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Grab a refreshing bissap tea, pull up a beach mat under the shade of a palm tree, and discover the culture and community of life at Dakar Academy!
For more than 50 years, Dakar Academy has served the educational needs of both expat and local families in Dakar, Senegal. We are a college preparatory, co-educational day and boarding school serving grades Pre-K through 12, situated on a beautiful six-acre campus in the residential Hann Maristes neighborhood of Dakar, Senegal. We provide quality education from a Christian perspective utilizing a U.S.-based curriculum. DA is the only fully accredited residential school program in Africa, and our campus living program accepts students in grade 6 and up.
Instruction is in English with daily French classes for all levels, including elementary.
So take a look around — there's something for everyone at Dakar Academy.
Surfing. Music. Art. Horse carts, taxis, and a spicy dish of thieboudienne. Dakar is an eclectic mix of east-meets-west, a cultural melting pot and the westernmost point of the African continent. See what life in Dakar has in store for you.