School News

Celebrating our Class of 2022 at Nibras

Celebrating our Class of 2022 at Nibras  – As always, we are proud and celebrate the achievements of our students. Graduation is one of the most important milestones in the

NIS Yearbook 2022 has been published

NIS Yearbook 2022 is finally here!

Celebrating the Legacy

We hosted our annual “Legacy Dinner’ to thank our outstanding students for their amazing academic results and to also recognize those who have grown with our school. 

Beda the brave – NIS teacher publishes her first book for children

Our amazing teacher, Ms. Kettia Dolcine has written and published a book. “Beda the Brave’, is about – Beda, an adventurous and fearless girl who uses her brainpower to explore

Qigong session for our Elementary students

Our Elementary students had a unique opportunity to practice a Qigong session. This is an ancient technique, developed in China thousands of years ago as part of traditional Chinese medicine.

Dealing with The Stress of Examination

Dealing with the Stress of Examination – We know that students work and study hard all year around. We also know that examinations are an opportunity for them to show

Partnership with RIT for Our Students

Partnership with RIT – At Nibras we are proud of our well-established career guidance and counseling program. We work with our students to develop their competencies in self-knowledge, education and

Inspiring Change with Paul Dix

Inspiring Change with Paul Dix – We believe it is essential that pupils feel happy, safe, secure and know who to turn to in school if they have a question

ISP launches ISP Educates ME

We are happy to share that International Schools Partnership (ISP) has launched ISP Educates ME.

EID Initiative at NIS

This Ramadan, our students really took on the true spirit of the Holy Month and showed their kindness.

ISP Arabic Spelling Bee at NIS

Our students have shown their amazing spelling skills in the first ISP Arabic Spelling Bee. The competition was launched in order to celebrate the beauty of the Arabic language and

#KindnessKloset for Ramadan

This Ramadan, International Schools Partnership (ISP) in the UAE have partnered with Dabur International to bring #KindnessKloset to each of our schools.

Francophonie Day at NIS

Francophonie Day is marked on March 20th all over the world, celebrates all the French speakers in the world – over 300 million of them.

Federico Olivie Fund Award – NIS Head of Elementary is a Recipient

The International Schools Partnership (ISP) has announced the recipients of the first Federico Olivie Fund, and we are proud to share that Ms. Althea Edmondson, Head of Elementary School has

NIS has received a Green A rating

We are proud to announce that our school received a Green A rating in the recent Health and Safety inspection carried out by Dubai Municipality!

Student assessments: why is it crucial?

When reviewing your child’s academic progress at any time of the year, you may find yourself asking wondering about the importance of student assessments.

Understanding the link between data and well-being

At International Schools Partnership schools, our students and their progress are central to all we do. We encourage our employees to continue to adapt their teaching and learning practises, as

NIS is one of the Schools of Eminence

Nibras International School was recently featured in the Gulf News Special Issue – The School of Eminence in the UAE.

International Day of Education at NIS

NIS Elementary students celebrated International Education Day in a unique way.

UAE students mark exuberant end to first Monday-Friday school week

Our students and students across the UAE have successfully finished their first Monday-Friday school week. They are excited about the extra time on weekends and have already started planning their

National Day: NIS celebrates the UAE’s Jubilee

Our entire community came together to commemorate the UAE’s 50th National Day.

ISP Poetry Competition Winners

– International Schools Partnership recently announced the winners of the ISP Poetry Competition: 5 students from across 4 schools in the UAE – Khaild in Grade 11, is the winner

Cancer Awareness month at NIS!

October is ‘Breast Cancer Awareness Month,’ and our community supports everyone fighting this battle. We believe every one of us knows someone battling cancer, lost the fight against cancer, or

Guinness World Record at International Schools Partnerships

ISP students came together in a unique way to start our countdown to the UAE’s 50th National Day by attempting a Guinness World Record. To read more about our History

ISP Reading Challenge – We love reading!

On the International Day of Literacy this year, International Schools Partnership (ISP) launched its first annual ISP Reading Challenge. The month-long challenge for our schools in the Middle East, encourages

How schools are bringing Expo 2020 in classrooms

All ISP Middle East schools are excited about the Expo 2020 happening in Dubai. Find out what they have planned to bring Expo 2020 in classrooms and ensure students get

To thank our outstanding students for their amazing academic results and recognize those who have grown with our school, NIS organized the first annual ‘Legacy Dinner’.

NIS students joined a global platform for future leaders

Our students recently took part in the ISP Virtual Model United Nations Conference. This was an opportunity for students from different ISP schools around the world to experience an educational,

Reaching the top rung

With thousands of students competing for a place at their university of choice, it has certainly become inevitable that students need to devise unique ways to stand apart from the rest, without compromising on their academic performance.   

ISP launches a football school programme in Spain with Villarreal

As an ISP Schools we strive to ensure the learning journey of each of our students includes chances to experience learning outside of the classroom and connect with other ISP

When asked to interview a female role model that inspired her, NIS Grade 12 student, Raheel, did not think twice about who she wanted to interview.

At Nibras International School we know that reading is an important part of a child’s development, it sparks their imagination and increases communication skills. Going beyond ‘reading’ by talking to

Our students are still meeting their peers from around the world

Nibras International School is part of International Schools Partnership, which means along with the other benefits that come with being a part of a global group, our students also get

‘Dear me’: Why these UAE students write letters to their future self

Earlier this academic year we asked our community to share letters for their future selves, as part of our “Writing Letters for Tomorrow” campaign. Friday Magazine has published some letters

To celebrate World Poetry Day, the International Schools Partnership (ISP) has launched a student Poetry Contest across the UAE. The group, which has four schools in the country – The

Teaching and Living Abroad During COVID-19

Teaching and living abroad is an intense experience, especially in these challenging times. Our Head of Secondary, Ms. Debra Willacey, shared her experiences with her Alma Mater Florida State University.

Nibras International School becomes a member of the National Honor Society

Dubai-based Nibras International School (NIS), part of International Schools Partnership (ISP), a global group of schools, has received the prestigious National Honor Society affiliate status for the 2020-2021 school year.

NIS Dubai is one of the Best Schools in the UAE

Nibras International School was featured in the last Gulf News Special Issue on the Best Schools in the UAE. Page 6: In this recent interview with Gulf News, our Principal,

The ISP Virtual Buddy Exchange : A Coordinator’s Perspective

Brandon Lewis, our Director of International Studies shares with ISP his experience and feedback on the Buddy Exchange Programme held virtually for the first time this year.

Find Out How School Is Safe With International Schools Partnership

ISP schools in Dubai have welcomed their students back to school. Read all about our safety measures in this article on ExpatWoman.com

Nibras International School appoints new Principal

International Schools Partnership (ISP), a global group of schools that own and operate Nibras International School (NIS), have appointed Dr. Jay Teston as the new Principal for the 2020 –

An ‘Out of this World’ Experience for students from Nibras International School

Our Grade 5 students recently had an out of this world experience, when they met astronaut candidate”, Mohammed Sallam. They had many questions for the only remaining Arab participant from

Nibras Alumni Success Story – Ayah Maklad

Name: Ayah Maklad Course: Bachelor in Interior Design University: American University Dubai – Class of 2020 Nibras International School – Class of 2016

Our International Learning Opportunities Don’t Stop – ISP Launches the Virtual Buddy Exchange Programme

Many of our International Learning Opportunities have been postponed because of the COVID-19 outbreak, but we don’t believe that these opportunities should stop. Taking into consideration the incredible success of

Adapting to the new normal

E-Learning and distance learning is something we are all experiencing right now. Click here to read what our principal said to Gulf News about the E-learning happening at our school.

Inspiring students by climbing mountains

Recently, students of Nibras International School had the privilege of meeting Tima Deryan, the youngest Arab to summit the highest mountain in the world. Along with this title she also

Introducing our new Head of Teaching and Learning

As we remain committed to igniting the torch of learning in every child, we are proud to introduce our new Head of Teaching and Learning, Daspo Yiappos who has recently

The importance of a Buddy

At Nibras International School we understand just how much students learn from each other, and that is why we are actively involved in the International School Partnership (ISP) Buddy Exchange

Nibras hosted successful celebrations of the UAE National Day

Nibras International School celebrated the 48th UAE National Day with day-long festivities organized by the school for students, families and staff. The celebrations commenced with the raising of the UAE

ISP launches a unique collaborative learning platform – “The Learning Hub” – across its network of global schools

The International Schools Partnership (ISP) is a growing group of globally located international schools, united in their common goal of being the school of choice in their local area. Learning

Nibras International School – An American Education

As part of the International Schools Partnership, a global group of 40 schools, Nibras International School (NIS) is one of the few affordable American curriculum schools in Dubai to be

World Cancer Day – 4 February 2019

Our Grade 6 students created this amazing video to raise awareness on World Cancer Day.

Uniform shop opens Saturday August 18

New uniform stock has arrived and the staff from Trutex School Uniform Wholesalers are unpacking and getting ready for students to come in.

Student Voice – Calculus Roller Coaster Project

By: Ayat, Niko and Suzanne – Nibras International School Our Calculus teacher always has creative ideas, especially when it comes to Calculus. At the beginning of the year, it was

Nibras students flourish at the ISP Model United Nations event in Spain

By Brandon Lewis, Social Studies Teacher at Nibras International School It was both an honor and privilege to represent Nibras International School and the UAE at the first International Schools

KHDA survey shows NIS students are happy and connect well with their teachers

By John Malone, Nibras School Counselor In December our Grade 6-9 students took a KHDA well-being survey on the students’ overall wellbeing in our school. The aim of this survey

NIS Principal assures Dubai Educational Forum that low fees don’t prevent a high-quality education

Today I attended the 4th Expert Leaders Conference in Dubai as a panelist answering a question that weighs on the minds of many parents looking for the best education for

The New Kindergarten at Nibras

This academic year at Nibras International School Dubai, we have made many positive changes within our Kindergarten department.  Our learning environment has seen the most significant change, adapting the Reggio

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