Category: News and Events

Enterprise Day
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Enterprise Day

Entrepreneurs were out in force as we hosted Enterprise Day in support of Dubai Cares. The Junior School children came up with their own business ideas, and with the aid of parents and teachers, brought them to life. The community event was a roaring success with local companies generously donating prizes for the raffle, of...

World Games 2019
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World Games 2019

We were incredibly honoured to host the athletes representing Papua New Guinea at the World Games in Abu Dhabi. The team were met at reception by the school choir, and the day then followed with activities in and out of the classroom. It goes without saying the staff and children were blown away by the...

Emirates LitFest – James Owens
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Emirates LitFest – James Owens

What a delight to have the author of ‘The World is Just a Book Away’, James Owens. His incredible 15 year journey of writing his book enthralled our Year 7 and 8s. He spoke of the inspiration his mother had on his dream to be a writer, and his stories of interviewing the rich and...

International Day
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International Day

One of the most exciting events in the school calendar is International Day, with 68 nationalities represented in school, we are truly a diverse and warm community. We are indebted to the Kent College Dubai Parent Friends Association for the organisation of the day. Thanks, of course, to the parents who provided us with a...

Senior School Sports Day
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Senior School Sports Day

Sports day, what an exceptional day. The inter house Sports Day is an important event in the school calendar with each House fighting for victory. However, what is a joy to see, is the whole school standing on the field, shoulder to shoulder, cheering on their house, their siblings, their classmates and their friends. The...

KCD inaugural ski trip
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KCD inaugural ski trip

Half term saw pupils head off to the beautiful resort of Gudauri in Georgia. Amazing days were spent as the pupils conquered the slopes – with beginners getting to grips with snow plough on the blue runs, whilst the more advanced heading off on the reds. Accompanied by a team of dedicated staff who ensured...

KCDancers at Desert Dance
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KCDancers at Desert Dance

What do you get when you cross 100s of hours of rehearsal, 56 pupils, a team of dedicated staff and parents? 2 incredible performances ! The theme set this year was Happiness across the Cultures. The seniors interpreted this with the concept as to whether ‘money really makes you happy?’  Isn’t being a good human...

The Big Sing
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The Big Sing

To celebrate The Year of Zayed, our Junior School pupils ventured to Victory Heights to partake in Small Schools The Big Sing. A wonderful afternoon of choirs and voices to celebrate this important milestone in the UAE’s heritage.

The Wiz
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The Wiz

Under the magical guidance of the Performing Arts department, pupils took to the stage for The Wiz. We followed the journey of Dorothy to the urban fantasy of the Land of Oz. It was a delight to see so many of our pupils take to the stage and shine, parents and friends of KCD were...

A word from our former Head Girl, Hannah
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A word from our former Head Girl, Hannah

After finishing my A-levels I was offered a place at the University of Edinburgh to study Biological Sciences. I chose the university because it is one of the six ancient universities in the UK and I have always wanted to study somewhere with a rich and interesting history. So far, I have not been disappointed!...