Global Academy International became accredited by AdvancED in 2012 with its effect starting the month before it. AdvancED is an internationally renowned authority in the field of accrediting international schools.It accredits over —- international schools worldwide.
GAI obtained its candidacy from AdvancEd in —-
–. This signifies that education related practices and management were identified as meeting the basic standards necessary for applying to be accredited.
From the moment GAI’s candidacy was approved, GAI staff members set out a journey of self-discovery through the self-study GAI was required to do as a prerequisite for the accreditation. The purpose of the self study was to capture a candid and elaborate picture of all education related processes at Global Academy International. And so a historical writing of the school’s beginning and growth began and resulted in a thorough delineation of the school’s mission, vision, objectives, approaches, strategies, and practices.
The visiting team that consisted of five members arrived at school in March 2012. They collected data and evidence from all around the school to compare with the material mentioned in our school’s self study and to prove its reliability. In addition, the visiting team held interviews with various stakeholders to assure the authenticity of GAI self-study report and to have a first-hand experience with the overall atmosphere around campus.
At the conclusion of their visit, the visiting team presented a preliminary report to the school’s administration and instructional faculty members.
GAI became officially full accredited from AdvancED on June 30, 2012 until June 30,2017.