A Learning Legacy

DIA's committment to providing high quality education and thought leadership is demonstrated through it's growth and history.

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DIA’s Story

Founded in 2003, DIA was established to offer an international education to local and expatriate residents. Starting with just four students a small teaching team, DIA has gone from strength to strength. Over the past twenty years, DIA has secured various internationally recognized accreditations from the International Baccalaureate, Council of International Schools, and the Middle States Association. Year on year DIA's evolution and accomplishments continue to flourish.

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August 15, 2003

Where It All Began: DIA’s Inception

Committed to delivering high quality teaching and learning, DIA's journey began in 2003.


March 16, 2009

Celebrating Excellence

DIA offers three IB Programmes - accreditation for the Middle Years Program (Grades 6 – 10) was granted in 2009,  Primary Years Programme (KG-Grade 5) was granted in 2014, Diploma Programme (Grades 11 - 12) was granted in 2017. DIA is also accredited by the Council of International Schools and the Middle States Association since 2021.

Graduated Students

June 8, 2018

Graduating the First Cohort with Flying Colours

In a celebratory graduation ceremony, the pioneering class of 2019 marked the first graduating cohort of DIA.

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August 14, 2023

20 Years of School. Home. Community

Marking it's 20th year this academic year, DIA celebrates the fabric of who they are and the achievements over the past two decades.