English

The English department is a successful, innovative and creative department with a team of qualified English teachers. We are a well-resourced department with an excellent range of novels, plays, poetry and the latest textbooks to support the effective learning of our students. In addition, we actively encourage the use of technology in English through appropriate use of the PC suites; projectors; and various other forms of media.

Social Studies

The DIS Social Studies Department consists of specialist teachers dedicated to the cause of making the subject as enjoyable as possible. They work tirelessly to think of new ways of making sense of the complexities of the past. The department believes that lessons should fit the wide variety of learning styles our students possess. To do this the staff attempts to use an equally varied array of teaching activities including analyzing genuine historical artifacts etc.

Computer

The Computer department is one of the important departments with different installed software and internet facility for the students and teachers. With Computer being a vital subject for students in today’s technological world, we work hard to provide students with the skills and knowledge to allow them to understand and use Computer technology in work and home life. Students have one lesson per week, throughout the year, taught by dedicated computer teachers.

French

The French department has qualified language specialist teachers. We use fun motivational teaching methods to motivate student learning of foreign language.

Art

The Art department has been refurbished into a very vibrant and stimulating teaching environment. All students are given the opportunity to experience a wide range of art activities which includes: Painting and Drawing, Printmaking, Textiles, Ceramics etc.

Science

We have a lively, vibrant, wonderfully resourced department and offer practical based teaching courses for our students. Students are also encouraged to bring in any interesting or unusual natural finds to display in the departments cabinets.

Math

The Mathematics department is a successful and supportive team of full time qualified mathematics teachers. Students’ ability is regularly reviewed through tests, investigations and teacher assessments. Teachers use technology for teaching Math when appropriate.

Arabic

The Arabic department is a successful, innovative and creative department with a team of qualified Arabic teachers. We are a well-resourced department with an excellent range of novels, plays, poetry and the latest textbooks to support the effective learning of our students.

P. E.

The PE department at DIS is an active and lively department. Physical Education specifications take a multi-disciplinary approach, encouraging the development of different methods of enquiry drawn from a wide range of disciplines, with the focal point being the performer and the performance. We offer a wide range of physical activities and sports. We have formed a Schools basketball and a soccer team to

Library

The Library is open every week day from 7.30 am to 2:00 pm and is managed by a Librarian. The Library stock provides curriculum support for students of all abilities caters for students’ interests and hobbies and provides information which students need for their development. There is a large selection of fiction stock which is regularly updated with new publications. Daily and local newspapers and magazines are also available.

Grade 1

English, Math, Science, Social Studies, Arabic, Islamic Studies, Computer, French, Art, P.E.

Grade 3

English, Math, Science, Social Studies, Arabic, Islamic Studies, Computer, French, Art, P.E.

Grade 5

English, Math, Science, Social Studies, Arabic, Islamic Studies, Computer, French, Art, P.E.

Grade 7

English, Math, Life Science, Physical Science, History, Arabic, Islamic Studies, Computer, French, and P.E.

Grade 9

English, Math, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, History, Arabic, Islamic Studies, Computer, French, and P.E.

Grade 2

English, Math, Science, Social Studies, Arabic, Islamic Studies, Computer, French, Art, P.E.

Grade 4

English, Math, Science, Social Studies, Arabic, Islamic Studies, Computer, French, Art, P.E.

Grade 6

English, Math, Science, Social Studies, Arabic, Islamic Studies, Computer, French, Art, P.E.

Grade 8

English, Math, Life Science, Physical Science, History, Arabic, Islamic Studies, Computer, French, Art, and P.E.