< Back What types of schools do most expats in your city choose for their children? What are some examples of these schools? Is there a lot of competition for spots in local schools? Are pre-schools also widely available (for children approx. 2 to 5 years old)? How are most kids transported to and from school? When does the typical school year start and end? Is there anything else I should know about local schools? What types of schools do most expats in your city choose for their children? Expats that move to Cairo, tend to enlist their children in international (private) schools. Crown Cairo can provide you with all the information you need to know with regards to the public and private schools offered within close proximity to your neighborhood. ↑ Top What are some examples of these schools? A few schools in Cairo that you may want to look into are: New Cairo British International School The Modern English School, Cairo Maadi British International School Schutz American School American International School in Egypt International School of Choueifat - Cairo Cairo American College For more information on any of the schools referenced above, visit their websites or contact Crown Cairo. ↑ Top Is there a lot of competition for spots in local schools? Most international schools only have limited spaces available and you may be placed on a waiting list. It is important that you begin the application process as soon as possible. ↑ Top Are pre-schools also widely available (for children approx. 2 to 5 years old)? There is a vast range of pre-schools in Cairo. It is recommended that you sign your child up as soon as possible. For more information or assistance, contact Crown Cairo. ↑ Top How are most kids transported to and from school? Transport will vary widely, depending on the school and location of your home. Most independent schools run their own bus systems and some parents elect to drive or walk younger children to school. ↑ Top When does the typical school year start and end? The school year in Cairo typically begins in September and ends sometime in June. ↑ Top Is there anything else I should know about local schools? Should you have any questions or need assistance in finding the right school for your child, contact Crown Cairo. ↑ Top IMPORTANT NOTE: Crown Relocations has made every effort to present accurate information. However, regulations, rates and other variables are subject to change and Crown Relocations cannot accept responsibility for the errors that might result. Should you have any questions or need additional information, please contact your local Crown representative.