Abu Dhabi
International, Australian curriculum
Ages 4 to 18

The Australian School of Abu Dhabi

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CurriculumInternational, Australian
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 4 to 18
International Baccalaureate Yes
Yearly fees (G7): Dirham 28,659

Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average
Extracurricular activities
School bus
Yearly fees: Dirham 28,659
Address: Street 15, Opposite the Civil Defence Building, Khalifa City B, Abu Dhabi

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Number of students


Number of nationalities represented in the school


Most common nationality


Language support for students not fluent in English

English as an Additional Language

Additional language classes offered by the school

Arabic, French

Use of technology in the classroom

The campus is equipped four Computer laboratories with over 120 computers with internet access available for student research, an important component of the schools learner programs.

School bus service available


School provided lunches

Yes. The school can provide breakfast and lunch for students. This service is an optional alternative to bringing food from home. Meals can consist of a variety of foods including pasta, rice, meat dish’s, chicken along with fresh fruit and vegetables.

Sports activities included

Primary students are involved in a wide range of activities, games, dance, basic tumbling skills, movement, fun! and physical activity.
At senior levels students use bench press machines and weights, under supervision.

Sports facilities at the school

Facilities on campus include an indoor fully air-conditioned international standard 27m swimming pool, soccer fields and a state of the art gymnasium.

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students


Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

The Australian School Of Abu Dhabi is a fully registered international school from KG-1 to year 12 with separate wings and playgrounds for each division. And separate Facilities for male and female students.
The school is a branch of the Australian International Academy. The Academy which has been operating in Australia since 1983 has branches in Melbourne, Sydney and Abu Dhabi, UAE. The Australian School of Abu Dhabi is a unique example of the advanced Australian Education System with an international dimension.

Teaching approach of the school

The school curriculum is well balanced. Children are being taught to be proud of their identity. Apart from the Islamic Studies, Social Studies and Arabic subjects for local students, all other subjects are taught in English.

Arabic Language begins at the KG level and Ethics and Islamic Studies begins in Year 1 . The number of lessons per week varies slightly from KG classes to Secondary levels. Other modern languages, including French and advanced Arabic, are offered as electives in the Secondary school, according to the Ministry of Education requirements.

By attending the Australian School of Abu Dhabi, all students benefit in their academic and spiritual progress and in the development of their self-esteem, in a caring educational environment.

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