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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Due to the forecasted adverse weather conditions, and adhering to KHDA guidelines, the school will be closed tomorrow. We will move to distance learning and details have been sent via email.
As always, our priority is the safety of our school community and we will update tomorrow on the plans for Wednesday.
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We hope you all had a restful break!

Reminder that from tomorrow we are returning to our regular school timings which can be found in the parent portal section of our website.

See you tomorrow!
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Discover insightful articles about education from Nord Anglia`s Education Publication "INSIGHTS". From topics like metacognition, AI in Education, soft skills and mental health written by experts, there`s something for everyone.

Click the link in our bio to discover.

#NordAngliaEducation #IBSchool
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Eid Mubarak! Wishing our community a joyous Eid al-Fitr filled with love, blessings, and togetherness. May this special day be a celebration of peace and harmony for all. ...

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Dive into our latest blog, and discover 10 useful ways to stay organised and study efficiently.

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Our students` inspiring Ted Talks from our TedX Youth event in February are now all live on our website.

Click the link in our bio to watch!

#TedxYouth #IBSchool
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April is World Autism Month.

After Spring Break our students will engage in activities to support awareness. Let’s move past autism acceptance, and focus on inclusivity, understanding and celebration!

#weareallequal #weallbelong #worldautismmonth #neurodiversity
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Congratulations to our two outstanding student ambassadors, Serena and Grigorii, who will be representing SISD at the prestigious Nord Anglia Education - UNICEF Summit in Houston this June!

They will have the chance to embark on a journey to develop global connections, gain diplomatic and leadership experience, dive into data analysis, and acquire invaluable real-world skills.

#StudentAmbassadors #IBSchool #BilingualSchool #BoardingSchool #BoardingSchoolDubai
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