Welcome to the Newlands School official Q and A page. Here we ask the questions, and the school answers directly. It is its chance to have its say on specific areas you have told us you want to know about. If you think there are additional questions we should be asking you may contact us here.
At Newlands School, we find every child's strengths and build on them.
We provide a personal education at affordable fees.
We value high achievement and character development.
Newlands children are active contributors to the community of Dubai.
We have a mix of 53nationalities in our school.
FS 1 - FS 2
Year 2 - Year 9
A great education that enables each student to make the most of their potential and strengths.
A route to high academic achievement and all-around character development.
First class teaching that motivates and engages learners.
An international outlook that encourages innovation and resilience.
A school where they are always welcome and where they will be positively engaged.
Children at Newlands School have a wide a variety of extra-curricular activities to improve physical and mental health.
We encourage students to eat healthy food and drink plenty of water throughout the day to stay hydrated. Water available for free in the school. Healthy living includes both physical and emotional wellness. We make sure our students stay happy and energetic during school and after school.
We encourage healthy eating policy at Newlands.
No crispy/crisps, chocolate products, cakes, fizzy drinks are available in the school. Our school canteen provides healthy and fresh food for all the students and staff.
Students eat food in their classrooms and maintain social distancing.
We open at 7:00 am for Newland Parents so they can drop off early.
Yes, we have a school uniform.
3 times a year.
Yes, we have separate classes and Arabic teachers for students.
English, Arabic and French
Yes, as per KHDA regulation.
Yes, we have beautiful prayer rooms. One for boys and one for girls.
CEM, ASPECTS, BASE, CAT4, IGCSE
N/A at present
We have a great SEN/EAL department as well as a gifted talented leader, who offers extensive support. All lessons are differentiated and children get individual homework and personal attention.
Yes, all the SMT are qualified and very experienced in SEN including the full range. Many teachers also have this knowledge.
Yes, we have a Parent Council.
Yes, Biweekly sessions for all new parents. We offer training in all IT aspects etc to help the parents become familiar with what we do and how to use the system.
Newlands School is a Best of school, a ranking determined by parent surveys on the site. It can be found in the following Best of rankings:
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