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Top 5 Best International Schools in Madinah

From EditorTop 5 Best International Schools in Madinah

No matter what nationality or ethnicity you belong to, education (international schools) is a fundamental and imperative human right.

The vast, rich lands of Saudi Arabia are littered with people of multiple nationalities worldwide.

People with families and kids hoping to offer their children a world-class (international) education in this country must know about the best schools in Madinah. 

Madinah is a sacred city in Saudi Arabia. It is one of the most well-known cities in the world, owing to religious importance and pilgrimage.

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It is home to thousands of expatriates, especially from South Asian countries like India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Indonesia. Hence, you will see a strong influence of such schools in Madinah.

People from different parts of the world have gathered in this city to bring a little bit of every culture and school thought process. 

This article compiles information on some of the top-notch schools in Madinah to help ease your school-hunting quest.

King Abdulaziz School (KAISM)

This private school was launched in 2013 and continues its remarkable journey. Headed under the wise leadership of the principal, Mohammed Vall, this school only seems to be going up.

It registered as an IB-accredited institution in early 2017, and English as the primary instruction medium has become quite popular. 

King Abdulaziz School is a private institution offering primary, middle, and high school diplomas at a quality that few schools can compete with.

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There are also science experiments in proper laboratories and many extracurricular activities. Your child is sure to develop more than just his learning.

Since KAISM has prestigious programs to offer, it also comes with hefty price tags. Parents can expect to pay between 31000 and 35000 SR per year, which is quite an amount, to be honest.

The school is expensive, not unlike many other famed schools in the city, but it might just be worth the investment with all that they are offering.

Al Aqeeq International School & College

Al Aqeeq International is just one of the many Pakistan-based schools in Saudi Arabia.

Pakistani ex-pats living in Madina were the ones who came up with the idea of such a school. It affiliates itself with the Federal Board of Education in Pakistan.

The school portion of this institute has ten grades, along with an excellent little kindergarten section. 

The college part of the institute stretches over another two years, hence covering college-level education too.

Al Aqeeq International allows students to pursue pre-engineering or pre-medical courses, and the teaching is recognized in Pakistan if anyone decides to return to university. 

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Al Aqeeq International School is one of the most prestigious schools in Madinah, and it is especially famous amongst Pakistani ex-pats.

The staff is competent and well-versed and takes pride in their work. Al Aqeeq