Thursday 29 October 2020 (UAE)
Progressive English School
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Progressive English School in Sharjah
|School name||Progressive English School|
|Type of institute||private K-12 school|
|Curriculum or Student Nationality||Indian|
|Qualifications or Courses||ICSE, CBSE, ISC|
|Head of school||Ms Ishrat Yasin Mudolkar (Principal)|
|Executive body or owner||Solomon Group|
|Number of students (approx)||2,500|
|Number of staff (approx)||135|
|School area, location map||Al Yarmook, Al Yarmouk|
|Postal address||PO Box 6078, Sharjah, UAE|
|Website||www.progressiveenglishschool.com (new window)|
|School fees structure||4,620-8,120 dhs per year (2015-2016)|
|Teacher salary range||1,000 - 2,100 dhs per month (estimate only)|
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Progressive English School admissions, reviews, notes
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Progressive English School Sharjah (PESS) tuition fees and information
|Monthly fees (AED) 2015-2016||462||462||490||490||490||490||490||658||658||658||658||812||812||812|
|Annual tuition fees (AED) 2015-2016||4,620||4,620||4,900||4,900||4,900||4,900||4,900||6,580||6,580||6,580||6,580||8,120||8,120||8,120|
|Monthly fees (AED) 2014-2015||330||330||350||350||350||350||350||470||470||470||470||580||580||580|
|Monthly fees (AED) 2017-2018?||350||350||370||370||370||370||370||500||500||500||500||610||610||610|
|Annual tuition fees (AED) 2017-2018?||3,500||3,500||3,700||3,700||3,700||3,700||3,700||5,000||5,000||5,000||5,000||6,100||6,100||6,100|
- 2019-2020 Annual fees same as 2017-2018, or same as 2015-2016?
- 2015-2016 fees, additional AED 200 per year for activities and medical charges. Uniform costs not provided. Bus transport costs AED 200-240 per month for Sharjah, Ajman, Dubai locations. Additional annual fees: Registration AED 200, e-learning AED 300, activities and medical AED 200 (or AED 200 for activities and AED 200 for medical?).
- Owner is Solomon Group. Has same owner or some connection to First Lebanon School in Al Ain (shared postal address and tel number)?
- PES Sharjah is not related to PES Wadihuda in India, or the Progressive English School in Gondia, Maharashtra, India (website www.progressiveenglishschool.org).
- Location given as Al Salamah Bin Abed Asad Street, Al Yarmook. Next to the Radiant Indian School Sharjah, St Michael's Church and the Russian Orthodox Church?
Progressive English School jobs and careers
- Website contact form for careers no longer available, try sending CV directly to school.
24 Oct 2019
- Annual fees according to information provided by PES for 2017-2018 are lower than what was reported in Jun 2015. Unclear what happened. Fees are same according to PES for 2018-2019 and 2019-2020?
- Tel number given as +971-3-7806780 but that's (also) for First Lebanon School in Al Ain. Sharjah contacts given as +971-6-5664311 for both fax and tel. Previous tel +971-6-5672234. Email address updated to (previously firstname.lastname@example.org). Email address also given as email@example.com but might be a typo or out of date.
- Head's name updated, previously Shashi K. Nayar (Principal). Director's name given as Ms Sama K. A. (Ms. Samadhanam Anaparthy), appointed in 2005.
06 Jun 2015, fee increase
- Fees increased 40% from 2014-2015. Parents protested according to a Khaleej Times report. Reference:
17 October 2013 review
- School name in Sharjah Education Zone directory is English Success Private School or similar.
- Head's name updated to Shashi Nayar. Previously was Ms Sosa Geevarghese, date of change not provided.
- Additional phone numbers might be (not confirmed) +971-6-5668272, +971-6-5614956.
- Website not provided. Additional FB pages found:
- facebook.com/pages/Progressive-English-School/329603360408597 - auto-generated FB spam, no useful information.
- facebook.com/pages/Progressive-English-SchoolsharjahUAE/112013942158648 - auto-generated FB spam, no useful information.
02 August 2010 review
- Progressive English School Sharjah (PESS) website not found but Facebook pages might be at:
- facebook.com/pages/Progressive-English-School-Sharjah/109664539051569 - a few comments but no information when checked
- facebook.com/pages/Progressive-English-School/117126291640626 - auto-generated FB spam, no useful information.
- facebook.com/group.php?gid=5433298772 - appears to be a student group page
- Science department website for PES at www.11science.tripod.com or members.tripod.com/pes_11science/? No content when checked.
- Additional telephone number might be +971-6-5542234, fax number might be +971-6-5368211?
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org also seen as contact for Unique International FZE in Sharjah with same phone number as PES
15 October 2008 review
- Progressive English School Sharjah (PES, PESS) probably unrelated to the Progressive English School in Poland, except for sharing the same name.
- Additional telephone number might be +971-6-5511272.
Schools in the same area as Progressive English School
|School name||Level||Curriculum||School fees||Reviews|
|Al Ahliya Private School||1982||Arabic, MOE|
|Al Amal Kindergarten and School for Deaf||1983||K-12|
|Al Amana Private School||2004||K-10||Arabic, UK||7,250-10,500|
|Al Aroubah Private School||primary||Arabic|
|Al Mawahib British Private School||primary||Arabic/UAE||10,000-17,000|
|Aspam Indian International School||September 2013||primary||Indian||12,000-15,000||AIIS reviews|
|French School Sharjah||1978||primary||French||18,700-22,500||FSS reviews|
|German School Sharjah||1976||K-10||German||17,500-33,000||GSS reviews|
|Pakistan Islamia Secondary School Sharjah||Pakistan||2,700-5,000||PISSS reviews|
|Sharjah City for Humanitarian Services||1979|
|Sharjah Indian School||September 1979||K-12||Indian||3,530-5,860||SIS reviews|
Last update 24 October 2019
General comments - might not apply to Progressive English School
- Many popular schools are full for 2020-2021. New schools in Sharjah might have places.
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