Dubai National School is a private, independent institution serving students from Kindergarten to Grade 12 with an international American program of studies to meet the needs of the multi-national community in Dubai. It was inaugurated on August 1988. Strategic locations have been carefully selected to serve interested students in Dubai and Sharjah. DNS has now two branches with a total of 5000 students. It has enjoyed strong support from the community since commencement in September 1988 and has been accredited by NEAS & C since 2003.