Al-Mizhar American Academy
Al-Mizhar American Academy is a girls-only school offering the American Curriculum from Kindergarten to Grade 12, located in Al Mizhar 1, near Mirdif in Dubai. The school is managed by Taaleem, the largest education providers in the Middle East.
Al-Mizhar American Academy follows the Common Core curriculum which offers students opportunities for social, emotional and academic development. AAM is committed to recognizing the strengths and requirements of each individual student throughout their time at the school. The girls-only environment enables them to develop their own voice, perspectives, and opinions. The school adopts innovative programs and teaching approaches that enhance the curriculum and education standards. Technology is integrated throughout the curriculum and the fine-arts program provides a cultural opportunity for students. Within a nurturing environment, Al-Mizhar American Academy provides a rigorous and challenging education to ensure that students are prepared for their future to be confident, and intellectual global citizens.
Al-Mizhar American Academy was established in 2005 and provides state-of-the-art modern facilities throughout the campus which include ICT suites, Music rooms, Science laboratories, Pottery room, art studio, two well-resourced libraries, a large outdoor sports field, shaded outdoor swimming pool, Kindergarten playroom, multi-purpose sports hall, shaded outdoor playground, wireless internet connectivity throughout the campus, and Cafeteria.
The Early childhood program emphasizes socialization, developmental skills, curriculum inquiry and provides a strong basis for academic competencies and positive learning attitudes. The school is co-educational from Pre-KG to KG 2. The Elementary school from the program constitutes a very child-oriented, practical, multi-sensory teaching approach. Core subjects at this stage include reading, writing, mathematics, spelling, social studies, science, Arabic, Information and Communication Technology, Art, Music, Media Skills Library, PE, Moral Education, and UAE Social Studies. The middle school curriculum focuses on core subject English, Math, Social Studies, and Science. This academic program addresses every student’s intellectual, artistic, physical, emotional and social needs to build a lifetime of skills in a unique educational environment for all girls. High School students become more independent, take responsibility for their education, and take on leadership roles in the school and the outside community.
Al-Mizhar American Academy offers students of all ages comprehensive, extracurricular activities that improve their school lives and broadens their experience. The Co-curricular activities enable students, to engage with their fellow students undergo activities and challenges that benefit their overall learning, emotional health, physical, personal growth, and development. Some of the afterschool activities and extracurricular activities include Book Club, Rugby, Model United Nations (MUN), Student Council, Film Studies, Aqua Club, Painting, Writer's Workshop, Band, Public Speaking, Student Leadership, Robotics, Advanced Gymnastics, Scrapbooking, Educational Trips, Qur’an Club, Drama Club, Spanish Club, Cooking Club, Arabic Club, and more.
Complete the online application form through the school website. Once the school receives your online application, you will receive an email to the email address you have entered on the application. The email from Al-Mizhar American Academy will provide a list of required documents and how to contact our Admissions Team to make an appointment for assessment and payment of a one-time non-refundable and non-transferable Application Fee.
Extra Curricular Activities
- Book Club
- Community Service Club
- Cooking Club
- Debate Club
- Eco Club
- French Club
- Islamic Club
- Math Club
- School Trips
- Science Club