Click here to view our first 'In and Around' Newsletter bursting with lots of news and event details. We hope you enjoy reading it!
Parents, click here to view the snack and lunch menu available this month. We hope your children are enjoying the new tastes offered by Chef Yasser and remember parents are welcome to meet our new catering team at any time, please visit us at reception.
Click here to view a presentation that explains the Primary Years Programme that we offer students from Pre-KG - Grade 5.
Over the last 2 days our teachers from both primary and secondary have attended development training sessions which are focused upon pedagogy and personal reflection. Completion of this training will result in all necessary secondary teachers being MYP qualified.
This is in addition to Dr.Tassos and members of the Leadership Team from both Primary and Secondary attending The Education Experts conference in Abu Dhabi where Dr. Tassos was the chair.
Dear parents, we are seeking your feedback after our first ever student-led conferences last week. We'd love to know how you felt they went.
Please click here to access a short survey, thank you!
Click here to check out the official inclusion of Ajman Academy in Apple WW iPad results publication 2017
We are excited to announce that our application to the Eco-School Program has been accepted!
The Eco-Schools Methodology encompasses Seven Steps, the process involves a wide range of stakeholders and our students will play the central role.
After a minimum of one year of participation, an evaluation of the success of these initiatives and the methodology is undertaken, and the whole Eco-Schools programme for each school is assessed. Our goal is to become the first Green Flag private school in Ajman.
The Green Flag is an internationally acknowledged symbol for environmental excellence.
We announced at the end of last term that we are now a CIS Member. As part of our strategy for continuous improvement and self-evaluation we are driven to pursue CIS Accreditation.
CIS Member Schools are measured against CIS core membership standards. To view these standards you can click here.
We were extremely proud to accept our award as Best International School in Ajman awarded to us by Middle East Market. They state on their website about how they choose the winners : Our winners are selected following a rigorous and in-depth nomination, voting and judging process, carried out by our network of global industry experts and in-house team. Each award nominee is carefully scrutinised and judged on their performance over the past year.
- Proactive Governing Body supporting the school with the ownership easily meeting the standard
- Students are enthusiastic learners
- Quality of education meets the standards and in three years time when they revisit, they are confident that it will be well above
- The data shows that most students are making progress in line with, or better, than their expected progress
- External GL assessments enabled the inspection team to make an informed judgement on the progress and attainment standard.
- They have belief in the ability of the senior leadership to deliver the drive and ambition of the Directors vision
- The facilities provide an outstanding learning environment
- Communication and complaints standards were met with the expectation of excellence over the next three years
- They were pleased that safeguarding was a school priority
- They saw evidence of outstanding teaching across the school
- Spiritual, moral, social and cultural standards were met implicitly
- The welfare health and safety of pupils were also met implicitly
- The team recognized that there was a great deal of focused leadership and curriculum planning towards September
- The strategy of promoting and developing staff from within was seen as a real strength
- The school was praised for the wide variety of Extra Curricular Activities
Ajman Academy hosted the EISSA Swimming Gala for the first time.
Boys and Girls squads from U10, U12, U14 and U16 teams took part on various swimming races.Medals were awarded for individual race 1, 2nd and 3rd place winners.
J.P Morgan Kids program invited Ajman Academy students to take part on tennis coaching clinics and watch a professional tennis match over 2 days.
Ajman Academy students had the opportunity to have autographs from players, interact with students from other schools, develop their tennis skills, enjoy a tennis show and observe the professionals in action.
Football league was played by U10 and U12 squads
The league was held at Australian International School.
Students played versus different international schools every fortnight.
Was held at Sharjah English SchoolMore than 40 students from Ajman Academy represented the school and took part in various track and field events.
The final score was 8 - 6 🎉
Ajman Academy Student Council is an organization conducted by students and supervised by teachers and leadership team. The purpose of the student council is to give students an opportunity to develop leadership by organizing and carrying out school activities and service projects. In addition to planning events that contribute to school spirit and community welfare, the student council is the voice of the student body. They help share student ideas, interests and concerns with the school wide community.
The function of the student council is based upon parlimentary procedures. Ideas are presented, voted upon and confirmed by the student body president. Any student that is interested in leadership, organizational behavior, event planning or becoming more involved in the school are welcome to become involved.
Have you missed a previous newsletter from our Director, our Primary School or Secondary School?
Click here to look back on all the news we have shared with you over the last few months.
From Saturday 20th May we will open our doors to parents for tours and assessments from 9.00 AM - 1.00 PM
Tours must be booked prior to Saturday by calling us on +971 6 731 4444
Please click here to view our admissions policy and age chart to check the year level appropriate to your child's age. The age cut off for all grades is 31st December.
We are open for school tours Sunday - Thursday during the following times;
Morning 8.00 AM - 10.00 AM
Afternoon 1.00 PM - 3.00 PM
On Thursday, 27th April, 2017, Primary Year 6 students held their Primary Years Programme Exhibition.
The PYP Exhibition is:
- Culmination of PYP
- A rite of passage from the PYP to the MYP
- A celebration of learning
- A demonstration of what it means to be a PYP student, applying what they have learned and who they have become throughout their journey in the PYP
- Individual and group inquiry
- Student centred
Click on the link below to view and read an article from Dr. Tassos
The international Benchmark tests (iBt) is an internationally administered program of assessments in English, Mathematics and Science which benchmarks student performance against a broad, international cohort of students. They provide high quality, skill-based assessments that are aligned to all major curricula and offers schools, students, and parents an insight into our performance through global comparisons.
Today we could not be prouder of all our students and in particular our PY4, PY5 and PY6 students that received certificates of Higher Distinction or Distinction. Miriam from PY6, Mohammed Mirsab PY4, Mohammed Sherif PY5 and Hamad PY6 received multiple awards across the three subjects.
The IBT educational assessment is recommended by KHDA so as to help benchmark the performance of UAE Schools in relation to each other and the region in general.
Please watch this video that authentically portrays school life at Ajman Academy. We are open for Admissions for 2017-18 for students from FS1 - A/AS levels (Year12). Contact us for more details regarding offers for Sixth Form students including a Scholarship Programme, Career Pathway Programme, direct University links and free Bus Service from Dubai locations. We are open for tours every day from 07.30 AM - 3.00 PM (except during lunch from 12.00 PM - 1.00 PM), call 06 731 4444 to make an appointment with our Admissions Team.
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