Arabic Year at King's Academy

Arabic Year at King’s Academy (AY) offers high school students one year of intensive Arabic language study, Middle Eastern cultural immersion and experiential learning.

The program is designed for students in grades 10 through 12 who want to learn Arabic and explore the history, politics and culture of a vital part of the world.

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Visitors arriving by air will fly into Queen Alia International Airport, located 35 kilometers south of Amman. From the airport, take the airport road north, heading towards Madaba (visitors coming to campus from Amman should take the airport road going south, heading towards Madaba). Follow the road until you see the sign for Madaba. Take the Madaba exit and follow the road to Madaba for approximately 11 kilometers. The King’s Academy sign can then be seen on the right side of the road, indicating the right-hand turn to the school, which leads directly to the Academy’s entrance gate.

From the airport, driving time to King’s Academy is 20 minutes; from Amman, 30 minutes.