Wednesday / March 20 / 2019



UAE National Day Assembly


Literary Soiree


Accreditations and Affiliations

Raffles World Academy is accredited and/or affiliated to internationally acclaimed education organizations, confirming that the school provides internationally recognised high standards of education.

The global accrediting and affiliated bodies Raffles World Academy, Dubai is recognized by are:

International Baccalaureate

Raffles World Academy (RWA) is an authorised IB World School offering the Primary Years Programme (IBPYP) and the IB Diploma Programme (IBDP). The school began teaching the DP in September 2010 following a successful visit by IBAEM in March 2010. RWA achieved its authorization to provide the IBPYP in June 2012. In April 2018 the IBMYP verification team visited RWA and following a successful visit, RWA was authorized to offer IBMYP in June 2018.

Along with other IB World schools, this school shares a common philosophy — a commitment to high quality, challenging, international education. Only schools authorised by the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO) as IB World Schools can offer any of its three academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), or the Diploma Programme. 

RWA is one of the founding schools of the Middle East IB Association (MEIBA). For further information about the IBO and its programmes. Click on the link below:



Council of International Schools

RWA is a CIS Accredited School. The Council of International Schools (CIS) is a global non-profit membership organisation that provides services to schools, higher education institutions and individuals focused on international education.  CIS is a membership community working collaboratively for the continuous improvement of international education.  


Eco-Schools UAE

The Eco-Schools programme engages children and young people in key issues including the environment, sustainability, global citizenship and the value of a low carbon future.  Eco-Schools is an international initiative designed to encourage whole-school action for the environment. It is an environmental management tool, learning resource and recognised award scheme. 


Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award

RWA is a licensed centre, offering the world’s leading youth achievement award for young people aged 14-24 years.



From September 2012, RWA will offer Trinity ISE, the Integrated Skills in English programme of additional support for English Language Learners in Grades 6 - 8