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Universal American School (UAS) in Dubai

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Knowledge and Human Development Authority: educational quality assurance and regulatory authority.

UAS receives a ‘Very Good” rating in 2018 from the KHDA

The Dubai Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) inspect UAS annually.

The KHDA is a regulatory authority of the Government of Dubai and is responsible for the growth, direction and quality of private education and learning in Dubai. Following a rigorous inspection, the KHDA provides a written report to the school noting areas of strength and areas needing improvement.  These reports also provide a general rating of the educational programs at the school.  We are proud that UAS received a “very good” rating for the 2017/18 academic year, highlighting our strengths as follows:

  • The director’s and principals’ vision and drive for an inclusive, vibrant and successful school,and the unstinting support they receive from governors and parents

  • Students’ outstanding personal development and its positive impact on their academic achievements

  • Students’ enthusiastic engagement with the school, local and global communities and their innovative and substantial contribution to them

  • The attention given to developing students’ reading in English and to their social,emotional and physical wellbeing

Click here to view the 2017/18 report