FAM­I­LIES STRUG­GLE TO PAY DHS26,000 PER CHILD

7 Days in Dubai - - NEWS - sar­wat@7days.ae

The fam­i­lies strug­gled to find places at char­ity schools with up to 2,000 oth­ers on the wait­ing list. The fam­i­lies were look­ing for char­ity schools that cost Dhs1,500 to Dhs5,000 per year. Tu­ition fees for the Safa Com­mu­nity School and Safa Bri­tish School range from Dhs26,000 to Dhs80,000. The chil­dren and many oth­ers like them in Syria have had their ed­u­ca­tion in­ter­rupted for years due to be­ing dis­placed from their homes or see­ing their schools bombed. The two fam­i­lies have a spe­cial pro­gramme at Safa that will help them re­cover lost ground and get up

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