Doha
British curriculum
Ages 3 to 18

Doha Academy

CurriculumBritish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
BilingualNo
International Baccalaureate No
Avg. students per class 23
Max. students per class -
First year fees: 0 ﷼

Fees / Price

This school does not make their fees public.

School Information

Average number of students per class

23

Additional language classes offered by the school

Arabic, French

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

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

External examinations/assessments available

IGCSE, AS Level

School bus service available

Yes

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

Yes

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.

School start time

Primary: 7:20 am
Secondary: 7:15 am

School finish time

Primary: 1:20 pm
Secondary: 1:35 pm

School provided lunches

Yes

Sports activities included

Physical education

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.

Location

Get in touch with the school

Contact email: j.azouz@dohaacademy.net
School's webpage: www.dohaacademy.net
Address: Al Sidr St. Doha Qatar