Activities (External)

External Activities through ESM and Centre for Musical Arts (CMA)

Beyond our extensive After School Activities (ASA) Program, GEMS Dubai American Academy have teamed up with a sports management provider, ESM. ESM deliver exciting instructional programs of extracurricular activities, holiday camps and extended learning opportunities to set children and young people on a lifelong journey of learning and self-discovery. For more information on the activities ESM offer, please visit:

ESM and the Centre for Musical Arts (CMA) provide a wide variety of programs for our students ranging from athletics, arts, science, music and language classes.


Term 1 ESM 23-24 Timetable can be found below or HERE

ESM Timetable







  • Delta Learning

    Delta Learning aims to give children the opportunity to discover and learn new skills, to identify strengths, to excel in the modern world.

    Our children have a unique opportunity to learn from the best instructors in their field including world champions, award winners and industry leaders.  All providers are vetted to make sure they operate within our legal framework, and are complaint with our health, safety and safeguarding standards.  Our rigorous selection process ensures all of our programmes are taught with enthusiasm, quality and expertise to complement the school curriculum.

    Academies and programs include:

    • Creative Art
    • Music
    • STEM
    • Dancing
    • Adventure Programs
    • Languages
    • Enhanced learning and skills 

    Delta Learning Contact Info:

    Email: [email protected]

    Tel: 04 403 5064

  • ESM

    ESM was established in 2004 with the ambition of bringing high quality sports coaching to the children of the Middle East at premium sports facilities across our network of school venues. Today ESM is the UAE’s leading sports services provider for children, adult, community and corporate.



    ESM Contact Info:

    Email: [email protected] or Adrian John [email protected]

    Tel: 04 369 7817

  • GEMS Music Hub

    GEMS Music Hub offers a variety of musical opportunities and experiences for students including:

    • One to one instrumental lessons during the school day at DAA (1680 AED per term)
    • One to one instrumental lessons on a Saturday at Wellington Academy, Silicon Oasis (1680 AED per term)
    • Group beginner lessons on flute, guitar, violin, clarinet and trumpet on a Saturday at Wellington Academy, Silicon Oasis (490 AED per term)
    • GEMS ensembles for experienced musicians – Orchestra, String Ensemble, Wind Band and Choir (these are free for GEMS students)
    • Competitions and events for GEMS musicians throughout the year

    GEMS Music Hub Saturday Activities


    GEMS Music Hub Contact Info:

    Email[email protected]

    Tel: 04 403 5084 / 058 951 8011


    We look forward to working with your child to expand and develop their musical ability and experiences!

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