Guide to Students Enrollment



  • Passing the school entrance exam in the main subjects(Arabic, English and Mathematics)

  • There will be a consideration to the school age

  • Submission of the following pertinent documents

  • 3 recent colored passport size photographs

  • Copy of birth certificate

  • Copy of vaccination card

  • Copy of the student’s passport with a valid residence visa for UAE citizens

  • The student’s last report card from the school he/she last attended. If the student is transferring from a school located outside the UAE, the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Foreign affairs and the UAE consulate should attest the report in the country were the school was located

  • Transfer certificate attested by the school last attended for the student transferring from a school located inside the UAE ( fees for the attestation of the certificate from Alain Educational District should be enclosed)



Schools around the world use different numbering conventions as well as follow different curriculums. It is common to find North American schools and those following the US Curriculum using a 12 year numbering format, and British schools and those following the National Curriculum for England and Wales using a 13 year numbering format. In addition, there are other numbering conventions as well as those mentioned. In the UAE there are many schools offering different curriculums and following different numbering conventions. Below is a table indicating Al Ittihad private school numbering convention and the equivalent numbered class in schools following a 13 year numbering convention. RWA follows the 12 grade system

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Registration and entry requirements
Year/Grade equivilancy

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The ages shown here are typical, and there may be occasional exceptions.

However the age cutoff is as on September 15th.