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Fairgreen International School in Dubai


award winning school

award-winning school

With a campus designed for minimal environmental impact, utilizing solar power for all its energy needs, recycling all its water for agricultural use, and implementing waste separation, Fairgreen International School in Dubai empowers students to play a leading role in creating a sustainable future for our world.

At our home in The Sustainable City, we have a true community school in the heart of Dubai.

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innovative curriculum

innovative curriculum

Fairgreen International School is a Candidate School* pursuing authorization as an IB World School for the Primary Years Programme, Middle Years Programme, Career Related Programme and Diploma Programme. In August 2020, as Fairgreen began its third year in existence, the IB Organization gave their official authorization of our MYP. With a robust and exciting IB curriculum firmly in place throughout the school, Director Graeme Scott anticipates obtaining PYP authorization by October 2020 with our Diploma and Career-Related Programmes to follow. IB schools operate with a philosophy and commitment to delivering a high quality, challenging, international education.

Our programme is driven by academic achievement and innovation and is delivered by an exceptional team of international educators. We integrate an intensive sustainable education curriculum to create a truly unique school in Dubai, featuring hands-on project-based learning, research-supported teaching methods, technology initiatives and worldwide partnerships with leading experts and organizations in sustainability-related research and practice.

*Only schools authorized by the IB Organization can offer any of its four academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), the Diploma Programme, or the Career-related Programme (CP). Candidate status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted. For further information about the IB and its programmes, visit http://www.ibo.org"

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FAIRGREEN LAUNCHES THE MILLION SOLAR STARS CHALLENGE 2020

In line with the UAE Vision 2021 to create and maintain a sustainable environment and infrastructure as well as achieve a perfect balance between economic and social development, Fairgreen launched the third edition of the Million Solar Stars Challenge under the patronage of the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE).

Taking place on February 27, 2020, the event brought students together to design, build, and race model solar cars and boats as part of an international initiative aiming to engage one million students in the process of scaling up solar power at 100% of schools around the world.

Fairgreen Lauded in Times Educational Supplement

"I came away hugely impressed by how the school is a fantastic example of what can be achieved by schools in the battle to save the planet, if only we set our minds to it.” We are so proud to see Fairgreen featured in the Times Educational Supplement (TES), a leading UK-based publication showcasing leading-edge education for over 100 years!

Fairgreen Wins Dr. Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots Award

Fairgreen MYP students and Science Teacher Adam Hall were recently presented with a Roots & Shoots Award by Dr. Jane Goodall of her namesake institute at the organization's annual UAE awards show dedicated to students' achievements in helping people, animals and the environment. Among 100 schools across the UAE that applied for this award, Fairgreen was one of the 12 winning schools, selected for our Million Solar Stars programme and our students' efforts to scale up solar at Fairgreen.

Fairgreen's Mr. Hall Honored for Million Solar Stars Programme

Fairgreen’s Science Teacher Mr. Adam Hall recently accepted an award as one of the “Top 50 Organizations in Education” at the Global Forum for Education & Learning in Dubai for his work in creating A Million Solar Stars (MSS), a solar education programme implemented in various schools across the globe that gives students the opportunity to develop solar energy solutions to power schools.

Fairgreen Represents 'Design Engineer Construct' at Awards Ceremony

The head of our ‘Design, Engineer, Construct’ course, Mr. Samuel Landete, recently accepted the Middle East Consultant Editor’s Choice Award for the DEC programme on behalf of Alison, Watson, CEO of Class of Your Own, the UK-based non-profit that founded this incredible, unique curriculum that helps students develop a range of skills and knowledge fundamental to successful engagement in technical and professional aspects of the Construction and Built Environment sector of industry.



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A Pioneering Education Community

Fairgreen International School has a mission to embrace and promote sustainability in all its forms. Developed to empower students with a forward-looking education, Fairgreen aims to inspire future generations to make a positive impact on the world as ambassadors of sustainable development. Our challenging academic environment motivates students to be agents of change while teaching them to be critical thinkers. Our wide-ranging programme includes performing and fine arts, STEAM learning, sports and an array of extra-curricular activities. As a caring and warm community, we promote each student's individual development and wellbeing.

Connecting our Students to the Community at Large

Welcome to Fairgreen International School, where we are continually connecting our students with world-class leaders and champions of various industries. These experiences inspire, guide and lead our students to see where their creativity, talents and passions will take them. Stephen Ritz, world-renowned educator and founder of The Green Bronx Machine, has been our partner since the beginning, guiding our health and wellness curriculum. Along with our brilliant MYP students, Stephen recently led His Royal Highness Shiekh Abdulaziz Al Nuaimi, aka “The Green Sheikh,” on a tour of Fairgreen. It was an absolute honor and pleasure to share our passion for sustainability with this champion of humanity and the environment.

Our Home at The Sustainable City, Dubai

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Fairgreen is proud to be a part of The Sustainable City in Dubai, modelled to become an international showcase for sustainable living, work, education, and recreation. Recently awarded as Dubai’s happiest community, this pioneering development will enable Fairgreen students to experience sustainable living in action, and access the city’s unique resources such as a dedicated biodome with aquaponics and urban farming equipment, the Equestrian Centre and the Innovation Centre.

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Sustainability at Fairgreen International School

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Project Based Learning
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