The Al Ain English Speaking School
) is a school for expatriate children living in Al Ain
, United Arab Emirates
. As of 27 April 2010, the school had an estimated 1,150 students, 400 in Secondary and 750 in Primary. The school
consists of children
of many nationalities and ethnic backgrounds, which makes it nationally recognized. It is also Cambridge
certified, and a member of British Schools Middle East. The school is also a member of the Incorporated Association of Preparatory Schools. In recent years, AAESS has developed its professional reputation within the UK by achieving official status. It is currently recognized by the UK Government's Department for Children, Schools and Families
The basic curriculum is that of the National Curriculum
The primary school currently provides education for children aged 3 to 11. The students are taught according to the British
curriculum. The school also follows Ministry of Education guidelines and provides compulsory Islamic
studies courses for Islamic students.
The children have their own eating and play areas. Although very much part of the whole school, they are able to operate independently. The Nursery children have their own outdoor working area and play area.
Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 children share a building and have classes around a central area. The children have their own outside play areas.
The Key Stage
2 building is identical in design, but... Read More