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v. 53 March 28, 2019

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UAE Teen Sports Awards Finalists!

We are pleased to announce that some of our DAA students have been selected as finalists in the UAE Teen Sports Awards! DAA has also been shortlisted as a finalist in the categories of Best Sports School and Best Sports Facility.

Our Student Finalists:

Best Female Athlete - U19 Maddie Buist - Basketball

Best Male Athlete - U19 Pranav Chhabra - Racquet Sports

Best Male Athlete - U15 Gesi Morris-Odubo - Basketball

Best Female Athlete - Aquatics - Victoria Bergelli

Best Male Athlete - Racquet Sports - Pranu Prakash

Best Male Athlete - Track and Field - Pranu Prakash

Check out all of the categories and finalists by clicking HERE

The Awards ceremony will take place in April. We wish all of our students the best of luck! Stay tuned for the results!

The Athletics Department is hoping that everyone is looking forward to a restful and relaxing Spring Holiday. There has been a lot of great action lately. Our Baseball and Softball teams have been perfecting their craft on the diamond as they have had games versus ASD and ACS. Our U14 badminton teams took part in their first badminton invitational and came away winning 22 matches, and our JV and Varsity Badminton and Track and Field teams took part in their EAC Championships. Please see below their results:

Junior Varsity and Varsity Badminton – Champions

Junior Varsity and Varsity Track and Field – 2nd Overall

and the Varsity Girls were Champions of their division.

After the break all teams will be traveling to their MESAC events, please see below the list of events and tournament sites:

VARSITY BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL @ DUBAI LITTLE LEAGUE

JUNIOR VARSITY BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL @ AES DELHI

JUNIOR VARSITY & VARSITY BADMINTON @ AES DELHI

JUNIOR VARSITY & VARSITY TRACK/FIELD @ ACS – ABU DHABI

And of course we are the proud host of the MESAC Forensics Event, which will take place on the 19th, 20th and 21st of April. Lots of great action, so come out and support the teams, and cheer on those Leopards!

Term 3 Activities

Reminder: External and Internal ASAs Term 3 will begin the week of April 14th!

TERM 3 INTERNAL ASA SCHEDULE (click HERE or the list below to download the PDF)

TERM 3 EXTERNAL ASA SCHEDULE

KEY CONTACTS

Dubai American Academy Main Landline: 04 704 9777 Main Email: communication_daa@gemsedu.com
ADMINISTRATIONADMISSIONS - Registrar_daa@gemsedu.com 04 704 9708/ 04 704 9707Director of Admissions, Gabrielle Keane g.keane_daa@gemsedu.com / 04 704 9706
FINANCEfinance_daa@gemsedu.com 04 704 9740 / 04 704 9744
HEALTHhealthoffice_daa@Gemsedu.com / 04 704 9761
PARENT RELATIONSHilda Tabrizi pre_daa@gemsedu.com / 04 704 9730
GOVERNMENT RELATIONSSoheir Mohamed S.MOHAMED_DAA@gemsedu.com / 04 704 9736
SLICES CATERINGsupport@slices.ae / 054 792 7515 / 054 792 7503
STS BUS SERVICEKelvin Rosario kelvin.rosario@stss.ae / 04 704 9755

Divisional directory

Early Years Reception: 04 704 9705
Elementary Reception: 04 704 9724
Middle School Reception: 04 704 9722
Middle School Attendance: 04 704 9728
High School Reception: 04 704 9723
High School Attendance: 04 704 9747
Athletics, Activities & Aquatics: 04 704 9842