Quick summary of key school information
|Language of instruction||English|
|Native English teachers|
|Extra languages (other than English)|
|Class sizes||Average||25 students / class|
Important notes about this school
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|Number of students||
|Average number of students per class||
|Additional language classes offered by the school||
|Entry evaluation for students||
|Brief description of entry evaluation required||
Assessment tests are designed to identify the student candidate's skills and abilities in Language and Math. There is an oral interview to check the student's oral communication skills, followed by a reading test for comprehension, and a math test. For Kindergarten candidates, CISE assesses their basic and fine motor skills by checking how they hold a pen/pencil, their knowledge of phonics, letter and word recognition, knowing and saying names and numbers.
|External examinations or assessments available||
Ontario Secondary School Diploma
|Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs||
No, CISE does not service special needs students. However, it has learning support teachers that work with students who require extra assistance with their academics or behavioral needs. Teachers are trained to differentiate instruction to accommodate student needs.
|Extracurricular activities or clubs offered||
CISE provides a wide variety of after school activities, from physically active games such as basketball, soccer and Tennis to creatively challenging activities like Art club, Music club and drama club.
|School provided lunches||
|Sports facilities at the school||
CISE offers a fully functional gymnasium that houses indoor sports. In addition, the school offers two full soccer fields that are the centre stage for spirited matches during soccer tournaments and class activities. CISE provides students with fully functional outdoor volleyball, basketball, swimming pool, squash courts, table tennis and tennis courts. The school also offers a growing weight room containing free weights, strength bands, bench press and multipurpose gym equipment for students looking to improve their fitness levels in class.
|Sports teams or sport competitions available for students||
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school||
The Canadian International School of Egypt is home to students from Junior Kindergarten to grade 12. Graduation from CISE provides its students with the Canadian “Ontario Secondary School Diploma,” as the school is registered with the Ontario Ministry of Education in Canada. The education curriculum is delivered identically as if the school were in Toronto or in Canada’s capital, Ottawa.
|Teaching approach of the school||
CISE is dedicated to working in partnership with parents and students to provide a world-class teaching and learning environment to develop students as inquiring, knowledgeable, creative and caring citizens of a global society.