Top Tips to Stay Organised During Your Studies

Staying organised is crucial for academic success. With multiple subjects, extracurricular activities and assignments to juggle, staying on top of everything can seem daunting, but with the right strategies and mindset you can manage your workload efficiently and thrive in your studies. Here are some top tips to help you stay organised: 1. Utilise a […]

Combating Homesickness at Boarding School

Homesickness can be a challenging experience for students adjusting to life at a boarding school. At SISD, we understand the importance of providing comprehensive support to help students overcome homesickness and excel in their new environment.  Common Triggers of Homesickness Homesickness can be intensified by various factors that contribute to feelings of loneliness, social anxiety, […]

Celebrating International Mother Tongue Day at SISD

As we approach International Mother Tongue Day on Wednesday, February 21st, we at the Swiss International Scientific School in Dubai are excited to celebrate the rich array of languages and cultures that define our school community. With a staggering 61 mother tongue languages spoken and 101 nationalities represented, our institution truly embodies the essence of […]

Embracing Diversity in our Boarding School

Fostering an understanding of various cultures from an early age, whether through boarding or daily school experiences, plays a pivotal role in enhancing global awareness and cultural consciousness among young individuals. Multicultural education establishes a secure, inclusive, and successful learning environment for everyone. Diversity Celebration At Swiss International Scientific School Dubai, we take pride in […]

The Best Books to Read with Your Children

Creating a lifelong love for reading in children begins with the magical moments shared between parents and their little ones during storytime. Choosing the right books can not only foster a deep connection but also stimulate their imagination and curiosity. Here’s a curated list of the best books to read with your children, fostering both […]

The Importance of Encouraging Reading in Children

When it comes to childhood development, encouraging them to read from an early age is a powerful catalyst for growth and enrichment. Whether in the role of parents, caregivers, or educators, nurturing a love for reading in children of all ages is a gift that resonates throughout their formative years. Reading offers a diverse range […]

Key Extracurricular Activities for EY Students

Early Years plays a pivotal role in shaping a child’s cognitive, social, and emotional development. While the traditional classroom setting provides a solid academic foundation, extracurricular activities are instrumental in promoting a holistic learning experience. These activities not only enhance academic skills but also foster creativity, critical thinking, and interpersonal abilities. Here, we explore some […]

How our Students from Different Cultures Celebrate the Festive Season

As the year draws to a close, people from various corners of the world come together to celebrate the festive season. At SISD, we are lucky enough to host students of over 100 different nationalities, so we see families celebrating their festive seasons in many different ways. While the essence of these celebrations is universal […]

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 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 […]