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GEMS Sports Academy in Dubai

GEMS Sports Academy information
Item Details
School name GEMS Sports Academy
Type of institute private secondary school
Curriculum or Student Nationality US
Qualifications or Courses US HS Diploma
Head of school Mr James Tucker (Principal)
Executive body or owner GEMS Education
Date founded September 2014
Number of students (approx)
Number of staff (approx)
School area, location map Dubai Sports City
Postal address Dubai, UAE
Telephone closed 2017
School fees structure 85,000 dhs per year (2016-2017)
Teacher salary range 14,000 dhs per month (estimate only)
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School heads
2016: Mr James Tucker (Principal and Director).

September 2017: GEMS Dubai Sports Academy closed. In April 2017?

September 2016, new location at Bradenton Prep Academy (BPA) in Dubai Sports City
Contact tel +971-4-8183600, mobile +971-56-1785476. Email

GEMS Sports Academy (GSA) is a secondary school for students wanting to combine academic education and sports training. For Grades 6 or 7 to Grade 12 students. Curriculum followed is the USA K-12 High School College Diploma for student athletes. GSA still follows the IB CC curriculum?

24 March 2016
Location Dubai Silicon Oasis. Head of school or Sports Director is James Tucker. Senior school (Years 10-13 only) offering IB related curriculum for athlete-students. Established, or start date, September 2014 at GEMS Wellington Academy campus. Same fee structure as GWA seen. Or program fees AED 70,000? Website (not - typo in some reports). Year 12 only for 2014-2015, Years 10-11 added in 2015-2016, and presumably Year 12 from 2014-2015 go to Year 13, and new intake of Year 12 in 2015-2016.

September 2014
GSA opened at the GEMS Wellington Academy (GWA) campus in Dubai Silicon Oasis.
Curriculum offered or under consideration is the International Baccalaureate Career Certificate (IBCC).

Last update 12 January 2017
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