Kuwait American School
The Kuwait American School is a caring values-based school (Pre-K - Grade 12) committed to delivering international education to the highest academic standards. We seek to educate the whole person towards the highest level of human consciousness in a learning environment of intercultural understanding and respect. Our mission is to serve our one world community by empowering valuable members of society. At the Kuwait American School, we strive to address the specific needs of our students—academically, emotionally, socially, and spiritually. We seek to celebrate the uniqueness yet oneness of our students through our ongoing efforts to create and adapt our curriculum and instructional approaches in a manner which honors our students’ identities and potential. Our rigorous academic curriculum includes: Math, Language Arts, Reading, Science, Social Studies, Information Technology, Music, Physical Education, Thinking Skills, Living Values Education, Skills for the university of life, and all the competencies expected of a high-quality international school. We place particular emphasis on our values approach to learning, including the culturally and locally determined Arabic and Islamic Studies programs. Our students are also enriched from educational visits into the local community and from a wide range of extracurricular activities. The school believes that values education and character development are very important for the holistic development of the student.