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Can you tell us a bit about the new school?

Sunmarke School is Fortes Education’s newest flag-ship institution, opening from Nursery to Year 13, in September 2016 at Jumeirah Village Triangle. It is poised to become one of Dubai’s best value-for-money premium British Curriculum schools, offering the National Curriculum for England from Nursery to Year 9, followed by the GCSE’s in Years 10 and 11, and the A’Levels in Years 12 and 13. Sunmarke is a completely technology-enabled Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics school, which will offer a rigorous high-impact education programme using Fortes Education’s unique “MultiSmart Learning” and “Education in Human Values” programmes. The nursery will be managed by Jumeirah International Nurseries.

When do admissions begin?

Enrolments are being accepted for the 2016 -17 academic year now.

What is the range of fees?

Sunmarke is offering its founding parent community attractive tuition fees for the first three years of operations. Families with multiple children can enjoy the benefits of a well-structured sibling discount programme. Nursery: Dh34,500, foundation stage: Dh44,900 to Dh47,900, primary: Dh52,900 to Dh53,900, secondary: Dh67,900 to Dh70,900.

Is the secondary section at Regent International School shifting to Sunmarke?

Sunmarke School will build on the heritage and success of its affiliate, Regent International School (RIS), which has been established for over 20 years. The RIS Secondary Department is moving to Sunmarke. The transition process is going smoothly.