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Technology at VIS

Technology will be leveraged to enhance learning and broaden the classroom borders and provide enhanced learning opportunities. Learners will have access to computer and internet at school. Components of the curriculum and grades can be accessed online 24/7. Technology will be leveraged for easy and effective communication between school and home and will allow for […]

Extra curricular activities

In line with our mission and vision to serve the whole child, we will provide learners with diverse experiences that address their academic, social, and emotional needs and interests. Numerous extra-curricular activities will be provided throughout the year at no charge, whenever possible. Extra-curricular offerings provide an outlet for students to further pursue their passions […]

VIS scholarship

The Vernus International School Scholarship Program aims to encourage and recognize students in their pursuit of excellence, to encourage diversity among applicants, and build awareness of the value and rewards associated with careers any of the students chosen fields . It is intended to provide students with the financial support to further pursue their education […]

VIS discounts

Sibling Discount The 1st sibling receives a 5% discount off annual tuition fees, the 2nd sibling receives a 7% discount off annual tuition fees and 3rd sibling benefits from a 10% discount off annual tuition fees. Emirates Discount Emirates staff are eligible for a 15% discount on tuition fees. DSOA Staff DSOA staff are eligible […]

What is PBL?

In Project Based Learning, teachers are not all-knowing experts but rather coaches who facilitate the personalized learning journey of each student through a structured inquiry process.   Authenticity of projects will be enhanced through community partners who will work with teachers to design projects by identifying issues in the local community. The broader approach of […]

Choosing a school

Vernus International School will be a community hub within the Dubai Silicon Oasis Community – we want people to seek the school as a place to socialize, meet people from the community and to host events and activities. We recognize that that parents are looking for a community school that offers a broad and balanced […]

Learning new skills

Creative & Inventive – VIS children think creatively by generating and exploring ideas, making original connections. They try different ways to tackle a problem, working with others to find imaginative solutions and outcomes that are of value. Independent – VIS children evaluate information in their investigations, planning what to do and how to go about […]

Life Skills at VIS

VIS students organise themselves, showing personal responsibility, initiative, creativity and enterprise with a commitment to learning and self-improvement.  They actively embrace change, responding positively to new priorities, coping with challenges and looking for opportunities. VIS students show a willingness to put forth efforts, and continually strive to get better. They actively try to complete tasks […]

Literacy Skills at VIS

Digitally literate – VIS children are able to critically use technology, to navigate through various online forums and devices, understanding how technology works, and being able to creatively and inventively manipulate technology to solve problems. Expressive writers – More than just knowing how to read and write basic letters and sentences this means that VIS […]

Why VIS was founded

Vernus International School was founded on the belief that while academic achievement is essential, it is not the sole purpose of education and children need to learn critical life skills to be successful and happy adults. Vernus International School believes that Today is the right moment for every parent to assist their children in developing […]

US Curriculum in Dubai

Vernus International School will be a leading US curriculum school in Dubai. Our teachers and staff will: Engage in approaches to promote cultural diversity and inter-cultural learning Cherish the benefits of diversity and inter-cultural learning Respect differences and value difference as a strength Inspire and motivate children to learn Always Smile and bring enthusiasm to […]

Enrichment

Hydroponic farming, Sport, Virtual Reality and STEM enable children to develop important life skills required for the future. At VIS, we encourage active participation in all enrichment activities so that children develop into well-rounded individuals.