Horizon English School has a unique reputation among the families of Dubai, at the heart of which is its vibrant community spirit, inclusive nature and outstanding academic and pastoral support. Rated ‘Outstanding’ by Dubai’s private education regulator, the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA), the School offers a non-selective British curriculum to some 1,000 children aged 3-11.

Commenting on the announcement, Mr David Baldwin, Managing Director for Cognita Middle East, said: “Cognita is incredibly excited to welcome Horizon English School into our global family. This is an exceptional school, with an exceptional leader in Mr Ian Wallace and an exceptional staff team. Cognita and Horizon English School have many shared values, including the importance of personalised learning, wellbeing and a rounded educational experience. We look forward to working in partnership with parents, students and staff to take Horizon English School from strength to strength in the years to come.”

Horizon English School becomes Cognita’s 83rdschool worldwide.