The Best IB Diploma Schools In Abu Dhabi

In this feature we’ve rounded-up the city's schools offering the Diploma programme and registered with the IB association. We’ve looked at the courses they offer, the fees for the Diploma years, published results (if any), any additional accreditation the schools might have, and compiled ADEC’s most recent views on anything and everything pertaining to the Diploma years.
The Best IB Diploma Schools In Abu Dhabi
By C Hoppe
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Al Najah Private School 

Al Najah Private School

Last Inspection Date:2015/16 

ADEC Rating: Acceptable

Additional Ratings/Accreditations: MEIBA

Published Results: Not published

IB Programmes: Diploma

Additional Curriculum: British

15 Diploma Options: biology, business and management, chemistry, English A literature, film, history, mathematics, physics, English B, French AB, Arabic B, Arabic A language, Spanish AB, English A language, business management.

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Mohammed Bin Zayed City-9, Abu Dhabi

Diploma Fees Per Annum: Dhs 28,000 (approximate as fees currently not published)

Contact: The site is currently unavailable


Specific ADEC comments on IB Diploma
There is a successful IB diploma course taught in the upper school where student numbers are still small.  While inspectors did not differentiate between Secondary and Diploma at the school, the Secondary achieved Acceptable to Good for Islamic and Arabic language, while all other subjects achieved Good ratings.

Teaching and assessment at Secondary level were also considered Good, while the curriculum was thought Acceptable.

Learning skills: Good

Teaching for effective learning: Good

Curriculum design and implementation: Acceptable

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