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Established 1966
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Established 1966
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American School of Dubai

Every Student. Future Ready.

Established in 1966, The American School of Dubai is a not-for-profit, US curriculum, PreK-12 international community school helping students become future ready as Empathetic, Self-Aware, Resilient, Innovative Communicators and Global Citizens.

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Gulf News, Aug 30: The American School of Dubai is looking forward to welcoming their students back to class in a blended learning model, and to their newly developed @ASD 100% distance learning program. More than 1,900 Pre-K to Grade 12 students — including over 475 new students — representing nearly 80 nationalities will begin their first class on Tuesday, September 1....

Student-Centered Learning

ASD is committed to academic excellence; providing an international perspective and a
comprehensive education; and preparing every student to be future ready.

Early Learning

The PreK (3-year-old) program at ASD is a Reggio-Emilia-inspired, flexible learning environment.

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The flexible learning spaces in the Elementary School allow for an individualized learning experience where students begin to identify areas of interest.

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The Middle School incorporates design thinking and inquiry-based learning to allow students to explore those individual interests further.

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The High School elective and AP courses, online learning opportunities, and INSPIRE global trips allow students to dive deeper into their interests and prepare them for successful futures.

Why ASD?

We Are Not-For-Profit
We Pursue Our Passions
We Have a Rich History
We Are Global Citizens

Our Community

Students

"I am passionate about the performing arts, and there are so many ways I can pursue that passion."
Testimonials - Arav
Arav

Student, Grade 9

Faculty & Staff

"We are a student-focused, student-driven school and that's the most important thing—what's best for the kids."
Kathy
Katherine Mulry

Elementary School Teacher

Parents

"At every step of the way, ASD is genuinely charting a path for our kids to be successful."
Barbara
Barbara Knight

Parent

ASD By The Numbers

Asset 21
1900
Students
Asset 23
25
AP Courses Offered
Asset 22
30+
Global Experiential Trips
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70+
Nationalities
Asset 25
40+
Student Organizations
Asset 1
53
Athletics Teams

Celebrating Our Success

Awards for academic achievement, workplace environment, and sustainability initiatives...

Top school awards
Zayed prize
GPW
International school
EXPO 2020