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Al Bahiya Private School

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Al Bahiya Private School in Abu Dhabi

Al Bahiya Private School information
Item Details
School name Al Bahiya Private School
Type of institute private primary school
Curriculum or Student Nationality Arabic, UAE, Islamic
Qualifications or Courses MOE, co-ed, KG-G6
Head of school Suhair Saleh (Principal)
Executive body or owner Al Falah Holding
Date founded 1997
Number of students (approx) 700
Number of staff (approx)
School area, location map Khalifa City A
Postal address PO Box 77299, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Telephone +971-2-5564666
Fax +971-2-5563559
School fees structure 14,000-21,000 dhs per year (2012-2013)
Teacher salary range 4,000-10,000 dhs per month (2012-2013)
Student satisfaction rating
3 stars from 4 votes.
Parent satisfaction rating
1 star from 2 votes.
Teacher job satisfaction rating
(by teachers, not about teachers)
1 star from 1 vote.
Voting disabled on mobile

Al Bahiya Private School admissions, reviews, notes

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2012-2013 tuition fee range is AED 14,000-15,000, additional charges of AED 1,000-2,000 for books, and AED 3,000 for transport.

Other spellings or names: AlBahia, Al Bahiyah, Al Bahia, Al Bahiyah, Al Bahiyyah, Al Bahya Private School, Al Bahia International School, Al Baldia Private School. Owned by Al Fulah or Al Falah Holding Company.

Not to be confused with Al Bahya Public School for Boys, also in Abu Dhabi but in Al Bahia - Al Shahama district. Not related to Al Baida School for Girls in Ras Al Khaimah.

[check] Principal's name also written as Suhair Salah. Started in Aug or Sep 2012. Was previously principal at RAK American Academy for Girls (in Ras Al Khaimah)?

Two websites supplied, neither have very much useful information, unknown which one is supposed to be used. Domains are and

Location map, owner's name not provided. ADEC supplied email address not monitored. Additional email might be according to FB page, but same page has incorrect or old location for school. FB page at

Expansion plans up to Grade 12 classes with new building under construction next to current school. School moved to KCA location in 2007, before that was a villa school.

Chairman of Board of Directors is Dhafer Ayed Hassan Al Ahbabi or Dhafer Ayed Hussein (Husein) Ahbabi?

Location South-West 3 district, Khalifa City A (KCA). Near Choueifat International School Khalifa City branch. Not in Mohammed Bin Zayed City (MBZ City) as given in some sources.

Schools in or near Khalifa City A close to Al Bahiya Private School

School name Founded   Tel    Level  Curriculum Qualifications School fees Reviews
Al Etihad Center for Disabilities   2012   +971-2-5563469     Arabic Special Needs   
Al Ittihad National School   2006   +971-2-5562666   K-10  Arabic, UAE, US 18,100-37,100   
British Institute for Learning Development Abu Dhabi   2010   +971-2-5566078     UK Special Needs   
Canadian International School Abu Dhabi   September 2007   +971-2-5564206   K-12  Arabic, Canadian Alberta HS Diploma 35,075-46,494  CISAD reviews 
Choueifat Khalifa City   September 2006   +971-2-5562555   K-12  Choueifat SABIS 20,000-35,300  CKC reviews 
Horizon Private School Abu Dhabi   September 2008   +971-2-5560811   K-12  UAE, US MOE, AP 20,800-39,000   
Raha International School   September 2006   +971-2-5561567   K-12  IB DP, MYP, PYP 36,100-56,900  RIS reviews 
Last update 10 June 2014
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