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El Alsson British and American International School

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CurriculumsAmerican and British
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
Yearly fees (G7): E£ 137,335
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average 22 students / class
Maximum 24 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
Yearly fees: E£ 137,335
Address: Giza Governorate, Egypt

Important notes about this school

The school has American and British sections.
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Number of students

1400

Max. number of students per class

24

Average number of students per class

20 - 24

Additional language classes offered by the school

Arabic, French

Uniform required

Yes

Waiting list

Depends on the grade level.

Entry evaluation for students

Assessment

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.
Older students are tested individually to assess their academic level through American MAP tests or British GL tests. The tests are done on-line, in school. There is also an oral assessment.

External examinations or assessments available

IGCSE, A Levels, AP Courses, SAT

School bus service available

Yes

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

School Learning Support

School start time

8:00

School finish time

Early Years: 14:15
Primary and Senior School: 15:15

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

Physical education

Sports facilities at the school

Variety of areas to use: grass and artificial fields, hard surfaces and acrylic.
Sports Hall featuring Basketball courts, two indoor heated pools and a fitness gym and dance studio.

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes

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.

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