Universal American School (UAS) is a UNESCO Associated School located in the northwest corner of Hawally, a suburb of Kuwait City. It occupies one square city block with 5,000 square meters (54,000 square feet) of floor area. The US$ 14 million school campus has eight floors with 127 classrooms.
Facilities include one large swimming pool and two training pools, three music rooms, a 400-seat auditorium, large gymnasium, and smaller sports room. The campus also has a Kindergarten playroom, art rooms, four science labs, library, health canteen, and multipurpose room. Our health clinic has high-quality standards with an on-site doctor and nurses.
The school has a well-prepared technology program with wireless internet access throughout the entire school, computer labs, a computer in each classroom, smart mimio boards, digital projectors, document cameras, and a Bring Your Own Device program for Grades 4-12 students. Seesaw for Schools and Zoom for Education are activated for students and teachers during e-learning. We also use an advanced PlusPortals system allowing enhanced communication with parents.
The campus has a large library with over 25,000 volumes of books and periodicals plus subscription services to a wide variety of magazines, journals, and electronic media through the EBSCO system. There are thirty library computers with access to high-speed internet and printer services.
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