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QPPSSA’s 2018-2019

Qatar Academy (QA) is part of the Qatar Private Primary Schools Sports Association (QPPSSA), which consists of 30 schools in Qatar. QPPSSA is dedicated to designing, implementing and promoting quality sports events and activities through an inter-school program to its member schools and student participants.


The goals of QPPSSA are as follows:

To promote and encourage fair play in all activities.
To provide a quality sports program for all participating students.
To encourage pupils to perform to the best of their ability.
To uphold the ethos of QPPSSA and participating schools.
To offer a fair opportunity for all students to participate.
QA is fortunate to have passionate teachers who also coach the sports teams.

Try-outs are held to determine who will be on the teams. Parents and students are notified about team try-outs via Class Dojo.
This year Qatar Academy will have the following teams:


Semester 1

Girls Football (Grade 4&5)
Girls Football (Grade 2&3)
Boys Football (Grade 4&5)
Boys Football (Grade 2&3)
Athletics/Track and Field (Grade 2-5)
Boys Basketball (Grade 4&5)

Semester 2

Girls Basketball (Grade 2&3)

Girls Basketball (Grade 4&5)
Boys Basketball (Grade 2&3)

Boys Basketball (Grade 4&5)
Boys Football (Grade 4&5)
Boys Football (Grade 2&3)

Athletics/Track and Field (Grade 2-5)

After School Activities 2018-2019

Qatar Academy’s unique After School Activities (ASA) program takes place for an hour after class four afternoons a week for our KG to Grade 5 students. Two rounds are offered during the year and are led by Primary School staff and outside providers.

Round 1: October 7 – December 13
Round 2: February 17 – May 2

Students have a chance to choose from a wide-array of arts, sports and academic offerings. ASA’s are open to all students regardless of ability. Students and parents can access the sign-up form via Class Dojo. Students will register for Round 1 activities between September 16 to September 20 and Round 2 activities between January 27 to January 31.

Some examples of the ASA’s that may be offered include: 

  • Painting
  • Coding
  • Cooking
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Gardening
  • Chess
  • Gymnastics
  • Robotics
  • Fun Fitness