Doha Academy Academy, Salwa Branch,is a primary school for boys and girls, which offers an international style educational experience. The school was established in September 2000 asan international school with an English curriculum combined with progressive Arabic,Islamic Studies, Life Skills and values programs to meet the needs of Qatar and expatriate families in Qatar. Today, it is a school following the British National curriculum and teaches rich Arabic, Sharia and values curricular and extra curricular activities, serving students from KG 1 to year 6. Doha Academy is under the umbrella of the Ministery of Education of Qatar and follows Ministery of Education standards in Arabic, Sharia and Arabic Humanities curricula.
Doha Academy is located in Al Ma‘amoura district of Doha, it moved here in September 2015, on a Villa built site that has been adapted. The campus is comprised of four buildings; Gynasium, 2 Primary buildings and Support building.
The Primary section of the campus are home to the main administrative offices and this is where parents will find the offices of the Head of School and cashier. The school is comprised-of three sections; KG, lower primary and Upper primary and a shared facilities section. KG and year 1 are situated separate from the main building and this building has 8 classrooms. Year 2 to Year 6 are situated in the main building, this section has 11 classrooms, one staffroom and an area for gathering for the morning line up and assemblies. The shared facilities consist of an ICT suite, one science lab, Art room, library, large gymnasium and cafeteria. Outside students have a large play areas and an artificial football pitch.
The Academy strives to provide an education to enable every young person to fulfill their potential. Students within the Academy are recognised, valued and encouraged to develop their individual skills and attributes to prepare them for later life.
The Academy has a strong tradition of incorporating academic and pastoral care set within an Islamic environment. We believe that the students should be supported in their holistic development and in conjunction through our guidance and care exemplify the teachings of Islam.
We have a talented, passionate and committed staff team of professionals who meet the needs of our students by preparing and delivering a stimulating and challenging curriculum. We also encourage and expect our students to enhance their independent learning, leadership and decision making skills both in academic lesson, extra-curricular activities and the wider life of the Academy.Parents who choose to send their children to the Academy are reassured in the knowledge that the mission, vision and objectives have established a well ordered, safe, calm and respectful environment. We believe that every pupil who joins the Academy has the opportunity to succeed and that the staff, parents and students working collaboratively and positively together are the key to success. We invite you to meet the staffing team to understand the unique experiences that would be available to your child upon joining the Academy.