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Mirdiff Private School in Dubai

School name Mirdiff Private School
Type of institute private profit-making K-10 school
Curriculum or Student Nationality Arabic, Islamic, US
Qualifications or Courses
Head of school Randa Hani Gandour (Principal)
Executive body or owner Mrs Randa Ghandour (Founder)
Date founded September 1995
Number of students (approx) 150
Number of staff (approx)
School area, location map Mirdif / Mizhar, off Algeria St - location map
Postal address PO Box 79195, Dubai, UAE
Telephone +971-4-2883303
Fax +971-4-2887401
Email info@mirdifprivateschool.ae
Website www.mirdifprivateschool.ae (new window)
School fees structure 21,000-32,000 dhs per year (2011-2012)
Teacher salary range 4,700 - 8,400 dhs per month (estimate only)
Student satisfaction rating
2 stars from 183 votes.    
Parent satisfaction rating
1.5 stars from 50 votes.    
Teacher job satisfaction rating
(by teachers, not about teachers)
1.5 stars from 60 votes.    
KHDA school inspection report ratings
2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012
unsatisfactory acceptable acceptable acceptable

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Mirdif Private School tuition fees
Grade KG1 KG2 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Annual fees (AED) 2011-2012 21,000 22,000 23,000 24,000 25,000 26,000 27,000 28,000 30,000 31,000 32,000      
Annual fees (AED) 2010-2011 21,000 22,000 23,000 24,000 25,000 26,000 27,000 28,000 30,000 31,000 32,000      
Annual fees (AED) 2009-2010                            
Annual fees (AED) 2008-2009                            
Annual fees (AED) 2007-2008¹ 8,100 9,300 9,900 10,500 11,000 11,600 12,200 12,800                                                      
  • 2011-2012 additional fees for books and uniform are AED 1,500 for KG1, AED 1,750 for KG2-Grade 6, and AED 2,500 for Grades 7-9. Registration fee is AED 1,500 (not clear why it is higher than the KHDA maximum permitted registration fee of AED 500, unless something has changed that we don't know about).
  • 2010-2011 additional fees for books and uniform are AED 1,500 for KG1, AED 1,750 for KG2-Grade 6, and AED 2,500 for Grades 7-9.
  1. 2007-2008 fees information from KHDA website 16 November 2009 but is probably out of date.
15 August 2011
02 September 2010
  • Mirdiff Private School is implementing Skoolee school management system software, provided by White Mountain Technologies, to manage student information (press release 02 September 2010).
  • Fees information updated.
16 November 2009
  • Mirdif Private School (MPS) moved to new location in Al Mizhar 1 September 2009?
  • According to Khaleej Times report 16 November 2009, MPS is waiting for KHDA approval for new fees 2009-2010 for new premises.
  • MPS classes from KG1, KG2 to Grade 9.
  • New premises have capacity for 1000 students in 35 classrooms in 2 buildings - kindergarten and elementary / intermediate building.
  • Facilities include art studio, basketball court, computer labs, conference room, football field, gymnasium, library, music room, remedial reading room, resource center, science labs, swimming pool, indoor volleyball court, theatre.
  • Send teaching job applications and CVs to vacancy@mirdifprivateschool.ae.
  • Fees information not available, contact MPS directly.
  • MPS websites at www.mirdifprivateschool.ae and www.mirdifprivateschool.com
  • Old PO Box 60425? Is KHDA contact address. PO Box 79195 is postal address according to MPS website.
  • Email address mirdif98@emirates.net.ae according to KHDA.
03 March 2007
  • Also called "Mirdif Private School".
  • Primary and secondary to grade 10 or 12?
  • Reportedly moving to new premises in 2008-2009 (KHDA threatened MPS with closure in 2007 as it was a villa school?).
12 September 2005
  • A Khaleej Times report 12 September 2005 highlighted Mirdif Private School as one in which the principal and founder, Randah Osama Gandour, was also a licence partner, which is not allowed according to the report.

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Dubai Arab American School      +971-4-2882222   K-12  UAE/US 12,013-26,780  DAAS reviews 
Dubai Modern Education School   1996   +971-4-2885115   K-12  UAE, US 10,000-14,000   
Greenwood International School   September 2006   +971-4-2888000   K-12  Arabic/US SAT 14,675-23,035  GIS reviews 
New Arab Unity School   September 2007   +971-4-2884844   K-12  Arabic, US 17,500-30,000   
North American International School Dubai      +971-4-2884844   K-12  Arabic, US 25,750-41,200   
Royal Dubai School   September 2005   +971-4-2886499   K-10  UK NC, GCSE, A-level 30,084-37,932  RDS reviews 
School of Modern Skills   August 2006   +971-4-2887765   K-10  Arabic / US UAE 14,313-24,205  SMS reviews 
Star International School Mirdiff   September 2008   +971-4-2884644   primary  UK NC 29,760-44,800  SISM reviews 

 

Last update 12 September 2011
General comments - might not apply to Mirdiff Private School
  • Many popular schools are full for 2017-2018. New schools in Dubai might have places.
  • Allow extra for books, extra-curricular activities, uniforms, trips, etc if not included in school fees.
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