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Director's Welcome

Director Ignite school Dubai
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It is our privilege and pleasure to welcome you to Ignite School. We are pleased to have you as a member of our school community. As an American School, our primary focus is on students’ learning, social and emotional wellbeing.

Our students feel happy, accepted, safe and valued. Equally, we recognize parents as integral partners in their child’s success and welcome their valuable contribution to the school community.

We have made some exciting shifts with the implementation of blended and distance learning to ensure curriculum delivery as well as continuity of student learning. Through the utilization of high-quality digital platforms and e-Learning resources, our teachers continue to focus on teaching the content with fidelity through differentiation that meets the diverse learning needs and styles of ALL students.

Quality formative and summative assessments are administered, which provides data that is utilized to make informed decisions about instruction and/or differentiation. Our focus is to identify our student needs and find the right tools to address those needs.

Research shows that social and emotional learning not only creates a healthy context for learning to take place, but it paves the way for us as educators to recognize the importance of educating the whole child.

Our teachers and leaders remain committed to a student-centered environment. Creativity, collaboration, higher order thinking, innovation and preservation of the UAE cultural heritage and values are part of daily learning practices for each student.

I am thrilled to be part of Ignite School Community and look forward to our partnership in guiding each student to realize our school vision; that learning has lasting value beyond life at school.

Wedad Saada

School Highlights

Our campus is open… come see us today.

Limited seats are still available.

We welcome the opportunity to speak to you about becoming a part of the Ignite School Community.

The safety and well-being of our Ignite School community are our number one priority!


If you have a question about enrolling your child at Ignite School, please call the Admissions team at +971 4 2110777 or send an email to

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Khaleej Times Article

American Curriculum at your doorstep

“The school offers a plethora of social, cultural and educational activities for the overall development of the child”

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Schools Compared

“Examples of innovation in curriculum planning, impressive architectural modelling, high ROI based on planned facility provision, amongst other features, suggest a potentially benchmark school.”

“As it stands, however, it is clear that, at least on paper, Ignite American School Dubai has the promise of an important new school for the American schools sector.”

Which School Advisor

Ignite School appreciates the review of our school identifying us as another option for parents considering American schools.

Why Ignite school 

Ignite School is an excellent option for families seeking an authentic American Educational experience. Our vision is for all young people to experience that learning has lasting value beyond their life at school.

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Early Learning Center
Our Early Learning Program takes a student centered inquiry based approach. Students are encouraged to learn through both play and formal learning activities.
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Elementary school
Grades 1 through 5 of the Ignite Elementary-School promote basic skill development in all subject areas. Learning brings rewards throughout life.
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Middle School
Our curriculum for grades 6 through 8 helps create an environment that enables all children to be successful and innovative in their own way.
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High School
For a tentative list of High School, grades 9 through 12, courses contact the Admissions Office. Offered some sample courses for students.
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Arabic Language
For Arab students, learning their mother tongue (Arabic Language Arts) is very important since language is deeply connected to culture.
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Emirati Children Program
Each Emirati child will be guided to obtain UAE equivalency of their Ignite High School Diploma. Our children will participate in support programs.
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Islamic Education
Ignite School believes in the importance of nurturing a religious and Islamic consciousness within our Muslim students. It is framed Social Studies.
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Our Campus

  • Indoor and outdoor learning spaces
  • Swimming pool (with changing rooms).
  • Shaded multipurpose hard court sports.
  • Artificial grass 5-a-side football field.
  • Dedicated outdoor play areas for ELC and Elementary School.
  • Indoor multipurpose sports hall/auditorium.
  • Grass areas with seating for social activities.
  • ELC indoor playroom, English Language Learner centers (3) and Learning support centers (3).
Based on 85 reviews.
Marcheta Hightower
Marcheta Hightower
23. May, 2022.
Beautiful school and a wonderful environment for a child to learn American curriculum from American teachers! They have a great and healthy school lunch also.
Sami Cattan
Sami Cattan
22. May, 2022.
I am planning to enter this school and we did a school tour for grade 8 today 22-5-2022. Staff were very professional and kind, they were amazing and i recommended my parents to immediately register. I recommend so far to register and Ignite school, I hope you read this to know that I think your school is amazing
Jean C Erlacher Ribeiro
Jean C Erlacher Ribeiro
6. March, 2022.
Good school
Avi Dolson
Avi Dolson
5. March, 2022.
This is a wonderful institution to send your children to. They have great staff, and an even better administration. I would highly recommend. Send your children here for greater chances at future success. Great international experience.
Kosta Risteski
Kosta Risteski
5. March, 2022.
Amazing school and amazing facilities. The teachers are amazing with the kids and you can tell they truly love them and want what’s best for the kids. The faculty is very friendly and make it very easy for the kids to learn and most importantly feel comfortable in the school environment