Uptown International School (UIS), an esteemed member of the Taaleem school network and a distinguished International Baccalaureate (IB) institution in the nation, extends a warm welcome. Nestled within the vibrant community of Mirdif in Dubai, UIS transcends being a mere school; it serves as a nurturing ground where young intellects are cultivated to think critically, challenge preconceptions, and soar to new heights of academic distinction. The mission of UIS revolves around the empowerment of students to evolve into multilingual global citizens, equipped with the skills and values requisite for thriving in the dynamic landscape of the 21st century. The institution takes great pride in offering a seamless educational journey, catering to students from the tender age of three through eighteen. Through the implementation of the three esteemed programmes of the International Baccalaureate – the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), and the Diploma Programme (DP) – UIS presents a holistic and globally-oriented approach to learning. Education at UIS transcends the mere pursuit of academic excellence; it fosters an inclusive and supportive atmosphere where the development of character is deemed as significant as scholastic accomplishments. The cornerstone of UIS's philosophy is the empowerment of students to not only become more adept learners but also better individuals, exemplifying qualities of empathy, resilience, and respect for others. Aligned with its status as an IB school, the focus is on nurturing essential skills such as critical thinking, effective communication, and global awareness. Students are actively encouraged to embrace diverse perspectives, partake in inquiry-based learning, and engage in meaningful contributions to their communities. With a team of dedicated educators and state-of-the-art facilities, UIS weaves an inspiring and enriching learning environment that stimulates exploration, creativity, and collaboration. Abundant opportunities are provided for students to engage in extracurricular activities, sports, and community service, fostering holistic development.
School is upto Secondary School (IX-X) and affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The School is a Coed Day School, with classes from KG 1 to X. It is an English Medium school.