Academics - Al Yasat Private School

As a leading American curriculum school in the region with robust sports, arts and other extracurricular activities, Al Yasat’s approach to education…

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Academics

Our comprehensive American curriculum is designed to promote the academic, physical and emotional well-being of our pupils

As a leading American curriculum school in the region with robust sports, arts and other extracurricular activities, Al Yasat’s approach to education is holistic. However, academic excellence is at the heart of what we deliver. We uphold high standards coupled with current modern teaching methods and facilities hinged with tolerance, brotherhood, UAE culture and rich heritage

There is a range of curriculum subjects as well as an extensive range of co- and extra-curricular activities held at lunchtimes and after school.

CURRICULUM

Our curriculum is American with the profound international standards and characteristics. The curriculum has been aligned, modified and enhanced creatively to meet the vision of the school and the requirements of the UAE. Students are motivated to be responsible global citizens and sensitized to concerns such as environmental conservation, awareness and respect for other cultures. The school strongly advocates integration by encouraging an understanding of Emirati values, culture and aspirations.

A full Al Yasat Private School education is split into four  stages: The Kindergarten, the Elementary, the Secondary and High School.

We follow the US Common Core curriculum for English and Math, Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) for Science and the Virginia Curriculum for all other subjects. This is complemented with full provision for lessons in Arabic Language, Islamic Studies (for our Muslim students) and UAE Social Studies to meet the requirements of the UAE Ministry of Education.

Subjects on offer include:

  • English Language Arts
  • Arabic Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Islamic Studies (for our Muslim students)
  • Social Studies/UAE Social Studies/Civics
  • World Languages
  • Art and Design
  • Performing Arts
  • STEM focus including Design Technology, Robotics and Media
  • Music
  • Physical Education
  • Personal, Social, Health, Economic and Citizenship Education