A Lifelong Commitment to Learning
Guided by our mission, vision and core values, we aim to cultivate the whole student at every grade level, fostering joy and excellence in academics, the arts, athletics and service learning.
The American Community School of Abu Dhabi is a nonprofit American standards-based curriculum school serving approximately 1,200 students in KG1 through Grade 12 who represent more than 80 countries. Led by our mission, vision and core values, we deliver excellence in our four pillars: Academics, the Arts, Athletics and Service Learning.
Same Us, New Space
After 50 years on the Al Bateen campus, ACS has relocated to a state-of-the-art campus on Saadiyat Island. The relocation, marking a significant milestone in our journey, heralds a brighter educational future at ACS.
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What Differentiates Us?
Our community of learners feel a sense of belonging, are able to ask and answer meaningful questions and know the value of being lifelong learners. We focus on the whole child and empower our students to shape the future.
We offer both IB Diploma Programme and Advanced Placement courses.
Inspire Global Citizens
Starting from the earliest ages, our students grow to become committed and connected global citizens.
ACS leads with an innovative curriculum that promotes creativity and self-expression.
Community is at the heart of who we are. The ACS PTA fosters a culture of inclusion, support and fun.
KG1 - Grade 5
Grades 6 - 8
Grades 9 - 12