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Key facts about our school

Languages Taught

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Spanish
  • French
  • German

Nationalities

84+

Nationalities

Languages of Instruction

  • English

Curriculum

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

Maximum Students

1800

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

EYFS

7 : 1

Primary/Secondary

12 : 1
Average Class Size

EYFS

20

Primary/Secondary

24

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

Monday 01 January

New Year's Day

Sunday 07 January

Start of Term 2

Monday 08 January

Years 11 & 13 Options Evening

Tuesday 09 January

Year 4 Explorer Day

17 November 2017

BIS Abu Dhabi Students Takeover for World Children's Day

STUDENTS TAKEOVER FOR WORLD CHILDREN’S DAY

World Children's Day
14 November 2017

Part-Time FS1 Places Available at the British International School Abu Dhabi

The British International School Abu Dhabi is pleased to announce th...

Part-Time FS1 Places Available from January 2018
12 November 2017

What's the right age to get my child a tablet?

Deciding what is the right age for your child to begin using technol...

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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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