KHDA Report

GEMS Dubai American Academy, the only Outstanding American school in the UAE

Dubai Schools Inspection Bureau Report (DSIB)

The DAA Learning Community is thrilled to have earned our 7th Outstanding rating from KHDA.  We are the only American School in the UAE with this distinction.  Please take some time to read through the DSIB report below.  This honor is a tribute to the amazing students that we serve and the dedicated professionals and administrative team at DAA that are supported by an exceptional parent body.  We are committed to ongoing growth and development to realize the genius in every child!

Tammy Murphy

What Dubai American Academy does best according to the DSIB Report: 

  • Students’ outstanding attainment and progress in English, Mathematics and Science in the KG and the High School;
  • Students’ excellent attitudes to learning and innovation, the harmonious school environment and the mutual respect among students, staff and parents;
  • The outstanding arrangements for health, safety, care and support;
  • The excellent community engagement and the after-school activities that enrich the outstanding curriculum;
  • The outstanding and visionary leadership of the school that energetically promotes the commitment and innovative drive of school leaders at all levels.

The full report can be found below: 

DSIB Report 2017-2018 - Released May 2018