Accreditation & Affiliation
To keep the school on the right track and ensure that a reliable and constant improvement process remains in place, the school applied for accreditation to Cognia (Formerly AdvancED) in May, 2010. Al Kamal American International School – Al Azra was awarded “Candidacy Status” in January 2011 and achieved full accreditation in February, 2013 and was renewed last February, 2018 with the Index of Educational Quality or IEQ 293.96 for overall performance.
Last May 14, 2019, the United Arab Emirates National Commission for Education, Culture & Science certified the membership of AKAIS – Al Azra to the UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific & Cultural Organization) Associated Schools Network.
The latest milestone of the school was being a part of Sharjah Child Friendly Project Pilot Phase participated by the 42 schools & 15 nurseries. AKAIS-Al Azra is included in 13 schools recognized as a child friendly school this May, 2021.