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Schools and nurseries in Palm Jumeirah

Here are some of the top schools and nurseries in Palm Jumeirah

Words by Shanon D'Souza in The Guides · Jul 9th, 2017

A good education is very important in order to equip today's youth with the skills they need in a global and ever-changing world. The wonderful and pristine educational institutions available in Palm Jumeirah offer parents some of the best choices for parents with regards to schooling options in Dubai. The cozy lifestyle coupled with beautiful seaside views and an array of schooling options for young families makes being a resident in Palm Jumeirah a truly unique and exciting prospect.

1. Asya's Nursery

Asya's Nursery is an inspiring place for the young mind and comprised of seven classrooms suitable for children between the ages of 45 days to 4 years old. The curriculum is centered around the English Curriculum for Early Years. All Asya's nursery teachers have CACHE Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce or higher. 

The nursery runs from the end of August to June over 183 days, and 3 terms. The fees vary depending on the timings chosen for the child. From 8 am to 1 pm the fees are AED 57,115, from 8 a to 3 pm the fees are AED 70, 200 and from 8 am to 6 pm the fees are AED 77,890. Afternoon care from 1:30 pm to 6 pm is AED 33, 500.

Location: Shoreline Apartments Building 10, Al Das, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Contact Details:  +971 4 435 6627 or send them an email at [email protected].

2. Babilou Nursery

The story of  Babilou Nursery began first in March 2003 when Rodolphe and Edouard Carle opened their doors committed to children's learning and knowledge. The nursery follows a blended curriculum of many different styles of learning such as the EYFS (British Curriculum), Reggio Emilia, Montessori and Emmi Pickler. The nursery keeps in mind the concerns of working parents who might want a flexible schedule. The age group enrolled at this nursery varies from 10 weeks to four years old.

The nursery is open from 8 am to 6 pm and these are not a representative of class timings. Fees vary depending on the child and their chosen schedule, in order to register please go to their new registration page.

Location: Golden Mile Galleria Building 3 Mezzanine Level, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Contact Details: 800 BABILOU (2224568)

3. Redwood Montessori Nursery

One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child ~ Maria Montessori

Redwood Montessori Nursery follows the principles of the Montessori method of teaching to instruct its pupils. The method balances preschoolers need for freedom and structure. Montessori teaching methodologies are practised in many countries around the world and this entails a better and smarter learning environment for young children. The method follows an arts-rich curriculum with an emphasis on practical life, music, language, mathematics, sensorial exercises, sports and cultural enrichment. 

Timings for the nursery are from 8 am to 1 pm. Before and after-school care is from 7:30 am to  8:00 am for the early bird timings. After-school care is from 1:00 pm onwards and the Redwood Enrichment Programme timings are from 2 pm to 4 pm. After-school runs from 1:00 pm to 6.00 pm.

Fees vary depending on the timings and sessions that the child is enrolled in and further details for tuition fees can be found on their Admission page

Location: Golden Mile, Palm Dubai, United Arab Emirates. 

Contact Details: +971 5 235 2593 or send an email to [email protected].

4. American School Of Dubai

American School of Dubai is an impeccable learning environment that takes care of the various needs and wants of their pupils. The school has over 1, 600 students and maintains a strong K-12 curriculum. The American school of Dubai is affiliated and accredited by many reputable organisations. Some of which are Middle States Association of Colleges and schools (MSA), Buffalo State, The State University of New York and Middle East South Asia Conference (MESAC). Parents and prospective students can visit the school and go on a campus tour to get familiar with the school environment. 

Tuition fees vary depending on the grade the child is studying and currently enrolled in, from AED 81, 225 to AED 115, 844. 

Location: American School of Dubai, Intersection of First Al Khail & Hessa Street, Opposite the Saudi German Hospital, Al Barsha, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Contact Details: +971 4 395 0005

5. The International School Of Choueifat

The International School of Choueifat is an excellent school that designs its curriculum by SABIS. Like many similar SABIS schools around the world, the school is highly academic, non-selective, co-educational, English-medium, independent day school. Students will be benefitting from state of the art facilities such as a library, three computer labs, three science labs, gymnastics and ballet rooms, two swimming pools, a grass football field, and outdoor courts. 

For details on school admissions requirements, fees and to book a campus tour parents and students will have to visit the admission process page.

Location: The International School of Choueifat – Dubai Hessa Street Al Sufouh 2 area, Jumeirah, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Contact Details: +971 4 399 9444 or send an email to [email protected].