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British and Christian curriculums
Ages 1 to 18

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CurriculumsBritish and Christian
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 1 to 18
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average 17 students / class
Maximum
Extracurricular activities
School bus
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Yearly fees: from: Shilling222,000
to: Shilling994,000
Address: Kawangware Nairobi Kenya
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Number of students

750

Number of nationalities represented in the school

20

Most common nationality

Kenyan

Average number of students per class

17

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Yes

Native English speaking teachers

Yes

Language support for students not fluent in English

Yes

Additional language classes offered by the school

Swahili, French, German, Mandarin

Use of technology in the classroom

We incorporate technology in teaching and learning through use of devices and various applications.

Is the school ready to use virtual classrooms when needed? (e.g. teaching lessons online if the school is closed, e.g. during COVID-19 closures)

We are already using virtual classroom technology

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

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

Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation

100%

External examinations or assessments available

Examinations at the end of each Key Stage, Checkpoint, IGCSE, A-Level (GCSE & EDXCEL/PEARSON), ABRSM, LAMDA, to name a few

Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?

We are a Christian School offering the British National Curriculum. We also have students from other Nationalities

School bus service available

Yes

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

Yes

Learning support offered

- School Chaplain
- School Counsellors
- Learning Support Department

The school supports gifted, able and talented students

We have a learning support department that creates plans and strategies to support these students.

Student access to education psychologist

Yes

School start time

8:00 am

School finish time

3:30 pm

Supervised care before/after school

Yes

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

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

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

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