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RAK Academy Secondary School

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RAK Academy Secondary School in Ras Al Khaimah

School name RAK Academy Secondary School
Type of institute private profit-making secondary school
Curriculum or Student Nationality International, UAE, Islamic, UK
Qualifications or Courses IB DP, A-AS Levels, IGCSE
Head of school Katherine Kenning (Head of Secondary)
Executive body or owner
Date founded 1994
Number of students (approx) 700
Number of staff (approx)
School area, location map Dafan Al Khor, Khuzam - location map
Postal address PO Box 975, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE
Telephone +971-7-2362441
Fax +971-7-2362445
Email ib.admissions@rakacademy.org
Website www.rakacademy.org
School fees structure 31,778-33,852 dhs per year (2013-2014)
Teacher salary range 7,200 - 8,900 dhs per month (estimate only)
Student satisfaction rating
4.5 stars from 3 votes.    
Parent satisfaction rating
Not Rated from 0 votes.    
Teacher job satisfaction rating
(by teachers, not about teachers)
5 stars from 1 vote.    

RAK Academy Secondary School admissions, reviews, notes

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RAK Academy IB Secondary School tuition fee structure, general information
Grade Nursery KG1 KG2 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Annual tuition fees (AED) 2013-2014 12,486 17,809 22,601 23,887 23,887 23,887 23,887 25,147 25,147 30,376 31,080 31,778 32,466 33,159 33,852 33,852
  • 2013-2014 full range of fees displayed for comparison although the high school section only operates Years 7-13. See the RAK Academy tuition fees page for additional costs and charges, and fee structure for previous years.
  • Email contact also info@rakacademy.org (for general RAK Academy enquiries).
  • Name changed from Ras Al Khaimah English Speaking School (RAKESS) in 2012. Date established 1994 for British curriculum secondary school, in 2005 the school was authorised to offer IB Diploma programs.
  • Location - part of the RAK Academy international school campus in Dafan Al Khor area (also referred to as Khuzam?), shares campus with the RAK Academy IB Primary School (until September 2014 when the primary campus moves to a new building).
10 January 2014 - new Secondary Headteacher vacancy at RAK Academy
  • Job vacancy seen advertised for RAK Academy Secondary School head, starting September 2014. Advertisement date 07 Jan 2014 on cois.org (Council of International Schools)?
  • Requirements include 5 years as a secondary school head, preferably an international school, 10 years secondary teaching experience, relevant tertiary level degree and qualifications, demonstrated successful leadership experience.
  • Pay range and benefits package not supplied, except for mention of normal benefits given under UAE law (gratuity, tax-free salary, etc).
  • Send completed application form (available on school website), application letter, CV, to RAK Academy executive principal, Ross Hall, email ross.hall@rakacademy.org.
  • Closing date for applications 31 January 2014.

Schools in the same area as RAK Academy Secondary School

School name Founded   Tel    Level  Curriculum Qualifications School fees Reviews
ABA Center for Special Needs      +971-7-2365542     Special Needs  ACSN reviews 
Al Manar Private School RAK      +971-7-2364642     Arabic, UAE MOE, girls only   
RAK Academy British Curriculum School   2007   +971-7-2363995    primary  UK NC 12,486-31,080   
RAK Academy PYP School   May 2010   +971-7-2362441   primary  International, UAE IB PYP, MOE 12,486-31,080   
Ras Al Khaimah Academy   1975   +971-7-2362441   K-12  International, UAE, UK IB, A, AS level, IGCSE, IBPYP, NC 12,486-33,852   


Last update 22 March 2014
General comments - might not apply to RAK Academy Secondary School
  • Many popular schools are full for 2018-2019. New schools in Ras Al Khaimah might have places.
  • Allow extra for books, extra-curricular activities, uniforms, trips, etc if not included in school fees.
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