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The Bahrain Bayan School

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CurriculumInternational, American, Arabic
Languages of instructionArabic and English
Age RangeAges 4 to 18
International Baccalaureate Yes
Yearly fees (G7): Dinar 3,974
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction Arabic and English
Native Arabic and English teachers
Extra languages (other than Arabic and English)
Class sizes Average 25 students / class
Maximum
Extracurricular activities
School bus
Yearly fees: Dinar 3,974
Address: Road 4111, Isa Town 841, Bahrain
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Number of students

1064

Most common nationality

98% of Bayan students come from Bahrain and neighboring GCC countries.

Average number of students per class

25

Native Arabic and English speaking teachers

Yes

Use of technology in the classroom

The school is equiped with 4 computer labs. Primary school has a Mac lab that houses 28 iMacs , Two labs are located in the Secondary school and are each equiped with 26 PC's which are Microsoft based. The fourth lab is located in the library. The library computer lab is mainly used for research and testing purposes.

A dedicated lab specifically for the Robotic curriculum, marking Bayan School as the first school in Bahrain to have a functional Robotics Lab.

Waiting list

Depends on the grade level.

Entry evaluation for students

Entrance exam.

Brief description of entry evaluation required

Entrance Exams for new applicants will be only in Arabic, English and Math.

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

All applications must be submitted no later than March 1.

External examinations or assessments available

IB Diploma, American Diploma

Results in these examinations

In 2015, Bayan Students achieved a 100% pass rate in the IB Exams.

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

BBS offers up to 16 clubs and after school activities yearly.

School provided lunches

Yes

Sports activities included

Physical education

Sports facilities at the school

- Two international standard gymnasiums
- Two squash courts
- Two basketball courts
- Aerobics dance studio
- Tennis court
- Running track
- Two soccer fields
- Weight training and fitness center

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

The Bahrain Bayan School is an independent, non-profit, co-educational bilingual school from KG-G12. With an Arabic and American English based curriculum, accredited by the Ministry of Education, IB, and MSA.

Teaching approach of the school

Bahrain Bayan School provides students with a comprehensive bilingual education - rooted in Islamic values, Arab identity, and Bahraini culture. BBS develops internationally minded students with confidence in their abilities who embrace their responsibilities as national and global citizens. At Bayan, no idea is too great to explore or too small to ignore. There’s only one word to describe that kind of thinking: BIG - BBS aspires to inspire!

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