The curriculum for the Primary Phase is designed to be lively and engaging and to meet the needs of all students, in an inclusive environment. JPS is developing increasingly close links with its sister school, GEMS Jumeirah College (JC), located near-by. JPS has more recently adopted a programme developed by a leading Educationalist - Professor Deborah Eyre - on High Performance Learning which is designed to provide a platform for teaching and learning practice, questioning selectivity, enabling students to recognise the key attributes required for success and "teaching children how to be bright". However, we have been informed that there are places at various year groups throughout the school, and this does mean that an application is worthwhile. Find out more about the senior staff's views on their school by reading our updated Experience visit here. Find School Latest Newssee the latest updates, news, information from our school management all the time. In a city where average staff turnover is between 20-25% in international schools and most staff are employed on two to three year contracts, this level of stability is a rare achievement. The School was first established in 1996 and is part of the GEMS Education group. GEMS Jumeirah Primary School broadly follows the National Curriculum for England from Foundation Stage 1 to Year 6. The costs for each item can vary as some costs are incurred only upon voluntary participation or are only required in certain years (for example: graduation fees in Grade 13). In High School, following is a list of additional expenses for students in the High School. Inspectors noted that the strengths of the school are: Indeed, with almost every key indicator found once again to be Outstanding across the key criteria measured by the inspection team, it might seem that there is not much more for JPS to do to improve. Further information can be found here. Students of different age groups rarely cross with each other and playgrounds are carefully separated. Newsletters. Students are supported by 99 (predominantly-British) full time teachers and almost as many (87) teaching assistants. The school is located in the heart of Jumeira 1, one of the best locations in the city, on the former site of the American School of Dubai. However, JPS does include information related to its students' performance in Key Stage 2 SAT assessments on their website, though this is not entirely up to date. A schedule of the current school fees is available in the ‘Application' section of this website. Details of the item required will be provided by your child’s class teacher in the first week of the term, but will include two HB pencils, an eraser, a small glue stick, a fifteen cm ruler, 12 colored pencils, a pair of round-nosed scissors and a small pencil sharpener. The senior team described JPS as a "well-oiled machine" which is managed through a process of continuous improvement. As repeatedly mentioned by the Director General of the KHDA, Dr. Abdulla Al Karam, the single most important influence on school performance is its leadership. Gems Founders School Al Mizhar. • Montessori curriculum, 1.6km
However, the teacher:student ratio at 1:15 has changed little in recent years and appears to ensure more than adequate individual attention for each child. A list of additional specialist equipment that may be required by High School students selecting some subject options will be provided at the beginning of the academic year or before a specific module as needed. GEMS Jumeirah Primary School (JPS) was established in 1996 - the first UK curriculum school opened by GEMS Education - and offers education to 1,470 students - sizable for a primary, which can be off-putting for some parents used to smaller schools. Parents, in general, rate highly the education the school offers their child, and satisfaction with academic attainment is significantly higher than average. The school reserves the right to make an earlier appointment if a suitable candidate is identified. JPS is quite remarkable in this context for a number of reasons.
Fees for the school are mid-range for a premium, high achieving school, starting at AED 40,865 per annum for Foundation Stage 1, rising quickly to AED 51,511 from FS2 through to Year 6.
In common with our usual arrangements to visit schools, WhichSchoolAdvisor.com requested JPS to invite parents, students and teachers to participate in our School Survey. As mentioned earlier, a final very strong feature of JPS is that it has priority placement at the very popular and sought-after GEMS Jumeirah College.
Students in Years 3 to 6 use the library on a twice weekly basis. One parent with whom we met, talked about the 'culture of kindness' that pervades the school, and this is particularly obvious with students being protective and taking particular care of her son with Downs Syndrome who attends JPS. +971 (0)4 344 6931, ext 205/209. EIS-Jumeirah Fee Policy for the year 2020-21, EIS-Jumeirah Tuition Fee Payment Guidelines, External examination or assessment fees (IB), Official school photographs and the School Yearbook, Replacement costs for lost or damaged books, materials or equipment. Admission Process; Fee Policy; Admission Application; KHDA; 12/13 Year Group/Grade Guidelines; Transportation; School Tours; Academic Calander; Admission Form In line with the UAE National Agenda, there is a strong focus on reading and innovation.
Take a survey The College offers resources such as Science Technicians to the Primary School, whilst JC students benefit from mentoring opportunities at JPS.
In Primary school, students from year 1 onward are asked to come to school with a pencil case containing common stationaries. JPS itself says it has a 'small school atmosphere'. • EYFS curriculum, 1.3km
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IPS-J is serving a community of over 2400 students and has become one of the premier schools in Dubai offering an American Curriculum We can offer you a wide range of careers, at all levels of the organisation and across the globe. Admissions. In many cases (including Principal Rachel Higgins), the senior staff's own children attend the school - meaning there is a very personal interest in doing the right thing. Further information can be found here. Find KHDA Latest Announcementsee the latest updates, news, information from KHDA all the time. • EYFS curriculum, 1.4km These include Dyslexia and Dyscalculia in addition to a range of mild to moderate learning or developmental challenges and staff include Speech and Language and Occupational Therapists, and three Psychologists whose main focus is on the well-being of students, parents and staff. School fees are shown as an annual figure however may be settled in three payments spread during the academic year. This is especially important in a school as inclusive as JPS - approximately 104 students are currently identified as Students of Determination with SEND requirements. It can be found in the following Best of rankings: If you are the owner or the principal of the school and note any inaccuracies, or would like to update data, you can now open an account with us.
However, like most international schools, its Achilles Heel remains the progress and attainment of students in Arabic as a first language - rated Acceptable - though Arabic as a second language and Islamic Studies have now been rated Good for both progress and attainment.
JPS aims "to develop creative, confident and inquisitive learners, who are ready to progress onto the next stage of learning by the end of the Primary Phase". Key Stage 2 students (Years 3 to 6) have access to a Science Lab and Steam Room where they are able to development their skills through Robotics. Jumeira Baccalaureate School is a private pre-KG to Grade 12 school which was established in September 2010. ... School operation during Covid-19 pandemic. Welcome to DBSJP.
A Note From The Founder. Learn more about the "feel" and facilities at JPS from our 2019 updated visit Experience here. Key knowledge, skills and understanding are identified that underpin success in education, employment, lifelong learning and personal development, and are embedded in planning and taught alongside the Ministry of Education’s UAE Social Studies and Moral Education programmes and the JPS Wellbeing curriculum.