The school currently holds the Gold Standard Primary Science Quality Mark (PSQM), which celebrates and recognises the high quality science provision and evaluation at the school.

GEMS Royal Dubai School is a British School Overseas (BSO) as certified via a BSO inspection of the school, certified by the British Government.

The school is an Ambassador for Learning Ladders teaching and assessment tool.

GEMS Royal Dubai School also has strong partnerships with Renaissance Learning through the very successful use of the Accelerated Reader program.

The school is a certified member of the Council of British International Schools (COBIS)