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Universal American School Inspection Report

Opened in 2005 in Dubai Festival City, Universal American School is one of two schools in this location that are owned and operated by the Al Futtaim Education Foundation as not for profit schools. The school operates a mixed US/IB curriculum. UAS is one of a small number of US curriculum schools to have achieved the KHDA's second highest rating of Very Good.
Parents' Rating
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4.2 out of 5 based on 7 reviews
At a glance
School type
International
School phase
All through
Inspection rating
Very Good
Curricula taught
Availability 2019/20
radio_button_unchecked Limited
Availability 2020/21
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Annual fee average
AED 63,000
Annual fees
AED 37,330 - 76,670
Price band help
Premium
Status
Open
Opening year
2005
School year
Sep to Jun
Teacher turnover help
31%
Principal
Mr. Ole Bernard Sealey
Owner
Al Futtaim Education Foundation
Community
Main teacher nationality
US Citizen
Main student nationality
A mix of nationalities
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If a school has been subjected to an inspection, then you will find the latest report here. In Dubai schools are subject to annual inspections, while in Abu Dhabi schools are on a rotation and are inspected approximately every other year. Note: we advise you read this article first. It provides invaluable insights as to what to look for, and how to 'read' each school review so you can weigh its value and insights for your child.

Inspection Rating History

Latest Inspection Report

https://www.khda.gov.ae/DirectorySearch/LogSearch?lang=1&sId=264&trxId=2473&fp=85645&sname=Universal%20American%20School%20-%20Branch

Previous Years Reports

2017/18 https://www.khda.gov.ae/DirectorySearch/LogSearch?lang=1&sId=264&trxId=2294&fp=76184&sname=Universal%20American%20School%20-%20Branch
2016/17 https://www.khda.gov.ae/DirectorySearch/LogSearch?lang=1&sId=264&trxId=2165&fp=65432&sname=Universal%20American%20School%20-%20Branch
2015/16 https://www.khda.gov.ae/DirectorySearch/LogSearch?lang=1&sId=264&trxId=2034&fp=57500&sname=Universal%20American%20School%20-%20Branch
2014/15 https://www.khda.gov.ae/DirectorySearch/LogSearch?lang=1&sId=264&trxId=1797&fp=47518&sname=Universal%20American%20School%20-%20Branch
2013/14 https://www.khda.gov.ae/DirectorySearch/LogSearch?lang=1&sId=264&trxId=1674&fp=37099&sname=Universal%20American%20School%20-%20Branch
2012/13 https://www.khda.gov.ae/DirectorySearch/LogSearch?lang=1&sId=264&trxId=1524&fp=28739&sname=Universal%20American%20School%20-%20Branch
2011/12 https://www.khda.gov.ae/DirectorySearch/LogSearch?lang=1&sId=264&trxId=1306&fp=19171&sname=Universal%20American%20School%20-%20Branch
2010/11 https://www.khda.gov.ae/DirectorySearch/LogSearch?lang=1&sId=264&trxId=962&fp=8057&sname=Universal%20American%20School%20-%20Branch
2009/10 https://www.khda.gov.ae/DirectorySearch/LogSearch?lang=1&sId=264&trxId=593&fp=895&sname=Universal%20American%20School%20-%20Branch
2008/09 https://www.khda.gov.ae/DirectorySearch/LogSearch?lang=1&sId=264&trxId=354&fp=23&sname=Universal%20American%20School%20-%20Branch

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Comments
2 Archived Comments
Ayana
Archived 10th May 2016, 19:51

UAS is a great school I go ther e myself and it is a wonderful educational experience.

Jane
Archived 8th Mar 2015, 16:04

A solid choice if you cannot get your kids into The American School of Dubai or Dubai American Academy. Probably the best of the second-tier top American schools in Dubai.

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