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|Language of instruction||English|
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Aga Khan has been named a Microsoft Showcase School, the only school in East Africa to receive this designation.
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Grades 1 - 5: All prospective students must demonstrate a potential for high academic achievement and demonstrate competency in literacy and numeracy. Each applicant from year 2-5 must sit a standard assessment in logic, English (reading and writing), mathematics and creativity. Applicants will also have personal interviews with key members of the Junior School staff as part of their application process.
Grades 6 - 10: All applicants must schedule an appointment for a standard assessment test in logic, English, mathematics and problem-solving at the school, in addition to providing past student grade reports and certificates of achievement. Applicants will also have personal interviews with key members of the Senior School staff as part of their application process.
Grades 11 - 12: Applicants for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa, must have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement as well as a proven record of civic mindedness and participation in community projects.
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|Extracurricular activities or clubs offered||
Aga Khan offers many clubs and activities.
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25-metre swimming pool, diving pool, full-sized sport field, Astroturf field, gym,
|Sports teams or sport competitions available for students||
Both Junior and Senior School students have the opportunity to represent their school in various sports, such as swimming, cricket, rounders, basketball, hockey, netball, football and athletics.
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school||
The Aga Khan Academy Mombasa is an International Baccalaureate World School. It is the first in the network of Aga Khan Academies established by His Highness the Aga Khan.
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Aga Khan provides students with education of the highest standard in order to prepare them for lives characterised by leadership and service.