Bilingual Day & Boarding
IB School in the heart of Dubai

What sets us apart?

Join our international community of learners in the heart of Dubai
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Internationally-minded
and bilingual

With 100 nationalities of families and 40 mother-tongue languages spoken, we are one of the most cosmopolitan and diverse schools in the Middle East.

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Educating for a
Better Future

One of the only IB continuum schools globally, offering a bilingual and exciting curriculum, our students are inspired to become confident, lifelong learners, ready to embrace the challenges and opportunities of a global world – and make a difference. 

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Inclusive, innovative and academically rigorous

We encourage and support all our students to become successful, global minded, enthusiastic lifelong learners who will confidently take advantage of future opportunities and help make a difference.

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A boarding environment
like no other

Luxury and purpose-built boarding houses on campus offer our students the opportunity to enjoy a boarding school experience in one of the safest and most dynamic cities in the world. 

Welcome message from our Principal

Ruth Burke
Principal/CEO

Bienvenue
Willkommen
مرحباً

Learning
Streams

We offer three
unique educational
programme

Learning Streams

We offer three unique educational programme
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English-French
Bilingual Programme
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English-German
Bilingual Programme
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IB STEAM Programme
(French/German as an additional language)

IB Programmes & Pathways

FOR AGES3-11

FOR AGES11-16

FOR AGES16-18

FOR AGES16-18

Inspiring
Excellence

Admissions

Our Curriculum

Our Boarding School

Our Facilities

Our Teachers

More facts about SISD

100+

Nationalities

8:1

Student : Teacher

2150+

Students

60+

After-School Activities

1:1

EAL support

20+

Language Support Teachers

LATEST NEWS

What’s On
At SISD

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More exciting news from our Grade 12 cohort!

We are proud to share that Rudy has received four university offers for Business Management from Kings College London, Queen Mary University, City University of London, and SOAS University of London. No small feat, congratulations Rudy!
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Monday marks the beginning of class photos.

Parents - your child`s photo time and date will be emailed shortly.
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Just 1 WEEK until our much-anticipated International Day!

Save the date: March 7, 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM.

Get ready for a school-wide celebration of culture, diversity, and fun! See you there!
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The offers keep rolling in - our seniors are unstoppable!

Marta has received five offers from prestigious universities, and Edinburgh University`s Architecture program is ranked number 1 in Scotland and in the top 10 in the UK. What an achievement—bravo, Marta!

#RussellGroup #UniOffers #LeadingUniversities #IBSchool #BilingualSchool #BoardingSchool
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Join us this Thursday at 8:15 AM in the MPR for a crucial Safeguarding Presentation!

Megan La Caze, Head of Secondary, Brian Cleary, Deputy Head of Secondary (Pastoral), and Saskia Theres, Designated Safeguarding Lead, will address teen issues and share valuable insights on keeping our children safe.
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More university offers coming in! Congratulations to Efe, who has received 5 offers so far; including three from top Russell Group universities in the UK, and located across 3 different countries - to study Psychology and Law.

Congratulations Efe!

#RussellGroup #UniOffers #LeadingUniversities #IBSchool #BilingualSchool #BoardingSchool
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Date for the diary - IBDP Grade 12 Art Exhibition!
Date: Open from March 8th
Location: 2nd and 3rd floors of the Parent Cafe
All parents, students, and staff are invited to explore the exhibition and witness the talents of our Grade 12 IBDP students. This exhibition is an opportunity for our students to share the culmination of their artistic journey during the IBDP, reflecting their creativity, dedication, and unique perspectives.

#IBArt #IBDP #IBSchool #BilingualSchool #BoardingSchool #BoardingSchoolDubai
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