Inclusion

Inclusive Education

In compliance with the recently published Dubai Inclusive Education Policy Framework 2017,https://www.khda.gov.ae/en/publications/article?id=10239 we, at GEMS Our Own English High School are strongly committed to inclusive education promoting highly inclusive ethos. We welcome students with varied special educational needs and disabilities as long as he/she stands to benefit from his/her engagement in school. It could be both educational and social/life skills. Wherever possible, we ensure ‘Sibling priority’ is accorded to all students of determination who choose to study in our school. The safety and security of the Students with Determination as well as the other students is our top priority as far as admission and retention are concerned.

We actively seek to empower and maximize the participation and integration of Students of Determination and work to ensure equal opportunities for our students of determination. In accordance with the Federal Law No (29) of 2006 & Law no (2) of 2014 governing Protection of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in the Emirate of Dubai, we, at Our Own, provide appropriate provisions and curriculum modifications of all students of determination thereby ensuring complete educational and social inclusion.