Sharjah American International School offers a unique method of education that integrates Western teaching methods, based on a curriculum similar to the one in the United States of America, and a great respect for the traditional Islamic values. They provide all levels of education from primary, elementary and middle school to high school, implementing an inclusive learning environment that implies using various methods adapted to the needs of children with different ability levels. A stimulating learning environment is offered to all of their students, who have access to many varied facilities, such as swimming pools, indoor and outdoor sports facilities, a playing area for the younger learners, computer labs, a library, science laboratories, a store that provides all the books and stationery needed, cafeterias, prayer rooms, as well as bus transportation to and from Dubai, Sharjah and Ajman. Apart from the strong academic program for all levels of education, students are encouraged to take part in many extra-curricular activities as part of the Drama Club, Arts and Crafts Club or the Sports Club.
The school has a non-discriminatory admission policy, accepting children of any nationality, ethnicity or religion, the only requirement in order to be accepted as a student at this prestigious multicultural institution being the passing of an entrance test focusing on Mathematics and English. Support can also be provided by a coordinator in the case of children coming from different countries and learning English as a second language or in the case of learners with special educational needs.