School Description

The New Academy School, an international curriculum school in Dubai, was established in September 1990. The school is managed by Atticus Education L.L.C. The school is a legal for-profit entity whose purpose is to provide high-quality education services for students of different nationalities.

NAS is located in Al Rafaa-Dubai, United Arab Emirates which is one of the most diversified cities in the world. NAS offers formal education for students from the age of 4 to 18. The school range of grades includes KG1 (4 years old) through 12th grade (18 years old), covering 14 years of school divided into a clear school education structure; KG, Elementary, Middle, and High school sections.

NAS offers a US curriculum and is a NEASC (New English Association of Schools and Colleges) accredited school. NAS offers an international curriculum that is based on American education standards alongside the UAE requirements of teaching the Arabic language, Islamic studies, and Social studies using the UAE national curriculum framework for those three particular subjects.

NAS is a multicultural learning community, where students and staff represent different countries and cultures all interact together on daily basis through engaging, interesting, and effective learning practices and situations. NAS’s current student enrolment consists of 46 different nationalities and 22 different staff nationalities.

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    Nazia Bashir Daha
School Type

New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)

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Examination Boards

Advanced Placement (AP)

Extra Curricular Activities

NAS curriculum is further enriched by the extra-curricular activities offered to students from KG-12. We have an extensive choice of co-curricular activities. Students can choose and participate in activities according to their interest. Please check our website for further details.

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