Its very exciting to land a great job in Dubai. Dubai is on of the best places to live with yearlong sunshine and great hospitality but when it comes to search for school in Dubai its a quite difficult and tricky stuff. Dubai is place where one can find people from almost every culture and race. To meet people’s need from different backgrounds Dubai has a wide range of schools. before selecting a school for your children you need to keep few things in your mind.
First most thing is to decide the curriculum which suits your family best. following are the curricula offered by different schools. We have explained these curricula already.
International Baccalaureate (IB)
United states High school
Indian and SABIS
Ministry of Education (MOE)
Fee structure is another important point to think over if your company is not providing education allowance. There is a huge range of fee in Dubai Starting from 5000 per year to 100,000 per year approximately. keep in mind the payoff for lower fees will be. Schools with world class facilities may cost a fortune.
Visit the school and spend some time there to observe the facilities to determine how safe and comfortable it is as your child will spend hours there. Make sure will your child be happy and safe there.Many schools offer free after schools activities but many schools charge separately for activities . Check with school what after school activities they are providing free of cost.
Another important factor in choosing a School in Dubai is location you decided to live in. As you could find yourself traveling unnecessary kilometers each day, driving children to and from school and activities. Try to find availability of places in school in your neighborhood. long distances make children tired and affect their performance at school.
Above are the key points to keep in mind while choosing a school in Dubai but few more things one wants to consider are
- What is the mission and vision of school?
- What qualifications teachers posses and criteria of hiring?
- Admission requirements.