Physical Education, Sport and Extra Curricular Activities
Education (PE), sport programmes and extra-curricular activities at Al Ain Academy are an integral part of the school experience and are
considered vital to a student's development. Students have the opportunity to
be involved in PE, sport and extra-curricular activities at every level of
their school experience, be it at a recreational level, in school competitions
or inter school sport tournaments.
follow the National Curriculum of England and Wales from Foundation stage through to Year 10 currently, and Year 11 from September 2016when we open Year
10, students will follow the Edexcel GCSE course in PE. All pupils have two
hours of PE a week which is taught by specialist teachers. Special provisions
are in place for the school's gifted and talented athletes and our Aldar Family
of Schools supports us with this work.
taught in state of the art facilities which include two swimming pools,
Astroturf football pitches, netball and basketball courts, cricket nets, a fully
air conditioned sports halls and a dance studio. Students develop their skills
and knowledge in a safe, engaging and fun environment. PE department staff
believe in the development of the whole child and always take into account the
mental, social and physical benefits that regular physical activity can bring.
Activities Programme is extensive, details of which are published Termly.
Please click on the following for details:
AAIS Extra Curricular Programme Autumn 2015
range of visits and opportunities complement our curricular provision. For
example, last year a number of our students attended the United Nation’s Model
Montessori Conference in Abu Dhabi, competed at a tennis tournament at which Monica Seles tutored,
represented the school and won the Al Ain Golf, Shooting and Equestrian Club’s
Inter-School Golf Tournament, enjoyed a day at Sadyiat Island at the Emirati
Artists’ Exhibition, while others enjoyed a performance of ‘Macbeth’ at DUCTAT
(Dubai) – the list is endless.
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