Quick summary of key school information
|Language of instruction
|Native English teachers
|Extra languages (other than English)
This school does not make their fees public for the academic year 2023/2024.
All the details about this school in their own words
|Number of students
|External examinations or assessments available
IGCSE, A Levels
|Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs
The school has a section which is a British style Special Education School which follows the British National Curriculum and the medium of instruction is English.
|Learning support offered
The CSC, wherever possible, will attempt to meet the demand of parents whose children require special education in the following categories:
- Mild to moderate learning difficulties
|Entry evaluation for students
The child is assessed by specialist staff as appropriate.
|Brief description of entry evaluation required
Children applying for preschool and early years are not required to have prior knowledge of English but preference will always be given to those who do.
Depends on the grade level.
|School bus service available
|School provided lunches
|Extracurricular activities or clubs offered
Clubs are held every Tuesday for one hour after school. A full list of the available activities is sent home at the beginning of every term which normally includes; Jewelry making, Ball Games, Tennis, Swimming (seasonal), Computer, Music and Instrument playing, Ballet, Languages (French and Spanish), Board Games, Roller Skating, Drama, Library, Photography, Horse and Pony Riding, Oil Painting, Charcoal Drawing, Fitness, Koran Recital, Karate and Martial Arts, Science, Cooking.
|Sports teams or sport competitions available for students
|Sports facilities at the school
Swimming pools, sport facilities.
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school
Continental School Cairo is a vibrant, outward-looking community, which encourages a happy, friendly atmosphere in which pupils can thrive. CSC wants all its pupils to value academic excellence and to realise that it is attainable. CSC aims to encourage a love of learning, a spirit of enquiry and an independence of mind.
|Teaching approach of the school
In a nutshell, CSC believes that learning should be an enjoyable activity and not a daunting task. CSC provides every student with a broad and balanced education in a safe and supportive environment that promotes an enjoyment of learning and creates a strong motivation to succeed. CSC focuses on students understanding concepts rather than merely memorizing facts and figures.