International Schools Group
PO Box 31677, Al Khobar, 31952, Saudi Arabia
Tel: (+966) 3 330 0555
Fax: (+966) 3 330 2450
US, UK, curricula.
GCSE, IGCSE, SAT exams.
2775 students, 4-18 yrs.
The International Schools Group provides education for the multi-national
students whose parents are temporarily residing and working in the
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. ISG is governed by an appointed and elected
Board of Trustees and is sponsored by the Saudi Arabian Ministry of
International Schools Group operates eight educational programs
in five locations throughout the Kingdom. Included among these schools
are four American curriculum schools, two National Curriculum British
schools and two International Community Schools.
The American curriculum schools are accredited by the Middle States
Association of Colleges and Schools and the British schools deliver
the National Curriculum for England and Wales and are inspected
periodically by professional education support groups located in
the United Kingdom, utilizing the OFSTED inspection framework. The
International Division schools are candidates for accreditation
by the Middle States Association for Colleges & Schools.
International Schools Group operates under a license granted by
the Saudi Ministry of Education. Non-Saudi Muslims are permitted
to enroll in District schools with prior approval of the Ministry
of Education. Saudi Arabian nationals, however, are not permitted
to attend ISG schools.
Facilities at all of International Schools Group's school sites
include science labs, computer labs, libraries and physical education
facilities. Extra-curricular activities are offered at all sites
and include activities such as drama, music, crafts, sports and
Facilities on the 40-acre Dhahran Academy campus include a library
with 60,000 volumes, three covered play areas, two gymnasiums, three
playing fields, four science labs, six computer labs, a mini-theatre
and a cafetorium.