Doha
American curriculum
Ages 3 to 18

American Academy School

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CurriculumAmerican
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
Yearly fees (G7): 15,405 ﷼
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average
Maximum
Extracurricular activities
School bus
Yearly fees: 15,405 ﷼
This school has more than one campus in Doha:
School Campus: Ages 6 to 18
Kindergarten Campus: Ages 3 to 6

Address: Al Thumama, Doha, Qatar

All the details about this school in their own words

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Number of nationalities represented in the school

36

Additional language classes offered by the school

Arabic

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Approximate hours of homework given

Depends on the subject and grade level.

Uniform required

Yes

Entry evaluation for students

Entrance examination

Brief description of entry evaluation required

English and Math

School bus service available

No

School start time

7:15 am

School finish time

G1 - G4: 1:30 pm
G5 - G7: 1:40 pm
G8 - G12: 1:45 pm

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

The school arranges after school activities for all students. Letters will
be sent to parents informing of the activity and schedule regarding after school activities.

School provided lunches

Yes

Sports activities included

Physical education

Sports facilities at the school

Athletic facilities include a full size gymnasium, which allows playing of soccer, volleyball, badminton, basketball, etc. The soccer field is a brand of artificial turf within the school compound.

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

American Academy School is currently open to grade levels Pre-Kindergarten to grade 12. AAS has created a co-educational School for grades K-12 with special focus on developing the individual gifts of the students and encouraging their talents from a young age. Ind doing so, AAS hopes to foster their academic excellence, build effective skills in the use of technology and communication and develop their thinking and choice making skills for life in a warm, creative and academically unique environment.

The American Academy School philosophy, programs and methodology aim to develop each student’s thinking skills, life-long learning habits, sound knowledge and technological aptitudes whilst developing a lasting sense of social responsibility, self-confidence, leadership and citizenship.

AAS emphasizes the value of the individual in an environment where each student rejoices in the differences in the interchanges. The school's outstanding faculty and students know how to work happily and successfully together in a multicultural environment.

Education is important. And AAS believes that sound education should rely on an ethical and humanistic basis. Based on these values, the curriculum emphasis on communication, information technology and world awareness seeks to ensure that students take their personal qualities and knowledge in a world more challenging and competitive than ever.

Teaching approach of the school

American Academy School follows an American curriculum from the state of New York covering the requirements of the NESA and the AERO standards.

It takes into consideration the diverse and multinational nature of the community. In spite of having English as the school instructional language, the Arabic Language is a key element of the curriculum.

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