Quick summary of key school information
|Language of instruction||English|
|Native English teachers|
|Extra languages (other than English)|
|Class sizes||Average||21 students / class|
This school does not make their fees public for the academic year 2019/2020.
All the details about this school in their own words
|Number of students||
|Most common nationality||
|Ratio of local students to international students||
91% local : 9% international
|Average number of students per class||
|Native English speaking teachers||
Metropolitan teachers are certified English native speakers.
|Additional language classes offered by the school||
|Entry evaluation for students||
|Brief description of entry evaluation required||
On the assessment day the children will be assessed to understand their capabilities. For Pre-K and Kindergarten applicants, it will take the form of a one on one assessment. While for elementary stage applicants they will undertake a standardized American Test.
|Deadline for registration (new academic year)||
Admission will be closed once the classes are full capacity.
|School bus service available||
|School start time||
|School finish time||
|Supervised care before/after school||
After school care program which runs from 15:15 to 17:00.
|Extracurricular activities or clubs offered||
Arts and crafts, DIY club, book club, gardening, scout club, Glee club, entrepreneurship club, reader's theater, STEM, design technology, STEAM, drama, science, movie club, cooking, cheerleading, music, clothes making, Shirley Shalaby academy, newspaper club, debating, crossfit, dancing, basketball, soccer, rugby, yoga, swimming, american football, judo, first aid, Zumba, Egyptology, and writing cursive, sign language, chess.
|School provided lunches||
|Sports activities included||
|Sports facilities at the school||
Metropolitan has a heated indoor learner pool together with an indoor heated competition pool and a specialist gym as well as a smaller elementary soccer pitch and multi-purpose court designed to suit the needs of its younger students.
As the school expands Metropolitan will continue to add further facilities which will include a full size soccer pitch and a specialist gym for the Middle and High school students.
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school||
Metropolitan School is delivering an outstanding international education following an American based curriculum, conveniently located in New Cairo. Metropolitan aims to deliver a truly outstanding education, building skills for future success.
|Teaching approach of the school||
Metropolitan will deliver an outstanding international education whilst ensuring that Egyptian values are central to school life, stretching the minds of its students to equip them with both a passion for learning and the ambition to make a difference to the local and global communities.