Dubai English Speaking School
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Contact details

 Switchboard: 00971 (0)4 3371457


 Address:  Postal Address: PO Box 2002, Dubai, UAE

Absence Reporting

If your child is absent or late for school, please send details, as soon as possible, via telephone or email, where we will forward the absence to the relevant tutors. When calling the School, leave a message, providing your child’s name, class and details of absence

Tel: 04 3371457 Select Option 1 email:



Mrs. Aisling Hubert is our Admissions Manager and is responsible for all matters in connection with pupil admissions and pupil registration with the KHDA.


Headteacher’s P.A.

Mrs. Gail Barrett – Headteacher’s P.A. For all enquiries not stated below or to contact the Headteacher.


Senior Leadership Support

Mrs. Dawn Neville is our SLT support and provides administrative support to the senior leadership team. She is the first point of contact for Mrs. Jane Shaddick-Brady, Mrs. Ruth Gibson, Mr. Tony Clarkson and Miss. Rebecca Eldred.


Extra Curricular Activities Co-ordinator and Parent Liaison

Mrs. Jacqui Thurley is our Extra Curricular Activities Co-ordinator and Parent Liaison.


KHDA Liaison and Arabic Secretary

Mr. Shadi Kabalan is our KHDA Liaison and Arabic Secretary.


Bus Coordinator and DESPA Artistic Director

Ms. Tracey Wilding is our bus coordinator and DESPA Artistic Director.


Senior Accountant

Mrs. Chitra Ayampara is our Senior Accountant.



Mrs. Shakeela Khan and Mrs. Jess Burns are our Receptionist / Admin. Assistants.