The Gulf English School is a private, fee-paying school accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS) and International Baccalaureate Organisation (IBO).The school opened in 1993 to meet the need for an educational facility which would provide a broad and balanced curriculum based on the English National Curriculum and also offer an Arabic Language and Islamic Studies programme as authorized by the Qatar Ministry of Education. The school is housed in modern purpose built facilities of a coeducational programme up until Year Five and a segregated programme from Year Six onwards.
As well as a Secondary School there is also a Primary and Infant School. The Gulf English School only employs teachers of the highest caliber from all over the world. All teachers are fluent and competent English speakers who are experts in their particular field of knowledge and skills.
Teachers bring a wide breadth of experience and pedagogical practice and many hold masters degrees or equivalent.