Welcome to
Liwa International School Al Qattara

Welcome to Liwa International School Al Qattara, where we offer an inclusive international educational experience that inspires students to be independent, innovative lifelong learners.

With our outstanding learning facilities and state-of-the-art technology alongside our world-class renowned teaching strategies, we ensure that our students are enriched with the finest education. We are fortunate to be part of Liwa Education schools and to draw on the decades-long educational knowledge and expertise from our sister schools.

“International standards, inspired by national values”


Creating an outstanding and individualized learning experience enriched with innovation, national values and global awareness.


We create an inclusive learning community that fosters innovation, creativity, and challenge to deliver high standards of achievement for all students.


Respect: We respect each other’s values, differences and contributions.

Integrity: We act with integrity and honesty with a strong sense of fairness, respect, and dignity.

Innovation: We encourage curiosity and new ideas, and constantly strive to exceed expectations.

Commitment: We pursue our learning with energy, determination and the commitment to succeed.

Achievement: We work with a sense of purpose, persistence.

Teaching & Learning


We follow the American Curriculum from California which provides a rounded education with a robust set of core skills that help create lifelong learners who can play a full part in society.

Our curriculum at Liwa is broad, balanced, and appropriate to students’ ages, abilities, and aptitudes. It also includes a comprehensive range of extra-curricular activities to enrich the children’s learning experience. At LISQ we also offer a strong focus on our national heritage and traditions and an education equal to the best internationally.

Teaching staff:

Our teachers are highly skilled and innovative practitioners who cultivate a lifelong love of learning by providing an exceptional balance of support and challenge for each of our students. Our teachers are highly qualified and approved to teach the American Curriculum.

How to Apply

  • Complete the application form at the school.
  • Submit a copy of your child’s passport, a copy of each parent’s Emirates ID & most recent school report, or (to whom it may concern) a letter from your child’s current school.
  • Upon receipt of the application form, your son/daughter will be invited for an entrance exam and interview.

Documents required for registration:

  • 5 Passport size photographs
  • A copy of the applicant’s passport and visa page for non-UAE citizens
  • A copy of the father’s passport and visa page for non-UAE citizens
  • A copy of the sponsor’s passport
  • A copy of the applicant’s National ID

Campus Facilities

LISQ offers state-of-the-art learning facilities and technologies. Each of our classrooms is fitted with interactive whiteboards and individual student devices and are designed to engage students in independent and self-directed learning activity stations.

Academic Facilities

Activity Commons to support creativity and innovation
Robotics Lab
Art Rooms
Technology Learning Hubs
Science Labs
Music Rooms

Sporting Facilities

Outdoor Play Indoor Gymnasium Football Court Basketball Court Swimming Pools

Additional Facilities

Sensory Learning Space Cafeteria Medical Clinics

Extra-Curricular Activities

LISQ will provide a wide range of extra-curricular activities designed to support authentic, engaging, and interdisciplinary student learning experiences. Clubs are designed to cultivate personal and social curiosity and confidence while promoting life-long health awareness.

Specific extra-curricular activities are offered school wide such as football, basketball, and STEAM.

Teddy Bear Nursery

Teddy Bear Nurseries, established in 2008, provides leading Early Childhood Education and Care provision across Abu Dhabi and has received an outstanding rating from the Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge.

Teddy Bear Nurseries are the first nursery group in the Middle East to undergo and complete accreditation by Cognia. This accreditation has placed Teddy Bear Nurseries on the global map of Early Childhood Education. In addition, we had been rewarded with the internationally recognized Boecker CIEH Safe Child Care Certificate with all honors and privileges, for applying systematic infant and child safety principles across our facility and following child safe processes.

Proudly part of Liwa Education, we continue to strive to meet the growing needs of families, providing children with the highest quality learning environments, experiences, early childhood curriculum and development support to help them reach their full potential in all areas of learning.

We are excited to announce the opening of our Teddy Bear Nursery branch in the Liwa International School – Al Qattara campus, Al Ain. Inviting children from 1 year to 4 years old to join our Teddy Bear Nurseries family, with a planned opening date for the academic year 2022/23.

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    Al Qattarah, 117th Street - PO Box 222100 - AlAin. United Arab Emirates

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