Qatar Academy was founded in 1996 in the Education City, under the umbrella of the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science, and Community Development. The academy provides students, from kindergarten to twelfth grade, with a comprehensive educational and developmental program that optimally meets their academic, cognitive, physical, social, and cultural needs. The academy aims to cultivate critical thinking skills, a love for learning, and a sense of responsibility in its students, helping them gain admission to prestigious universities and institutes. Furthermore, the academy is committed to keeping up with the latest academic and educational standards and practices, not only regionally but also globally. It employs the most advanced and evolving educational methods and technologies available.