Timing and Calendar

 

School days in the United Arab Emirates run from Sundays to Thursdays. Our school day timings for Pre-KG to KG1 are 7.50am to 2.15pm Sunday to Wednesday. For KG2 to Grade 12 school timings are from 7.50am to 3.10pm. All grades are dismissed early on Tuesdays at 1.20pm.

Our administration offices are open Sundays to Thursdays, 8am to 4pm. The same days and timings apply for any school holidays.
Please click here to download the Academic Calendar for 2017/18.

TERM DATES FOR ACADEMIC YEAR 2017/18
Term 1 
 New student orientations  5-7 September 2017
 First Day for All Students  10 September 2017
 Islamic New Year  21 September 2017*
 PD Day (school closed)  22 October 2017
 Taaleem Annual University Fair  23 October 2017
 Mid-term Break for Students  29 October – 2 November 2017
 Grades 4 and 5 Dibba Residential Trip  1-2 November 2017
 Three way conference (Parent-Student-Teacher)  21 November 2017
 AAM National Day School Celebration  28 November, 2017
 Commemoration day/Prophet Birthday  30 November 2017*
 National Day  3 December 2017*
 Last Day of Term 1  14 December 2017
 Winter Break  17 December 2017 – 4 January 2018
Term 2 
 First day of Term 2 /Classes resume  7 January 2018
 Internal Mid-term exams -High school  14-25 January 2018
 End of Semester 1  25 January 2018
 AAM School Sports Week  4-8 February 2018
 Semester 1 reports sent home  7 February 2018
 Mid-term break for students  11-15 February 2018
 AAM Week Without Walls  25 February- 1 March 2018
 AAM Carnival Day  20 March 2018
 Grades 6,7 and 8 Mussandam trip  20-22 March 2018
 Last Day of Term 2  22 March 2018
 Spring Break  25 March 2018 – 5 April 2018
Term 3 
 First day of Term 3 /Classes resume  8 April 2018
 Israa and Miraj  22 April 2018*
 AAM Student Led Conference  24 April 2018
 AAM International Week (Tolerance)  29 April-3 May 2018
 PD Day (school closed)  13 May 2018
 Start of Ramadan  16 May 2018*
 Internal Final Exams-Seniors  27 May-7 June 2018
 Internal Final Exams High school  6-13 June 2018
 Eid Al Fitr  14 -18 June 2018*
 Graduation Day  21 June 2018
 Semester 2 report sent home  26 June 2018
 End of Academic Year for teachers and students  5 July 2018

 

The KHDA approved Academic Calendar for 2017/18 can be downloaded here.

Please note that Islamic Public Holidays are based on lunar observations may vary by one or two days.