Why choose GEMS International School, Al Khail
Why choose GEMS International School, Al Khail?
The GEMS International Baccalaureate (IB) experience: sustaining natural curiosity and amplifying the desire to learn.
We are committed to delivering a continuous IB education for all students through the Primary Years Programme (PYP), Middle Years Programme (MYP) and the Diploma Programme (DP), thereby providing the ideal preparation for entry of the world's top universities.
The GEMS IB education strategy, spearheaded by the former Director-General of the IB, has seen our UAE schools consistently score above-average in the IB assessments over recent years in comparison to the rest of the world.
All our teachers receive rigorous and continuous IB training and we have IB-accredited trainers.
We place an emphasis on developing strong character and leadership qualities, important characteristics for today's 21st century learners; our students participate in international and regional competition including, The World Scholar's Cup, Model United Nations and more
Our school was purpose-built to deliver IB programmes; developments include 11 dedicated science labs, a digitally connected design technology lab for middle year student, advanced communication teaching facilities including an on-site TV station and more
The IB at a glance:
- Fastest growing educational system in the world.
- Offers a rigorous integrated programme with great breadth of study.
- Incorporates teaching practice from around the world.
- Encourages exploratory learning, problem solving and high level thinking.
- Fosters global citizenship.