Academy Academy Description ADEK Rating Curricula Location
Al Ain Academy

Primary & Secondary, Mixed

Very Good With Outstanding FeaturesEnglish National CurriculumAl Ain
Al Bateen Academy

Secondary, Mixed

OutstandingEnglish National Curriculum,IB Diploma ProgrammeAbu Dhabi
Al Mamoura Academy

Primary Mixed / Secondary Girls Only

Good With Very Good Features English National CurriculumAbu Dhabi
Al Muna Academy

Primary, Mixed

OutstandingEnglish National CurriculumAbu Dhabi
Al Yasmina Academy

Primary & Secondary, Mixed

Very Good With Outstanding FeaturesEnglish National CurriculumAbu Dhabi
The Pearl Academy

Primary, Mixed

Very Good With Outstanding FeaturesEnglish National CurriculumAbu Dhabi
West Yas Academy

Primary Mixed / Secondary Segregated 

GoodAmerican Massachusetts State CurriculumAbu Dhabi
Al Forsan Nursery

Nursery Mixed

Not ApplicableEnglish National CurriculumAbu Dhabi
Curricula

YEAR 13 (EXAM BOARD: EDEXCEL)

There are two units at A2 level: Spoken Expression & Response (oral examination) and Research, Understanding & Written Response (two essays, one prose translation). There is no coursework.
Unit 3 represents 30% of the total marks and unit 4 represents 70%. Both units are examined in May/June of Year 13.

Autumn Term Environmental issues

  • Grammar
  • Essay-writing focus
  • Prose skills
  • Research-based essay work
  • Foreigners and racism
  • Poverty and developing countries

External Assessment: No
Internal Common Assessment: Yes
Coursework Deadline this H/T: No
Field Trips/Visits: No

Spring Term

  • Crime and punishment
  • New technology
  • Grammar, essay and prose skills
  • Culture, history, literature
  • Preparation for oral exam

External Assessment/Controlled Assessment: No
Internal Common Assessment: Yes
Controlled Assessment Deadline this H/T: No
Field Trips/Visits: No

Summer Term

  • Exam practice

External Assessment/Controlled Assessment: Yes
Internal Common Assessment: No
Controlled Assessment Deadline this H/T: No
Field Trips/Visits: No