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Key facts about our school

Languages Taught

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Spanish
  • French
  • German




Languages of Instruction

  • English


  • english national curriculum English National Curriculum
  • our philosophy Innovative Educational Philosophy

Maximum Students


School Type

Day school

Age Range

3- 18

Facilities Highlights

  • Indoor semi-Olympic sized swimming pool
  • Large and fully-equipped science labs
  • Dedicated EYFS playgrounds
Student to Teacher Ratio


7 : 1


12 : 1
Average Class Size





Our Family

Parents choose a Nord Anglia education because we offer academic, social and personal success for every student. Through opportunities to learn from the best, experiences beyond the ordinary, and the encouragement to achieve more than what they thought possible, we help our students succeed anywhere through our unique global educational offer. We do all this by investing in our people, our schools, and above all, our students.

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News & Insights Calendar

Tuesday 20 March

Battle of the Bands

Tuesday 20 March

Class reps meeting

Tuesday 20 March

GCSE PE Moderation

Wednesday 21 March

FS mark making workshop

28 February 2018

World Class students

Cambridge Winners 2018
25 February 2018

Environmental Awareness Day

Environmental Awareness Day

18 February 2018

The Case for CAS

This week’s article from Mr. Kenning explains and explores the Creat...

07 February 2018

The Best Teachers

The Best Teachers


Our location

The British International School, Abu Dhabi

PO Box 60968
Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates
Physical Address: Behind Abu Dhabi University

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