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3 Program: 1,250 Total Student Population

ADEC Future School Program - Phase 3

Abu Dhabi & Al Ain, UAE

7 Model Schools for Abu Dhabi Educational Council. Grades KG, and Grades 1-5.

After the successful submission of designs for 3 of the 18 schools in Phase 1 Program, KEO won the Phase 2 Design Competition. This led to the award for 7 of the 15 schools in Phase for ADEC.

KEO’s task is to help ADEC accomplish its vision of a new generation of world class school facilities in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. This included retrofitting 2 prototype schools for mixed gender use, with complete separation between the sexes into seven sites across Abu Dhabi and Al Ain.

The schools located in Abu Dhabi included: (Al Shamka, and Bani Yas) and Al Ain (Al Yahar Rifaa, Al Yahar Aliyah, Al Foaa, Zakher, Al Bateen). The model schools will incorporate a program for Cycle 1 curricula (Grades 1-5) having a total of 1,250 students.

In addition, two sites are located in Al Ain:
(Al Yahar Aliyah and Al Bateen) which have integrated Kindergartens of 240 students. They also comply to ADEC school and space program published standards.


End User:
Abu Dhabi Educational Council (ADEC) Abu Dhabi, UAE

Estimated Cost:
$ 30 Million (Each school)


Services Provided:
Architectural Design
Structural Engineering
MEP Engineering
Interior Design
Landscape Architecture
Site Infrastructure
Sustainability Services
Green Building Ratings -Estidama, LEED Construction Management
Construction Supervision
Cost Consultancy

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