How to Reach Us: How Far is SISD From You?

An internationally minded, culturally diverse centre of education Here at Swiss International Scientific School Dubai we’re lucky to welcome students from over 100 different nationalities, speaking 40 different languages. We pride ourselves as one of the most culturally diverse schools in the Middle East and want to actively embrace the cultures and traditions of all […]

What Are The Benefits Of Attending An International Boarding School?

As a leading private school in Dubai, we take pride in offering a unique and enriching experience for students from across the globe. Our international boarding school is located in the heart of the thriving city of Dubai, offering a distinctive and exciting location for our students to study in. There are a plethora of […]

How we support EAL students at SISD

Learning a new language can be a daunting task but learning a new language to be used in the context of one’s education can feel much more so. Here at SISD, we want every student to succeed especially those who must learn English as a second language in addition to all their other work. Our […]

What are the benefits of weekly boarding? 

In the last few years, weekly boarding has become an increasingly popular option for parents. Weekly boarding means students stay at the boarding school Monday to Friday and return home at the weekend. This option provides a balance between the boarding experience and the comforts of home.    Weekly boarding offers students qualified academic support  Our […]

What are the Benefits of Nursery Rhymes?

This week at SISD we celebrated World Nursery Rhyme Week. Nursery rhymes aren’t just songs that we never seem to forget even well into adulthood; they are actually incredibly beneficial to children, fostering creativity, cognitive development, and physical skills.  Nursery rhymes aid in literacy and language development Firstly, nursery rhymes are beneficial for literacy and […]

The Benefits of Play Based Learning 

In a world that often emphasises formal education and structured lessons, the concept of play-based learning is gaining momentum. It’s a method that encourages children to learn through play, exploration, and imagination. The benefits of a play-based learning environment are multifaceted, with profound implications for a child’s cognitive, social, and emotional development. At SISD we […]

Dubai 30×30 Fitness Challenge: Wellness at SISD

At Swiss International Scientific School Dubai (SISD), we continually strive to provide our students with an education that emphasizes not only academic excellence but also the importance of physical health and overall well-being. In line with our commitment to nurturing the development of well-rounded individuals, we are excited to delve into the Dubai 30×30 Fitness […]

World Mental Health Day 10th October

In a world that never seems to stop, where we’re constantly juggling responsibilities, expectations, and the whirlwind of daily life, it’s crucial to take a moment to pause, reflect, and prioritise our mental health. World Mental Health Day, observed on the 10th of October this year, serves as a global reminder that mental well-being is […]

How to support your child moving to boarding school

Sending your child to a boarding school is a significant milestone in both their life journey and your own as a parent. It marks the beginning of a unique educational experience that fosters your child’s independence. At Swiss International School, we recognise the importance of a seamless transition into the world of boarding school.   Understanding […]

Everything You Need to Know About Visiting SISD 

When it comes to choosing the right school for your child, a visit to the campus can provide valuable insights. Here at SISD, we are committed to providing academic excellence through our classes in a truly unique experience.   The Welcome  Your journey will begin with a warm welcome at the school’s entrance. Our friendly staff […]