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Indian High School Al Garhoud Review

The Indian High School is the junior school to the perennial popular Indian High School in Oud Metha. It currently has a Good rating, as it has had for the last 11 years.
At a glance
School phase
Primary
Inspection rating
Good
Curricula taught
Availability 2020/21
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Availability 2021/22
Annual fee average
AED 5,300
Annual fees
AED 5,169 - 5,413
Price band help
Value
Status
Open
Opening year
1961
School year
Apr to Mar
Principal
Mrs Amita Kapoor
Community
Main teacher nationality
Indian
Main student nationality
Indian

Nearby nurseries

0.7km • EYFS curriculum
0.8km • Montessori curriculum
2.3km • EYFS curriculum
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Indian High School Al Garhoud
School phase
Primary
Inspection rating
Good
Curricula taught
Availability 2020/21
close
Availability 2021/22
Annual fee average
AED 5,300
Annual fees
AED 5,169 - 5,413
Price band help
Value
Status
Open
Opening year
1961
School year
Apr to Mar
Principal
Mrs Amita Kapoor
Community
Main teacher nationality
Indian
Main student nationality
Indian
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The Indian High School is the junior school to the perennial popular Indian High School in Oud Metha. It currently has a Good rating, as it has had for the last 11 years.

The Indian High School Junior section has been rated Good for the eleventh year running in the 2019-20 KHDA inspection process.  The inspection report can be found under the Inspection report tab.  An update of this review will be completed in due course.

The Story so Far

Indian High School Junior School (Al Garhoud), was founded in 1961 and is run by a board of trustees. The junior school accommodates Pre-Primary classes Girls and Boys of Grade 1 through 4. 

What do the Inspectors Say?

This school has been ranked Good for the last 10 years in a row and is generally ranked Good and Very Good in student attainment and progress. 

What holds this school back from a Very Good, or even Outstanding rating is attention to SEND students and development of the Arabic department.

As the report notes, the school needs to "to improve attainment and progress in Arabic as an additional language, governors should ensure that teachers are qualified and are enabled to develop their effectiveness as practitioners" as well as "Accurately identify students’ additional needs according to KHDA’s Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) categories and provide challenge and support that is effectively matched to their specific learning needs."

What about Facilities? 

Facilities at the school include: a cricket Field, 3 Basketball Courts, a "Jiggle Wiggle" Play Area for KG-1 & KG-2 students, two Big Human Chess Boards, one Big Human Snakes & Ladders, a Free Play Area with hopscotch and modified hopscotch. 

What are the Fees? 

Fees for The Indian High School start at AED 5169 for KG 1 and KG 2 and rise to AED 5413 for Grades 1 through Grades 4.

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