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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.
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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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