El Alsson British and American International School was established in 1982 and is proud to be celebrating its 40th Anniversary this year. The school offers a British section from Foundation Stage 1 (3-year-olds) to GCSE with a Sixth Form for AS & A-Level (18-year-olds) and an American section Pre S to G12 with an option of taking AP courses.
El Alsson is an IB MYP, IEYC and IPC candidate school and currently in Key Stage 3, students study the IB MYP (International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme).
The school prides itself on being one of the best international schools in Cairo, which is reflected in the quality of the curriculum, sports and artistic achievements and of course, outstanding examination results.
Students are taught by well-qualified teachers all of whom are experienced professionals with a proven track record of academic success.
School days and study from home policy:
El Alsson operates at full capacity 5 days a week on campus.
Dates for open days and submitting applications:
Our Admissions open as of November 22nd with the first online open day.
Open Days: Monday November 22nd, Monday December 6th, Monday January 10th, Monday January 24th.
What an assessment test includes:
Children applying for FS1, Pre S, and FS2, Pre K will undergo a developmental assessment that measures their developmental age against their chronological age.
Tasks involve a series of familiar activities through which trained staff are able to assess the child’s physical, cognitive, verbal and social skills. For older students, assessments in English and math are carried out.
El Alsson has a British section from Foundation Stage 1 (3-year-olds) to GCSE with a Sixth Form for AS & A-Level (18-year-olds) and an American section Pre S to G12 with an option of taking AP courses.
English, Arabic and French.
Accreditation and Examinations:
El Alsson School NewGiza is accredited by BSO (British Schools Overseas), BSME (British Schools in the Middle East), Accredited by NCA CASI, SACS-CASI, NWAC Accreditation Divisions of Cognia.
An authorized College Board Advanced Placement exam provider. IB MYP, IEYC and IPC candidate schools.
Facilities and staff trained for dealing with special-needs children:
There are Learning Support Departments in both schools, which cater to children who need general academic support.
Facilities and extracurricular activities:
Due to the current circumstances, extracurricular activities are on hold.
Email: [email protected]
Facebook: El Alsson School – Official Page
Tel: 02 3827 0800