Dubai offers a comprehensive range of government and private schools to cater to the multi-cultural diversity of its population. The schools offer national and international curricula like the British, American, French, Indian, Japanese including the International Baccalaureate. They also provide a range of facilities from sports, creative arts and transport to day-boarding facilities. Most English-speaking schools start their school year term in September. All schools in Dubai are closed in July and August. There is a wide variation in the fees depending on school type, curriculum and facilities.