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Parent's Review of Bangladesh International School English Section in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

What is the name of your child's school? (Please report on one school per survey.)

Bangladesh International School English Section

In what town or city is this school located?

Riyadh

How would you describe this school? (i.e. American, British, International, Local, etc.)

International School following the British Curriculum. IGCSE (Cambridge) and GCE Edexcel A-Levels (London University)

What grade levels are represented at this school?

IGCSE (Cambridge University) and GCE Edexcel A-Levels (London University)

How do most children get to school everyday? (bus, train, walk, etc.)

Bus, private cars (parents)

How would you describe the facilities at this school? What extra-curricular activities are available?

Academic environment is great. Students typically get good grades in the IGCSE and A-level exams. Extra-curricular involves indoor basketball court, badminton, indoor football, and also debating.

What has this school done to help your child transition from the curriculum in your home country into the curriculum in your new country? Are there programs to prepare your child for repatriation?

NO.

How would you describe the social activities available for parents through this school? Are there parent-teacher organizations?

There are parent-teachers meetings held annually.

What advice would you give to someone considering enrolling their child in this school?

Go for it, great school.

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