Private Education Awards 2022 Page 19 LUX 2022 Private Education Awards The College is also recognised for its positive working environment, as reflected by high levels of staff retention compared to the national average. Paired with the global reputation of Brighton College, Brighton College Dubai attracts high calibre teachers and prides itself on its investment in their development. The focus of the College is always to provide inspirational teaching and curricular innovation, which, together with a culture of kindness, lie at the heart of a Brighton College education. During the school’s first KHDA inspection this year the school received the highest possible rating for a new school in the inspection report and pupils’ development was highlighted as a particular strength. The inspectors noted, “Pupils enjoy coming to school, where they have positive relationships that enhance their education. They are respectful, friendly and helpful to others.” To learn more about how Brighton College Dubai combines academic excellence with a culture of kindness, reach out to admissions on the contact details below and book a school tour. For a look at life in the College, why not explore their vibrant social media channels: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. Website : Email : [email protected] Tel : +971 4 387 1111 The College supports a whole-child development approach at its purpose-built, state-of-the-art 20-acre campus. Alongside its core curriculum, a wealth of co-curricular opportunities enable pupils to develop their talents and interests, with access to specialised facilities including a black-room drama suite and a design technology studio, as well as sporting facilities such as a multi-purpose indoor sports hall, outdoor swimming pool, dance studio, 400m running track, multi-gym, full-sized rugby, football and basketball pitches and tennis, padel tennis and netball courts. Renowned for its warm and positive atmosphere, Brighton College Dubai offers a caring and supportive environment in which children can thrive and develop a love of learning. Kindness and inclusivity are at the heart of the school, allowing pupils to flourish both personally and academically. The College’s purpose: to develop kind, curious and confident individuals, is achieved through emphasising and imparting three key values: A Love of Learning Nurturing skills and knowledge that drive an enthusiasm for the world beyond the classroom enables children to develop a curiosity-driven learning approach. This is Part of the world-renowned Brighton College family of schools, Brighton College Dubai is a vibrant and challenging coeducational learning environment for pupils aged from three to 18 years. With strongly embedded links to Brighton College UK, the College is known for upholding a record of exceptional academic results, which are achieved through a deep commitment to the individual strengths and interests of each child. May22687 Best British School - Dubai reflected in the school’s commitment to exceptional academic performance. Innovation Using a forward-thinking approach to education in which innovative methods, spaces, and resources develop a well-rounded sense of individuality and personal confidence. This is reflected in the school’s curriculum, pupil-led initiatives and approach to learning and teaching. Kindness A respect for diversity and a recognition that the efforts and achievements of every individual are valued equally. This extends to an awareness of the needs of others, and a firm belief that everyone can make a difference. The school’s culture of kindness is reflected in its commitment to community, service, and social responsibility. Brighton College Dubai mirrors the ethos that earned their founding school in the UK the title of ‘School of the Decade’ in the Sunday Times Parent Power Survey 2020 and balances academic excellence (1 in 6 pupils are offered Oxbridge places) with a real commitment to the personal development of every child. This provides the basis for a truly exceptional education, as demonstrated in its sister schools in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain. Reflecting on academic results classified as ‘Outstanding’ by the UAE Inspection Framework, the school’s Head Master, Simon Crane comments, “The value-added measure of nearly +2 grades per pupil shows the impact of excellent teaching combined with high levels of academic and pastoral support. As a school, we are immensely proud of the achievements of our pupils.”