Education

Pembroke Prep School, Gilgil (weekly and full time Boarding)

Pembroke Prep School, Gilgil (weekly and full time Boarding)

Education

Kenya has many primary schools, prep-schools and kindergartens which are highly respected both within the East African Community and Internationally.

Primary School & Middle School
There are many international schools in Kenya with various educational styles. There are many British Curriculum Schools and also altenative schools such as Rudolf Steiner (Waldorf) schools to those following a Swedish, Dutch Schools and even Japanese curriculum. Standards tend to be high with many having a diverse body of students from many cultures and countries. Most International Schools are British -based, being affiliated with IAPS, and so Common Entrance exams are taken by students at the age of 13. There are also various International Schools representing many nationalities, who are not part of this tight knit group of British Schools. There a couple of excellent Boarding schools outside Nairobi.

Kindergartens
  • My School Montessori
  • Pembroke House Prep School
  • Braeburn School
  • Braeburn Kisumu International School
  • Rift Valley Academy
  • Peponi Prep School
  • International School of Kenya

Prep/Elementary/Primary Schools

  • Peponi Prep School (P1)
  • Rift Valley Academy
  • International School of Kenya
  • Brookhouse
  • Braeburn Mombasa International School
  • Kenton College Prep School
  • Aga Khan Junior Academy
  • Banda

Secondary/High School
There are several leading international schools in Kenya who offer Secondary /High School education. You will have to choose whether your child wants to take A levels or the International Baccalaureate as schools generally offer one or the other. At the age of 13, after common entrance exams, some students go on to study abroad in prestigious schools, very often in the UK. Students who have studied in Kenya are often popular with universities, and a healthy proportion of them go on to attend Universities at Oxford, Cambridge, Imperial College, Yale, MIT etc.

  • Rosslyn Academy
  • International School of Kenya
  • Peponi
  • Hillcrest
  • Rift Valley Academy
  • Brookhouse
  • Braeburn School (Primary and Secondary)
  • Kabete International School

 

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