to Aspen Heights British School
High quality British education with a focus on the community and environment, located in Al Bahya, Abu Dhabi.
Aspen Heights British School is a wonderful school in Abu Dhabi providing a personalised, high quality British education with a unique focus on the local community and environment.
A member of the International Schools Partnership, Aspen Heights British School was founded in September 2017 and offers the National Curriculum of England for children from Nursery to Year 10 (age 3 to 15), with Year 12 opening in September 2023. We are a Candidate School* for the IB Diploma Programme (DP), and our school is pursuing authorisation as an IB World School to offer the programme in the Years 12-13.
Aspen Heights British School is privileged to have a wealth of world-class, brand new facilities, and our spacious campus has been built keeping nature in mind. Our environmental focus provides children with unique hands-on opportunities to appreciate and interact with their local environment.
Aspen Heights British School is very much like a village school – our close relationships with our families and the community is what sets us apart from many other schools in Abu Dhabi, and our Amazing Learning results mean we’re fast becoming one of the best schools in Abu Dhabi.
Why Choose Aspen Heights British School
ADMISSIONS OPEN FOR
FS1 TO YEAR 11
We are part of the International Schools Partnership (ISP), a global group of 56 schools, which ensures outstanding international learning connections, quality assurance and excellent governance.
At ISP, learning is at the heart of everything we do, and we want to continually provide the best learning opportunities possible for our students and their families. We believe that as part of our students’ learning journey it is important that they have the chance to experience learning outside of the classroom and connect with other ISP students. As a global group of schools, our students benefit from being part of a wider international community, which provides many additional learning and cultural opportunities.
World-Class Campus and Facilities
UNIQUE ENVIRONMENTAL FEATURES
Such as a hydroponics greenhouse and animals, providing unique, hands-on learning experiences to enhance and embed classroom learning.
EXCELLENT SPORTS & PLAY FACILITIES
Including a gymnasium, a 25m swimming pool, an astro-turf sports pitch, multi-spots court, bespoke-designed playgrounds, gardens, wooden ‘trim-trails’ and climbing equipment.
DIGITAL LEARNING & ICT
We have Chromebooks for every child from Year 1 upwards, technology including iPads and tablets, and control technology such as remote control devices in daily use in our FS classes. We are also a Google for Education school.
MUSIC & THE ARTS
Our well-equipped music and art facilities encourage young artists and musicians of all abilities to get involved and build their self-confidence, imagination and creative skills. Specialist music teachers ensure all children have the opportunity to learn the instrument of their choice.
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We are part of a global group of schools
We are truly international working in partnerships within and across regions, cultures and languages.