What is the process for applying to Kuttab International Schools?2022-02-09T07:49:15+00:00

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What are Kuttab International Schools’ fees and tuition rates?2022-02-09T07:52:52+00:00

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What is government VAT and how does it affect my school payments?2022-02-09T08:09:34+00:00

As of January 1, 2018, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia implemented a Value Added Tax (VAT) rate of 5% which was later increased in the summer of 2020 to 15% to all tuition and educational supplements, this includes funds added to student accounts. This is not an additional cost but rather a government mandated tax. Saudi Nationals who provide their family national number are exempt from paying VAT.

Does Kuttab International Schools offer a sibling discount?2022-02-09T08:10:20+00:00

Yes, Kuttab offers a 10% sibling discounts. Please see Fees and Payments for further details

If an applicant has dual citizenship, which passport must be used during the application process?2022-02-09T08:10:50+00:00

Any applicant holding a Saudi passport must apply using their Saudi passport. Applicants from other nations should use the passport connected to their Saudi visa (e.g., Iqama).

What type of curriculum does Kuttab International Schools offer?2022-02-09T08:11:40+00:00

As a school committed to excellence, Kuttab International Schools follows the Cambridge Curriculum which is an exceptional
academic program serving students K-12. Key subject areas include English, language arts, mathematics, science, Arabic language, Quranic studies, and physical education.

Please visit Curriculum Page for more detailed information.

Does Kuttab International Schools offer extra-curricular activities?2022-02-09T08:12:05+00:00

Yes, Kuttab International Schools offers students, and invites members of our local community, to a wide variety of activities
through after school programs. In addition, there are a wide variety of clubs that offer service opportunities and develop leadership skills including

What are the approximate class sizes at Kuttab International Schools?2022-02-09T08:14:37+00:00
Grade Level Approximate Numbers of Students in Each Class/Section
KG 1 16
KG 2 16
KG 3 16
Grade 1 18
Grades 2-12 19
What are the nationalities of Kuttab International Schools students?2022-02-09T08:18:19+00:00

Kuttab students come from all around the world. The top nationalities are Saudi Arabia,

What are the nationalities of Kuttab International Schools teachers?2022-02-09T08:18:43+00:00

For the most part, Kuttab teachers are from all over the world including the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, and other native English speaking countries.

Where is Kuttab International Schools located?2022-02-09T08:19:03+00:00

Kuttab is located in the Granada neighborhood of Riyadh, exit

Does Kuttab International Schools provide school bus transportation?2022-02-09T08:19:34+00:00

Kuttab does not currently offer bus transportation. Parents are responsible for providing transportation for their children. To ensure student safety, families, drivers and nannies are allowed into the school building upon presentation of valid credentials.

What are Kuttab International Schools’ school hours?2022-02-09T08:20:06+00:00

Schools hours are from 7:30 AM to 3 PM. Weekends are Fridays and Saturdays and summer hours are limited.

What is the start date and end date at Kuttab International Schools?2022-03-02T12:29:30+00:00

The first day of classes for the 2021-22 school year is Sunday, August 29, 2021. The Kuttab International Schools calendar consists of instructional days and the required local holiday. The last day of school for the 2021-22 school year is scheduled for Thursday, June 16, 2022.

Do Kuttab International Schools’ students wear school uniforms?2022-02-09T08:21:15+00:00

Kuttab International Schools requires students to wear school uniforms and must follow the student dress code.

Does Kuttab International Schools provide a lunch program?2022-03-02T12:35:02+00:00

All students bring their own food to school each day and eat breakfast and lunch in their assigned Dining Hall, where they are supervised by teachers and support staff.

What are the technology device requirements for students?2022-02-09T08:22:14+00:00

Families are required to have internet access at home so that students may access learning resources outside of regular school hours and during scheduled Virtual Learning days. An important component of Kuttab’s learning program is the blended learning platforms. Kuttab utilizes several blended learning platforms to extend learning beyond the classroom. The main communication and collaboration platforms are Zoom and Educore. Student access to these services at home is essential for students to continue to work on assignments, to collaborate with peers and teachers, and learn what they missed in classes after absences.

What world languages are offered at Kuttab International Schools?2022-02-09T08:22:44+00:00

Students take Arabic language classes two times a day for every five days.

Does Kuttab International Schools administer standardized tests?2022-02-09T08:23:10+00:00

Yes, standardized tests are administered to students in addition to assessments. Grade 12 students are required to participate in the PISA 2022 test as well as

Where do Kuttab International Schools graduates go to college/university upon graduation?2022-02-09T08:23:34+00:00

Kuttab students matriculate to some of the finest colleges and universities in the world.