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Al Dhafra Private School in Abu Dhabi

School name Al Dhafra Private School
Type of institute private profit-making K-12 school
Curriculum or Student Nationality Arabic, UK, US
Qualifications or Courses A-level, IGCSE, SAT
Head of school Daniel Bokelman (Principal)
Executive body or owner
Date founded September 1983
Number of students (approx) 1100
Number of staff (approx)
School area, location map Mohamed Bin Zayed City, Mussafah - location map
Postal address PO Box 25801, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Telephone +971-2-6108400
Fax +971-2-5599883
Email administration@dhafraschools.com
Website www.dhafraschools.com
School fees structure 22,000-38,000 dhs per year (2013-2014)
Teacher salary range 7,000-14,000 dhs per month (2012-2013)
Student satisfaction rating
3 stars from 157 votes.    
Parent satisfaction rating
3.5 stars from 33 votes.    
Teacher job satisfaction rating
(by teachers, not about teachers)
2.5 stars from 57 votes.    

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Al Dhafra Private Schools Abu Dhabi tuition fee structure and information

See also Al Dhafra Private School Al Ain.

Grade/Class KG1 KG2 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Annual tuition fees (AED) 2013-2014                            
Annual tuition fees (AED) 2012-2013 22,000 24,000 26,000 26,000 26,000 26,000 32,000 32,000 33,000 33,000 35,000 36,000 37,000 38,000
Annual tuition fees (AED) 2011-2012   9,000 10,800 10,800 10,800 12,000 12,000 12,000 12,000 13,800 14,400 15,360 15,600 16,200
Annual tuition fees (AED) 2010-2011                            
Annual tuition fees (AED) 2009-2010 7,500 7,500 9,000 9,000 9,000 10,100 10,100 10,100 11,200 11,700 12,200 12,800 13,200 13,800
Annual tuition fees (AED) 2008-2009 7,500 7,500 9,000 9,000 9,000 10,100 10,100 10,100 11,200 11,700 12,200 12,800 13,200 13,800
  • 2013-2014 fees structure unchanged, no increase from 2012-2013?
  • 2012-2013 increased fees due to moving to new campus? Fees paid in 3 installments - Sep, Dec, Apr. Book fees additional AED 1,000-3,500. Bus transport AED 4,000-4,500 (proposed). Uniform fees AED 90-120.
  • 2011-2012 fees information not confirmed.
  • 2010-2011 fees information not supplied. Please send fee structure to education@dubaifaqs.com.
  • 2009-2010 - fees information unconfirmed.
  • 2008-2009 - fees information from DPS website but unknown if for 2008-2009. Can be paid in 3 installments - Sep, Dec, Apr. Transport fees an additional 1,500 dhs (one way) or 2,500 dhs (return) per year.
  • Location Mussafah Community, Mohammed Bin Zayed City (MBZ City). Shabiya 9 area? Previous school location was in Al Matar, Al Reehan district off Al Muroor Road (Street).
13 September 2013
  • Contact information updated. New tel numbers +971-2-6108400 and +971-2-6108401 (old number +971-2-4443395), new fax number +971-2-5599883 (old number +971-2-4443396).
  • New head is Daniel Bokelman, he was previously principal of Dubai American Scientific School. Previous head of Al Dhafra School Abu Dhabi branch was Nada Saab? Date of change not provided.
25 June 2012
  • Al Dhafra Private Schools Abu Dhabi relocating to new campus in Mohammed Bin Zayed City for August or September 2012. New location and contact information not supplied.
  • ADEC announcement 25 May 2012 said the villa school would be closed and students would relocate to the new campus.
  • Website at www.dhafrasc.com no longer available (is spam). New website at www.dhafraschools.com. Updated email address is administration@dhafraschools.com (previously dps@dhafrasc.com).
21 September 2008 review
  • Al Dhafra Private Schools Abu Dhabi new PO Box and email contact from Dhafra Private School (DPS) website. Old PO Box 4330 and email dhafrasc@emirates.net.ae.
12 April 2008 review
  • DPS moved to new premises near the Abu Dhabi Corniche in September 1995 according to ADPS information, although current location in a villa off Muroor Rd is a long walk from the corniche. Not clear if ADPS moved again, or the corniche was closer in 1995.

 

Last update 13 September 2013
General comments - might not apply to Al Dhafra Private School
  • Many popular schools are full for 2014-2015. New schools in Abu Dhabi might have places.
  • Allow extra for books, extra-curricular activities, uniforms, trips, etc if not included in school fees.
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