Welcome to
Qatar Academy Al Wakra

About QAW

Qatar Academy Al Wakra (QAW) is a bilingual, international school serving the community of Al Wakra and surrounding areas. Founded in 2011, the mission of QAW is to provide the highest possible standards of education, which enables every student to achieve excellence and develop as an independent critical thinker, a lifelong learner, and a responsible citizen. The school will expand one grade level annually to reach Grade 12 by the 2021-2022 school year. The campus is located about 20 miles south of Doha in the seaside city of Al Wakra. The facility sits on a state of the art, purpose built campus with beautiful outdoor sports facilities, indoor recreation and gym facilities, indoor junior and senior swimming pools, 450 seat theater, music and art studios, fully equipped science, technology, engineering, art, mechanics and food technology labs with Promethean interactive Boards, iPads and Chromebooks are available for checkout. The school is fully accredited with the Council of International Schools (CIS) and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). QAW is a candidate school for International Baccalaureate and implementing both the Middle Years and Primary Years Programs with plans to adopt the IB Diploma Program in grades 11 and 12. The administrators and development of the school is overseen by a board of governors and the office of Pre-University Education (PUE) in Qatar Foundation (QF).

QAW is part of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science, and Community Development (QF). QF is a private, non-profit organization that is supporting Qatar on its journey from a carbon economy to a knowledge based economy by unlocking human potential, providing home-grown solutions for the benefit of not only Qatar, but the world. Founded in 1995 by His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani, The Father Amir. Qatar Foundation is chaired by Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser.

School Calendar

Go to Top

General News

More News


Sheikha Moza Visit QAW

February 01 2018

Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser met with students as she toured Qatar Academy Al Wakra on Wednesday January 31st , 2018. Her Highness we greeted by Ms. Buthaina Ali Al Nuaimi, PUE President; Ms. Noof Ahmed Al-Thani, Executive Director of Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships; Ms. Bedriyah Itani, QAW Director; and Ms. Maryam Al Hajri, QAW Principal. Qatar Academy Al Wakra was founded in 2011 and is one of five branches of QA that work to provide high quality education and produce lifelong learners.

Read More

Admissions ad 22Oct2017__Al Raya v2.jpg

Admissions open 2018/2019

October 22 2017

أكاديمية قطر الوكرة تفتح باب القبول للعام الدراسي 2018-2019 بدءاً من 22 أكتوبر 2017 من مرحلة الحضانة وحتى الصف التاسع. لمزيد من المعلومات يرجى زيارة موقع التسجيل.
Qatar Academy Al-Wakra open Admission for the academic year 2018-2019 starting 22nd October 2017, from Pre3 to Grade 9. For more information please visit the school registration website.

Read More

Terms of Use
bottomLogo.png bottomLogo.png