Frequently Questions and Answers


  • What is the capacity of students per class?

22 students per class for all stages.



  • When is the school's weekend and what are the school's holidays?

- BRS is off on Fridays and Sundays. 

- The school year is divided into 3 trimesters. Breaks are set on our school Calendar by the beginning of the school year.

- National holidays are determined by the Ministry of Education.



  • How many semesters does BRS have?

Three trimesters.



  • Are there any foreign teachers?

No, BRS teachers are highly-qualified and experienced Egyptians.



  • Do you offer a second language?

Student may choose either French or German as a second language as of Foundation 1. The second language is listening-only in the Foundation stages.



  • Are there any registration or “donation” fees?

Upon acceptance, new applicants must meet the “registration fee” deadline to ensure their placement. The registration fees are basically the 1st installment.

BRS does not require any “donation” fees.



  • What are the bus fees, routes, and application?

Bus fees are fixed for all routes regardless of distance.

Bus route availability depends on the number of students applying for that particular route, and will be announced at the beginning of the academic year.

The bus application date will be posted on the school website.

For more information, kindly contact the Bus Office:  




British Ramses School, 2014, is an international school that follows the Cambridge Primary and IGCSE curricula. The school is an affiliate of the Evangelical Synod of the Nile - the Higher Council of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church in Egypt.