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Blossom Nursery Dubai

Nursery name Blossom Nursery Dubai
Type of institute private nursery
Curriculum or Student Nationality UK
Qualifications or Courses FS / Reggio Emilia
Head of nursery Claudiane Moraes (Nursery Director)
Executive body or owner Zahra Hamiriani (Managing Director and Founder)
Date founded May 2009
Number of students (approx)
Number of staff (approx)
Nursery area, location map Villa 37, Street 10a, Umm Al Sheif - location map
Postal address PO Box 37885, Dubai, UAE
Telephone +971-4-3486275
Fax
Email info@theblossomnursery.com
Website www.theblossomnursery.com (new window)
Nursery fees structure 25,830-48,675 dhs per year (2013-2014)
Teacher salary range
Kid satisfaction rating
3.5 stars from 15 votes.    
Parent satisfaction rating
2.5 stars from 17 votes.    
Teacher job satisfaction rating
(by teachers, not about teachers)
3.5 stars from 8 votes.    

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Blossom Children's Nursery Dubai fee structure 2013-2014
  • Information in table is recalculated from supplied fee structure to make it easier to compare with other nurseries (figures not confirmed). Snack (10am) and lunch fees are compulsory so have been included in fee table below.
  • Annual fees in this table are for a normal 3 term academic year with children not attending during holidays (total 37 weeks). There is an option for children to attend through most of the holiday periods also (total 49 weeks) which costs about 20-30% more, paid termly (3x per year).
  Per Academic Term (AED)   Annual fees (AED)
Times / Days per week 2 3 4 5   2 3 4 5
0730-1300 (breakfast, snack and lunch) 9,010 10,315 11,720 13,025   27,030 30,945 35,160 39,075
0800-1300 (snack and lunch) 8,610 9,790 10,970 12,150   25,830 29,370 32,910 36,450
0730-1500 (breakfast, snack and lunch) 9,710 11,165 12,770 14,175   29,130 33,495 39,210 43,350
0800-1500 (snack and lunch) 9,310 10,640 12,020 13,300   27,930 31,920 36,060 39,900
0730-1700 (breakfast, 2 snacks and lunch) 10,110 11,565 13,170 14,675   30,330 34,695 39,510 44,025
0800-1700 (2 snacks and lunch) 9,710 11,040 12,420 13,800   29,130 33,120 37,260 41,400
0730-1800 (breakfast, 3 snacks and lunch) 10,910 12,615 14,470 16,225   32,730 37,845 43,410 48,675
0800-1800 (3 snacks and lunch) 10,510 12,090 13,720 15,350   31,530 36,270 41,160 46,050
  • 2013-2014 - registration fee AED 500, medical fee AED 1,000 per year, deposit AED 1,000 (refundable). Additional single days cost AED 200-285. Late pickup before 1800 costs AED 25 per hour, late pick up after 1800 costs AED 250 per hour.
  • 2010-2011 - Registration Fee AED 500, Medical Fee AED 1,000 per year, Deposit AED 1,000 (refundable). Annual fees calculated as 3x term fees. Blossom Nursery also open during summer and other holidays. Children can attend for the extended periods at additional cost of about 20-50% depending on days and times. Add 30% to annual fees to get an approximate estimate. Additional days cost AED 160-230 per day depending on time. Late pick-up before 1800 costs AED 25 per hour, after 1800 costs AED 230 per hour.
  • Nursery opening hours from 0730-1800 Sunday to Thursday. During Ramadan, times reduce to 0830-1630 and breakfast option not available.
  • Children aged 6 months to 4 years old accepted.
16 June 2013
14 August 2010
  • New branch of The Blossom Nursery opening September 2010 in Umm Suqeim / Al Safa / Al Manara called the Blossom Village Branch.
  • Contact Blossom Um Al Sheif office telephone +971-4-348 6275 or email info@theblossomnursery.com for more information.
29 June 2010
  • Blossom Nursery Director is Claudiane Moraes (start date November 2009?), Education Manager is Ms Claire Smith (start date January 2010?). Previous Headteacher/Academic Manager was Ms Natalie (until November 2009?).
19 August 2009
  • Blossom Children's Nursery, Blossom Children Nursery (BCN?) location is Villa 37, Street 10a (off Al Thanya Rd), Um Al Sheif (Jumeirah). Opposite Star International School Umm Al Sheif.
  • Curriculum followed is the British Early Years Foundation Stage combined with the Reggio Emilia scheme, same as the Dubai Kensington Nursery (more information about Reggio Emilia there).
  • Infants and children aged 4 or 6 months (both figures seen) to 5 years old accepted. Classes are divided into baby, toddler, and preschool.
  • Blossom Summer Camp available from 05 July to 27 August 2009 for 3-5 year old children.
  • Additional mobile tel number is 055-NURSERY (+971-55-6877379).
  • Additional email addresses registrar@theblossomnursery.com (for registration and admission information), and admin@theblossomnursery.com if you want a job.
  • Nursery opening hours are 0730-1900 (7:30am-7pm) Sunday to Thursday.
  • Fees range from AED 27,000-36,500 for 2009-2010, depending on hours (1pm, 3pm, or 5pm finish) and how many days per week (2, 3, 4, or 5).
  • Add Registration Fee AED 500, Medical Fee AED 1000 (annual), refundable deposit AED 1000, meal fees depending on choices (breakfast, late snacks).
  • Facilities include climbing wall, indoor gym and play area, swimming pool.
  • Blossom Nursery might accept special needs students (comment in Gulf News report 07 July 2009 from founder and boss that their summer camp could include special needs children).
  • Founder and head of Blossom Nursery is Zahra Andalusia Hamirani, also founder of Knightsbridge Dubai nursery?
  • BCN presumably unrelated to the Blossom Nursery in Arkansas, USA (www.blossomnursery.com) which is a plant shop, not a childcare center.
  • PO Box 37885 Dubai is the same PO Box as Fast Track Industrial Resources LLC Hydraulic Rescue Equipment or something?
Blossom Children's Nursery Dubai fee structure 2010-2011
Annual fees 2010-2011 Per Academic Term (AED)   Annual fees (AED)
Times / Days per week 2 3 4 5   2 3 4 5
0730-1300 (breakfast, snack and lunch) 7,550 8,675 9,800 10,925   22,650 26,025 29,400 32,775
0800-1300 (snack and lunch) 7,300 8,300 9,300 10,300   21,900 24,900 27,900 30,900
0730-1500 (breakfast, snack and lunch) 7,850 9,075 10,300 11,525   23,550 27,225 30,900 34,575
0800-1500 (snack and lunch) 7,600 8,700 9,800 10,900   22,800 26,100 29,400 32,700
0730-1700 (breakfast, 2 snacks and lunch) 8,250 9,475 10,700 11,925   24,750 28,425 32,100 35,775
0800-1700 (2 snacks and lunch) 8,000 9,100 10,200 11,300   24,000 27,300 30,600 33,900
0730-1800 (breakfast, 3 snacks and lunch) 9,000 10,475 11,950 13,425   27,000 31,425 35,850 40,275
0800-1800 (3 snacks and lunch) 8,750 10,100 11,450 12,800   26,250 30,300 34,350 38,400

 

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