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CityNairobi
CurriculumSwedish
Language of instructionSwedish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
Boarding available
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction Swedish
Native Swedish teachers
Extra languages (other than Swedish)
Class sizes Average 15 students / class
Maximum 21 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
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Yearly fees: from: Shilling764,822
to: Shilling1,521,565
Address: Nairobi, Kenya
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Number of students

160

Number of nationalities represented in the school

5

Most common nationality

Students come mainly from Sweden and other Nordic countries.

Ratio of local students to international students

Local Swedish students is around 1/3 of the total.

Native Swedish speaking teachers

Yes

Language support for students not fluent in Swedish

Yes

Additional language classes offered by the school

English, French, Spanish, Kiswahili

Max. number of students per class

21

Average number of students per class

15

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Yes

Use of technology in the classroom

Computers and ipads

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)

Yes, specially during covid times when all classes was online

Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?

No

External examinations or assessments available

Swedish national tests

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

Yes

Student access to education psychologist

Yes

Entry evaluation for students

No

Waiting list

Not for compulsory school but for Upper secondary

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

June

Students can join after academic year begins

Yes

School start time

8.30

School finish time

16,30

Supervised care before/after school

Yes,

School bus service available

Yes

School provided lunches

Yes

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

Vegetarian options

Uniform required

No

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Acrobatics, dance, swimming, music, tennis, football, volleyball

Sports activities included

Ordinary PE

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes

Facilities at the school

Library, science labs

Sports facilities at the school

Tennis, Basketball, Swimmingpool, Football, Outside gym, table tennis, pool table, Volleyball

Grades/ages available for boarding

From upper secondary - age 16

Boarding facilities at the school

Everything is included - room, breakfast, lunch, dinner, trips

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Svenska Skolan i Nairobi offers education to preschool, elementary and upper secondary school students and follows Swedish curriculum.

Teaching approach of the school

Critical thinking and own responsability

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