About City American School
City American School (CAS) is an American Curriculum school providing a high-quality learning experience delivered by highly qualified teachers of diverse nationalities who will challenge students to reach their full potential while nurturing their individual talents. The curriculum is designed in accordance to the USA and UAE Ministry of Education graduation requirements.
CAS operates under R Education and Academic Development (READ), which is one of the fastest growing educational groups based in Ajman that aspires to become a distinguished and comprehensive education provider and to have transformative impact on students’ educational journeys from early childhood to higher education through the provision of excellence in education, research, and innovation.
CAS will provide a variety of facilities in a safe and inspiring learning environment. The 1 million square feet project, valued at AED 180 Million, is progressing well under the leadership of His Highness Sheikh Rashid bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of the Board of Trustees.
The new state-of-the-art campus is fully equipped with activity rooms, libraries, laboratories, gyms, swimming pools, and outdoor play areas along with art and music rooms and medical clinics. In addition to the exceptional facilities, the campus has also been designed to be an eco-friendly and sustainable school with a focus on energy efficiency and power saving.
City American School will inherit the same values as READ institutions, City University College of Ajman, Career Enhancement Center, and City School, of providing academic excellence within a supportive and welcoming environment.
It will strive to maintain the UAE culture, heritage, and religious values whilst preparing its students to meet the needs and challenges of the modern world with high competency, confidence and competitive skills.
City American School is committed to the advancement of education across all areas of the curriculum, promoting and performing best practice of international education. CAS is accredited by the Ministry of Education in the UAE and is currently in the process of attaining Cognia/AdvancED earlier, to ensure world-class education for our learners.
Intervention classes are supported through a commitment to curriculum personalization, such as English as a second Language programs and Early Intervention. The school has a permanent full time Literacy and Numeracy program, supported by a specialist to assist staff in aligning pedagogy with Literacy and Numeracy Strategy Initiatives and School Targets.
- Common Core State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards, fully aligned with the curriculum.
- RTI approach to identify students with learning and behavioral needs.
- Literacy program inclusive of Phonics till grade 5.
- Curriculum Specialist.
- Qualified expat teachers for English language.
- French language.
- Extra-Curricular Activities (Taekwondo, Karate, Soccer, Basketball, etc).
- Qur’an Recitation competitions.
- Continuous professional development for staff.
- Classroom Assistants to support students