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Independent: privately owned (individual/corporation) school in Kenya

  • The Banda School
    Magadi Road, off Langata Road
  • Mailing address:
    The Banda School
    PO Box 24722
  • T 254 20 891 220/260/34547828
  • F 254 20 890 004
  • E [email protected]
  • W
  • Lower School Ages: 1-5
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Lower School Numbers: Pegasus Pre-Prep(includes creche, nursery, reception, year 1): 50 boys; 50 girls
  • Middle School Ages: 6-9
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Numbers: 85 girls; 84 boys (yrs 2-4)
  • Senior School Ages: 10-13
  • Senior School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Numbers: 76 girls; 83 boys (yrs 5-8)
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: Mainstream with SEN support
  • Boarding: Available
  • Uniform: Yes
  • School Year: Academic year starts in Sept, 3 terms a year with mid-term breaks, dates similar to British independent schools (approx one month Christmas; one month Easter; two months July, August)
  • School Hours: 8:15-4:00
  • Fee Currency: Kenyan shillings
  • Fee Details: 2016-2917 Per term: Nursery 1: 205,000 (5 full days) 140,300 (3 full days); Nursery 2: 225,000; Reception: 255,000; Year 1: 320,000; Year 2: 495,000; Years 3-8: 550,000. Discount of 10% of basic fees for second and subsequent children.
  • Fee Extras: Registration fee and Entry fee. Examination fees, additional activities and certain trips.
  • Religion: Multi-Denominational
  • Memberships: Independent Association of Prep Schools
  • State/Independent: Independent: privately owned (individual/corporation)


  • Common Entrance Exam
  • National Curriculum for England


  • Independent Association of Prep Schools (IAPS)

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