Welcome to One of The Top British Schools in Dubai!
Located in Dubailand, next to The Villa, Dubai
The Aquila School is an exciting British international school in Dubai, UAE offering a well-developed and creative learning program available at our safe and secured school premises or the comforts of your home through distance learning option. Our experienced and passionate staff are committed to ensuring every child develops a love of learning and acquires the skills and knowledge they need for the future.
As part of the International Schools Partnership (ISP), The Aquila School opened in September 2018 to serve the growing educational needs of the flourishing communities of The Villa, Dubai Land, Silicon Oasis, and other nearby locations in Dubai. As a leading primary school and British nursery school in Dubai, we cater for children from FS1 to Year 8 (ages 2.8 to 13) with Year 9 opening in September 2021* (*Subject to KHDA approval).
Enrol Your Child at The Best British School in Dubai
Being a leading English school in Dubai, We offer an exciting and creative programme, based on the British curriculum, combining science, technology, engineering, math, and the arts, to children enriched to meet the needs of our culturally diverse community.
We have been rated Outstanding in all areas by British School Overseas, and we were also awarded the Best Design Education Project of the Year at the Design Middle East Awards 2018, a testament to the quality and design of The Aquila School’s campus and facilities.
We are proud that our leadership team successfully elevated their previous schools to an Outstanding rating, so you can be sure your child’s education is in safe hands at one of the best and most easily affordable British school in Dubai.
Why Choose The Aquila School
ADMISSIONS OPEN FOR
FS1 TO YEAR 9*
*Year 9 opening in September 2021. Subject to KHDA approval
We are part of the International Schools Partnership (ISP),a focused, growing and financially secure group of 46 schools, which ensures outstanding international learning connections, quality assurance and excellent governance.
Being part of ISP also allows for more international opportunities for our secondary school pupils, such as the Model United Nations and Buddy Exchange Programme.
World-Class Campus and Facilities
EXCELLENT SPORTS FACILITIES
Including two large sports halls, two swimming pools, a multi-purpose astro pitch, a dance studio, and shaded outdoor play areas.
DIGITAL LEARNING & ICT
At our British international school in Dubai, We have invested in the latest technology to enhance our teaching and learning, including tablets, Chrome books and interactive panels for classroom use across the curriculum.
MUSIC, ARTS & PERFORMING ARTS
Our well-equipped art, music and dance facilities encourage young artists of all abilities to build their self-confidence, imagination and creativity.
DESIGN TECHNOLOGY & FOOD TECHNOLOGY
Our curriculum has an emphasis on design and technology – children make things, take things apart, and discover how things work!
The Aquila School was featured in the last Gulf News Special Issue on the Top Schools in the UAE. Page 8 Our Principal, Mr. Wayne Howsen, shared some of the changes that took place at The Aquila School over the last few months, with Gulf News in a recent article. Page...
"If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else." – Booker T. Washington On Wednesday 6th May 2020, we hosted a virtual iftar for our families. We want to thank all of our families who shared their pictures with us. These were lovely to see and was a reminder...
Our International Learning Opportunities Don’t Stop – ISP Launches the Virtual Buddy Exchange Programme
Many of our International Learning Opportunities have been postponed because of the COVID-19 outbreak, but we don’t believe that these opportunities should stop. Taking into consideration the incredible success of the ISP Buddy Exchange Programme (BEP), we are excited...
We are part of a global group of schools
We are truly international working in partnerships within and across regions, cultures and languages.