At Al-Mizhar American Academy our traditional yet modern uniforms were designed with the local climate in mind. According to our Uniform Policy, it is compulsory for our students to wear a uniform.

The AAM uniform can be purchased at the ZAKS store in Uptown Mirdiff (location map). Opening hours are Saturday to Thursday, 10am to 8pm, T +971 (0)4 284 7384. Zaks will provide parents with a full price list for all required uniform items. Click here for the online order option.

All uniforms items should be clearly labelled with your child's/ren's name.

Below are the required uniform items.

Pre-KG to KG 2 Boys
Pre-KG to KG 2 Girls
Grade 1 to 3 Girls
Grade 4 to 6 Girls
Grade 7 and 8 Girls
Grade 9 to12 Girls
T-shirt style top (blue and white)
T-shirt style top (blue and white)
Pre K (3 by August 31)
White blouse with inner collar trimming (blue and white) with logo
White blouse with purple accent inside collar
White blouse with purple accent inside collar
Gray Bermuda shorts (elasticated)
Gray skort (elasticated)
Gray skort (elasticated)
Gray skirt
Gray skirt
Gray skirt
Gray trouser
Gray trouser with belt loops
Gray trouser with belt loops
Purple V-neck sweater or purple blazer with logo
Purple V-neck sweater or purple blazer with logo
Physical Education (P.E.) Uniform
Accessories (general, no school logo)
White polo t-shirt (long or short sleeve) with logo (only to be worn during P.E.)

Hair band
Hair scrunches
P.E. Swim Bag

Back Pack
Purple Bermuda shirts
Gray and purple Eagle T-Shirt (optional)
Swim cap of any color with logo
Gray track trousers
Eagles Pants (optional)
Navy one-piece swim suit
Eagles Shorts (optional)

PE Uniform – Elementary
All PE uniform should be purchased from Zaks.
-    White AAM polo shirt
-    Black shorts or tracksuit bottoms (no leggings permitted)
Students should wear sports trainers (Velcro if students are not able to tie their laces).
Please note that the grey/ purple Eagle’s kit is no longer part of the AAM PE uniform.
Students that have represented the school in sports teams are permitted to wear their purple team wear as their PE kit.

PE Uniform – Secondary
-    White AAM polo shirt (purchased from Zaks)
-    Black shorts or tracksuit bottoms (purchased from Zaks)
Or appropriate sports leggings
Students should wear sports trainers rather than casual shoes (eg, Daps, Toms, Converse).

Swimming Uniform – Whole School
-    Full costume preferably black
-    Swimming cap
-    Large towel
-    Swimming bag
-    Flip-flops/crocs/sandals
-    Goggles (not essential but recommended)

As of Academic year 2017/18 AAM swimwear will be compulsory for all Elementary students. These may be purchased online directly with Samurai from August 2017.

School Uniform Policy

Students are expected to be in proper school uniform at all times. Footwear should be black, flat shoe, either a loafer or an oxford in style. Sneakers are not permitted except during P.E. class. Socks or tights must be black or white. Any jewelry worn must be discreet: one small pair of stud earrings, one watch, one ring, and one small necklace. Avoid wearing expensive jewelry to school. Girls who cover with a head scarf must wear a plain black or white scarf with no decoration. All students may wear purple AAM hooded sweat shirts.

Girls are not to wear a lot of make-up. Clear lip gloss and clear nail polish is acceptable as well as discreet use of eyeliner.

If you have any questions regarding the uniform items, please feel free to contact our Admissions Team, T +971 (0)4 288 7250, ext 227.