Address: P.O. Box 79043, Dubai, UAE
Telephone: (+971) 4 232 5552
Fax: (+971) 4 232 5151
Teaching language: English
School hours: 7:50am to 12:30pm in FS1, or 2:45pm in Years 1 to 13
Deira International School is a private, not-for-profit school in Dubai Festival City, founded in 2005. It has a diverse student body with 75 nationalities represented and about 1,200 pupils. It aims to provide a high-quality international education which remains sensitive to UAE culture and tradition. The primary and secondary schools each has its own well-equipped building with a library, art block, music rooms, and computer and science laboratories. The school also has a gym, a business studies centre and a grass sports field. The school follows the National Curriculum for England and later the IB Diploma Programme in Years 12 to 13.