Dubai International School was founded in 1985. The school is located in the heart of Dubai with one branch situated in Al Garhoud area and another in Al Qoz area. The chosen locations of the branches make it suitable to serve the most populated areas in Dubai and the northern Emirates.
The school follows the American Curriculum (California CCSS and NGSS) in English, Math, Sciences, Social Sciences, Commercial Sciences, Physical Education, Art, and Music. Arabic, Islamic Education and Social Studies follow the Ministry of Education curriculum. The school’s programs are designed to meet the vision and mission of the school, and they are continuously modified accordingly. Highly qualified and experienced heads of departments together with the school’s curriculum coordinator monitor the implementation of each program in each department.