Ibn Khuldoon National School
Building 161, Road 4111, Area 841, P.O. Box 20511, Isa Town, Bahrain
|President||Dr Kamal Abdel-Nour|
|Date Appointed||August 2008|
|Co-ed Age Range||4-18 years|
|Number of pupils||1,818|
|Curriculum||USA, IBDP, IBMYP, IBPYP, Natl, SAT|
|Language of Instruction||English, Arabic|
|Average Class Size||18-22|
Ibn Khuldoon National School (IKNS) is a non-profit, self-supporting, coeducational institution that is dedicated to providing high quality education for local and expatriate students. The school is licensed by the Ministry of Education to offer a bilingual programme of study for students from Kindergarten to Grade 12. A diverse faculty, whether teaching in Arabic or English, provides a rich and supportive learning environment for students. The faculty is supported by a dedicated team of administrative, IT and support staff.
IKNS has been affiliated with the International Baccalaureate (IB) since 1990, as an IB Diploma Programme provider. The first group of students sat for the IB Diploma examinations in 1992. Since then, the results of the students have been a great source of pride to IKNS.
In addition to the IB Diploma, IKNS offers an American high school diploma. Both are tertiary education preparatory programmes, and are considered to be equivalent to the Bahraini "Tawjihi".
The IB Diploma Programme and the American High School Diploma programme are offered in Grades 11 and 12. In Grades 6 to 10, IKNS offers the IB Middle Years Programme (MYP) and in KG1 to Grade 5, the IB Primary Years Programme (PYP).
The school received its full accreditation from the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSA) in 1994, and it continues to be in good standing with the association. The Accredited status of the school affirms that it provides the level of quality in its educational programmes, services, activities and resources expected by its stakeholders.
IKNS continues to be an "Outstanding" school as rated by "Bahrain Education and Quality Authority".