Aldar Academies, Al Yasmina Academy

Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.

Located in Khalifa city, Al Yasmina Academy is a  primary and secondary school  rated - "Very Good" by ADEC (Abu Dhabi Education Council). 

School type:



  • Day
  • Flexi Boarding
  • Weekly Boarding
  • Full Boarding


  • English National Curriculum


Aldar Academies Admissions Team

Accreditations and memberships:

  • ADEC Rating: Very Goog
  • Examination Centre (Edexcel and Cambridge Examinations)
  • Microsoft Showcase School
  • British Schools Middle East
  • Professor John Hattie Educational Research Case Study School
  • Duke of Edinburgh's Award
School Website

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On behalf of the staff and children I want to welcome you and your family to Al Yasmina Academy. Al Yasmina is an exciting, challenging and enjoyable place for all, where the staff are dedicated to providing a stimulating environment, where everyone feels valued and safe, ideas can flourish and students can realise their full potential. A love of learning, enquiry, independence, creativity, motivation and resilience are key factors in our learning culture.

Senior management

Principal: Dr Hughes

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School description

At Al Yasmina Academy, we strongly believe that our students deserve the very best. We have highly dedicated and talented staff, who work tirelessly to support the progress and development of every student in the school. We place great importance on collaboration between students, staff and parents as we work together to maximize the potential of all.

We value the true sense of belonging and our students are actively encouraged to participate in a vast range of experiences that build on current talents whilst nurturing new interests and intellectual pursuits. We set high standards in our work, conduct and appearance by fostering a sense of pride in our students by instilling aspiration in their learning and in themselves. We provide a warm friendly and supportive environment where students enjoy learning and achieving in an atmosphere of mutual respect and trust. Every student is encouraged to be a part of the community.

Students remain at the heart of all our decisions; we subscribe to the ‘Every child matters’ philosophy and this is reflected not only in the life of the school but in the curriculum, its makeup and provision.

At Al Yasmina Academy we place an emphasis on developing skills and values that will enable our students to be confident, responsible and well informed people, capable of meeting the challenges of the 21st Century. Since 2008, Al Yasmina has established itself as a thriving community where students feel safe, valued and happy. We are proud to share our school with you and look forward to welcoming new families to be part of our school community.

Al Yasmina Academy strives to be an outstanding international community school, maximizing the learning potential of all.

Term dates

  • 2017/2018
  • 10/09/17 - 14/12/17
  • 07/01/18 - 22/03/18
  • 08/04/18 - 05/07/18

Academic information

Curriculum followed:

  • English National Curriculum

Sports and extra-curricular activities


Sports facilities comprise a multi- purpose sports hall, dance studios, swimming pools, floodlit football pitches and shaded basketball courts.
Action/sport (football, cricket, basketball, netball, swimming, rugby, badminton, sailing and water sports), expeditions, international award schemes

Extra-curricular activities:

An extensive range of extra-curricular clubs promotes health and fitness, an active lifestyle, team work, sportsmanship and the life lessons of winning and losing.
Creative activities (art, graphic design, photography, jewellery making), Mandarin Chinese, Spanish, Arabic calligraphy, book club , Quran club, music, choir, drama, dance, theatre/performance work, cookery,


Admission process:

To book your place at our upcoming open day, please visit

Admission and language criteria:


School Open Days:

04/10/2017; 08/11/2017; 06/12/2017; 17/01/2018

Fees (Annual)


د.إ.‏ 41,580.00

Junior Day:

د.إ.‏ 41,580.00

Secondary Day:

د.إ.‏ 48,510.00

Sixth form:

د.إ.‏ 57,330.00



Aldar Academies Admissions Team




Madinat Khalifa A


Abu Dhabi

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