Abu Dhabi Education

What types of schools do most expats in your city choose for their children?
Private International Schools are the most popular choice in the expat community.
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What are some examples of these schools?
Higher College of Technology  - higher education

  • Zayed University - higher education
  • Al Khubairat (British) School - British Curriculum with English teachers
  • American Community School/American International School - American curriculum with American teachers
  • Lycee Louis Massignon - French curriculum with French-speaking teachers
  • Japanese School
  • German School

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Is there a lot of competition for spots in local schools?
Only for the top British/American curriculum schools.
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Are pre-schools also widely available (for children approx. 2 to 5 years old)?
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How are most kids transported to and from school?
Most kids are either driven by their parents or take school buses.
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When does the typical school year start and end?
The school year generally runs from September to June.
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Is there anything else I should know about local schools?
Some of the more exclusive schools are quite expensive.
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