Emirates National Schools’ mission is to inspire students to take a creative and caring leadership role in an internationally-minded learning community. We aim to empower our students to be independent thinkers, open-minded citizens and global contributors. Our programs support students to actively achieve their full potential in a changing world while preserving their national identity.
The ENS campus in Mohammed Bin Zayed City was established in 2002 and is the oldest branch of the Emirates National Schools.
This school was accredited by AdvancED Organization, and the International Baccalaureate Organization. As it is licensed by the International Baccalaureate Organization for the Primary Years Programme, Middle Years Programme, and the Diploma Programme. It attained the IB Middle Years Programme Authorization in December 2015.
The ENS MBZ City Campus is the largest school in the world holding the International Baccalaureate Organization’s Primary Years Programme Authorization. MBZ offers the American Diploma program for all students in grades 9 to 12. The school is accredited by Abu Dhabi Education Council and AdvancEd and abides by all local and national laws and procedures regarding the health and safety of students.
Teaching Staff are all certified, experienced, and capable of teaching the American Common Core curriculum, and use the Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) program to assess student progress in learning in the areas of Language Arts and mathematics. The school abides by the teaching standards of Abu Dhabi Education Council and the Ministry of Education in teaching the national curriculum and the Arabic and Islamic studies.