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Raffles International School South Campus in Dubai

School name Raffles International School South Campus
Type of institute private profit-making K-10 school
Curriculum or Student Nationality UK, US
Qualifications or Courses IGCSE, A-Level
Head of school Mrs Zorina Wigglesworth (Principal)
Executive body or owner Emaar Education LLC
Date founded September 2007
Number of students (approx)
Number of staff (approx)
School area, location map Umm Suqeim 3, Jumeirah - location map
Postal address PO Box 122900, Dubai, UAE
Telephone +971-4-4271200
Fax +971-4-4271201
Email admissions@rafflesis.com
Website www.rafflesis.com/south/
School fees structure 26,125-61,446 dhs per year (2014-2015)
Teacher salary range 5,900 - 16,100 dhs per month (estimate only)
Student satisfaction rating
4.5 stars from 8 votes.    
Parent satisfaction rating
Not Rated from 0 votes.    
Teacher job satisfaction rating
(by teachers, not about teachers)
2.5 stars from 3 votes.    

Raffles International School South Campus admissions, reviews, notes

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Raffles International School South Campus, Dubai (RIS, RISD, RIS-SC) tuition fee structure and general information

RIS South Campus is now just called Raffles International School (RIS). West campus renamed as Raffles World Academy, North campus renamed as Collegiate American School.

Grade/Year KG1 KG2 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Annual tuition fees (AED) 2014-2015 26,125 31,350 40,546 40,546 40,546 48,906 48,906 48,906 55,176 55,176 55,176 61,446                      
Annual tuition fees (AED) 2013-2014 26,125 31,350 40,546 40,546 40,546 48,906 48,906 48,906 55,176 55,176 55,176 61,446                      
Annual tuition fees (AED) 2012-2013 26,125 31,350 40,546 40,546 40,546 48,906 48,906 48,906 55,176 55,176 55,176 61,446                      
Annual tuition fees (AED) 2009-2012 25,000 30,000 38,800 38,800 38,800 46,800 46,800 46,800 52,800 52,800 52,800 58,800    
Annual tuition fees (AED) 2008-2009 25,000 30,000 38,800 38,800 38,800 46,800 46,800 46,800 52,800 52,800 52,800      
Annual tuition fees (AED) 2007-2008 22,800 30,000 38,800 38,800 38,800 46,800 46,800 46,800 52,800 52,800                 
  • 2014-2015 admission, registration, tuition fees same as 2013-2014 according to information provided 02 Apr 2014. Sibling discounts insignificant - only 5%, and only after 4 children from the same family attend.
  • 2013-2014 registration fee for new students AED 7,000, re-enrolment or registration fee for existing students AED 3,000, deducted from term 1 fees. Assessment fee AED 1,000 (non-refundable, new students only).
  • 2012-2013 - registration fee (new students) AED 5,500, re-registration fee (returning students) AED 2,500, registration fees deducted from term 1 fees if enrolled. Assessment fee (new students) AED 1,000 (non-refundable). Fees paid in 2 instalments (2nd one is slightly higher).
  • 2011-2012 - assessment fee (new students) AED 1,000 (non-refundable), registration fee AED 500 (non-refundable but deducted from first instalment). Fees are payable in 3 unequal instalments - first one is about 30% higher than the 2nd and 3rd payments.
  • Tuition Fees exclude costs and charges for meals, stationery, textbooks, transport, uniforms, meals, etc
  • Telephone numbers also +971-4-4271261 or +971-4-4271262?
  • Location is 20th Street, Umm Suqeim 3, Jumeirah, Dubai.
30 June 2011
  • Not clear if Mrs Zorina Wigglesworth is still principal at the South Campus?
  • Superintendent is Donavon Reinsmoen? Also Superintendent at the new American Collegiate School in Dubai).
05 June 2010
04 May 2010
  • Raffles International School is closing the girls only section that is currently operating at the RIS South Campus. Closure is due to lack of demand, and is reportedly approved by the KHDA Dubai.
16 December 2009
  • Raffles International School West Campus and South Campus have been accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS) as regular members.
  • Raffles South Campus offers Cambridge International Primary Years Program (CIPP), IGCSE, and Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) A-Levels.
09 May 2009 review
  • Raffles Nursery Dubai opening at the Umm Suqeim South Campus from September 2009.
  • Girls only at RIS South Campus from Grade 5.
  • Fees appear to be unchanged for 2009-2010 according to RIS website (fees statement dated 16 March 2009).
07 October 2008 review
  • Gulf News reported that the school head had been removed, and parents were complaining about facilities.
  • See the Raffles International Schools Dubai information for more details.
  • Fees information almost unchanged for 2008-2009 (looks like KG1 is 25,000 instead of 22,800 dhs).
18 April 2007 review
  • Raffles International School South Campus is one of three Raffles schools being established in the Umm Suqeim area of Dubai, with a September 2007 opening date expected.

Schools in the same area as Raffles International School South Campus

School name Founded   Tel    Level  Curriculum Qualifications School fees Reviews
Collegiate American School   September 2011   +971-4-4271400   primary  US Common Core Standards 36,000-65,000  CAS reviews 
Raffles International School   September 2007   +971-4-4271200   K-12  UK, US IB, A-level, US 26,125-73,150  RIS reviews 
Raffles World Academy   September 2007   +971-4-4271300   K-12  UK, US IB, IGCSE 26,125-73,150   

 

Last update 18 November 2013
General comments - might not apply to Raffles International School South Campus
  • 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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