Academic Year 2022/23
We are delighted that you are considering Jebel Ali School as the school of choice for your child/children. As a well established, much loved, community school in Dubai, we will ensure that your child’s happiness and learning are at the heart of everything we do.
To contact our Admissions team, please email email@example.com or call on +971 (0)4 884 6485.
Applications are now open for the academic year 2023 - 2024 with limited spaces available for Term 2, 2022.
Jebel Ali School accepts applications for the current and coming academic years with the following exceptions:
Year 10-11 is a two-year GCSE learning programme. Applications are only accepted for entry into Year 10 at the start of the academic year.
Year 12-13 is a two-year A-level learning programme. Applications are only accepted for entry into Year 12 at the start of the academic year.
Limited places are available throughout Secondary for this academic year.
Academic Year 2023/24
Academic Year 2024/25
As Dubai is a transitory place, do check in with our Admissions team as our waiting lists can change frequently. Your application will remain on a waiting list until you advise us to remove it or you do not respond to our communications. We will only contact you if your child is being considered for an available place or to remain on the waiting list.
Admissions Age Ranges
As a through-school, we welcome children from three years old (once they are toilet trained).
As per the KHDA cut off, we take the child’s age on 1 September to guide their academic year group.
Please refer to the KHDA Admissions and Transfer Guidelines to find out which year group your child will be placed in for Academic year 2022/23.
Jebel Ali School is a fully inclusive school and subscribes to Federal Law 29 governing admission to schools as per the KHDA Dubai Inclusive Policy framework.
Please read and understand the following process before starting on your child's application. Please see our waitlist and should you need any clarification, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Before completing the application form, please process the application fee of AED 525 (incl. 5% vat) via bank transfer. You will need to take a screenshot of your bank transfer as proof of payment and upload this into your application form. Our bank details are below;
Bank: Emirates Islamic Bank
Account Name: Jebel Ali School
Account Number: 3707623323513
Branch: Main Branch, Deira
Swift Code: MEBLAEAD
Please have the following to hand to upload into the application form:
Applicant’s Birth certificate
Applicant’s Residence Visa, if available
Applicant’s Emirates ID (front and back), if available
Parent’s Emirates ID (front and back), if available
Latest end of year report for FS2 and above
Latest interim school report (for Y1 and above mid-year applications)
Proof of application fee payment
Due to the volume of applications we receive, we endeavour to respond to you within five working days.
Entrance assessments are required for all year groups outside of FS1. Typically this involves reviewing your child/children's current reports/CAT4 scores. We may invite your child to complete an assessment in school. For secondary students, we will also review school reports and CAT4 results, as well as conduct an assessment including separate English and Maths modules. Sixth form students are invited to participate in a virtual interview/guidance meeting.
Here is a brief step-by-step guide as to how our application process works: