Sunmarke provides an ambitious and inspiring values-based education nurturing the hearts and minds of young boys and girls so that they can flourish and achieve their dreams.
Simply put, we transform young lives.
Powered by our unique, leading-edge Signature Programmes, we are an incredibly innovative school reshaping and inspiring tomorrow’s generation.
We are amongst the top 5 schools in Dubai, as seen by our outstanding IB and A-Level results, top university placements, and notable student achievements in the arts, sports, and extracurriculars.
We are a recognised global leader in Positive Education – a paradigm shift in education worldwide – where it’s increasingly acknowledged that truly outstanding teaching and learning is only attained by developing “academic and personal excellence” as well as “well-being and character”.
We are one of the few schools in the UAE to offer both the IB and A-Level curriculum pathways, as well as the BTECs.
Backed by Fortes Education’s rich history of over 40 years in academia, Sunmarke is rated “Outstanding” by the British School Overseas Inspection Authority and “Very Good” by KHDA.
A Rigorous & Ambitious Education
We deliver an education that emphasises academic excellence and participation in diverse sports, performing arts and extracurricular activities.
Outstanding Senior Leaders & Teachers
Our educators are ambassadors of Positive Education and inspirational teachers.
40 Years of History
Sunmarke School is backed by Fortes Education’s four decades of excellence in education
This programme builds critical thinking and creativity with students working on solving real-world problems in interdisciplinary projects that follow the Stanford Design Thinking process. Students sharpen their critical thinking and developing skills in product development and agile project management while building and coding mechanical, electrical and robotic control systems and prototypes.
We offer multiple pathways in the IB, A-Levels and BTECs enabling all children to meet their career aspirations.
Sunmarke is a recognised global leader in Positive Education where the development of character, values and well-being is central to a child’s development and anchors our school ethos.
Students develop strong leadership and entrepreneurship skills in this programme which has been developed in conjunction with the Peter Jones Academy for Entrepreneurship and the University of Birmingham MBA school. Students also participate in Sunmarke’s Venture Incubator and pitch their projects to Sunmarke’s Shark Tank judges for funding their startups.
Artistically inclined students can pursue a deeply arts-infused programme in music, theatre, the visual arts, dance, and media and communications to pursue their passion and creative interests.
Students learn to become environmentally conscious and eco-champions coming to deeply appreciate Mother Nature through our Forest School programme, learning in Sunmarke’s beautiful Forest, Vegetable Garden, and Hydroponic farming programme.
Our Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality (AR/VR) programme takes students on a transformative and immersive journey enabling them to experience scientific, artistic, historical and cultural concepts like never before.
Students are coached to meet the future challenges of university and the workplace through a range of career development programmes such as guidance to top global universities; successful university applications; student internships at leading corporates; mentorships with business leaders; resume building; and mock interviews.
We offer 90+ extracurricular activities in high-performance sports, the performing arts, ballet, music, journalism, debate, public speaking, community service, and more, enabling students to pursue and expand their interests and develop their character.
Students are given the opportunity to develop their 3rd language skills in Mandarin, French and Hindi becoming better rounded global citizens.
Sunmarke’s next-generation AI learning platform supports learning through self-paced problem-solving for those keen to accelerate or catch up on their learning.
Secondary students are given an opportunity to attend a partner boarding school abroad to expand their historical, linguistic and cultural knowledge while developing independence and character.