Thank you for considering Universal American School for your children (UAS). UAS is an American and International school that provides a challenging curriculum that empowers students to be caring, critical thinking, responsible global citizens. UAS offers the American Common Core Curriculum (AERO standards), the IB Primary Years Programme and the IB Diploma Programme and College Board Advanced Placement courses. To supplement our academic program UAS offers a wide range of activities, competitive sports, service learning opportunities and an after-school activities program.
We have exciting news about the developments in Elementary School. For younger students beginning the 2019-2020 school year, UAS will be offerings the option for a full school day or partial school day for our PreK and KG1 students. Furthermore, students from PreK through Grade 5 will be able to benefit from our extended child care program, for PreK through Grade 5 from 3:10 pm to 6:00 pm, Sunday through Thursday.
We are proud that UAS is an inclusive school. Our goal is for all new students to successfully transition both academically and socially into our community. Once admitted, students will participate in a variety of assessments to determine the best placement, academic program and levels of potential support. In addition, we will assist families in their transition. We will host parent informational meetings and student orientation meetings for each student within their first months on campus.
We aim to make the Admissions process as smooth as possible for all families wishing to join us. Our friendly and professional Admissions team is here to support you every step of the way. Whether you are looking to join us from a different country or from a school in the UAE, we have support and expertise on board to help make your transition effortless.