Athletics &


SPOTS NEWSLETTERDecember 1, 2023

To all Leopards,

Below you will find information about upcoming events for Athletics, Activities & Aquatics. 

If there are any questions you can contact the Athletics and Activities Office in person or by email:

For Athletics contact Scott Hibbard

For Activities contact Ivan Forbes

For Aquatics contact Marie Leclerc


We look forward to you getting involved in a great program.


The Athletics and Activities Department


Season Two has gotten off to a roaring start with the most interest in our program. All teams have been selected and are practicing hard to perfect their craft and our MS teams have already played their first games of the season with great results.


Our JV and Varsity teams look forward to the first games. Please see below a short schedule of events up to the Winter Holiday.



December 6th MS EAC Soccer @ DAA

December 6th EAC Basketball @ AISA

December 6th MS DISSC Soccer @ ASD

December 6th MS DISSC Basketball @ ACS, and @ GAA

December 7th JV Boys Basketball and Soccer @ ACS

December 7th JV Girls Soccer @ DAA

December 7th Varsity Basketball @ DAA

December 7th Varsity Soccer @ ASD



Our athletes and coaches look forward to a restful holiday and want to hit the ground running in 2024.


Our swimming program is coming up to a well-deserved break please see below some of our results from our teams.


DASSA Results from Division 2 had DAA finishing in 1st Place and in Division 6 the Leopards finished in 4th place. The ES swimming team is now on a well-deserved break until January. We wish them a restful and joyful Winter Break!



Our swimmers look for continued success in 2024, and open up the swimming calendar with an event on January 12th and 13th when the American International School of Bucharest visits with their swim team.


We are excited to announce that the Activity Fair for the second round of After School Activities is scheduled to take place next week on Wednesday December 6th, before school. 

This event provides an excellent opportunity for learners to explore and learn more about the diverse range of activities we offer. Registrations for the second round of activities will open in the afternoon on the same day. 

We look forward to another well-run round of activities and encourage all students to participate and discover new interests. Thank you for your continued support in making our After-School programs a vibrant and enriching experience for our learners.

Sign up your child for a free American Football session at DAA!

Is your child interested in playing American football after school? 

On December 10th, ESM in partnership with Play American Football will be offering a free open training for all students, between the ages of 8-18 at DAA from 12:30-2:00pm. 

Sunday, December 10th - 12:30pm

Dubai American Academy

Meet the coaches at our ASA Fair or complete the form to sign-up:


Athletics & Activities Office Contacts

Athletics DirectorScott Hibbard,
Aquatics CoordinatorMarie Leclerc,
Activities Ivan Forbes,