There are over a 100 schools in Qatar, comprising independent, private and international schools. We list a few of the popular ones that you may want to consider.
The Phoenix Private School follows the National Curriculum of England and Wales and accepts children aged 3 to 14 years. It offers small class sizes to ensure that students receive the educational attention that they deserve. The school has an intensive after-school enrichment program to support and promote social learning and exercise.
Phone: +974 44420844/66328091
Location: PPS, Building no. 16, Zone 43, Street 775, Al Afnan Street, Mamoura
Postal Address: P.O. Box 201886, Doha, Qatar
Phone: +974 4454 2000
Location: Garafat Al Rayyan and Dukhan Highway
Postal Address: PO Box 1129, Doha, Qatar
One of the oldest British curriculum schools in Qatar, Doha College is home to 1,200 students aged between 3 and 18 years, who represent over 50 nationalities. Alongside academics, the college also offers a diverse extracurricular programme which includes International Award, Model United Nations, debating, sport, music and drama as well as local and international trips. There school has two campuses, one in West Bay and the other in Al Waab.
Phone: +974 4407 6777
Location: Al Bustan Street, Doha, Qatar
Postal Address: PO Box 5404, Doha (Primary School) and PO Box 7506 (Secondary School)
This school teaches the British National curriculum alongside the National Arabic and Islamic Studies curriculum of Qatar. The school is registered as a British school in the UK and is an affiliated member of Cambridge University of London. It has separate facilities for boys and girls.
Phone: +974 4444 0122/ 4428 0777
Location: Near the intersection of E Industrial Street and Khaled Bin Ahmed Street
Postal Address: PO Box 201870 Doha, Qatar
Park House hosts students from 64 different nationalities starting from the nursery level and up to year 13. The school follows the National Curriculum of England for Years 1-9, while Years 10 and 11 follow the IGCSE courses. In Years 12 and 13 students will have to answer AS/A2 examinations. The campus includes a sports center, a 25-metre swimming pool, a football pitch, an art department, a music center and a common room.
Phone: +974 4468 3800
Location: Adjacent to Pakistan Education Centre, Abu Hamour, Doha, Qatar
Postal Address: PO Box 22215 Doha, Qatar
The Doha English Speaking School, also commonly referred to as DESS, was officially founded in 1981 but its roots go up to a decade earlier, when an English primary school was first built to cater to British children. The school follows the National Curriculum of England, based on which students are divided into 'Key Stages' covering education from Nursery through to Year 11. Foundation Stage consists of Nursery and Reception, Key Stage 1 covers Years 1 and 2, Key Stage 2 covers Years 3 – 6. The school features an adventure playground, gymnasia, a playing field, a library, a cookery room, a music room and a swimming pool, among other amenities.
Phone: +974 4459 2750
Location: Al Maarri Street, Fereej Klaib, Doha, Qatar
Postal Address: PO Box 7660 Doha, Qatar
The American School of Doha is an independent, U.S. accredited, college preparatory school, that uses the American Education Reaches Out standards as the basis for curriculum design, which is closely aligned to current best practices in the United States.
Phone: +974 4459 1500
Location: Al Bustan Street/ E Ring Road, Al Waab/ Al Soudan District, SW Quadrant, Doha, Qatar
Postal Address: PO Box 22090, Doha, Qatar
One of the few schools in the region to offer day-boarding facilities, this institution follows the CBSE curriculum. Campus facilities include library, Science and ICT laboratories, network of computers, art studio, music room, an audio visual room, in addition to a basketball court, Cricket and Football fields and badminton court.
Phone: +974 4458 3121 / 4458 3122
Location: Abu Hamour area, Mesaimeer Road
Postal Address: PO Box 47391, Abu Hamour, Doha, Qatar
Al Bustan Street/ E Ring Road, Al Waab/ Al Soudan District, SW Quadrant