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AS/A LEVEL ORIENTATION: 9:00 -11:00 am

Calendar for 2017-2018

Ramadan Iftar at Dubai Gem

We would like to thank our sponsors for their kind donations and parents / guests for attending the Ramadan Iftar on the 11th June 2017

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Uniform Recycling Campaign

Dubai Gem will be running the Uniform Recycling Campaign once again       in September 2017. Click here to read more

Ramadan Charity Drive


Article in the Khaleej Times


Winning Green Awards – a norm at DGPS

This is the third consecutive year wherein DGPS has been declared as winners in most of their recycling campaigns. This year DGPS has bagged four awards for their recycling efforts in collecting cans, plastic, toners and mobiles. The winners of the Environmental Drawing Competition were also announced during the same ceremony. Nandini Lalwani of Year 10 received the First place and Sneha Kanth received the First merit for the Category 3 Sustainable Cities and Communities. – Click here for the full article

It’s been an epic 12 days of The Maths Ninja Challenge, with 471,064 points being scored by over 15,000 students at 89 schools across the Middle East. We’d like to offer our congratulations to the students (Year 7-10) of DGPS who have participated and ranked 8th out of 89 schools in the Middle East with 12,876 points and 21 medals.

AS Level Admissions (External Students)

 Application forms for the AS Level (Grade 12 ) may be collected from the Secondary School Office from 15th May 2017 between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm.

Important Announcement- New Admissions

We regret to inform that admissions to Yr 1 (All), Yr 5 (Girls) & Yr 6 (Boys) are closed due to unavailability of seats.

Nursery Admissions

Admissions for the Nursery for the Year 2017-2018 will be starting on the 10th April. 

Age group – Lower Nursery – 1.3 year -2.3 years (as of September 2017)

Upper Nursery – 2.3  years – 3.2 years (as of September 2017)

The Nursery is now situated in a new location in Al Hudaiba, on a quiet street with plenty of parking space, spacious area, plenty of space for outdoor play, gardening and free play. Bright airy classrooms,                         “a home away from home”.

Please feel free to visit the nursery anytime between 9-11 Sun – Thurs for a Nursery tour or contact Mrs. Rumana on 0559673757 or 043453550 for further details. Limited seats as children from  the Nursery get automatically transferred to FS1 in the following year.

 Location of the Nursery: Street 3A, Villa 7, Al Hudaiba

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Giving is a value we all cherish. In DGPS we continue with this philanthropic vision of the leaders of the country. The students of the school donated 440 blankets to the Emirates Red Crescent society (to beat the cold for Syrian Refugees) on Thursday 23rd March 2017.  We wish for goodness and bliss for all.


    DGPS win Inter-School Quiz Competition 2017 

Congratulations to  Pashan Sidhwa and Partha Shetty of Year 10 for winning the Al Diyafah High School Inter-School Quiz Competition on March 2, 2017,  with a sterling performance, beating five other strong teams along the way.


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 Thank you DGPS Community for making the Carnival a grand success.




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Can Collection Campaign The second cycle of our Can Collection campaign has started on the 29th of Jan and will go on for 3 weeks. Once again, class teachers/Eco warriors will keep a track of individual records of cans brought in by the students. Our incentives to the students will be similar to our last cycle of the Can Collection Drive. * more than 50 cans – will be eligible for a certificate * more than 100 cans – will join us to Zabeel Park to deposit our cans on the 23rd of February, 2017 during the school hours. Reminder: The students need to be informed that the cans can be brought in only after they are rinsed and should be deposited with their class teachers and not at the gate. Together, We Can

Click here for more details on the schedule for the year. 

The Year 2017 is observed as ‘Year of Giving’ in the UAE.

In DGPS there is a continuous approach to recognize and value the effort of the ancillary staff.

The Heroes behind the scenes!

On Sunday 22.01.17, the morning assembly was dedicated to them to appreciate their collective endeavour in preparation for the DSIB visit. During the day, the students gathered in the newly developed Happiness Room to thank each one of them with a meal pack.

The smiles planted on the faces of students and staff were heartwarming and beautiful to see.


Dear Parents,

KHDA expects all parents to fill in the online Parent survey at the following link: https:// It is important to select the correct school name from the list before answering the questions. We value your feedback and look forward to your support in our forthcoming inspection . Should you have any difficulty in filling the survey, please contact the admin office and we will be happy to assist you. Thank you for your support

Humera Ibrahim, Principal

Dubai Gem Private School is delighted to acknowledge and celebrate the outstanding achievement of their students in the June 2016 Cambridge Examination Session List of Cambridge Outstanding Learner Award winners from the United Arab Emirates : DUBAI GEM PRIVATE SCHOOL

Dubai Gem is a proud participant of the Guinness World Records for the largest collection of Stationery in UAE

We would like to thank all parents and students who participated in the Stationery drive organised by Mr. Venkatraman Krishnamoorthy under the patronage of Dubai Chamber’s Centre for Responsible Business initiative ‘Engage Dubai’ and with the support of Emirates Red Crescent.

We are pleased to announce that our school collected 255.15 kgs of stationery towards the drive.

For more information click on Article in the Khaleej Times


Invitation to join the Advisory Board

Parents, alumni members, staff members, professionals within the community who are interested in joining the advisory board are invited to submit their resumes to the Directors. After reviewing the credentials of the applicants the Directors will invite the selected members to join the Advisory Board. Members of the board must share the vision and mission of the school and must be able to think globally and put aside their personal agenda. All application should be sent to the following email address:

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We have a few seats left in the Lower Nursery (1.3-2 year). First preference would be given to siblings of students registered at the school. Children from the Upper nursery  get direct admission into FS1 unless there is an issue that needs to be reviewed. To avoid disappointments  and for further inquiries please contact Ms. Rumana Abdulla, Nursery Director on number 04 3453550 or 055  9673757.  Click here for the Location map


We would like to congratulate our students who participated in the 3rd Inter-School Competition ‘Young Business Talent Hunt 2016’. Around 1200 students (290 teams) from 40 schools across Dubai and Sharjah participated in this event.

DGPS bagged First place in two categories out of three:

Advertisement Design Pranay Manghnani, Osama Waseem, Amrit Raj Kumar, Shravan Kumar (Grade 13) .

Proposal for New Mobile Application Fathima Aalia Amjard, Akansha Goyal, Zoha Yaseen, Urvashi Gandhi (Grade 12)

Urvashi  Gandhi  also got a special prize for BEST SPEAKER. On behalf of the management I would like to congratulate the participants and the winners. Our deep appreciation to all the teachers who supported, guided and accompanied the students over the two days of competition!

Shuttle Time Dubai Schools Championship

The Second Shuttle Time Schools Tournament of the year had a fitting finale at the India Club on the 26th of October where Dubai Gem Private School retained the Girls Under 12 title for the second consecutive year.  The team members that emerged victorious: Nishita Manish Bulchandani, Tanika Neetu Sequeira, Hishita Rajwani, Sanika Dhawan Gurav,  Delreen Cyrus Virji, Aditi Rakesh Vasudevan.

We would like to congratulate the entire team for their efforts and the parents and the PE department for supporting and guiding them.

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New School Uniform

The new contact number for Zaks Uniform is 800 9257.

                 School Communicator (D6)- For New Admissions

We would request all parents of students (New Admissions) who have been admitted to Dubai Gem Private School this year to kindly download the D6 communicator which is the app the school uses to communicate with Parents.

Please click on this link and follow steps involved in downloading the School Communicator If you have any problems downloading the app, kindly contact the school for assistance.

Welcome to Dubai Gem

When we look at Dubai Gem today, we see not only a full-fledged institution, but also a school which creates a nurturing environment for students. It is a renowned for its academic accomplishments, unity, and notable professional teaching staff. Currently, Dubai Gem is based on two sites: a Nursery located in Satwa, and the Foundation, Primary and Secondary School situated in Oud Metha.

Dubai Gem follows the British Curriculum leading to ‘O’, ‘AS’, ‘A’ Levels. It is affiliated to the Cambridge University of London and is recognized by the Ministry of Education, Dubai. The school aims at developing an international tone and providing an educational atmosphere that promotes  responsibility and choice. Emphasis is placed on the active participation of students in all fields, leading to their overall progress. The language of instruction and communication is English and the majority of text books used is imported from the United Kingdom.

Welcome to a new school year! I am delighted and honored to be appointed Principal of Dubai Gem Private School. Our school community is dedicated to the development of each student and will work tirelessly to ensure all students are successful and become lifelong learners. Our main goal is to ensure that every student is provided the highest quality of education possible in a safe and supportive learning environment.  Working together as a team with our staff and parents, I am committed to helping each student achieve their very best.  Every student is valued and worthy of our best effort.

Results of the Board Examinations conducted in May/June 2016 have been very impressive. We can confidently say that attainment at the IGCSE level is Outstanding. Individual performances of some students has been spectacular. Ayaan Mehta with 9 A* and Prathna Lal, Jash Bherwani and Soham Joshi with 8A* lead the list which has more than 75 % of our students getting between A* –  C.

It is a privilege to lead this learning community. I believe that parents, teachers, support staff, community and administration all have important roles to encourage our children to become active, life-long learners. It is my sincere desire to lead a community that will provide opportunities for our students to acquire the skills to become productive citizens in our vastly changing society.

I believe that all of us – the school and the community – must work together in an extended family environment to ensure success for all our students.  With that in mind, you are invited to be an active participant at Dubai Gem.  Whether you are a classroom volunteer, a member of the Parent Support Team, Clubs and Activities volunteer, Blood Donation sponsor or chaperone for our community service programmes, you are encouraged to be involved.

Together we can make a difference as we strive towards our journey for Excellence.

Looking forward to an exciting and rewarding academic year.

Humera Ibrahim


About Us

Dubai Gem Nursery

 The Nursery is now situated in a new location in Al Hudaiba, on a quiet street with plenty of parking space, spacious area, ample space for outdoor play, gardening and free play. Bright airy classrooms,  “a home away from home”.

Classes are small and activities are  many. Our aim is to simulate young minds by helping them to learn and develop through constructive play. We encourage them to listen and in return we enjoy watching them interact, learning to share and care and look forward to developing their enquiring minds and build their confidence.

Please feel free to visit the Nursery any time between 9:00 -11:00, Sunday – Thursday for a Nursery tour or contact Mrs. Rumana on 0559673757 or 043453550 for further details. There are limited seats as children from  the Nursery get automatically transferred to FS1 in the following year.

Age group – Lower Nursery – 1.3 year -2.3 years (as of September 2017)

Upper Nursery – 2.3  years – 3.2 years (as of September 2017)

 Location of the Nursery: Street 3A, Villa 7, Al Hudaiba

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We at Dubai Gem Private School believe that every child is unique and deserves the best start in life. Children develop and learn fastest in their first years of life. In order to foster this, Dubai Gem  provides a stimulating curriculum and environment to ensure that your child has every opportunity to explore, share experiences and learn basic skills. The Foundation Stage Curriculum begins in Kindergarten and is completed by the end of FS2. There are 7 areas of learning and development in the early years setting. All areas of learning and development are important and inter-connected.

The Primary School  is a thriving, happy place where children from many cultural backgrounds are encouraged to work together and “Strive for Excellence”. Our aim is for each individual to attain their best by providing children with a holistic education based on the latest developments in the UK National Curriculum 2014, tailored so that our multi-national students can thrive. We recognise that children have individual learning needs and therefore ensure that each child has an appropriate level of work to challenge them to the best of their capabilities.

The aim of our curriculum is to provide a challenging course of study with high standards that will make the students responsible learners who can not only work collaboratively, but also be accountable for their own academic and developmental progress. Students will graduate as lifelong learners who will make valuable contributions to society. The graduates will possess the necessary skills and knowledge to empower their success in our diverse and interdependent world. Students in Year 7 and Year 8 follow a common curriculum designed to provide a broad and balanced knowledge base and learning skills appropriate to high achieving students. In the year 7 & 8, students choose one language (French, Hindi or Urdu). In addition to the full range of National Curriculum subjects, students study PSHE, Art and Design and Technology.

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