School Profile


Al-Bayan International School is a private co-educational international non-profit, KG-12, American curriculum school dedicated to serving the individual needs of all children. BIS believes in a student-centered approach that is collaborative and plans cross-curricular.

Founded:

Al-Bayan International School (BIS) opened with the new name and fully restored campus in the Fall of 2017. The school was originally founded in 1993 through the philanthropic initiative of Mr. Fawzi Al-Saleh, and was named in honor of his late wife, Ms. Fawzia Al-Sultan as Fawzia Sultan International School.

Holding Company:

Fawzia Sultan Educational Company (FAWSEC), a non-profit organization.

School Leaders:

Director:

Dr. Zakariya Palsha

 

Principal:

Mr. Kandas Botha

 

School Coordinators:

Ms. Catie Bartley – KG & ES Coordinator

Ms. Mary Thomas – MS Coordinator

Ms. Crystal Minchew – HS Coordinator

 

Location:

Al-Bayan International School, Hawally, Beirut Street, Behind Dar Al-Shifa Hospital P.O Box 356 Hawally 32004, Kuwait

School Hours for Students:

The school week is Sunday to Thursday. Student days are between 175-180 days per year.
School Hours for SY 2018-2019 are 7:25 am – 12:35 pm for KG 1 and KG 2 and 7:25 am - 2:00 pm for Grades 1-12.