AmericanSchool -About-Us

American School Operational Statements 2016-2021

 

Our Vision 

To inspire every student to reach their personal potential.

 

Our Mission 

Alexandria House of English American School ensures all students will receive high quality instruction in an aligned and coherent system while addressing their social and emotional needs in a safe and engaging environment.

 

Accreditation:

AdvancED is the unified organization of the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and school improvement (NCA CASI) the northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC), and the Southern Association of Colleges and schools council on Accreditation and school improvement (SACS CASI), creating the world's largest education community, serving 30,000 schools and districts across the United States and around the world.

The American School at Alexandria House of English was approved for initial accreditation for the first time in 2007. Pursuant to AdvancED Accreditation policies and procedures, the school hosted an onsite external review in 2012 and was approved for continuing accreditation, with an expiration date of June 30, 2017. The AdvancED Accreditation Commission, a national panel, reviews and takes action on all NCA CASI accreditation recommendations.

 

 

 

 

2019 – 2020

School Profile

House of English American Division

 

 

 

AddressKM 8 Alexandria / Cairo Agricultural Road, Alexandria, Egypt

.E-mail: american.dept@houseofenglish.edu.eg

Phone Number: +20 (3) 500-3007/8

M.O. E License:

 

 

Principal: Hoda El Khodary

Assistant Principal/Head of  Division: Amira Elmalt

 

 

School: Private Secondary School Grade 7 –  Grade 12

 

Enrollment: 170 students

 

Teacher/Student Ratio: 1:7

 

Accreditation: AdvancED (NCA CASI) (NWAC) (SAS CASI)

 

School Year: Two semesters (4 quarters)

 

School Day: 6 hourly blocks (2 breaks)

 

Faculty: The teaching faculty includes twenty five teachers. The counseling department includes two counselors: Sameh Moftah & Zeina El Gebaly

 

Graduation Requirements: Students must earn a minimum of 24 credits to graduate (complete with a grade of “D” or better). Credits must include 4 years of English, 3 years of Science, 4 years of Math, 3 years of social sciences, 2 years of physical education, 2 years of foreign language/visual – performing arts, in addition to approved electives.

 

Subjects taught in Grades 9 – 12:

 

Grade 9:

English

Math                                          

American History   

Computer

French I         

P.E

Art               

Arabic           

Religion

Social Studies Arabic 

Activity Clubs 

 

Grade 10:

English

Math                                          

World History  I

Computer

French II         

P.E

Art                

Arabic           

Religion

Social Studies Arabic 

Activity Clubs 

 

Grade 11:

 

English

Math                                          

World History  II

Computer

French  III        

P.E

Art                

Arabic           

Religion

Economics 

Activity Clubs 

 

Grade 12:

English

Math                                          

Business   

Computer

Ecology

Psychology          

P.E

Art                

Arabic           

Religion

Advanced Biology  

Community Service

Activity Clubs 

 

 

 

 

Grade Distribution GPA:

Grade point average is weighted on a scale 1-4 and includes all courses taken in grades 9 – 12.

 

 

Advanced Placement:

AP classes are weighted on a 5.0 scale.

House of English offers a varied and comprehensive curriculum. The College Preparatory Program includes the following advanced placement offerings.

 

AP English Language

AP English Literature

AP Calculus

AP Biology

AP Physics

AP Chemistry

AP Economics

AP Environmental Science

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To facilitate prompt arrival, students should be on campus, by 8:00 a.m.

Regular Bell Schedule

Students should be picked up by 3 p.m. on regular school days. H.O.E school doesn’t guarantee adult supervision after this time.

 

 

 

About AdvancED

AdvancED provides accreditation and school improvement services that are supported by state of the art educational technology, policy, and advocacy outreach, education research and innovation to education providers of all types to create a world of opportunities for every learner. AdvancED works with over 32,000 institutions in more than 70 countries serving over 20 million students. AdvancED is the parent organization for The North Central Association Commission (NWAC) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement. (SACS CASI)

 

 

 

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