Vision: Al Dhafra Private Schools will enshrine educational excellence,...

where culture and tradition are honoured...

and everyone is safe...

Students attending Al Dhafra Private Schools will become internationally minded,...

global citizens,...

possessing the skills and character to thrive in a challenging and changing world...

Mission: To provide a trusting and supportive school community,...

in which students are placed at the centre of learning,...

developing personal responsibility and self-discipline,...

as they become independent and creative learners and thinkers...

Teaching will be inspiring...

and all students empowered...

to succeed within an innovative culture of high expectations,...

high standards, and outstanding quality.

Welcome to
Al Dhafra Private School


Message from the Principal

Dear Parents,
On behalf of the entire Al Dhafra staff, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your collaboration, inform you of some key information and wish you and yours a very successful 2019.
This year in term 1 we have experienced a great start to the academic year. From our little learners getting settled and rapidly progressing academically to our grade 12 seniors who are concluding a remarkable chapter in their lives, we have proudly witnessed amazing stories of students (and staff) learning, unlearning and relearning. Many thanks to you, our parents, for your support and partnership. Indeed, when there are strong relationships between students, school and parents, student learning is optimized and chances of students going off track are minimal.

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School Calendar

The school calendar contains all events and activities for the school year. You can also find ADEC approved schedule for holidays and vacations, as well as exam dates.


School Management System

School management an online portal provided by the school for both students and teachers for better learning experience and communication.


D6 Communicator

The School Communicator is an app that will pop up on your computer and mobile every day to keep you up to date with all the News within the school. Download instructrions below.


Child Protection Policy

To ensure that all schools have student protection measures in place, as strongly enforced by the UAE Federal Law Child Rights, and other relevant UAE laws.



  • Principal, Mr. Daniel Lee Bokelman:
  • Vice Principal, Mr. David Evans:
  • Head of Secondary, Mr. Darren Jones:
  • Head of Primary, Mr. Duncan Silcock:
  • Assistant Head Pastoral / SENCO / PODCO, Ms. Basma Iklil Sati:
  • Assistant Head Curriculum and Assessment, Ms. Tracy Angela May:
  • Head of ICT and Examinations, Mr. Ziyad Ashour:
  • Student Guidance Counselor, Ms. Soha Hamze Bou Hamdan

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  • Address: P.O. Box 25801, ME09 Mohamed Bin Zayed City, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Phone: 0097126108400 / 0097126108401
  • Fax: 0097125599883
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  • Website:
  • GPS Coordinates: 24.345567 / 54.532010