Yanbu International School (YIS) is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and operates under a lease agreement with the Royal Commission of the Industrial City of Yanbu Al-Sinaiyah.
YIS serves the families employed by oil refineries and secondary industrial businesses. The school follows an American curriculum including the core academic program of language arts, math, science, social studies, Arab culture, and physical education.
The primary language of instruction is English. In addition, the curriculum is further enriched by foreign language, technology, advanced literature, health, and other specialist subjects. Students may study in grades JR-KG – 12 at Yanbu International School. Graduating seniors have been accepted to universities in the US, Canada, Pakistan, India, and the Middle East.
Student activities include Student Council, major sports, various clubs, crafts, games, music, library, yearbook, and other activities based on student interest. Students also regularly participate in intra-Kingdom activities including volleyball, basketball, soccer, and cricket.
While we offer an expanded ESL program this year, special education programs are not provided.
Yanbu International School - American Division
|Geographic Area:||Northwest Saudi Arabia on the Red Sea|
|Principal:||Dr. Hal Cooke|
|Enrollment:||390 (as of 28 September 2016)|
|Number of classroom teachers:||36|
|Levels of education:||Pre-Kindergarten - Grade 12|
16 Aug - First Day of School for Staff
11 - 15 Sept - Eid Al Adha
8 Oct - Teacher Workday / Open House / No Students
3 Nov - Teacher Workday / No Students
3 Dec - Teacher Workday / No Students
11 Feb - Teacher Workday / No Students
11 Mar - Teacher Workday / No Students
2 - 13 Apr - Spring Break
8 Jun - Graduation
2016 - 2017 Tuition/fees
|JR-Kindegarten (Half-Day):||13,900 SAR|
|Kindergarten - Grade 5:||58,000 SAR|
|Grade 6 - 8:||60,200 SAR|
|Grades 9 - 12:||65,300 SAR|
|Other Fees:|| 3,000 SAR - Initial registration (KG - Grade 12)
1,000 SAR - Installment Fee
1,000 SAR - Partial Year Enrollment Fee
750 SAR - Late Payment Fee
500 SAR - Testing Fee
|Accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools|