Founded in 2016-2017, Al Khaleej International School is an American Curriculum school offering classes from KG1 to Grade 12. AKIS is now a part of the Beaconhouse family and rebranded to Beaconhouse Al Khaleej International School. We are an inclusive school with a dedicated centre for Students of Determination and we strive to meet the needs of students from a diverse range of ethnic and cultural backgrounds as well as the needs of local and global communities. Our curriculum and inquiry-based approach is designed to equip students with the right skills and mindset to meet the challenges of the 21st Century and our team of committed teachers and support staff empower students and prepare them to lead happy and fulfilled lives in the context of a rapidly changing world. The school is a member of the multinational Beaconhouse Group, which has almost 309,000 students in eight countries worldwide and is possibly the largest school network of its kind in the world. In 2019 the school achieved candidacy status with the NEASC accreditation board (New England Association of Schools and Colleges).
The School offers following subjects:
English Language Arts
Science & Technology
Life Skills and Social Studies
Physical & Moral Education
Choice of a World Language, such as French.
In addition to the above, we follow MOE’s mandatory subjects like Arabic, Islamic Studies, UAE Studies and Moral Education for Arabs and Non-Arabs.
BAKIS assesses students’ attainment and progress through comprehensive analysis of International Benchmark assessments such as MAP, PSAT, SAT, AP, TIMSS, PISA, and CAT4.
In addition, BAKIS is a platform for students to exhibit their talents through Extra and Co-curricular activities, events and competitions.
All students are recognized for their flourishing talents and creativity by Beaconhouse Al Khaleej Community through their awards and rewards programmes.
BAKIS ensures enjoyable learning environment through its strong infrastructure which includes state of the art indoor and outdoor sports areas, Primary and Secondary libraries, general and specialist science laboratories, Robotics Lab, Music Room, etc.