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Uniforms

Students attending the Modern American are required to wear a uniform daily. The school uniform requirements are as follows:

  • Grades KG-8: Black Shoes with Gray Pants 
  • Grades 9-12: Black or Brown Shoes wth Khaki Pants
  • White Shirt with Collar & Tie
  • Black Jacket

Note: PE uniforms consist of shorts/sweatpants and a red MAS tee-shirt. Uniform materials can be purchased from the school bookstore, which is open daily.

 

Books

In addition to the uniform items, books and stationery for all grade levels are also available in the school bookstore.

 

Bus Schedules

Transportation to and from school is offered for all MAS students.

  • The school buses for students in Grades 1-12 begin their rounds at 6:45 a.m.
  • The buses for KG begin their rounds at 7:45 a.m.

 

Saturday Activities

Kindergarten

Saturday activities for the KG students begin on Sunday 28/9/2014 and end on Thursday 27/11/2014. The schedule is as follows:

Activity Day Time Cost
Fun Dancing Sunday 1:55 – 2:40 pm 65 JD
Basketball  Sunday 1:55 – 2:40 pm 65 JD
Taekwondo Wednesday 1:55 – 2:40 pm 75 JD
Gymnastics Thursday 1:55 – 2:40 pm 65 JD
Football Thursday 1:55 – 2:40 pm 65 JD
Fitness & Small Games Thursday 1:55 – 2:40 pm 85 JD  
Ballet Monday 1:55 – 2:40 pm 100 JD
Piano   During School 120 JD

 

Elementary School, Middle School, and High School

Activities are classified as either general activities, sports activities inside school, or sports activities outside of school. All activities will take place each Saturday from 10:30 a.m. till 1:00 p.m. The bus rounds start at 9:30 a.m. and will return students home at 1:00 p.m. The activity schedule is as follows:

General Activities

Activity Capacity Grade Location Cost
Read It, Watch It 15 1 - 4 Elementary Library Free
Read It, Watch It 15 5 - 8 Elementary Library Free
Internet Computer 15 1 - 4 Computer Lab Free
Internet Computer 20 5 - 12 Computer Lab Free

Internal Sports Activities

Activity Capacity Grade Location Cost
Football 20 1 - 4 School playgrounds 35 JD
Football 20 5 - 8 School playgrounds 35 JD
Football 20 9 - 12 School playgrounds 35 JD
Basketball 20 1 - 4 School playgrounds 35 JD
Basketball 20 5 - 10 School playgrounds 35 JD
Gymnastics 15 1 - 4 Gym 75 JD
Volleyball 20 4 - 12 School playgrounds 35 JD
Table Tennis 10 3 - 12 Gym 35 JD
Badminton 15 3 - 12 Gym 35 JD
Chess 15 4 - 12 Junior Classes 70 JD

 

External Sports Activities

Activity Capacity Grade Location Cost
Dancing HipHop-Zumba Tomic 15 5 - 12 Tempo 100 JD
Ballet 15 1 - 4 Tempo 100 JD
Taekwondo 20 1 - 8 Family Taekwondo Center 80 JD
Swimming 15 1 - 12 Everest 115 JD
Bowling 15 4 - 12 Mecca Mall 85 JD
Circuit Training 15 3 - 12 **Circuit as appropriate 90 JD
Horseback Riding 15 1 - 12 Al Asaiel Horse Club 100 JD
Squash 15 12 - 3 Sports City 80 JD
Tennis 15 2 - 12 Aramex - Sport club 80 JD
She Can: Artwork & Design 15 1 - 12 She Can 90 JD
Adventure & Army Practice 18 3 - 12 Jordan Adventure Camp 120 JD
Cycling 15 3 - 8 Jordan Adventure Camp 115 JD

 

Travel Abroad

The Modern American School views world travel as a critical part of the student experience. Our trips abroad serve to strengthen the foreign language comprehension and expand the world knowledge of our students. Students have the opportunity to travel to Greece, Cyprus, France, Switzerland, Turkey, and the United States.

 

iPad/Laptop Policy

Students in the KG, Elementary, and Middle school must have iPads for use during lessons. High school students must have laptops. Only authorized academic applications/programs are permitted to be installed.

 

Daily Schedule

The daily schedule is shown below.

Elementary School (1 - 4)
1st Period 2nd Period First Break 3rd Period 4th Period  Second Break 5th Period 6th Period 7th Period  
8:00-
8:45
8:50-
9:35
9:35-
10:00
10:00-
10:45
10:50-
11:25
11:25-
12:15
12:15-
1:00
1:05-
1:55
2:00-
2:45
 
Middle and Senior School (5 - 12)
1st Period 2nd Period 3rd Period First Break 4th Period 5th Period Second Break 6th Period 7th Period 8th Period
8:00-
8:45
8:50-
9:35
9:40-
10:25
10:25-
11:10
11:10-
11:55
12:00-
12:45
12:45-
1:05
1:05-
1:55
2:00-
2:45
2:50-
3:35