What is the name of your child's school? (Please report on one school per survey.)
American Creativity Academy
In what town or city is this school located?
How would you describe this school? (i.e. American, British, International, Local, etc.)
American Creativity Academy integrated the American and Islamic Curriculum .
What grade levels are represented at this school?
Kg. through Grade 12 are represented.
How do most children get to school everyday? (bus, train, walk, etc.)
A majority of our children are driven to school by parents or the hired driver. We do have a number of students who use the school bus; we have a small percentage who are escorted to school by their parents.
How would you describe the facilities at this school? What extra-curricular activities are available?
American Creativity Academy is proudly bursting at the seams, particularly on the Girls' campus. Our school is well served by two computer labs in a classroom setting on both campuses. Computer/ student ratio is 1:1. Our students are also invited to use the computer labs in all of our libraries, as well.
We are particularly proud of our Middle-High School library on the Girls' Campus. Our students have a number of periodicals and we also subscribe to the EPSCO data base. Our libraries have been equiped with dedicated librarians and excellent teacher resources since its inception in 1997.
What has this school done to help your child transition from the curriculum in your home
country into the curriculum in your new country? Are there programs to prepare your child for repatriation?
American Creativity Academy (ACA) is an accredited institution. Since inception, we have been moving toward the goal of accredidation. Repatriation would not be a problem.
How would you describe the social activities available for parents through this school? Are there parent-teacher organizations?
We have guest speakers and recreational outings planned by our Parent-Teacher organization.
What advice would you give to someone considering enrolling their child in this school?
I feel parents can trust ACA with the education of their children. Values of dedication radiate from our teachers, and parents will be informed of their child's academic and social progress on a regular basis. We not only issue quarterly reports, but mid-term reports are issued as well for all students. Student progress is retained using a computerized network.