Secondary School Programme
Years 7 to 11, Key Stages 3 and 4

We provide students in our Secondary school with a stimulating British National curriculum, leading to IGCSE qualifications and our A Level program. These qualifications are internationally recognized for entry into higher education or employment.

Students benefit from personalized learning with small class sizes and strong support. We value and celebrate our students’ achievements.  We regard a close working relationship between school and home as vital to the success of each student.

Years 7 to 8 

The following subjects are compulsory

•   English (Language & Literature)

•   Second Language (Hindi / French)

•   Mathematics

•   Humanities (History, Geography, UAE Social Studies)

•   Science (Biology, Chemistry, Physics)

•   Arabic

•   Islamic Studies (Muslim Students) PSHE (For Non-Muslims)

Years 9 to 11

Students in Year 9 are offered the following subjects in the IGCSE program (Edexcel Board).
Choices for the subjects are made during Year 8, which are studied in depth starting in Year 9.

A minimum of eight subjects are compulsory; four optional subjects are to be chosen.

Compulsory Subjects Optional Subjects
English Language Biology or Economics
Hindi/French Physics or Business Studies
Mathematics ICT or Psychology
Arabic (Ministry of Education Chemistry or Accounts
Islamic Studies (Muslim Students)  
For Non- Muslim Students
Environmental Studies OR History


“A good education is the most important thing we can give our children”

- Ms. Aparna Verma, Founder, Dubai Scholars