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Dubai Arabian American Private School

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CurriculumAmerican
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 4 to 18
Yearly fees (G7): Dirham 24,458
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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 24 students / class
Maximum 26 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
Yearly fees: Dirham 24,458
Address: 26th St - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
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Number of students

1415

Most common nationality

Emirati

Ratio of local students to international students

72% local : 28% international

Max. number of students per class

26

Average number of students per class

24

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Yes

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

Academic assessment and interview.

Brief description of entry evaluation required

If the applicant passes the academic assessment, he or she will be interviewed by the school Principal or
designee. The interview aims at evaluating the applicant’s personality, attitude and communication skills,
in order to identify or detect any risk of behavior challenges. The interviewers will pay attention to the
following:
 Speech
 Communication skills, social skills and behavior
 Problem solving skills and critical thinking.

External examinations or assessments available

SAT

School bus service available

Yes

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

Special Education Needs Department

Learning support offered

Dubai Arabian American Pvt. School works with a wide range of institutes and educational psychologists and professionals, many of whom can offer services in-school. The school's Learning Support is happy to share any of this information and assist parents wherever possible.

Student access to education psychologist

Yes

School start time

7:30 am

School finish time

KG2 - KG3 - 1:00 pm
G1 - G12: 2:10 pm

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

The school offers a range of sports activities to choose from - and it is continuously tying up with more partners in different fields, such as music, the arts and more.

School provided lunches

Segregated canteen for boys and girls.

Sports activities included

Physical education

Sports facilities at the school

- Air-conditioned multi-purpose indoor courts used to host a variety of indoor sports activities i.e. football to basketball, handball, volleyball, Badminton, gymnastics, karate, etc...
- One indoor swimming pool: at a size of 17.3m (L) x 9.1m (W) x 1.35m both fully equipped with toilets, showers, separated changing rooms for males and females.
- Outdoor Soccer pitch.
- Interior playing areas.

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Dubai Arabian American School understands that as parents and guardians, you want to give your children excellent quality education to equip them with the knowledge and skills necessary to prosper in life. As one of the best American schools in Dubai, the school implements a top-notch American Curriculum that aims to provide children with high-quality education and prepare them to take on real-life challenges.

The school provides two separate entities for boys and girls from grades 5 upwards.

Teaching approach of the school

The school strictly follows and implements an up-to-date Common Core American Curriculum. The program focuses on developing the academic and interpersonal skills of students, primarily their personality traits, behaviour, and creativity, to enable them to be active thinkers, competent leaders, and independent members of the 21st century society.

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