Mission, Vision & Values

Our Mission and Vision

Newlands School Dubai enables every child to achieve their potential. Students gain an excellent quality British education in a values-based, internationally-minded environment so that they may understand, contribute to, and succeed in an ever-developing and competitive world

Our vision is for the school to provide:

  • opportunity and challenge
  • a commitment to continuous improvement
  • a route to university and lifelong learning

Our Promise to Parents

Newlands School is internationally focused and attentive to every child. Our parents feel valued and well informed about their child’s strengths and the progress they make. Our children are challenged and cared for, as we support them through their individual journey.

We promise our children and parents:

  • Personal care and attention
  • Smaller classes
  • Modern teaching methods
  • Subject strengths
  • Creative learning opportunities
  • Opportunities for risk-taking
  • An understanding of the culture and heritage of Dubai
  • A culture of tolerance and respect
  • To find every child’s strengths

Our Approach

The school’s approach is guided by research and experience of best educational practices. Evidence has shown that students learn best when they have home, peer, teacher and school support that is focused, accountable, sustained in quality, supported by data and aligned with the student’s ambition to achieve. This is the fundamental approach that drives success in our school.

The school considers its role in Dubai is to provide parents and students with:
  • a great education that enables each student to make the most of their potential and strengths
  • a route to high academic achievement and all-round character development
  • first class teaching that motivates and engages learners
  • an international outlook that encourages innovation and resilience
  • a school where they are always welcome and where they will be positively engaged