David Beck, the principal, said: “Riverston is a small school with small classes and a real family atmosphere. Each child will have an individual training program. We guarantee that each child will receive personal care. ”
It is worth saying that David Beck has 28 years of experience as a teacher, 11 years as a leader, seven years as a deputy or assistant manager and four years as a director in the UK and beyond.
It is expected that the school will conduct an early assessment of the abilities of each child to compile an individual training plan and timetable.
Tuition fees start at 67.5 thousand dirhams ($ US 18.3 thousand) for the FS2 program.
2.Abu Dhabi will open new schools, co-founded by the government and private companies together.
This decision was made after a series of studies on the subject of what educational services society needs. New educational institutions will reduce the financial burden on citizens and residents of the country, create an environment for the upbringing of children.
Tuition fees in new schools will be lower than the average for the market, it is planned to be between 20 and 30 thousand dirhams a year.
It should be noted that shortly before this decision the prices for tuition for the 2018-2019 school year have been fixed at current price in neighboring Dubai.
Parents were happy to take this news, noting that the school should be “competitive in the academic sense.” The results of multiple surveys show that parents do not want to compromise between price and quality.
(The Department of Education will continue the policy of increasing tuition fees in private schools).
The first schools will be open in the next three years.