Nairobi
British curriculum
Ages 12 to 16

Oshwal Academy Nairobi - Junior High

Verified
CurriculumBritish
Age RangeAges 12 to 16
BilingualNo
International Baccalaureate No
Avg. students per class 25
Max. students per class 25
First year fees: Shilling0

Fees / Price

This school does not make their fees public.

School Information

Number of students

53

Number of nationalities represented in the school

8

Most common nationality

Kenyans

Ratio of local students to international students

2:1 two being local and 1 being international

Max. number of students per class

25

Average number of students per class

25

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

No

Native speaking teachers (in language of instruction)

No

Language support for students not fluent in the school's language of instruction

Yes

Additional language classes offered by the school

French, German, Mandarin, Hindi, Kiswahili, Gujarati

Use of technology in the classroom

School has an intranet through which students can access learning resources from the learning management system (LMS).

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Approximate hours of homework given

One and half hours.

Uniform required

Yes

Waiting list

No

Entry evaluation for students

Yes

Brief description of entry evaluation required

There are three entry tests done namely: mathematics, English and second language, general science

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

End of term 2.

Students can join after academic year begins

Yes

Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation

About 85%

External examinations/assessments available

IGCSE Examination

Results in these examinations

Excellent

Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?

Yes, Hinduism.

School bus service available

Yes

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

Yes

Learning support offered

There is learning support department in the school. Students with learning challenges are assessed and provided with individualized teaching.

The school supports gifted, able and talented students

The school has established gifted, able and talented policy that is in its state of implementation.

Student access to education psychologist

Only when they have been referred to by the school counselor but the school doesn't have a clinical psychologist.

School start time

7:50 AM

School finish time

3.40 PM

Supervised care before/after school

Yes

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Talent show, international school science fair, Rangoli andamp, Arti-Thali, Music andamp, dance, school play, drama and debate, mathematics quiz, second language locution, cross country, swimming, gala clubs, mountaineering, journalist, art, the middle school model United Nations (MSMUN), business, president's award, tae-kwondo, photography, music, wildlife, art, drama, ICT, leo, scouts movement, interact, science, chess

School provided lunches

Yes

Food alternatives for special dietary needs (ie. vegan, kosher, halal etc)

No

Sports activities included

Cycling, squash, rock climbing, golf, badminton, soccer, cricket, cross country, personal survival, hockey, rounders, hiking, swimming, track and field, table tennis, horse riding

Sports facilities at the school

Cross country, badminton, table tennis, rounders, cricket, swimming, hockey, soccer, netball, basketball, tennis

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

The school recognizes that every child is unique and has the potential to succeed in life. It strives to instill in students the spirit of compassion, teamwork, leadership and ethical behavior in a holistic, stimulating, challenging and safe learning environment.

Teaching approach of the school

Teachers use student centered learning method through research, project work , debate and collaborative learning by use of learning management system that involves use of technology.

Location

Get in touch with the school

Contact email: head@oanjuniorhigh.ac.ke
School's webpage: www.oanjuniorhigh.ac.ke
School's Fees webpage: www.oanjuniorhigh.ac.ke/admissions
Address: 1st Parklands Avenue P.O. Box 1130-00606, Sarit Centre, Nairobi, Kenya.