American School of Dubai
The American School of Dubai is an international co-educational K-12 school following the US Curriculum, located in the Al Barsha community of Dubai.
ASD is a non-profit that offers the best American learning experience to foster the full potential of its students. The school challenges each student and inspires them to pursue their dreams and become an enthusiastic student ready to contribute to the ever-changing world. Each student at The American School of Dubai will succeed as a thinker, contributor, communicator, leader, student, and role model.
The American School of Dubai is a sprawling 23-acre campus in Al Barsha with state-of-the-art modern facilities which include 100 spacious classrooms, 2 well-resourced libraries with extensive learning resources, Multi-purpose rooms, 630-seat performing arts theatre, Black Box Theatre, Sustainable Garden, a Field House, Indoor and outdoor running tracks, Recycling stations, Additional playing fields and play areas, Climbing wall, soccer fields, Concession stand, Dance studio, art studios, broadcasting studio, science and computer labs, Fitness center, Two 25-meter swimming pools, Six tennis courts and Two cafeterias.
The Elementary School seeks to nurture and develop students from a variety of backgrounds. ASD is known for its close and lasting relationships between students and teachers, and the Elementary School values a home-school partnership. In a warm, caring atmosphere the elementary school enables students to work constructively, think creatively, critically reason and efficiently communicate. The curriculum for Elementary school is aligned to the US Common Core standards. The core subjects include English, Science, Social Studies, Mathematics and Arabic along with art, music, and PE delivered in a homeroom class environment. The ASD Middle School provides a challenging preparatory course, providing the best in American education through learning experiences that foster the students’ maximum potential. Mathematics, Social Studies, Science, Physical Education, English Language Arts, and World Languages are the core subjects in Middle School. The High school fosters passionate learners and leaders with a rigorous curriculum that enhances learning and thinking.
The American School of Dubai offers a wide range of opportunities for students to develop their skills and pursue their passions. Extracurricular activities at ASD include sports, athletics, visual and performing art, talent shows, dance, and more.
Complete the online application through the school website. There is no application fee when the application is submitted. A non-refundable registration fee of AED 1000 is invoiced with tuition once space has been offered. After a student is admitted and offered a seat, additional enrollment documents are required to register students with the UAE Ministry of Education.
Extra Curricular Activities
- Book Club
- Competitive Sports
- Holiday Camps
- School Trips
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