GEMS World Academy, Dubai is a truly international school
World Citizens, World Families, World Academy!
Since it was opened in 2008, the school has established itself as an international academy for young world citizens, where students benefit from an education that reaches beyond any single national curriculum.
With over 1,500 students representing over 85 nationalities, our multi-cultural community allows us to develop an understanding of what makes people different, whilst celebrating our similarities within an increasingly connected world.
Within our state-of-the-art, 21st century learning environment, each and every student participates in their educational journey as an active learner, embracing the opportunities and experiences facilitated by our multi-cultural, multi-lingual international staff of passionate educators.
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Our ethos is based upon the IB Learner Profile and GEMS Core Values, allowing us to develop international mindedness in all members of our school family – staff, students, and parents alike.
GEMS World Academy-Dubai develops inquiring, reflective and caring learners who, through the rigour of the IB programs, have the knowledge, skills and character to take action and create a better, more peaceful world. Supported by highly qualified staff in world-class facilities, our diverse international community is encouraged to develop intercultural understanding and respect.
Our aim is to be a world-class IB school that maximizes every student’s learning and character to enable them to choose their own successful path and positively contribute to the local and global society.
What makes GWA unique?
As an IB World school, students are surrounded by international learning opportunities every day. Our highly experienced, caring educators make sure every child is happy and ready for the world of tomorrow. Here are some of the things that make our school unique:
- Our tailored IB-through approach which crafts a unique experience for each child, preparing students for life after GWA.
- Our approach to developing inquiring, reflective and caring leaders through Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Environmentalism.
- Our focus on intercultural understanding and respect amongst our students through the largest mother tongue language programme in the UAE.