World-class infrastructure and cutting edge learning

Our 70,000 square meter state-of-the-art campus includes:

Communities of fully equipped classrooms in a unique serpentine building layout

  • Shared learning/ break-out zones for each grade level
  • Dedicated Arabic language rooms throughout
  • Library and achievement center

Science and Technology

  • Center of Excellence in Artificial Intelligence and Robotics
  • 10 cross discipline science labs suitable for chemistry, physics and biology
  • Technology suite – workshop, textiles

Visual Arts – dedicated areas for all grades

  • Studios for 3D and 2D art
  • Ceramics / kiln room
  • Photography dark room


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Performing Arts - Music

  • Music rooms
  • Band rooms
  • Individual music practice rooms
  • Music technology suite
  • Recording studio

Performing Arts - Theater and Dance

  • Ultra-modern auditorium - 565 seating capacity
  • Two Black box theatres
  • Digital theater
  • Drama classrooms

Multimedia Facilities

  • TV studio / ‘green screen’ room
  • Radio suite
  • Mac lab / editing suite
  • Digital / blended learning zone

Indoor Sports

  • Main sports hall accommodates 3 full basketball courts-with retractable seating
  • Elementary sports hall large enough for full-sized basketball court
  • Indoor running track / fitness trail
  • Fully equipped fitness suite
  • Indoor Golf Simulator
  • Sports science classrooms / performance analysis

Outdoor sports

  • 400m running track
  • Basketball courts and soccer field
  • Shaded play grounds
  • Roof play areas
  • 3 soccer pitches
  • Baseball diamond


  • 50m Olympic pool with moveable boom to create 2 x 25m pools
  • Learner pool


  • Main dining
  • Elementary dining
  • High School snack bar
  • Middle School snack bar
  • Parents café


Sports facilities

Unparalleled facilities offering full provision for athletics

GEMS Dubai American Academy offers purpose-built facilities where students can pursue their interests and have the chance to develop and explore new ones. All through the year, students of all ages can engage in experiential learning opportunities through a wide range of sports. From football and basketball to swimming and soccer, GEMS Dubai American Academy offers athletic options to challenge and inspire every energetic young person. Research reveals that sports builds, qualities of character like leadership, perseverance, teamwork, responsibility, and grit, giving students a solid foundation and transferable skills as well as building strong new friendships. The 70,000m2 campus includes:

  • Unparalleled facilities offering full provision for athletics
  • Largest sports hall in the region that can accommodate 3 full size basketball courts
  • 50-meter Olympic pool and access to proven training programs
  • 400-meter running track, tennis and basketball courts & soccer field; indoor running tracks and fitness trails
  • Shaded playgrounds


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