Orascom Development Egypt (ODE) has signed a School Development Agreement with a private investor to develop a K-12 international school in O West with total investments of 500 million Egyptian pounds
The School will be managed and operated by Kent College, a UK based school operator and one of the top 10 UK schools with 130 years of history, operating only Kent College in Canterbury (established in 1885) and Kent College in Dubai (established in 2016).
This marks Kent Colleges’ first entry into the Egyptian and the African educational market.
The school is expected to start operation in Q3 2022, a year before the delivery of the first real estate units in O West. It school will accommodate 1,500 students with high quality education, supported by around 400 members of staff.
The school will encompass a total of 70 classrooms excluding laboratories, libraries, performing arts spaces, sports spaces and student collaboration areas. Kent College O West will implement the STEAM education system and tutored by British certified teachers. The national UK curriculum will be implemented followed by IGCSE, and the IB curriculum will be optional in senior years.