Accreditation from AdvancED was achieved in 2012. Al Maaref has grown since that time to have a new building with a total of 1550 students. The strategic locations was carefully selected to serve all interested students in Dubai and Sharjah. Al Maaref graduates are eligible for admission into all universities, whether American, European or Arabic.
Accreditation is the affirmation that a school provides quality education. It is also a means of showing confidence in the institutions performance.
Accreditation by AdvancED indicates that a school meets or exceeds established criteria within the profession for the assessment of institutional quality through a periodic process of self-study and peer review. An accredited school has the resources to achieve its stated purposes and provides evidence that its students are benefiting from the curricular and co-curricular program offered at the school. This means that AdvancED accreditation attests to substantial compliance with established qualitative standards, integrity in statements to the public describing the institutions program, institutional commitment to improvement, and sufficiency of institutional resources. AdvancED Accreditation means meeting high level, challenging standards, which are designed specifically by and for American / International Schools.