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|Language of instruction||English|
|Native English teachers|
|Extra languages (other than English)|
|Class sizes||Average||22 students / class|
|Maximum||24 students / class|
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|Number of students||
|Max. number of students per class||
|Average number of students per class||
20 - 24
|Additional language classes offered by the school||
Depends on the grade level.
|Entry evaluation for students||
|Brief description of entry evaluation required||
Assessments for Early Years or Early Childhood: Your child’s is assessed by members of the EY/EC staff in terms of their stage of development in relation to their chronological age.
|External examinations or assessments available||
IGCSE, A Levels, AP Courses, SAT
|School bus service available||
|Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs||
School Learning Support
|School start time||
|School finish time||
Early Years: 14:15
|Extracurricular activities or clubs offered||
Clay modelling, cookery, puppet craft, discover science, needle craft, aerobics, jewelery making, handball, drama, art and craft, football, karate, table tennis, sudoku, accessories, salsa and jazz, collage club, papier mache, speedstacks, horseback riding, basketball, Cairo African drums, card making, chess, journalist club, Spanish club, sculpture, computer.
|School provided lunches||
Primary children bring their own packed lunch. Senior students can buy healthy snacks from the school "café shop".
|Sports activities included||
|Sports facilities at the school||
Variety of areas to use: grass and artificial fields, hard surfaces and acrylic.
|Sports teams or sport competitions available for students||
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school||
El Alsson British and American International School was established in 1982, The school offers a British section from Foundation Stage 1 (3 year olds) to GCSE with a Sixth Form for AS & A-Level (18 year olds) and an American section Pre S - G12 with an option of taking AP courses. The school prides itself on being one of the best International schools in Cairo and after 36 years enjoys a reputation for successful quality education and dedicated customer care.