Collegiate American School relaunches as Collegiate International School; offering flexible and affordable IB, US High School Diploma and AP pathways
Located in a spacious campus in Umm Suqeim, the school offersfuture-focusedlearning pathwayswith fees from AED 33,000
Dubai, UAE; 23rd June, 2021: Innoventures Education, the UAE’s leading operator of world-class schools and nurseries, has unveiled Collegiate International School just in time for the new academic year that starts September 2021. The newly launched school offerscompetitively priced,world-class education, with fees from AED 33,000.
Collegiate InternationalSchool offers highly enhanced learning pathways with the inclusion of dual education options for students: IB continuum from primary until the IB Diploma Programme, the US High School Diploma and Advanced Placement (AP). The school’sgoal is to provide a wide-ranging, internationallybased education (IB), and a choice of pathways when the student is older – the US High School Diploma from Grade 9 (age 14), the more rigorous Advanced Placements (AP),alongside the IB Diploma Programme.
The school will blend a future-focused educational program with extensive facilities, on a 30,000 sq m campus in the heart of Dubai.Collegiate International School is thus an international school par excellence, offering even greater value withthe same, nurturing ethos of the former school.
Poonam Bhojani, CEO of Innoventures Education, said: “The future of education lies in flexible and individualized learning pathways. Recognizing a gap in Dubai for a school that offers such flexibility, we launchedCollegiate International School. It offers multiple learning pathways under one school, yet remains affordable. This will expand and multiply future opportunities for our global community of studentswho will graduate and move to different parts of the world for higher studies.”
“Collegiate International School is unique in Dubai in offering the complete IB curriculum as well as the US High School Diploma and Advanced Placement (AP) at an affordable price. Through the AP, students willget an opportunity to take a wide variety of college-level courses while still in school. The choice of pathway, while guided by the school counselling team, will depend onthe student’sindividual attributes, skills and passions.A large part of the decision will also be based on where the student expects to continue their post-school education and the specialization they choose. On our part, the school will continue to uphold its well-entrenched values and attributes, tapping into our decade-old culture of inclusivity, along with an ethos that emphasizes individual attention to every child, accompanied with the knowledge of an experienced faculty brings,” added Bruce Major, Superintendent of Collegiate International School.
Collegiate International School has classrooms equipped with the latest audio-visual facilities. It offers a STEM laboratory, computer laboratories, a library, art rooms, a dance studio, music rooms, two swimming pools, a sports hall, gymnasium, basketball courts, badminton courts, a footballpitch, a multipurpose outdoor playground for students, a cafeteria and prayer rooms.The school also offers an extensive range of after-school programmes, clubs and societies for the holistic development of every student.
About Innoventures Education:
Innoventures Education was established in 2004with the vision of providing world-class education in Dubai. It operatesfive schools:Dubai International Academy Emirates Hills, Dubai International Academy Al Barsha, Collegiate International School, Raffles International School, Raffles World Academy, eight Raffles nurseriesand Raffles Starters in Springs Souk. These institutions span diverse curriculum frameworks including International Baccalaureate, UK National Curriculum, American Common Core, Montessori and Early Years Foundation System. Today over 7,000 pupils from over 100 countries, ranging in age from 12 months to 18 years, study in schools and nurseries managed by Innoventures Education, making it a significant stakeholder in the education sector in Dubai.