Nairobi
British, Christian curriculum
Ages 2 to 18

Rusinga School

CurriculumBritish, Christian
Age RangeAges 2 to 18
BilingualNo
International Baccalaureate No
Avg. students per class -
Max. students per class -
First year fees: Shilling724,500

Fees / Price

School fees, for a twelve year old child , in KES

Yearly fees: Shilling712,500
When you first enroll your children in the school, some extra fees are applied:
One time fees: Shilling12,000
Total first year fees: Shilling724,500
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School Information

Number of nationalities represented in the school

40

Additional language classes offered by the school

Swahili, French, German

Uniform required

Yes

Entry evaluation for students

Assessment, exam

Brief description of entry evaluation required

Admission in to Kindergarten is based on informal assessment and interviews.
Admission in to Key Stages 1, 2, 3 and 4 requires students to sit for examinations in Mathematics and English to determine their entry level.
Admission in to A Level studies is based on performance in IGCSE examinations or its equivalent. A minimum of grade C passes in Mathematics and English Language as well as in subjects of choice is required.

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

No deadline.

Students can join after academic year begins

Yes

School bus service available

Yes

School start time

8:00 am

School finish time

3:30 pm

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Drama, community service, football, rugby, basketball, table tennis, music, informatics, swimming, wildlife and environmental club, art and craft, drama, scouts, rollerblading, junior band, cookery, needle work, volleyball, debating, athletics, brownies, salsa, music and dance, computers

School provided lunches

Yes

Sports activities included

Swimming, physical education

Sports facilities at the school

Basketball court, athletic track, swimming pool

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Rusinga School is Christian day school offering the British National Curriculum. It has a strong commitment to academic excellence, a high level of discipline and Christian values. Children are accepted from the age of two and are able to progress through our Kindergarten, Prep and Senior schools.

Teaching approach of the school

Emphasis is laid up on the following key skills:
- Communication: speaking, listening, reading, writing
- Numeracy: mental calculation, application of numbers
- Information technology: use of ICT tools to source and manage information
- Group activities: ability to contribute in small group discussions and in whole class discussions
- Problem solving: ability to develop strategies for solving problems in learning and life in general
- Thinking: information processing, reasoning, enquiry, creativity, evaluation
- Individual evaluation and improvement: reflection and critical evaluation of own work and what they have learnt

Location

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