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
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Our Nurseries

OVERVIEW

Aldar Academies’ Al Forsan Nursery is located within the grounds of the prestigious Al Forsan International Sports Resort in Abu Dhabi. Scheduled to open in Summer 2018, it will become the first in a number of nurseries to be managed and operated by Aldar Academies.

Al Forsan Nursery will be supported by the same exceptional teaching standards and techniques that are currently delivered across our network of seven academies. Whilst providing the latest teaching and learning technologies combined with state-of-the-art facilities, the Nursery will actively promote the welfare of all students and equip them with the skills, knowledge and understanding to live positive, safe and healthy lives.

For 18/19 academic year

  • Classes available FS1 and Pre- FS1 (children from 2 years to 4 years)
  • For FS1 for 2018/19 academic year  children should be born between 01/09/2014 to 31/08/2015
  • For Pre- FS for 2018/19 academic year  children should be born between 01/09/2015 and 31/08/2016


CURRICULUM

Al Forsan Nursery will deliver the English National Curriculum (Early Years Foundation Stage), the curriculum that sets the standard for learning, development and care for children aged from 2 to 4 years old - an ideal foundation to prepare them for the start of primary school. Our Nursery students will receive a solid foundation in the key areas of learning and development, primarily taught through play and practical activities. The areas of learning are:

  • Communication and language developmentPersonal, social and emotional development
  • Literacy
  • Mathematics
  • Understanding the world
  • Expressive arts and design
  • Physical development

Our unique programme will also include a distinct Arabic dimension, so students will also start the process of learning to read and speak in Arabic.

TEACHING STAFF

Our internationally qualified staff have specialised in training to work with pre-school children. They benefit from an uncompromising approach to teaching that draws on the latest and most effective teaching techniques and expertise found across our seven academies. A comprehensive Continuous Professional Development programme ensures our teachers are constantly learning to provide students with the most relevant education possible.

NUTRITION

Our daily routine ensures that children will enjoy a balanced and healthy breakfast, midday meal and afternoon snack. Students attending shorter sessions will participate in the meal-times available during their session times.

AFTER-NURSERY ACTIVITIES

Al Forsan Nursery offers a wide selection of after- nursery activities such as languages, science, creative arts, sports, music, educational visits and visitors and much more. Our Nursery will also benefit from the superb sporting and leisure facilities located within the Al Forsan International Sports Resort, including the Equestrian centre and swimming pool.

NURSERY LOCATION/OPENING HOURS

The Nursery is located within the grounds of the prestigious Al Forsan International Sports Resort in Khalifa City A, Abu Dhabi. It will operate from Sunday to Thursday from 07:30 am – 2:30 pm, with the option to open until 4:30 pm, subject to demand.

  • Timings for FS1
    • Compulsory – 5 days Sunday to Thursday
      • 7.30am to 2.30pm
    • Optional timings subject to availability
      • 7.30 am to 3.30pm
      • 7.30am  to 4.30pm
  • Timings for PRE-FS
    • Sunday to Thursday (3 or 5 days subject to availability- however, it is recommended that all children attend 5 days)
      • Available timings
        • 7.30am to 12.30pm
        • 7.30am to 2.30pm
      • Optional timings subject to availability
        • 7.30 am to 3.30pm
        • 7.30am  to 4.30pm

ALDAR ACADEMIES ADDED VALUE

Parents with children enrolled in Al Forsan Nursery will benefit from becoming part of the Aldar Academies network of schools and events.  Nursery students will have access to priority placements into Aldar Academies’ summer camps, as well as priority enrolment (subject to availability) into any of our seven Aldar Academies.  Families may also take advantage of exclusive discounts on all leisure and dining facilities at Al Forsan International Sports Resort.

NURSERY FEES AND REGISTRATION OPTIONS

Al Forsan Nursery will offer a competitive fee structure with flexible registration options for parents; the proposed yearly fee is AED 40,000 (subject to final ADEK approval).

We are looking forward to welcoming our new students into a comfortable, engaging, and safe learning environment in which to begin their educational journey.

By completing the form below you express your wish to be contacted by Aldar Academies and updated with information on pricing, facilities, opening dates, and other important details regarding the nursery. 

APPLICATION FORM

*If you are interested in enrolling your child at Al Forsan Nursery please fill out the expression of interest form below and a member of our admissions team will contact you. Registration is open for 18/19.

PARENT INFORMATION

Have you Already Applied ? *

CHILD INFORMATION

Child 1
Academic Year length *
Days per week *
Days to attend *

If your child is applying for FS1, All Sunday to Thursday Attendance must be selected.

Hours Required *
On completion of your child’s nursery, please confirm which Primary curriculum you intend to enrol your child in ? *
PLEASE STATE BRIEFLY THE KEY REASONS FOR YOUR CURRICULUM CHOICE ABOVE. * *
Are you aware that Aldar Academies now offers both the English National Curriculum and the American Curriculum ? * *
Would you like to receive further information on West Yas Academy, our American Massachusetts State Curriculum School (Kindergarten, Elementary, Middle & High School) located on Yas Island ? * *
Would you like to receive further information on our English National Curriculum schools in Primary – Al Mamoura Academy, Al Muna Academy, Al Yasmina Academy, The Pearl Academy ? * *
Would you like to receive further information on our English National Curriculum/International Baccalaureate schools in Secondary – Al Bateen Academy, Al Mamoura Academy (girls only), Al Yasmina Academy ? * *