Inaugurated in 1988 by His Highness Sheikh Hamid Bin Saif Al Sharqi, Deputy Ruler of Fujairah, Our Own English High School has since grown to become the best on the East Coast with a 3100 strong international student community and around 150 staff members.
At Our Own English High School, Fujairah, every student is encouraged to explore the wealth of information beyond the mere academic units of knowledge. The modern facilities and resources available at the school provides an environment that encourages experiment, research and discovery.
Our Vision is to create a happy, caring, stimulating learning environment in which students and their teachers recognise and develop the student's fullest potential in a spirit of mutual respect and cooperation.
It is our sincere endeavour to provide the highest quality of education to our students that will equip them with knowledge, skills, personality traits and value systems necessary for them to function effectively in the future as responsible adults and exemplary citizens of the world.
We offer two choices of curriculum to our students giving them the advantage of choosing the curriculum best suited to their future career plans. Our Own English High School, Fujairah is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi and prepares students for the All India Secondary School Examination, at Grade 10 and the All India Senior School Certificate Examination, at Grade 12. We are also affiliated to the University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (UCLES), teaching IGCSE and University of Cambridge International Examinations (CIE), United Kingdom, at Grade 11.
A strong emphasis on academic excellence backed by a varied extra-curricular programme gives students well rounded perspectives and develops a strong foundation for the future. This is evinced by the many sporting and academic accolades the school has received in the last decade.
Our Own English High School, Fujairah has been nurturing young minds for over 2 decades and in this short span has succeeded in offering a curriculum that equips students with the adequate skills and values required to make a mark in a fast changing world.
Our Own, Fujairah has consistently proved itself to be the best in the Eastern region of UAE and one of the best known schools in the country. We strive to ensure that our students are competent, confident and compassionate - products of a truly international education.
The school runs two parallel boards - Kindergarten to Class 12 (affliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi, India) and Kindergarten to O-level ( International General Certificate of Secondary Education, CIE, Cambridge University, UK) and is home to nearly 3000 students and teachers from 30 nations across the globe - absolutely international in its character and global in its outlook.
We consider education as the greatest adventure anyone can embark upon. Welcome aboard and explore the immense potential your child can unravel in this adventure.