Dhahran High School (DHS) formerly Dhahran Academy, was organized in 1999. DHS is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and offers an American-based curriculum that is tailored to meet the needs of international students in grades 9 through 12.
Dhahran High School is located in Dhahran adjacent to the American Consulate for the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia. This site is in close proximity to the commercial and government centers of Al-Khobar and Dammam, the Royal Saudi Air Base, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, and Saudi Aramco Oil Company.
The core academic program includes college preparatory math, science, social studies, language arts, and physical education. Nine advanced placement courses are available. A wide range of elective courses are offered including drama, media arts, instrumental music, general music, art, photography, computer programming and literacy, and psychology. Students also have the opportunity to study French, Spanish, and Arabic languages.
DHS provides extensive opportunities in the Co-Curricular Program. Activities such as Model United Nations, Honor band and choir, drama, Habitat for Humanity, soccer, basketball, volleyball, and various clubs revolving around different student interests.
Dhahran High School - American Division
|Geographic Area:||Arabian Gulf near Al-Khobar|
|Principal:||Mr. Aaron Kombol|
|Number of classroom teachers:||53|
|Levels of education:||Grades 9 - 12|
17 - 25 Jul - Eid Al Fitr
18 Aug - First Day of School for Staff
23 Sep - Saudi National Day
23 Sep - 3 Oct - Eid-Al_Adha
19 Oct - Student Minimum Day
8 Nov - ISG Virtual School
20 Dec - 3 Jan - Winter Break
25 Jan - Student Minimum Day
14 - 15 Feb - School Holiday
27 Mar - 7 Apr - Spring Break
8 May - School Holiday
6 Jun - Ramadan Begins (Tentative)
2016 - 2017 Tuition/Fees
|High School:||70,600 SAR - Tuition (9-12)|
|Other Fees:|| 10,500 SAR - Transportation Fee (Jubail to/from Dhahran)
7,500 SAR - Initial Registration
1,000 SAR - Installment Fee
1,000 SAR - Partial Year Enrollment Fee
750 SAR - Late Payment Fee
500 SAR - Testing Fee
|Accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools|