Nairobi
British curriculum
Ages 16 to 18

Oshwal Academy Nairobi - Senior High

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CurriculumBritish
Age RangeAges 16 to 18
BilingualNo
International Baccalaureate No
Avg. students per class 22
Max. students per class 25
First year fees:

School Information

Number of students

320

Number of nationalities represented in the school

9

Most common nationality

Kenyan

Ratio of local students to international students

1:0.6

Max. number of students per class

25

Average number of students per class

22

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

No

Additional language classes offered by the school

At the moment, no other language is offered at SH.

Use of technology in the classroom

By allowing students to use their devices and smart boards.

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Approximate hours of homework given

2-3 days

Uniform required

Yes

Waiting list

Yes

Entry evaluation for students

No, the IGCSE results are the entry criteria with 5 credits.

Brief description of entry evaluation required

Not applicable.

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

May

Students can join after academic year begins

In very special circumstances.

Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation

100%

External examinations/assessments available

A level from Edexcel / Cambridge board

Results in these examinations

Absolutely delightful ..above average and in some case top of the world.

Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?

Ours is a secular school run under the Jain values which means a total vegetarian school.

How does the school accommodate non-religious students or students of a different religion?

N/A

School bus service available

Yes

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

Yes, but not at SENIOR HIGH.

The school supports gifted, able and talented students

Through offering them accelerated classes , differentiated instruction and allowing them to broaden their academics via taking more subjects.

Student access to education psychologist

Yes

School start time

7.55am

School finish time

3.40pm

Supervised care before/after school

Since these are grown up students we do not formalize the same but yes the staff is always there to support them.

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

There are almost all major sports, swimming and 17 clubs suiting to the interest and needs of our students.

School provided lunches

Yes

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

Only vegetarian food allowed in school.

Sports activities included

Every class has a mandatory PE. lessons plus very many sporting activities throughout the term.

Sports facilities at the school

A field and basketball court

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes, very many.

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

A single A level school specializing in academic and co- curricular blend. Science and Maths departments being the best.

Teaching approach of the school

Teachers involve the students in their learning through lecture as well as other different methods. Academic curriculum is rigorously followed.

Location

Get in touch with the school

Contact email: head@oanseniorhigh.ac.ke
School's webpage: oanseniorhigh.ac.ke
School's Fees webpage: oanseniorhigh.ac.ke/admissions
Address: Wambugu Ln Nairobi Kenya