American School of Dubai
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|The American School of Dubai|
The United Arab Emirates
|Locale||Dubai, United Arab Emirates|
|Number of students||1630|
|Athletics||Volleyball, Basketball, Soccer, Badminton, Track and Field, Cross Country, Swimming, Softball, Baseball, Kayaking, Golf, Wrestling, and Tennis. Other intramural sports also present.|
The Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) rated the school as "Good" for the academic years 2008, 2009, and 2010.
Guest speakers who have visited the school include U.S. Presidents Jimmy Carter and George H. W. Bush, astronaut Buzz Aldrin, North Carolina Senator and 2004 Democratic Nominee for Vice-President John Edwards, anthropologist Jane Goodall, singer Pearl Bailey in 1979, the Harlem Globetrotters, businessman and television personality Donald Trump, and former New York Yankees manager Joe Torre.
- Erick Erickson, American Republican TV contributor
- Jonathan Barney, recipient of the 2016 US Presidential Scholar Award
- Faiz Haider, Top 5 in UAE for Quiz Up Category: Jellyfish Hybrids