Three Schools for the Abu Dhabi Future School Program for Abu Dhabi General Services


Abu Dhabi General Services PJSC (Musanada)


Dewan Architects and Engineers


Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Built-Up Area

15,000 square meters

Completion Date

September 2011

Scope of Work


Sustainability Rating

Estidama 3 Pearls (equivalent to LEED Gold)

The project comprises of three (3) Kindergarten Schools of similar designs in the following areas in Abu Dhabi:

  • Abu Dhabi Island Kindergarten
  • Al Shawamekh Kindergarten
  • Al Rahba Kindergarten

All Kindergartens are only ground floor and accommodate approximately 360 students within 18 classrooms. The kindergarten are supported by offices, library, special education, physical education, break-out spaces, and a small cafeteria. In addition, there is a nursery space, as well as outdoor learning spaces, parking, drop-offs and other external areas.

The GFA of each these kindergartens is approximately 5,000 square meters and each was handed over within a fast-track period of 8 months, prior to the start of the new academic year.

The buildings have achieved Three (3) Pearls Estidama Ratings and will also include CCTV security systems, PA/Music systems and the BMS system in addition to other MEP service requirements such as the fire alarm and firefighting equipment as prescribed by the prevailing government codes.