How to begin your child's journey...
Registration and admission for the Academic Year starting September 2017 is done online through the school website. Admissions to classes depend upon vacancies in those classes. There will be an entrance assessment prior to accepting the student.
Foundation Stage 2 (FS 2)
As per National Curriculum for England expectations, for admission to Foundation Stage 2, the child must be 4 years old on or before 1st September 2017 but not later than 31st December 2017 at the time of admission. The maximum age limit is extended till 5 years only.
As per National Curriculum for England expectations, for admission to Year 1, the child should be 5 years on or before 1st September 2017 but not later than 31st December at the time of admission. The maximum age limit is extended till 6 years only. Admission is granted on the basis of an entrance assessments in English and Mathematics followed by an interview with the the Phase Leader.
Admission is granted on the basis of an entrance assessments in English and Mathematics. Admissions in these Years also require an interview with a member of the Senior Management Team or the Phase Leaders.
Documents required at the time when the admission is confirmed:
- Two copies of the student's passport with a valid U.A.E. residence visa.
- Two copies of the student’s birth certificate (in Arabic or English).
- Two copies of the student’s Emirates ID Card (both sides).
- Two copies each of (father and mother) Emirates ID Card (both sides).
- Two copies of the parent's passport with a valid residence visa
- For students coming from other Emirates and Oversees transfer: Original Emirates ID Card for any one of the parent and the student for scanning on the Emirates ID card reader. The Emirates ID cards will be returned to the parent immediately after the scanning is completed in the registration department.
- Three recent passport size photographs on white background.
- Two copies of the current immunization record in English.
- Two copies of the school final report for all children entering Year 1 and above (in English).
- Original Transfer Certificate from the previous school:
- In the case of transfer from Dubai Schools, please provide the KHDA Transfer Reference Number.
- In the case of transfer from other Emirates other than Dubai, the Transfer Certificate should be duly attested by the Educational authority of the respective Emirate.
- In the case of Overseas transfer, from countries other than USA, UK, Australia, Canada, Europe and New Zealand, the Transfer Certificate should be duly attested by :
- District Educational Officer/Ministry of Education (from the country migrating from).
- Ministry of Foreign Affairs (from the country migrating from).
- UAE Embassy/ Consulate (from the country migrating from).
Please note: The Westminster School, Dubai will accept and consider applications with all required documents. All outstanding documents must be provided within ONE month of admission to the school. Admission will be confirmed only on the submission of all the documents to the School and will be subject to Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) approval.