El Gouna International School
El Gouna, Nr Hurghada, Red Sea, Egypt
Tel: (+20) 65 580080
Fax: (+20) 65 580081
National, UK curricula.
285 students, 4-16 yrs
El Gouna International School is located on the Red Sea coast, approximately
22 kms north of Hurghada. The school, which is private and co-educational,
was founded in 1998 to provide educational facilities for the children
of international and Egyptian families living in the area.
The International Section of El Gouna International School follows
a modified version of the English National Curriculum, which includes
Arabic from age four and a choice of languages in the secondary
department. It has a three-term year, starting in early September.
The National section program and calendar are set by the Ministry
of Education. After-school activities are held three days a week.
In addition to 23 air-conditioned classrooms and activities room,
there are art, music and IT rooms, a library, a science laboratory
and a spacious outdoor play area with an astro-turf surface. Classes
are small, with a maximum of twenty pupils and currently extend
to Year 11/Secondary 1.
El Gouna International School is open to any child who could benefit
from the programme offered. Enrolment is based on interview, previous
school records and testing.