Our Elementary Leopards sit down with Dr. H to talk about the wonderful learning journey that is The Inquiry Cycle! Thank you to our Change Agents, Sid, Melia, Aya, Ariana, Kiera & Suha for sharing a glimpse of their learning with us.

Keep watching for the outtakes!





Next week our students will be representing DAA at MESAC

Find out more information on our Athletics & Activities page.

Go Leopards!

TedxYouth @ DAA

Join us for the 12th annual TEDxYouth@DAA event on February 11th, from 10 AM to 1 PM in the DAA auditorium.

 Celebrating the theme "Odd One Out", our high school students take the lead as both speakers and organizers, showcasing their unique perspectives and innovative ideas. Free tickets available HERE

DAAPA's spring bazar

DAAPA's Spring Bazaar returns. Find out more information on our DAAPA News page.

February 7-8th, 7am-4pm

January in review

canteen live station is a hit!

This month we welcomed a Head Chef to campus, providing students with freshly prepared meals on site daily. 

Check out some of this weeks meals from our Live Station!

For more information and new menu's visit the Slices page.


Our Middle School Arts/Drama students showcased their work, including Music performances, Drama performances and displays of amazing art throughout our first floor. 

We thank all parents, students and staff who visited the showcase!

DOFE Silver award trip

This week 22 High School Students set out on their Silver DofE award trip!

We are excited to watch our Leopards on their 3 day, 2 night adventure! Following their updates on IG @dofe_daa



DAA Leopards, we are delighted to confirm that re-enrolment has now opened for all of our families for the 24/25 Academic Year! 

To reserve a place for your child(ren) please follow the steps to re-enrol on your GEMS Connect App or Portal, under 'Service Requests'. Please see the video for a helpful guide to navigate to this section, and follow the steps.

You have until April 15th, 2024 to complete the process of re-enrolment.

We look forward to continuing to be partners in your child's education! 

GEMS Connect Re-Enroll guide.mp4

23/24 calendar 

Please see the 23/24 Academic Calendar, noting Spring Break and Eid Holiday to be confirmed as March 25 to April 12, with a return date of April 15 2024. 

DAA School Calendar 2023_2024 (Rev 17 Jan).pdf


A friendly reminder to please wear your family pass and yellow lanyards when visiting on our school campus. This simple act helps ensure a safe and secure environment for everyone, helping our staff easily identify members of our community.

If you do not have a family pass, please ensure you have photos uploaded onto your GEMSConnect App and visit our reception team who can provide you with passes. 

After School Activities

Places are still available for ESM's After School Activities: 

Register via your ESM profile to sign up your child for After School Activities! 


Registration for our School Bus Program with STS is still open! 

Please contact Kelvin / 04 704 9755 or visit our STS representatives on campus in the main atrium for any questions or to discuss available options.

DAA Listens

At DAA we are committed to communicating effectively with our families. We believe that open communication between home and school is a vital component of our student’s success.

We are excited to continue our communication channel within our school community, DAA Listens. By scanning this QR code you will be able to share your compliments, comments or concerns directly with our Superintendent Dr Hildreth. There are 6 mailboxes located around the school, where students and parents can drop a postcard. Either method will ensure that Dr. Hildreth will receive the communication and that a member of staff will be back in touch with you quickly.

Your voice is highly valued and we look forward to listening to your feedback as we collectively seek to enhance every student’s experience at our school.

Parents & Students Cybersecurity Guide

Parents & Students Cybersecurity Guide.pdf



Dubai American Academy Main Landline: 04 704 9777 Main Email:
DIRECTOR OF ADMISSIONSGabrielle Keane / 04 704 9706 04 704 9740 / 04 704 9744 / 04 704 9761
SLICES / 054  792 7509
STS BUS SERVICEKelvin Sicat / 04 704 9755