Hand-in-hand, we learn, grow, 
    care and achieve

    To provide the world of tomorrow with valuable, compassionate citizens, who not only make an effective contribution to the society they live in but also become powerful leaders, visionaries with wisdom, and potential to be centres of influence and agents for global and social change.

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    with Kids

    For students and young adults, staying active is often part of the regular routine either through PE class or playing social sports with friends. Among the many perks of living in an energetic city like Dubai is that you have myriad options to stay fit. 
    We support the 30x30 Fitness Challenge initiative by Crown Prince of Dubai
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About Ghaf School

The name of our school is derived from the ‘Ghaf Tree’ (Prosopis cineraria) which has been declared the national tree of the UAE. This tree is a drought-tolerant, evergreen tree, native to the desert and known for its resilience. It was nominated by as nature’s symbol of tolerance for the UAE’s Year of Tolerance in 2019. The qualities of resilience and tolerance are two of the moral values that we encourage our students to develop throughout their learning journey at Ghaf Private School.

A unique selling point at GPS is that ’21st Century Life Skills’ are at the heart of the curriculum What this means is that we take a personalised and holistic approach to develop every child. 

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Why Ghaf School?

GPS is a ‘big house with a big family’. Our unique small size allows everyone to really get to know each other and offers us the chance to tailor the education journey for all our students.
We believe that success is as individual as the child
We believe that we are all responsible for this success to happen
Qualified, caring and experienced native English speaking class teachers
Substantial sibling discount: 10% for the second and 15% for the third

GPS – The route to discovery


GPS promises to provide the destination for a thriving community of learners that fosters academic excellence, respect, responsibility, individuality and empathy through interculturalism and shared core values, that can adapt to meet the needs of the ever-changing world.


GPS provides a variety of routes to success in life regardless of your starting point for students and staff and its surrounding community in a manner that is inclusive, honourable and proud.

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