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Sandford International School

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CurriculumsIB and British
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
Yearly fees (G7): 591,849 Birr

Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average 20 students / class
Maximum
Extracurricular activities
School bus
Yearly fees: 591,849 Birr
Address: Shewareged Gedle St, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Number of students

700

Number of nationalities represented in the school

50

Most common nationality

Ethiopian

Ratio of local students to international students

60% local : 40% international

Average number of students per class

20

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Yes

Native English speaking teachers

Currently about 73% of the teaching staff of the school are expatriates.

Language support for students not fluent in English

English as a Second Language

Additional language classes offered by the school

Amharic ( the Ethiopian national language ) is taught to all Ethiopian students, and French is taught to international students from Year 3 upwards.

Use of technology in the classroom

There is a whole school computer network, with high-speed connectivity. Students and staff have access to Internet connectivity.
There has been, and continues to be, significant investment into the up-grading of equipment through-out the School. There is a generous supply of TV-videos, Computers for Staff and Students, over-head projectors, LCD projector etc..

Waiting list

Depends on the grade level.

Entry evaluation for students

Admission test

External examinations or assessments available

IB Diploma, IGCSE

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

Learning Support

School provided lunches

Yes

Sports facilities at the school

Gymnasium, football pitch, facilities for athletics.

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

The Sandford International School is a co-educational, non-boarding, nursery to pre University institution. To meet the international standards of its programme, the School employs a highly qualified professional staff. It is committed to providing a standard of education that is accepted within Ethiopia and by the international community.

Teaching approach of the school

Sandford International School educates students to become effective world citizens who will excel in critical inquiry, creative thinking, clear communication and commitment to others.

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