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

Autumn Term
With one of their teachers, students will learn about particles and radiation, including the standard model of particle physics and the photon model of radiation. With their other teacher they will learn about electricity and electric circuits. Required practical 5 “determination of resistivity” w/c 3 October, required practical 6 “EMF and internal resistance” w/c 21 November. End of topic assessment on particles and radiation w/c 28 November, end of topic assessment on electricity w/c 5 December.

Spring Term
With one of their teachers, students will move on to study waves, including progressive waves, stationary waves and interference effects. With their other teacher they will move on to study mechanics, including scalars and vectors and Newton’s Laws of Motion. Required practical 1 “stationary waves” w/c 9 January, required practical 2 “Young’s slits and diffraction gratings” w/c 30 January, required practical 3 “determination of g” w/c 30 January. Mock exams w/c 27 February, end of topic assessment on waves w/c 27 March.

Summer Term
With one of their teachers, students will move on to study materials. With their other teacher they will finish the topic of mechanics. Before the summer holidays they will begin the Year 13 course with introductions to circular motion and thermal physics. Required practical 4 “determination of Young modulus” w/c 1 May, required practical 8 "Boyle's Law" w/c 26 June. End of topic assessment on mechanics w/c 1 May, end of topic assessment on materials w/c 8 May.