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
Georges Pompidou(Sharjah French School)
Own English High School
Islamia Higher Secondary School
American International School
International School of Choueifat