Address: Zayed The First St, Abu Dhabi
Telephone: +971 2 501 4777
Gender: Co-educational
Teaching language: English
Curriculum: English National Curriculum
Ages: 3 to 11


Al Muna Academy opened in September 2009 and is located in the heart of the city. The primary school is popular with English-speaking expats and hosts an international community with families from more than 50 countries.


The school follows the English National Curriculum, with additional lessons in Arabic, Islamic Studies and Social Studies to meet the requirements of the UAE Ministry of Education.


For the 2022/2023 school year, Al Muna Academy’s yearly fees are 43,500 AED for Nursery and 45,260 AED for FS2 to Year 6 and are payable per term.

From the principal

"Al Muna Academy is a flourishing international primary school in the heart of Abu Dhabi with approximately 600 pupils. Al Muna Academy is a happy, inspiring and safe place for all our pupils. You will find our staff approachable and ready to listen to any issue surrounding your child’s progress. At Al Muna Academy we encourage and nurture the ‘whole child’ so music, art, drama, sports and outdoor activities will feature fully in your child’s education."

– Mr Wayne Howsen, Principal

Quotes from the parents

"I have only positive things to say about Al Muna Academy. The teaching and quality of the facilities are excellent and most importantly our daughter is very happy there."

Parent, Year 2, Expat Arrivals forum


More information

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