Athletics &



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 Sam Leacock 

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


Dear Leopards,

Our Junior and Mini Leopards programs have come to a close this week, with the last basketball practice and our annual ES swimming awards marking the end of a fantastic term of sports.

All that brings our DAA Sporting Year to a close! 

Before we end our school year, look out for some exciting news on social media... @daa_athletic 



The ESM Summer Camps will start at GEMS Dubai American Academy from the 1st of July – 16th August 2024 for children aged 4 – 12 years old.


Your children will have a chance to kick back, learn something new and have some fun, while being active indoors taking part in our multi activity camp. 

As parents you will have peace of mind that your child is well looked after and enjoying the camp experience.


Please note that the camp activities may change without prior notice and that groups can only take part in 5different activities each day following the camp managers scheduled draft. You can request the daily group schedules from the camp manager via WhatsApp from the Monday onwards. 


To view our extensive holiday camp booklet please CLICK HERE

To view our Terms & Conditions please CLICK HERE










Holiday Camp STS Options: GEMS Dubai American Academy

Barsha Heights, Al Barsha, JUMEIRAH Lake Towers, Jumeirah Village Triangle, Jumeirah Park, Al Sufouh, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai Marina, Jumeirah Beach Residence, The Greens


If you have any questions, please do connect with us and we’ll help you as soon as possible, for more information please email us on  


Looking forward to seeing all our young campers soon. 


ESM Holiday Camp Team

We are excited to share that ESM will host the English Language Learner (ELL) Programme this summer. 

The ESM English Language Programme is designed for students aged 4 to 14 whose first language is not English. The programme is designed to provide students with comprehensive language support tailored to their individual needs. Whether your child is a beginner or looking to further enhance their English skills, our experienced GEMS native English speakers will provide personalized instruction to help them succeed. Through engaging activities, interactive lessons, and immersive experiences, your child will build confidence in reading, writing, speaking, and comprehension. They will also learn new grammar, vocabulary, and pronunciation skills appropriate to their level of need and ability. 


Weekly fee: AED1,575, 5 days, 8:30am-12:30pm, Monday-Friday. 


If you wish to enroll them in the ESM English Language Summer Programmme and secure a spot, please contact or call ESM on 052 5509676.