Message from the Principal

Welcome to Hartland International School. q

We care passionately – about excellent learning and teaching, about learning for life, about education – but most of all we care passionately about the children in our care.

q - Mrs Fiona Cottam

About Us

Hartland International School provides an enriched education through the National Curriculum for England, empowering young minds to think creatively, problem solve and to exceed expectations. Modelled on the richness of the best international approach to education, our school unlocks potential, nurtures talent and realises dreams.

Hartland is rated as a “Very Good” School with many “Outstanding” features during the DSIB Inspection of 2022-23.

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Our School is located in the prime location of Mohammed Bin Rashid City. just a 10 minute drive from the Burj Khalifa. the campus is at the centre of the developing Sobha Hartland community. Access to the campus is via the Al Khail, Ras Al Khor and Oud Metha Roads.

Travel Time

  • Mirdif (Approx. 20 minutes)
  • Al Barsha (Approx. 23 minutes)
  • Downtown (Approx. 10 minutes)
  • Dubai Hills (Approx. 15 minutes)
  • Business Bay (Approx. 12 minutes)
  • Creek Harbour (Approx. 15 minutes)
  • Arabian Ranches (Approx. 24 minutes)
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The Hartland Way

We combine a unique blend of academic challenge, enrichment opportunities and pastoral support to target excellence and create a values-based community of teachers, children and parents which we call "The Hartland Way”. The hallmarks of The Hartland Wayinclude:


  • A passion for learning.
  • A drive for excellence through academic, physical and creative pursuits.
  • A focus on developing life skills and building character.
  • An emphasis on personal responsibilities.
  • A commitment to voluntary service.
  • A respect for cultural diversity, traditions and beliefs.
  • A respect for values and traditions of the UAE.

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Accreditations & Affiliations

BSO COBIS BSME NACE GSS KHDA the duck of edinburs international award