PARENT ESSENTIALS

At NAS Dubai, we’ve created a thriving community of parents – which has given our families a place to make friends, connect and feel a sense of home. If you’re thinking about joining us, or your child is already a student, here are some key details you’ll find useful.

KEY DATES

Keep up to date with the academic year at NAS Dubai with these key dates for your calendar.
School Calendar

ENRICHMENT PROGRAMME

Our after-school Enrichment Programme amplifies students’ learning – by giving them access to activities and clubs they love.
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Sports and Athletics
Our students enjoy the many sports and athletics activities we offer in our outstanding facilities.
Sports and Athletics
All NAS Dubai teams compete locally with other schools in the region in football, gymnastics, basketball, rugby and tennis.
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Music
Our in-house NAS Music Academy gives students the chance to excel in individual instrumental and voice lessons, giving them a lifelong skill.  
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Performing arts
Students at NAS Dubai thrive in the spotlight. 
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Performing arts
Backed by The Juilliard School, NAS Dubai students get involved in dramatic arts, music and dance activities, giving them a grounding in the performing arts. 
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NAS Language Academy
Learning and refining language builds our students’ confidence, and helps their minds thrive in their other subjects.   
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Academic Extras
We extend learning past the end of the school day with a variety of education-based after school activities.   
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Academic Extras
Activities like Model UN are proven to be a fantastic way of helping students to develop their sense of global citizenship, boosting their public speaking skills and supporting them in achieving better exam results.
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Makerspace
Building, designing, programming – if a student shows an interest in these areas, they can enhance their skills in our Makerspace after school.
Makerspace
From art to digital design, students can learn transferrable, 21st century problem solving skills through activities like game making, animation, coding and robotics. 

THE NAS DUBAI APP

Our App enables parents to easily access school information keeping them up -to-date and informed on what’s happening on campus. You can download the app for free from the Apple Store for iOS and for Android devices on Google Play Store.

App features include a school calendar, parent-teacher meeting sign-ups, CCA sign-up, a photo and video gallery, our school event newsletter, lunch pre-orders, permission forms and university guidance.   
 

SCHOOL ESSENTIALS

Have a look at the best ways to ensure you child has the most successful and enjoyable time at NAS Dubai, and how you can make your time as a NAS Dubai parent worthwhile too! 
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School uniform
Our school uniform is a fundamental way of becoming a part of the NAS Dubai community. When students are in school, they must wear their uniform, as well as when travelling to and from campus and when taking part in school activities. Sixth Form students have a dress code rather than a uniform and are expected to dress appropriately for a work environment. 
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Lunch menu
Our in-house caterers Lunchbox provide students with a nutritious, healthy lunch every day. You can find the menu here:
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Our School Day
Check our class schedules.
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Parents’ Association
Our Parents’ Association is a great way to meet other parents and get involved with school life. Membership is automatic when your child joins our school, giving you access to informal, informative meetings. PA volunteers help out at school events like our Welcome Coffee on the first day of school, Autumn BBQ, Christmas Fayre, Spring Carnival as well as at movie nights and sporting fixtures.
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Chatterbox Café
Our parent-run café is a great place to meet other parents, get involved in the school community and grab a coffee. The café is so popular, we’re currently building an extension!

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

  • Where can I find the weekly menu for my child?
    You can find the weekly menu, and pre-order food, through the NAS Dubai app. 
  • How can I find out about school life and planned events?
    All events are listed on our school calendar, which you can find on the NAS Dubai App, and we also announce them via our newsletter and social media channels. You can join our Facebook page for daily updates about school life.
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ENROLMENT IS OPEN ALL YEAR ROUND

Your child can join NAS Dubai throughout the year for the best education possible. We look forward to welcoming you!

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