Dover American International School has opened on academic year 2010/2011.
In partnership with the school community, our mission is to provide eligible students, primarily from the Middle East and living in the Greater Cairo area, with a challenging American and International college preparatory education. Our caring, professional faculty strives to empower our students to become critical, independent thinkers with the skills to be dynamic participants in an ever-changing global society.
Fully accredited by AdvancED, DAIS's American diploma is recognized by the Egyptian Ministry of Education as equivalent to the Egyptian General Secondary Certificate.
At DAIS Egypt, we offer a comprehensive Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 12 American curriculum, taught in English by certified and highly qualified North American, Canadian and Egyptian teachers, leading to the American High School Diploma.
Our American curriculum follows United States national standards and is designed to prepare students for entry into highly competitive colleges.
Our Elementary School has eight levels of classes from Pre-Kindergarten through to Grade 5. The core curriculum, namely Language Arts, Mathematics, Social Studies and Science, is complimented by specialist classes in Music, Art, Physical Education and Library. Computer, Arabic and Religious Studies classes start from Kindergarten I and Arabic Social Studies in Grade 4.
Our Middle School is comprised of Grades 6 to 8, with individual teachers for all subjects, forming an interdisciplinary team that collaborates in the planning and implementing of curriculum programs. The core subjects, namely Language Arts, Mathematics, Social Studies, Science, Arabic, Social Studies, Religious Studies and Foreign Language Physical Education, Music and Fine Arts.
Our High School is comprised of Grade 9 to 12 and offers a strong and balanced foundation for future college and university success.
DAIS's challenging academic program also provides many opportunities outside of the classroom for students at all levels to participate in extra-curricular activities that include Student Council,
During every step of our students' academic journey we strive to provide the finest American educational instruction while cultivating a passion for learning, a capacity for critical thinking and a sense of civic responsibility. A tradition of educational excellence drives our future.