Dubai American Academy  

Name:

Dubai American Academy

Location Category:

Middle East

Country:

United Arab Emirates

Address:

PO Box 32762
Al Barsha 1
Dubai
United Arab Emirates

Enrollment:

2, 400 Students K-12

Curriculum:

International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB Diploma), United States

Faculty:

142 faculty members, including 90 U.S. citizens, 27 third-country nationals, and 25 U.K. citizens

School Year:

August – June

Year Founded:

1997

Average Class Size:

Elementary: 24, Secondary: 18

Sports:

Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Cross-Country, Golf, Hockey, Rugby, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track & Field, Volleyball

Clubs:

Student Senate, Student Council, Community Service, Creativity Action Service, Foreign Language, Art, Environmental

Campus Information:

City (or closest city): Dubai, Location Type: Urban, Campus Size (hectares): 5, No of Buildings: 5, No of Classrooms: 116, No of volumes in Library: 45, 000, No of computer labs: 11, No of instructional computers: 900

Physical Facilities:

Auditorium(s): 1, Cafeteria(s): 2, Covered play area(s): 4, Gymnasium(s): 2, Infirmary(ies): 2, Playing field(s): 4, Science lab(s): 6, Swimming pool(s): 2, Tennis court(s): 4, Air Conditioning: Yes