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About Ajman Academy School

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Constructed in 2012, Ajman Academy is a private K-12 school in Ajman. Situated in the Al Tallah area near Mohiwat, the academy offers an IB curriculum during the elementary and middle school years. Afterward, the students prepare for IGCSE certification in Grade 10 and A level in Grade 12.

Families in northern Dubai neighborhoods like Dubai Silicon Oasis, Falcon City, Mirdif, and Arabian Ranches view it as a suitable option for a top-notch education. The school's facilities are in excellent shape and provide for all students' academic and extracurricular needs. Most Ajman Academy instructors are British nationals with extensive training and expertise. This school employs teachers from the US, Ireland, and Canada. The academy ensures students are aware of and respectful of local and foreign cultures. Therefore, the school surprisingly has a more significant number of Emirati students. However, the school also enrolls students from other nations.

To learn more about the Ajman Academy, its facilities, curriculum, information on admission and fees, and much more, read this guide by Ajman properties.

Neighborhood near Ajman Academy School

The following residential neighborhoods are close to Ajman Academy, which is situated on the edge of Al Tallah 2:

Al Mowaihat 2 is the neighborhood that is closest to Ajman Academy School. It is a well-liked division of the leading Al Mowaihat community. Al Mowaihat 2 is a reasonably priced neighborhood where you can rent villas. Since the area is still being developed, numerous additional residential and commercial projects are to be expected in the future. The vicinity of Sharjah is one of this community's appealing qualities. Apartments can be found at Al Muwaihat 1, only five minutes drive from the academy.

Campus Of Ajman Academy

Ajman Academy is one of the largest schools in the Emirate regarding square footage. It spreads out645,830 sq. ft. of land situated just off the E31 highway. It is a purpose-built campus comprised of gorgeously constructed buildings with tinted glass decorations. The brilliant architectural design makes excellent lighting and ventilation throughout the day possible, especially in primary and secondary classrooms.

Classrooms are airy and bright at Ajman Academy. They have lightwood furniture suitable for their age (tables and chairs). Every classroom on the meticulously planned campus has easy access to the playground. Furthermore, cutting-edge technology is available in classrooms, including high-speed WiFi connection, interactive white screens, and an IT-integrated Veri-table. The table can support students' learning in both upright and horizontal positions.

Additionally, each student at Ajman Academy receives an iPad that can be quickly connected to the Veri-table. Playthings are available for the lower primary students and a dedicated indoor area for building motor skills. Additionally, corridors are used for breakout areas and individual or small-group activities. Foundation Stage 1 students live in a separate building called ‘nursery,’ which includes a play area, a classroom, and other amenities.

There is a sizable area behind the lower primary section and an open playground for children. Students used this location frequently to practice physical activities like climbing and running. Across the nursery, the block is a fantastic school canteen where kids can purchase various wholesome food items. Teachers and secondary students can place orders at the canteen's kiosk.

The administrator and second block are present on the right side of the main entrance hall. On top of the administrative block following facilities are present:

Classrooms, Libraries, Music Room, Art Room, IT Lab, and Food and Technology Room

The school has a separate library for the elementary and secondary grades. The seating capacity of both libraries was recently increased. The main library has a sizable collection of academic, fiction, and non-fiction books. In contrast, the secondary section's library has a massive selection of books, newspapers, periodicals, and journals.

Ajman Academy's recently built secondary section includes classrooms, labs, teaching spaces, and athletic facilities. The school also has the following amenities:

Design and Technology Lab

Multipurpose Indoor Sports Hall        

Extensive AstroTurf Field for Outdoor Sports   

Outdoor Tennis Court

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School Details

Why Ajman Academy School?

Ajman Academy is a well-known institution school in Al Tallah, Ajman, that provides its students with a top-notch education. The school succeeds in its goal of giving students in Ajman the highest caliber of international Education. This school's academically demanding curriculum guarantees that students graduate with the best possible skills to succeed in the world. This educational institution seeks to instill in its students the values of joy, respect, optimism, and cooperation. In addition, the school uses technology in every facet of the curriculum. The students benefit from this as they learn. All these quality aspects have made Ajman Academy one of the top schools in Ajman.

It is the only International Baccalaureate (IB) School in Ajman. It offers students in grades one through eight the IB Primary Year Programme (PYP) and IB Middle Year Programme (MYP). Within two years, the school will receive IB MYP accreditation. The school began using a different internationally acclaimed British curriculum in grade 9. It equips and offers students the necessary skills for the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) and Advanced (A-Levels).

Ajman Academy is a viable option for parents in Sharjah and Dubai despite being in Ajman. The academy is conveniently accessible from well-known areas in Sharjah and Dubai because it is close to the E311, which is close to the Ajman-Sharjah border. Residents of Falcon City, Arabian Ranches, Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO), and Mirdif can travel to and from the school within 15 to 40 minutes. Parents primarily choose schools in other Emirates because of the high caliber of instruction, upscale facilities, and relatively affordable tuition rates.

The school involves top-notch facilities available for students. These facilities fully support the extensive extracurricular program, particularly the sports program. Students are guaranteed to lead active lives thanks to outstanding sports facilities, such as an outdoor sports court, an indoor sports arena, and a swimming pool. The institution promotes healthy competition between students through its house-based system. There are four houses at Ajman Academy:

  • White Leopards
  • Black Wolves
  • Red Scorpions
  • Green Falcons

It assigns students to one of the houses mentioned above at the time of admission, where they will stay until the end of grade 12. Every house has a goal and contributes significantly to the availability of extracurricular and athletic activities. Students who participate in academic activities receive points from Ajman Academy. The place with the most points at the end of the academic year is awarded the Ajman Academy House Trophy. Students are urged to participate in friendly competitions and uphold the principles of respect and good sportsmanship.

Covid-19 preventative measures

The UAE government decided to reopen schools in August for the academic year 2021–2022 with safety guidelines to limit the spread of coronavirus. Similarly, the Ministry of Education has created stringent SOPs for schools to adhere to while they are open, keeping in mind the health and safety of students and staff.

  • Before passing a COVID-19 test, no new staff members, teachers, or students will be allowed to enroll.
  • Before entering the school grounds in the morning, all teachers and students must have their body temperatures taken.
  • Classes will be configured to accommodate a smaller enrollment. Student desks will be set as per safety measures and at a safe distance (1 meter); Physical markings will also be used in classrooms to guarantee that desks stay correctly.
  • Lockers are permitted as long as the physical separation procedures are maintained, and each locker is assigned to a specific student (alternated and not shared).
  • Certain play areas and sections should be shut down (i.e., dress-up sections, indoor soft play areas, and reading corners with soft furniture). Easy-to-clean furniture and equipment should be used in open spaces.
  • Masks are not required for students under six (in KindergartenKindergarten or lower).
  • Teachers, staff members, and students in grades one and up must bring a minimum of two (2) masks to school daily.
  • Buses may run at total capacity but with safety measures in place.
  • No students will be allowed to sit next to or adjacent; seating arrangements will be marked out in canteen areas. In canteen areas, a 2-meter physical separation is recommended.
  • Schools can also operate a pre-selected and pre-packed lunch service without any actual cooking happening in class.
  • Events at school, extracurricular activities, and after-school clubs are allowed with approved protocols.
  • Schools will also be resumed field trips, holiday camps, and sports events according to the pre-decided and accepted protocols.
  • Physical Education will also be continued, including access to swimming pools.

Years Offered At Ajman Academy School

Students between the ages of three and eighteen are educated at the Pre-KG through Grade 12 Ajman Academy. The academy's educational levels are www.ajmanacademy.com.

Ajman Academy School Curriculum

The International Baccalaureate (IB) program is used at Ajman Academy. The school's prior year program is from Kindergarten through grade five (PYP). Middle Year Programme is used in middle school (MYP). After that, the secondary stage of the school adopts the UK national curriculum. The students get ready for the IGCSE tests and then the A-level certification.

Ajman Academy has worked diligently to create a curriculum that supports young students' physical, mental, and emotional growth. The school can provide students, especially pre-kindergarten and KindergartenKindergarten, with the best learning environment thanks to exceptional Education and a strong partnership with parents. The curriculum's three primary goals are the learning themes and areas, the best teaching strategies, and assessment.

The Ajman Academy School looks into how to enhance its students' learning. The school developed its Programme of Inquiry (POI) Framework based on the following goals after carefully examining and examining best teaching practices from around the world:

  • Using prior knowledge to build new concepts
  • Offering new opportunities
  • Providing opportunities for self-evaluation and reflection

Following are the specifics for each stage of Education at Ajman Academy:

International Baccalaureate Primary Year Programme (IB PYP)

This academy is a recognized institution of higher learning that provides the IB PYP program. It is a comprehensive framework that supports students' educational needs in Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 5.

The curriculum here prepares students for global challenges based on an international context. For students in the early years, the school promotes a play-based learning environment that is exciting and fun. It provides a warm, friendly, and supportive learning environment that makes the transition from home to school easy. Additionally, the school guarantees to provide a secure learning environment where students can play and have fun while learning fundamental ideas.

The PYP curriculum is built on inquiry-based, transdisciplinary learning. The KindergartenKindergarten and primary students are active learners interested in learning about how the world works. The IB PYP curriculum stands out from other well-liked primary and KindergartenKindergarten frameworks because of its transdisciplinary themes. The six transdisciplinary themes for the IB PYP program are as follows:

  • How does the world work?
  • Who are we?
  • How we organize ourselves
  • Where are we in place and time?
  • Sharing the planet
  • How do we express ourselves?

View the IB PYP program Ajman Academy offers for more information and details.

IB Middle Year Programme (IB MYP)

Students in grades 6 through 8 may participate in the IB Middle Year Programme at the Ajman Academy. It is a flexible educational program that gives teachers the freedom to satisfy the regional curricula requirements. The curriculum is exceptionally demanding and equips students for the following stage of their Education. For their students' social and emotional growth, teachers emphasize the development of critical thinking and creative abilities.

IB MYP strongly emphasizes interdisciplinary teaching and learning techniques to instill core subjects. As the school builds on the lessons from the primary stage, students gain a deeper understanding of the concepts.

The school uses a framework to deliver each unit of study in the Middle Year Programme. Each of the six global contexts that comprise the framework has a particular application. The framework looks like this:

  • Fairness and Development
  • Identity and Relationships
  • Globalization and Sustainability
  • Scientific and Technical innovation
  • Personal and cultural expression
  • Orientation in space and time

IGCSE And A Levels

Students who pass Grade 8 may enroll in Secondary Education. In secondary school, the National Curriculum of the United Kingdom serves as the foundation for the traditional secondary curriculum. Students get ready for the IGCSE exams in grades 9 and 10. After passing, students move on to Grade 11 and Grade 12 to finish the A level.

The PYP and MYP programs prepare students with the knowledge and abilities needed for the IGCSE exams. Students within grades 9 and 10 must take the following subject as a requirement mandated by the Ministry of Education:

Distance Learning At School

as per The National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority's directives (NCEMA), all schools across the UAE will discontinue distance learning from January 2022.

Academic Calendar Of Ajman Academy

At Ajman Academy, the academic year runs from August to July. The academic year is divided into three terms. The following are each term's key dates:

  • For some students, the first term begins during the final week of August. Some people start it the first week of September. The fourth week of October is the anticipated time for midterm breaks. The last week of December is when the term ends. Then, until the first week of January, there is a three-week winter break.
  • The second term is from the first week of January through the fourth week of March. A three-week spring break that ends the first week of April comes next.
  • The third term ends the first week of July and begins in the second week of April.

For more information and details, please check out the academic calendar of Ajman Academy.

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Location & Nearby


Admission and Fees

How To Apply To Ajman Academy School?

Applications for admission to Ajman Academy are accepted from all backgrounds.

Ajman Academy advises parents to tour the school before applying. It enables parents to go to school and travel to the facilities independently. Ajman Academy also offers a detailed virtual tour to parents on the official website.

To apply, parents are required to submit a completed online application form. To avoid problems during the admissions process, it is advised to fill out the form accurately. Parents can now pay the assessment fee online for AED 500. Following receipt, a representative from the school will get in touch with parents to provide more details.

The Ajman Academy adheres to the following age-grade standards.


This is also based on the age of the students on 31st August (for schools beginning in September). Source: Ajman Academy School

This accommodates students transferring from programs that only accept younger students.) The Ajman Academy school requires the following documents:

  • Student’s passport
  • Student’s unified number (for Emiratis)
  • Student’s residence visa (or expatriates)
  • Student’s Emirates ID copy (both sides)
  • Student’s birth certificate
  • Immunization record
  • Sponsor’s passport copy
  • Sponsor’s residence visa
  • Parents or sponsor Emirates ID card copy
  • A Family book (for Emiratis)
  • A Passport size photograph of the student
  • A Previous two-year school report (for admission in Grade 1 to Grade 12)
  • The Transfer certificate
  • AED 500 as the application fee

Once a submission is received, the school contacts the parent or sponsor to ask them to bring their child for a test. Please be aware that the school will only request an assessment if there are openings for new students. The school can set up the assessment test in the candidate's country if the candidate cannot travel to the UAE at the assessment time. A written and an oral section of the assessment test may be present. Parents are informed of test results by Ajman Academy within five to seven working days. The outcome of the student result could be one of the following:

  • Not accepted
  • Re-assessment
  • Placed on a waiting list
  • Conditional offer
  • Confirmed offer

For registration with the Ministry of Education, parents of applicants with confirmed offer status must submit the necessary deposit and the supporting paperwork listed below:

  • The Residence Visa
  • A copy of the sponsor's or parent's passport and visa
  • The Medical records Information
  • Transfer certificate

The name of the school, the child's information, the date of admission, and the date of departure must all be on the transfer certificate. The principal's signature and the transfer certificate must be on the school's official letterhead. The following must certify all transfer certificates issued by institutions outside the United Arab Emirates:

  • Ministry of Education (in home country)
  • UAE Embassy (in home country)
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Dubai)

The UAE's Education Board must certify the school-leaving certificate issued by UAE schools. Contact the manager at +971-5-617-74111 for more details. Read about the admission process at Ajman Academy to find out more about admission policies and procedures.

Fee Structure At Ajman Academy School

The Ajman Academy fee is as follows:


Please remember that the tuition fee is exclusive to school catering, transport, uniform, extracurricular activities, and field trips.

Modes Of Payment

Parents can pay the tuition and other fees using various methods. These payment methods include:

  • Online payment
  • Cash
  • Cheque
  • Credit card
  • Wire transfer

Before the beginning of the academic year, cheques must be delivered to the school finance office. Please include the student's full name and the year group in the transfer instructions when transferring students online. Furthermore, you may send the transaction details to the email address:  accounts@ajmanacademy.com.

Scholarships At Ajman Academy School

Ajman Academy offers scholarships to students in grades four through twelve. The scholarship program is designed specifically for new and continuing students who have excelled in their academic studies. Numerous scholarship programs offer annual tuition discounts of 10% to 30%. Please be aware that only the tuition fee is eligible for the discount. New students who excel on the Cognitive Assessment Test (CAT4) administered at the time of admission are given scholarships by the school. The following are the discounts offered to new students:

  • Students who secure 110 to 105 marks in the CAT 4 receive a 10% discount on the annual tuition fee.
  • Students who secure 111 to 115 marks receive a 20% discount on the annual tuition fee.
  • Those with 116 and above marks in the CAT 4 test also receive a 30% discount on the annual tuition fee.

The school awards scholarships to current students based on their average standardized test scores in science, math, and English. These are the requirements for scholarships:

  • Students who achieve an average cumulative score of 105 to 110 will receive a 10% discount on the annual tuition fee.
  • Those students securing an average score of 111 to 115 get a 20% discount on the annual tuition fee.
  • Similarly, students that achieve an average score of 116 or more are entitled to receive a 30% discount on the annual tuition fee.

Additionally, it provides sibling discounts to parents of two or more Ajman Academy-enrolled kids. The younger child's tuition fee is discounted by 10% when there are two kids. The school gives parents with more than two kids a 20% discount. The school only awards the one with the most perks if multiple scholarships are available. For additional details, read the scholarship program at Ajman Academy.

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School Facilities

Lunch Options At School

Students, parents, and staff can eat delicious yet nutritious food items in the school canteen and kiosk. Ajman Academy has partnered with Aritizana Catering to provide students with various hot and cold snack and lunch options. The caterer ensures that all the food items are prepared on the school grounds by qualified chefs.

Only secondary students and their parents can purchase drinks, sandwiches, and snacks at the Arizona Kiosk. Primary school students, however, eat their lunch in the classroom. Please be aware that there are no nuts or monosodium glutamate in any food items at Ajman Academy (MSG). The menu of the canteen at Ajman Academy includes a variety and diverse range of nutrients and quality food to keep children healthy and hygienic.

The school meal charges mentioned above include Value Added Tax (VAT). You may view the healthy eating policy of the Ajman Academy to find out more details.

Parents can also ask the school for the availability of the canteen for the academic year 2021-2022.

School Transportation At School

Students who need to get to and from school need not worry because it offers dependable and secure transportation services. Over 15 buses operated by the Ajman Academy Transport Service serve the daily transportation requirements of over 200 students. The security and safety of every student are top priorities at the school. As a result, the school has employed qualified bus drivers and conductors. Modern safety and security features are installed in well-maintained school buses. The following are the transportation costs:

  • AED 5,000 per year/annually for areas within Ajman
  • AED 6,000 per year/annually for areas outside Ajman

Fill out the online registration form to register for the school bus service. Students participating in extracurricular activities cannot use the transportation facility. For information on transportation costs, speak with the Ajman Academy transportation team.

For further information, contact Ms. Ghadeer Hachaikeh at +971 6 7314444 or g.hachaikeh@ajmanacademy.com.

Boarding Facility At School

Ajman Academy is a day-only institution that does not provide students boarding or lodging options.

Holiday Camps At School

The school also does not offer its students any summer camps.

Sports Facilities At School

Students at Ajman Academy have access to a variety of sports facilities. There are areas for fun and leisure activities that serve multiple purposes. Students can also play indoor sports in two indoor sports halls throughout the school. Additionally, the 24-meter swimming pool at Ajman Academy is used for training and drills. A grassy football field, a basketball court, a tennis court, and an athletic running track are among the campus' outdoor sports facilities.

The EISSA Swim Gala and other intra- and inter-school competitions are held in the swimming pool at Ajman Academy. (Image Credits: Facebook Page for Ajman Academy)

Extracurricular Activities At School

In the modern world, extracurricular activities have taken on significant importance within schools. For students' overall development, many schools across the globe offer fun and engaging extracurricular activities. Ajman Academy provides its students with a wide range of extracurricular activities, similar to many other schools in the UAE. The curriculum covers various interests, including everything from sports to the visual arts, expeditions to day trips.

The students at Ajman Academy have every chance to excel and show off their abilities. Five days a week are dedicated to the ECA program at Ajman Academy. Out of those, two days are set aside for extracurricular activities led by teachers, with the remaining days being used by outside organizations. Primary ECA and secondary ECA make up the majority of extracurricular activities. These activities include:

Basketball, Football, Ballet, LEGO Club, Gymnastics, Taekwondo, Math Club, Science Club, French Club, Cooking Club, Parkour and Swimming

As mentioned earlier, the cost per session for the services ranges from AED 30 to AED 1,250.

Ajman Academy hosts an exhibition of grade five PYP projects (Image Credits: Ajman Academy Facebook Page)

The school provides its students with specialized extracurricular activities and regular ones. The school also has a student leadership program for discovering hidden leadership skills among its students. The student leadership program includes the following opportunities:

  • Eco Council
  • Student Council
  • Leader Coordinator
  • Head boy and Head Girl
  • Sports Council
  • Prefects and Homeroom leaders

Titles, as mentioned earlier, students are expected to carry out their responsibilities with diligence. The school also expects them to set an excellent example for other students by being on time, acting morally upright, and donning the entirety of the school uniform.

The Duke Of Edinburgh International Award

The Duke of Edinburgh International Award is one of the extracurricular events at Ajman Academy that students look forward to the most. Duke of Edinburgh International Award is a framework for non-formal Education that emphasizes students' social and personal growth. This program has three levels of difficulty: Bronze, Silver, and Gold. The length and age requirements vary depending on the level.


The Duke of Edinburgh International Award's first level is bronze. With two segments each taking three months to complete, the program must be finished in at least six months. Activities involving skills, exercise, and volunteerism make up the first segments. The other portion of the bronze medal consists of a two-day, one-night exhibition trip.


For holders of the bronze award and new participants, the silver program of the Duke of Edinburgh International Award lasts six months and twelve months, respectively. The eligibility age for this prize is 15 years old. The expedition activity for the silver award lasts for three days and two nights.


Gold is the final and most challenging stage of the Duke of Edinburgh International Award. The program takes 18 months to complete for a novice. A silver award recipient can advance to the gold award in one year. The Ajman Academy only offers bronze and silver awards for the Duke of Edinburgh International Award. Read about the Duke of Edinburgh International Award program at Ajman Academy for more information on this program.

Field Trips From School

At Ajman Academy, field trips are a significant component of the ECA program. The students can explore the world outside of their classrooms thanks to these outings. Field trips are organized by Ajman Academy and provide entertainment and assist students in connecting lectures to real-world situations. The following are some fantastic field trips planned by the academy:

  • Sharjah Classic Car Museum & Al Mahatta Museum
  • The Al Bustan Zoological Centre
  • The Residential Camp at Umm Al Quwain
  • The Sharjah Science Museum
  • The Ajman TV

Students of Ajman Academy also visited Al Bustan Zoological Centre (Image Credits: Ajman Academy Facebook Page)

After-School Care At Ajman Academy School

Students at Ajman Academy can get academic and non-academic support through the after-school care program. This school's after-school programs frequently focus on extracurricular activities. Teachers and outside service providers run these activities.

These extracurricular activities were offered every Monday through Friday from 2:50 PM to 3:45 PM.

Medical Care At School

A school clinic has staff and medical supplies to look after students. The staff and school doctors contribute to raising awareness of various health-related issues. They plan educational campaigns on hygiene, breast cancer awareness, obesity, and other crucial matters.

The school clinic measures students' height, weight, eyes, and general health. Additionally, it guarantees that every student has received all necessary vaccinations. The medical staff communicates with the school counseling staff and teachers regarding the student's health.

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Communication Between Teachers And Parents

Schools like Ajman Academy place a high priority on parent communication. This school offers a variety of communication channels for this purpose. The parent portal is an essential mode of communication at this academy. Parents can easily access their child's attendance record, academic performance, school news, and more by logging into the portal with the provided credentials. Ajman Academy also conducts parent-teacher conferences where parents and teachers talk about the development of the kids. It gives parents a chance to comprehend how their child behaves in a way that can benefit the students' learning.

Also, parents can search their school on D6 Communicator App. Parents can access this mobile app to get crucial information about schools and other educational institutions. Parents can access news, the notice board at the school, the academic calendar, resources, multimedia, and more here. Furthermore, new information is frequently added to the school's official website. Both prospective candidates and parents of enrolled students can benefit from the website.

Other modes of communication at this school are social media pages and WhatsApp groups. Teachers and parents of students taking the same classes are added to WhatsApp groups set up by the school. For urgent inquiries, these groups are the best resources.

Ajman Academy Contact Information & Details

School Address: Sheikh Ammar Bin Humaid Street, Al Tallah 2, Ajman, UAE

Telephone Numbers

  • For General Inquiries: +971 6 731 4444
  • For admission: +971 5 61774111
  • For finance and payment: +971 5 55501820

Official Website And Social Media Pages

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