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.

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

 

* Days of Islamic holidays are subject to moon sighting and may differ from the date given.