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Ages 3 to 18

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Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
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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 22 students / class
Maximum 24 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
School's webpage:
Yearly fees: from: 21,910 ﷼
to: 43,150 ﷼
This school has more than one campus in Doha:
Al Waab Campus: Ages 3 to 18

Address: Al Sidr St. Doha Qatar

Salwa Campus: Ages 3 to 18

Address: Salman Bin Rabiah St, Doha, Qatar

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All the details about this school in their own words

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Number of students


Number of nationalities represented in the school


Most common nationality

Egyptian, Qatari, Jordanian, Syrian, Sudanese, Indonesian, Palestinian, American, Algerian, Libyan, Pakistani, Canadian, Iranian, Yemeni, Iraqi, Sri Lankan, Indian, Tunisian, Moroccan, Lebanese, Ethiopian, Bosnian, British, Russian

Native English speaking teachers


Language support for students not fluent in English


Additional language classes offered by the school

Arabic, French

Max. number of students per class


Average number of students per class


Does the school employ teaching assistants?


Use of technology in the classroom


Is the school ready to use virtual classrooms when needed? (e.g. teaching lessons online if the school is closed, e.g. during COVID-19 closures)


Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?

Yes, Islam

External examinations or assessments available


Do teachers assign homework to their students?


Approximate hours of homework given

Depends on the subject and grade level.

Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation


Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs


Learning support offered

Trained support teachers deliver differentiated classes to students who need a little extra help in accessing the curriculum. Support groups are kept small to enable a good teacher to pupil ratio.

Entry evaluation for students


Brief description of entry evaluation required

Students seeking admission into Years 1 – 13 must successfully complete the appropriate school entrance examination, which tests their level in both English and Mathematics.

Waiting list

Yes, there is a waiting list for registration

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

Deadline for 2020/2021 is 31st of January for upcoming 2021/2022 will be decided and instructed by MoE

Students can join after academic year begins


School start time

Primary: 7:00 am
Secondary: 7:00 am

School finish time

Primary: 1:30 pm
Secondary: 1:30 pm

School bus service available


School provided lunches


Uniform required


Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Astronomy Olympiad, the schools' Olympic Programme, Model United Nations, Odyssey of the mind....

Sports activities included

Physical education

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students


Sports facilities at the school

Indoor play area, outdoor playground, inside and outside sports facilities

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Doha Academy is a British school with an Islamic ethos. Secondary School has separate divisions for boys and girls.
Doha Academy is recognised in Qatar as a leading Muslim institution of education. It is an example of how to successfully integrate academic and religious curricula. The Arabic and Islamic studies curriculum enhances the quality of general education the students receive. Each student feels that he/she is the school's most valued and appreciated student. They are eager to attend school each day, and are impressed by the school’s consistent commitment to prepare them as competent, mature, young adult leaders in our society. The school's objective is to provide a safe and supportive environment where children can learn and grow with Muslim values. Doha Academy has set for itself the goal to better educate its students for living in harmony with their Islamic beliefs in any society.

Teaching approach of the school

Doha Academy offers boys and girls an education for life. Doha Academy believes that schools should be happy and purposeful communities that enable children to achieve their best: spiritually, morally, socially, intellectually and physically; therefore, Doha Academy is committed to:

- Providing a broadly-based curriculum that is designed to motivate, challenge, encourage and inspire students and enable them to achieve their potential and make the most of their time at Doha Academy and beyond.
- Adopting teaching and learning methodologies that promote the best habits of independent thought, study and research in our students through the creation of an enjoyable, lively and creative process of education.
- Integrating information and communication technology in the educational process.
- Enhancing the partnership between students, staff, parents, governors and the wider community.
- Developing the spiritual, moral and well-being of students to become global citizens.


Contact the admissions team at Doha Academy