American International School in Egypt (Main Campus)
Nasr City, Egypt
The American International School in Egypt (AISE), a part of the Educational Services Overseas Limited (ESOL) group, has been one of Egypt's leading schools since it opened in 1990. The school provides a challenging American and international college preparatory education that empowers students to become critical, independent thinkers with skills for dynamic participation in a changing, global society. AIS Egypt is fully accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The full K-12 American curriculum is supported by American textbooks and resources and is taught in English by over 120 certified North American teachers. It is based on US national standards and is designed to prepare students for entry into highly competitive colleges in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East and beyond. Qualified students in grades 11 and 12 can earn a full International Baccalaureate Diploma.
Our 51,000 square meter campus in New Cairo City is approximately 20 minutes from Maadi or Heliopolis and is accessible from Cairo's other major population centers. Facilities include spacious air-conditioned classrooms, a two-story library and media center, state-of-the-art science and computer laboratories, art and photography studios, a professional theater, and band and vocal music rehearsal and performance rooms. Sports facilities include playgrounds, outdoor courts, and an Olympic-sized cushioned running track that circles a regulation-size soccer field, a semi Olympic-sized indoor-outdoor swimming pool and air-conditioned gymnasium.
|Enrollment||1,619 Students PreK-12|
|Curriculum||International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB Diploma), National, United States|
|School Year||September - June|
|Average Class Size||Elementary: 19, Secondary: 23|
|Clubs||National Honor Society, AIS 4 Egypt, Egyptology, Roots & Shoots|
|Campus Information||City (or closest city): Cairo, Location Type: Urban, Campus Size (hectares): 20, No of Buildings: 5, No of Campuses: 2, No of Classrooms: 169, No of volumes in Library: 24,000, No of computer labs: 10, No of instructional computers: 600|