GEMS Our Own School Al Warqa
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GEMS Our Own School Al Warqa in Dubai
|School name||GEMS Our Own School Al Warqa|
|Type of institute||private school|
|Curriculum or Student Nationality||Indian|
|Qualifications or Courses||CBSE, iCBSE|
|Head of school|
|Executive body or owner||GEMS Education|
|Date founded||April 2011|
|Number of students (approx)|
|Number of staff (approx)|
|School area, location map||Al Warqaa 3 - location map|
|Postal address||Dubai, UAE|
|School fees structure||5,518-11,676 dhs per year (2011-2012)|
|Teacher salary range||1,200 - 3,100 dhs per month (estimate only)|
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GEMS Our Own School Al Warqa'a (OOSW) fee structure (previously called Our Own Community School Al Warqaa)
[Check] School has closed or merged with another GEMS school - Our Own English High School, or Our Own High School, both also in Al Warqaa? Or is girls section of OOEHS or OOHS?
|Annual tuition fees (AED) 2012-2013||6,070||6,070||7,434||7,434||7,434||7,474||7,474||8,446||8,446||8,446||10,556||10,556||12,844||12,844|
|Annual tuition fees (AED) 2011-2012¹||5,518||5,518||6,758||6,758||6,758||6,797||6,797||7,678||7,678||7,678||9,596||9,596||11,676³||11,676³|
|Annual tuition fees (AED) 2011-2012²||8,000||8,000||10,000||10,000||10,000||10,000||10,000|
- 2012-2013 fees are estimates only based on 10% increase reported 19 January 2011 but not confirmed. Updated fee schedule not supplied.
- OOCS for classes KG1-Grade 5 only for 2011 (unknown if school will be expanded in future years)?
- Fees pending approval from KHDA or Ministry of Education?
- Fees information for grades KG-12 for "GEMS Our Own School, Al Warqa'a" according to GEMS website. Is the same as the fee structure for GEMS Our Own English High School.
- Fees information according to newsletter sent to parents in December 2010.
- Fees are AED 11,676 for Science stream, and AED 11,196 for Commerce stream.
25 February 2011
- School renamed, or also called, GEMS Our Own School Al Warqa'a (OOSW). Previously called GEMS Our Own Community School, Al Warqa'a (GEMSOOCS-Al Warqa or OOCS).
- Also seen referred to by GEMS as Our Own High School, Al Warqa'a (confusingly - it's not related to the other GEMS Our Own High School in Al Warqa'a).
- Fees information updated but unconfirmed.
20 December 2010 review
- GEMS Our Own Community School is a new Indian curriculum school opening in Al Warqa area of Dubai in April 2011 for the 2011-2012 academic year.
- Facilities will include multi-purpose hall, covered outdoor play area, indoor play areas, football field, basketball courts, art and music rooms, science laboratory, library, ICT wireless internet network, computer labs, multimedia classrooms.
- Curriculum offered is International CBSE (iCBSE, CBSEi)?
Schools in or near Al Warqaa 3 close to GEMS Our Own School Al Warqa
|School name||Level||Curriculum||School fees||Reviews|
|International Academic School Dubai||September 2006||K-12||Arabic, US||12,930-24,250||IASD reviews|
|International School of Arts and Sciences Dubai||September 2007||K-12||US||28,200-51,465||ISASD reviews|
|Our Own High School||2005||K-12||Indian||7,358-12,484||OOHS reviews|
|Primus Private School||April 2008||K-12||Indian||11,339-22,731|
|Sharjah American School Dubai||September 2005||K-12||Arabic, US||16,000-39,900||SASD reviews|
Last update 30 November 2013
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