The Kindergarten Starters is a GEMS Education school that educates 5348 boys and girls age 4 to 11 in a CBSE/ Indian Curriculum school. The Story So Far The Kindergarten Starters is a private school located in Al Garhoud and was established in 1990. The largest nationality group of students is Indian. There are no Emirati students and 14 percent of the students are SEND. The Stats There are 229 teachers, the majority of which are Indian passport holders. There are 55 teaching assistants and the student to teacher ratio is 1:35.