Rashid School for Boys

Website Age     Infant Junior Senior
www.rsbdubai.sch.ae From 4 to 18 Yes Yes Yes
Address Admissions
PO Box 2861
UAE - Dubai

Tel: (+971 4) 3361300

Fax: (+971 4) 3361407

Email: jow@rsb.sch.ae

Headmaster Glyn Kilsby
Deputy Head Mark Shahparaki
Co-Head Primary (KS1 and FS) Michelle France
Co-Head Primary (KS2) Alison Dawson
Faculty Curriculum
UK National Curriculum
Qual/Exam Types Nationalities
KS2 NCT, GCSE, A/S Level, A Level, SATs
Enrolment Fee

Total: 600

Special Needs Provision

Rashid School for Boys was established in 1986, by His Highness Sheikh Maktoum Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, The school offers high quality education to UAE Nationals aged from three to eighteen. The school has outstanding levels of equipment and resources and is located on a beautiful campus in Nad Al Sheba. For pupils from KG 1 through to Year 13, Rashid School for Boys has developed an innovative curriculum based on the UK National Curriculum and sections of the UAE Ministry of Education Curriculum.

The school is divided into two sections. The Primary Section is three form entry and is based in a well resourced building, which was completed in 2003. The atmosphere in the section is lively and exciting, and developments throughout the curriculum keep the Primary Section at the leading edge of international education.

Each year group has two classrooms and an activity area and the school is built around a large library and learning resource area. There are specialist rooms for ICT and music. Students are well supported by an active Learning Support Department and every class also has an experienced teaching assistant to support the class teacher. The active use of ICT by all the members of the section helps make learning an enjoyable and rewarding experience.

The Secondary Section is equally well resourced and a combination of small class sizes and imaginative teaching leads to a stimulating and positive learning environment. In Key Stage 3 students follow courses based on the UK (English) National Curriculum, but modified for UAE Nationals learning in a second language. At Key Stage 4 students choose from a selection of both GCSE and non-GCSE options, depending on their level of language skill. In Year 12, students can choose between AS Levels, A-levels or a one year High School Diploma course. The HSD course is internally accredited and can be awarded at one of four levels: pass, merit, distinction and advanced.

Students from Rashid School have been successful at leading universities around the world and many are now taking on important roles within the growing emirate of Dubai. If you would like to learn more about Rashid School for Boys please visit our website or contact the school.

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