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The private Doha English Speaking School caters to 980 co-ed, primarily British children ages 3 to 11, teaching the National Curriculum for England from Foundation through Key Stage 2.

  • Doha English Speaking School
    Al Maarri Street
    Street No. 940, Fereej Kulaib
    Zone 35, Doha
    Qatar
  • Mailing address:
    Doha English Speaking School
    P.O. Box 7660
    Doha
    Qatar
  • T + 974 4459 2750
  • F +974 4459 2761
  • E [email protected]
  • W www.dess.org
  • Lower School Ages: 3-11
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Lower School Numbers: 693 boys and girls
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: Unknown
  • Boarding: Not available
  • Uniform: Yes
  • School Year: Same as typical British school year: September-June with half terms, local holidays, Christmas break
  • School Hours: Foundation/Stage 1: Sun-Thurs 7:20-12:45; Foundation/Stage 2 - Sun- Wed 7:20 -1:45; Foundation/Stage 2 - Thursday 7:20-12:45 ; Key stage 1 - Sun- Wed 7:20 -1:55, Thurs 7:20 - 12:55; Key stage 2- Sun- Wed 7:20 - 2:00, Thursday 7:20 - 1:00
  • Fee Currency: Qatari rial
  • Fee Details: Tuition Fee per Term (Preschool to Year 6): QR 12 100.0 Registration Fee (non-refundable one-off fee for every new child): QR 2 750.00 Refundable Deposit: QR 10 000.00 Assessment Fee (Will only apply if an assessment is required):QR 275.00 Tuition Fee per Term (Preschool to Year 6) QR 12 100.0 Registration Fee (This is a non-refundable one-off fee for every new child) QR 2 750.00 Refundable Deposit QR 10 000.00 Assessment Fee (Will only apply if an assessment is required) QR 275.00
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Memberships: Member COBIS, British Schools in the Middle East (BSME), Independent Association of Prep Schools (IAPS) (all of which require inspection by approved inspectorate as condition of membership)
  • State/Independent: Independent: private non-profit

Curricula:

  • National Curriculum for England

Accreditations/Inspections:

  • BSO (British Schools Overseas inspection programme)
  • Penta International (DfE BSO approved)

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