Dovecote Green Primary School  accepts admissions from boys and girls from the age of 3 years old. We are currently open for admissions for FS1 (Nursery) through to Year 6.

The school academic year runs from September to June but we are able to admit pupils throughout the year if places are available, subject to the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) regulations.

How to apply

An application form is required for each child and must be completed in full. It is essential that all sections of the application form are completed. This should then be submitted to the school Admissions department together with the application fee of 500AED and the following documents:

  • A copy of both parents passport, visa and Emirates ID
  • A copy of your childs passport, visa and Emirates ID
  • A copy of your childs passport
  • 4 x passport photos of your child
  • previous years school or nursery report
  • Any relevant medical/ professional reports


If you are applying from overseas or recently arrived in Dubai, it is understood that some documentation may not be available. These documents should be submitted to the school as soon as they become available.

Further details regarding the application process can be obtained by emailing

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