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The COBIS-inspected British School of Bahrain is multi-national in character, offering 1,465 co-ed students, ages 3-18, the National Curriculum of England, GCSEs and A-Levels besides excellent extra-curricular programs.

  • British School of Bahrain (The)
    Building 1080, Road 1425
    Block 1014
    Kingdom of Bahrain
  • Mailing address:
    British School of Bahrain (The)
    PO Box 30733
    Kingdom of Bahrain
  • T +973 1761 0944
  • E [email protected]
  • W
  • Lower School Ages: 3-6
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Ages: 7-10
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Ages: 11-18
  • Senior School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Total School Numbers: 2,900 boys and girls
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: SEN considered case by case
  • Boarding: Not available
  • Uniform: Yes
  • School Year: September - mid December; January -March/early April; April -July. Numerous national and religious holidays when schools are required to close, Short half-terms,
  • School Hours: Kindergarten: 8am-12.30pm; Reception to Year 2: 8am-2pm; Years 3 and 4 & above: 8am-3:00pm; Years 5-13: 8am-2.45pm; school week runs Sunday to Thursday.
  • Fee Currency: Bahraini dinars (BD)
  • Fee Details: Annual Tuition Fees: Nursery: 2,859 Reception - Year 2: 3,636 Years 3-4: 4,137 Years 5-6: 4,497 Years 7-8: 5,175 Year 9: 5,145 Years 10-11: 5,664 Years 12-13: 7,398
  • Fee Extras: Application Fee: 50; Registration Fee: 100; Book deposit: 50; Exams, ESL support, trips
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Memberships: Owned by Inspired Education; member of COBIS, BSME
  • State/Independent: Independent: privately owned (individual/corporation)


  • A-Levels
  • GCSE (General Certificate of Secondary Education)
  • National Curriculum for England
  • BTEC (Business and Technology Education Council) Level 3 Extended Diploma


  • None (school may be licensed, or may be "inspected" by its own owner, but it is not independently accredited or inspected by recognised agency or organisation)

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