Sharjah has always been a pioneer in culture and education.
The first properly organized school was established
in Sharjah in the 1950's. The old school building
still exists today and is located in the Heritage
area next to Souk Al Arsah.
Excellent multinational nursery, primary, secondary
and undergraduate education exists in Sharjah.
Since 1997, two Universities are also available. The
federal education ministry takes its responsibilities
towards private schooling very seriously. Schools
must be inspected and licenses once a year. A specified
number of Arabic tuition in compulsory for all pupils.
of Schools in Sharjah:
Ma'arifa Private School
Nursery & Wesgreen International School
Georges Pompidou(Sharjah French School)
Own English High School
Islamia Higher Secondary School
American International School
International School of Choueifat