Admission and Registration Policy

Admission and Registration Policy

1-Admission and registration Policy :

The student’s age must be at beginning of the year at 15/9/2019 within the range shown in the following table :

Year Age Date of Birth
KG1 3 years and 6 months Before March 15, 2016
KG2 4 years and 6 months Before March 15, 2015
Grade 1 5 years and 6 months Before March 15, 2014

Please note the following :

  • The priority for accepting students will be given for brothers and sisters in school during the time for registration  after that date The administration will not responsible to register them .
  • You must fill in the application form of the new student and attach the required official documents.
  • The personal interview and / or entrance exam will be arranged depending on seat availability .
  • Passing Personal interview is condition for the child to be accepted in kindergarten.
  • The prospective student from G1 – G12 must pass the assessment in Arabic , English , and math, in order to show his / her ability to perform well in the bilingual program he / she is about to join .
  • Upon admission , non-refundable and not transferable registration fee of KD 100 is required , in accordance with the Ministry of Education laws for the Private Education Sector. 
  • Upon admission , you will be given a To Whom It May Concern letter stating that your child has been accepted in K.A.B.S . This letter will allow you to transfer the student’s file from the school he/she was previously attending.
  • It is necessary to submit the students file and his health file before the beginning of the academic year .

2- Required Document’s for Registration :

  1. The original birth corticated and immunization record and one photocopy of each .
  2. The student’s and father’s civil IDs and one photocopy of each .
  3. The father’s official certificate of nationality and the additional photocopy ( for Kuwaiti students ) .
  4. The students passport , a photocopy of the page containing his/her personal information, and a photocopy of the residency page ( for non-Kuwaiti students ) .
  5. 4 personal photographs for all stages .
  6. The latest 2 available transcript and one additional photocopy and one additional photocopy to be submitted with the application form.
  7. A certificate of transfer from the previous school  after receiving a To Whom It May Concern letter from K.A.B.S. stating the student has been admitted.
  8.   The students Health file from his/her previous school , or start a file for the new student ( containing a copy of the student’s birth certificate , immunization record , a certificate of health and record of TB vaccine that you may obtain from the of Department of Health for school students in your area of residence ).

Note:

The registration office must receive items 6,7 & 8 before the beginning of the academic year in order to complete the enrollment procedures and add his/her name to the appropriate class list .Otherwise ,the student will not be considered officially registered in the school .

3- The school Day and Timings :

Kindergarten
From 7:15 am – 12:30 pm ( Summer and winter ) Except Ramadan Holy Month 
( from 9:00 am – 12:30 pm )  
Elementary, Middle
& High school
From 7:15 am – 2:00 pm  From Sunday to  Wednesday From 7:15 am – 12:30 pm Only on Thursday ( Summer and winter ) Except Ramadan Holy Month From 9:30 am -12:30 pm From Sunday to Thursday  

Kuwait academy bilingual school present a unique blend of Kuwait and American curriculums . It offers a challenging program in a nurturing environment , individual attention , yet creative child centered curriculum serves a range of divers students within a family school context . The school seeks to foster in the student the love of learning and provide the requisite preparation for advancement to another stage .

4- Teaching Program :

We adopted American curriculum for science .mathematics and computer for all grads .It is taught by fully qualified , experienced teachers ,their mother tongue is English language .   

Our elementary pupils taught mathematics & science in English starting from grade one. But Arabic language , Quran , Islamic studies laid down by the Ministry of Education.  

5- Evaluation :

Kindergarten Department :

Formal assessments are made in December and May of each year. Reports are sent home twice a year . Detailed records are kept of students progress in all subjects.

Elementary School ( 1-4) :

 Each student’s progress is assessed continually through the year. In addition to this pupils will sit examinations twice a year.

Report cards are sent home four times at a year. At the end of each quarter.

Middle & High School (5-12)  :

Eachstudents progress is assessed continually through the year in addition to this pupils will sit examinations twice a year, at the end of each semester . Report cards are sent home four times a year, at the end of each quarter.

6- Homework :

Kindergarten Dept. : A students receives a homework schedule  in English and Arabic at the end of each week witch must be done and delivered each Wednesday for the advisor of the class.

Other Stages : Recommended amounts of time for homework vary according to the student and the situation , but the student seeking in K.A.B.S. should expect to have homework every night and weekend.

Keeping with a highly developed and challenging curriculum .

Our program is superior to most national and foreign schools inside Kuwait .

 *School fees cover all educational services , books and copybooks students will get in the first semester free of charge . At the end of each academic year , some English books will be taken back as books of hard covers