Under the “Sustainable School Initiative – Lead School Award (SILVER CATEGORY)”, we have been awarded with a cash prize of AED 30,000 by the ENVIORNMENT AGENCY, ABU DHABI for the second consecutive year.


Sanju George Oommen and Vysakh Jayagopal, both of them from Grade 12 have set a Guiness World Record in Video game racing. “The fastest lap of Laguna Seca by a team of 2 in Gran TUrismo 5”. This feat was achieved at Virgin Megastore, Yas Mall. The record involves a team of 2 members sharing two controls.

Sanju had the accelerator and brakes while Vysakh had the steering controls. They beat the previous record of 1min 38 seconds by the renowned UK You Tubers Callux and KSI by 10.51 seconds.

Their current record is 1min 28.51seconds.

They will have their names enrolled in the next edition of the Guiness World book to be published in 2017.


A grand function was organized on 29th April 2016, at Operatives Village, Yas Island under the Patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development. To honor laborers on the occasion of all International Laborers Day. The laborers were honored with certificates and gifts. Questions pertaining to the U.A.E and its culture were posed to the members of the labor camp and the winners were awarded.

His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan inaugurated the Mural “All together in the Emirates of Zayed” presented by ADIS to the labourers. We are grateful to our former Chairman Mr. Mohan Jashanmal for being instrumental in involving ADIS in this social venture. Dr. B.R. Shetty Chairman, BOG received the certificate for ADIS from His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan.

The program presented by ADIS was prepared and staged under the able guidance of Mrs. Mary Mathew, the Headmistress and Ms. May Hamdi, the Arabic supervisor, ADIS. Mrs. Mary Mathew also anchored the entire program and was a pillar of support for students and teachers alike in the successful presentation of the show. The ADIS troupe presented colorful items like traditional cup song reflecting the culture of the U.A.E; dance from the middle boys, group song by senior boys as well as the U.A.E national anthem by Junior boys. The celebration was indeed a spectacular success.


In the Rangoli Gulf  Season 5,  78 schools across UAE participated in the event. Abu Dhabi Indian School secured the over all First position among the 12 Finalist schools and also declared as the Winner of the Rangoli Gulf Season 5.

ADIS also won the prize for the Best Music Team.

Abhijit Anil Kumar was the best male singer and Aditya Mani was the Master Star of Rangoli.

The Prizes were announced and distributed on the Grand Finale function held at the Gems Modern Academy, Dubai on Friday, 13 May 2016 by the legendary music composer and singer of Bollywood Shri. Bappi Lahari.

Our children brought laurels to the school by participating and winning in various competitions such as Abu Dhabi Leadership Speech competition, Inter-Shool Quiz Competitions conducted by various schools.



In Open Athletic Meet 2016 was held on 18-11-2016 at ISC Abu Dhabi, our school won Individual championship in all categories and also overall championship trophy.


The article which has come in Khaleej Times Arabic paper dated 2nd Dec 2016:  Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan Minister of culture and Knowledge development attending 45th UAE National Day celebration at Abu Dhabi Indian School, Muroor.