Quick summary of key school information
|Language of instruction||English|
|Native English teachers|
|Extra languages (other than English)|
This school is not available for a 12 year old child.
Important notes about this school
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|Number of students||
|Native English speaking teachers||
All academic staff teaching the English National Curriculum are qualified British teachers, with the exception of some of the language teachers, who are native speakers.
|Language support for students not fluent in English||
KCF takes children with no English between the ages of 2 and 4. For a limited number of Primary pupils between the ages of 5 and 14, KCF offers an “Induction English” programme. This is a special course for non-English speaking newcomers of proven academic ability, whose entry to King’s College would not otherwise be possible. They receive intensive English classes in very small groups and individual support is provided in mainstream lessons. From the age of 10 onwards new pupils must have a high level of English to enter the school.
|Additional language classes offered by the school||
German, French, Spanish
|Entry evaluation for students||
|Brief description of entry evaluation required||
Foundation Stage (age 2 to 5): Pupils applying for entry to the Foundation Stage are required to come to the first visit with their parents and to bring past school reports (if applicable). Children applying for places are not required to have any prior knowledge of English.
Key Stage 1 (age 5 to 7): For entry into Year 1 and Year 2, pupils are assessed by the Headteacher or Head of Primary. For entry into Year 3, children will take tests in Non Verbal Reasoning, Maths and Writing. At this age they will be expected to know how to read and write in English.
Key Stage 2 (age 7 to 11): New pupils applying for entry to the school for KS2 take entrance tests in Mathematics, Reading, Writing and Non Verbal Reasoning. At this age they will be expected to know how to read and write in English.
|Deadline for registration (new academic year)||
|Students can join after academic year begins||
KCF is open for admissions the whole year round.
|Extracurricular activities or clubs offered||
KCF offers many clubs and activities.
|School provided lunches||
|Sports facilities at the school||
Outdoor playground area, sports pitch
|Sports teams or sport competitions available for students||
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school||
King's College Frankfurt is part of King's Group, an educational organisation that offers a quality British education in an international setting.
|Teaching approach of the school||
KCF's mission is to provide high quality British education that delivers a transformative learning experience to all pupils.