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Sharjah American International School

School name Sharjah American International School
Type of institute private profit-making K-12 school
Curriculum or Student Nationality Arabic, Islamic, US
Qualifications or Courses AP, SAT
Head of school Nadine Tyro
Executive body or owner
Date founded 1997
Number of students (approx) 1200
Number of staff (approx)
School area, location map Near Sharjah Traffic Department - location map
Postal address PO Box 5201, Sharjah, UAE
Telephone +971-6-5380000
Fax +971-6-5380099
Email info@sais.ae
Website www.saisuae.com
School fees structure 13,000-33,000 dhs per year (2007-2008)
Teacher salary range 2,900 - 8,700 dhs per month (estimate only)
Student satisfaction rating
3 stars from 261 votes.    
Parent satisfaction rating
3 stars from 56 votes.    
Teacher job satisfaction rating
(by teachers, not about teachers)
2.5 stars from 80 votes.    

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Sharjah American International School tuition fee structure
08 September 2011
  • Website at www.sais.ae appears to be unavailable. Try www.saisuae.com or www.saissharjah.com.
05 September 2008
  • Sharjah American School website also available at www.saisuae.com
  • Website says SAIS has over 40 different student nationalities.
  • Facilities include gymnasium, playground, swimming pool, separate boys and girls cafeterias, elementary and secondary libraries, laboratories for IT, Biology, Chemistry and Physics, adventure playground for young students
  • Added SAIS Dubai information.
  • SAIS is not related to the new Sharjah American school under construction by Evolvence Capital, or the Sharjah International School.
  • Fees information for Dubai campus from KHDA website. Sharjah campus fees information not found. Possibly 16% fees increase for 2008-2009?
15 December 2006
  • Alternative tel +971-6-5380001.
  • Alternative email sais@emirates.net.ae.
  • SAIS has US Commission on International Trans-Regional Accreditation (CITA) accreditation.
  • Dubai campus newly opened (2005?), principal Nadine Tarazi, no contact details on website.
  • Caters more to Arab community wanting a US education than to western expatriate community.

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Ajyal Al Ghad Private School      +971-6-5389662   primary  Arabic   
Al Kamal Private School      +971-6-5383136   K-10  Arabic, US SAT   
Andalusia Primary School Sharjah      +971-6-5381361   primary  Arabic, UAE MOE, Cycle 1, Girls G1-G5   
Awladouna Center   July 2002   +971-6-5387538     Support Services Special Needs   
British Institute for Learning Development Sharjah   March 2010   +971-6-5383262     UK Special Needs   
Far Eastern Private School   September 2001   +971-6-5389556   K-12  Philippines, US  FEPS reviews 
Montessori Private School Sharjah      +971-6-5385246   primary  Arabic, English Montessori  MPSS reviews 
Our Own English High School Sharjah   1982   +971-6-5386486   K-12  Indian CBSE 5,324-10,648  OOEHSS reviews 


Last update 05 September 2008
General comments - might not apply to Sharjah American International School
  • Many popular schools are full for 2015-2016. New schools in Sharjah might have places.
  • Allow extra for books, extra-curricular activities, uniforms, trips, etc if not included in school fees.
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