Why Choose Us
Reach British School is an exciting school with so much to offer your child. Our experienced and passionate staff are committed to ensuring every student develops a love of learning and to help lay the foundations for life-long success.
Our teachers are all native English speakers and are passionate about education
All of our class teachers are native English speakers and bring with them many years of UK and international school experience.
We are part of a global group of schools
We are operated by the International Schools Partnership (ISP), a global group of 50 schools across 15 countries (and growing). Being part of this group provides Reach British School with outstanding international learning connections, quality assurance and excellent governance.
Amazing learning is central to everything we do
Amazing Learning is our core purpose. We nurture the best learning environment for your child, so that your child feels safe, valued and happy, to ensure they make as much progress as possible.
We are a BSME accredited British school
Reach is a member of the British Schools Middle East, which ensures Reach is committed to continuous improvement against rigorous educational standards.
Reach collaborates with other member organisations who share our philosophy of excellence.
We offer a wide range of extra-curricular activities
Reach British School offers a wide range of extra-curricular activities to help cultivate the individual interests and talents of children and develop social skills.
These include activities such as art, chess, basketball, athletics, karate, kickboxing, Jiu jitsu, football, gymnastics and swimming. We also offer extra English, maths, phonics and reading classes.
Excellent facilities for academic and sport activities
We are privileged to have a range of fantastic facilities including an auditorium, a multi-purpose indoor sports hall, a heated swimming pool, two well-stocked libraries with thousands of books, science and ICT suites, music and art rooms, and shaded age-appropriate outdoor play areas.
Our spacious, well-resourced classrooms and learning areas are filled with natural light, providing excellent conditions for learning.
To find out more, visit Campus and Facilities.
We are a truly inclusive community school
We believe children learn best when they’re happy and secure in a stimulating and nurturing environment.
We embrace the individuality of every child and ensure their safety and wellbeing is high priority. We ensure EVERY child, whatever their learning, language or emotional needs, makes the best possible progress within a truly inclusive and caring ethos. Our Achievement Team are on hand to provide any additional support our gifted and determination of children may need.
Our Information and Communications Technology (ICT) offerings are among the best in Abu Dhabi, and we are also a Google For Education school
We are constantly investing in new technology to enhance our teaching and learning. The school has a computer laboratory with internet and multi-media facilities, 3D printing equipment, two 65-inch interactive screens, and 120 Chromebooks and 120 iPads for classroom use.
We provide unique opportunities for our Secondary students
The Reach British School curriculum challenges students at high levels to prepare them for the entry into top international universities.
As part of the International Schools Partnership (ISP), our secondary school students (aged 12-18 years) are also presented with enrichment opportunities to participate in events such as the Model United Nations, the Global Future Leaders Conference, and the Buddy Exchange Programme.
With our extension to Year 12 in 2019, career, university, and social/emotional counselling services have also been significantly expanded at Reach British School.
We offer scholarships to Secondary students
Reach British School prides itself on offering a high quality education at an affordable price. Our scholarship programme has been launched to attract and support talented secondary students who show a passion for and potential in their chosen field.
You will always know how well your child is progressing at Reach British School
We provide consistent communication between the school and home – you will always know how well your child is progressing, and we provide regular and detailed reports on children’s academic progress, and social and emotional wellbeing.
Visit our Student Progress page for more information.