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Al Hekma International School Bahrain

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CurriculumAmerican
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
Yearly fees (G7): Dinar 2,936
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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 20 students / class
Maximum
Extracurricular activities
School bus
Yearly fees: Dinar 2,936
Address: Building No.1962, Road 4363 Sanad 743 Kingdom of Bahrain PO BOX 26489, Adliya, Bahrain
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Number of students

600

Ratio of local students to international students

70% local : 30% international

Average number of students per class

20

Native English speaking teachers

Yes

Additional language classes offered by the school

Arabic

Uniform required

Yes

Entry evaluation for students

Entrance exam.

Brief description of entry evaluation required

Students must sit for entrance exams in English, Arabic, and Math. Non-Arabic speaking students will be exempted from the Arabic entrance exam.

External examinations or assessments available

American High School Diploma

The school supports gifted, able and talented students

AHIS is committed to the belief that gifted and talented students require guidance in discovering, challenging, and realizing their potential. Under this philosophy it becomes the responsibility of the entire staff, in partnership with parents and the school system, to meet the needs of gifted and talented students.

Program and Services Overview:

- Intervention Education Plan (IEP) for gifted and talented students
Learning Support Team designs a customized IEP for the student to enrich his/ her exceptional skills.
- Academic Program (Advanced Placement “AP Program”)
Each year, students around the world who want to learn and achieve at the highest level become AP students. Through AP's college-level courses and exams, students can earn college credit advanced placement, and stand out in the admissions process.
- AHIS Extra- Curricular programs for Gifted and Talented Students
Mentoring Program: Gifted student has the option to either choose being a mentor to younger students; or having a volunteer mentor form community, parents, staff, teachers to develop his/ her capabilities.

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

AHIS offers many clubs and activities.

School provided lunches

Yes

Sports activities included

Physical education

Sports facilities at the school

Playgrounds, indoor swimming pool, gymnasium, air conditioned sports hall, track and field, soccer field, tennis court, basketball and volleyball courts and play areas for children.

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Al Hekma International School is distinguished amongst international schools in the region through its ability to offer a high quality educational program. As its students work towards attaining an American Diploma, Al Hekma prides itself on creating a healthy atmosphere, taking into consideration various psychological and social aspects which not only ensure the success, but create confident leaders of tomorrow. Quality and modernity are essential aspects of Al Hekma's education and this is reflective in its students' performance. Thus, the education provided to students of Al Hekma is dynamic and accommodating, a reflection of a diverse and advancing communities in Bahrain.

Teaching approach of the school

Al Hekma International School is distinguished amongst international schools in the region through its ability to offer a high quality educational program. As its students work towards attaining an American Diploma, Al Hekma prides itself on creating a healthy atmosphere, taking into consideration various psychological and social aspects which not only ensure the success, but create confident leaders of tomorrow. Quality and modernity are essential aspects of Al Hekma's education and this is reflective in its students' performance. Thus, the education provided to students of Al Hekma is dynamic and accommodating, a reflection of a diverse and advancing communities in Bahrain.

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