Prague
British curriculum
Ages 3 to 18

Meridian International School

Frýdlantská 1350/1 182 00 Prague 8 - Kobylisy
Verified
CurriculumBritish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
BilingualNo
International Baccalaureate No
Avg. students per class 14
Max. students per class 18
First year fees: 188,000 Kč

Fees / Price

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

Yearly fees: 183,000 Kč
When you first enroll your children in the school, some extra fees are applied:
One time fees: 5,000 Kč
Total first year fees: 188,000 Kč
See full breakdown of fees

School Information

Number of students

360

Number of nationalities represented in the school

51

Most common nationality

Czech

Ratio of local students to international students

40% of local students : 60% international

Max. number of students per class

18

Average number of students per class

14

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Yes, in KG section.

Native speaking teachers (in language of instruction)

Yes, for main subjects.

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

Yes

Additional language classes offered by the school

Czech for native speakers, Czech for foreigners, French, German; any other in cooperation with our partner Language Institute.

Use of technology in the classroom

There is teachers PC, smartboard, AV system in each classroom, further we have special ICT lab with computers for each student, Science lab for Biology, Chemistry and Physics experiments.

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Approximate hours of homework given

It depends on their year level; at primary school they usually have weekly homework (apx. 2 hours/week), at secondary and high school it differs for each subjects (apx. 1 hour/day).

Uniform required

No

Waiting list

Yes, in certain year levels.

Entry evaluation for students

Yes

Brief description of entry evaluation required

English, Math, Science - based on the previous year of British National Curriculum requirements.

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

We are open to register new students during whole year, depends on capacity.

Students can join after academic year begins

Yes

Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation

93%

External examinations/assessments available

Cambridge Primary/Secondary progression tests, IGCSE, A/AS level

Results in these examinations

Average

Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?

No

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

No

Learning support offered

N/A

The school supports gifted, able and talented students

Scholarship in special cases, extra care for development of their potential, participation on international competitions.

Student access to education psychologist

No

School start time

8:30

School finish time

16:00 in KG/PRE-S; 14:40 at primary school, 14:00 or 15:30 at secondary and high school; it differs based on participating in extra after school clubs

Supervised care before/after school

Yes

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Afterschool clubs (e.g. swimming, movie, comedy, cooking, robotic, table tennis), extra paid clubs (e.g. guitar, athletics, beach volleyball, tennis, basics of ballet, street dance).

School provided lunches

Yes

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

Halal

Sports activities included

PE (yoga) everyday in KG/PRE-S, PE 2 hours/week at school, possibility to use sport equipment during break time, various sport after school clubs/activities.

Sports facilities at the school

KG/PRE-S playground, gym, outdoor sport tools, indoor/outdoor table tennis

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes, mostly football and table tennis.

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Excellence, integrity and creativity.

Teaching approach of the school

The aim and methods for education are designed to strengthen positive elements of character development and promote inquiry based learning. Children learn through asking questions to acquire a knowledge base, discover connections and draw conclusions. Special activities are prepared by our professional staff to instill constructive habits and values in children such as disciplined work, reflective thinking, open-mindedness and caring for others.

Location

Get in touch with the school

School's webpage: meridianedu.cz
School's Fees webpage: meridianedu.cz/academic/school-fees
Address: Frýdlantská 1350/1 182 00 Prague 8 - Kobylisy