The International Programs School in Al Khobar opened in 2000 with 19 students. To date, the school now has an enrollment of more than 590 students representing over 35 different nationalities. IPS is one of the best international schools in K.S.A. that offers an American curriculum from K-12 and is accredited by MSA in Philadelphia and authorized by the Saudi Ministry of Education. IPS is a gender-segregated school.
Our faculty is a mix of certified teachers from English - speaking countries and Arabic teachers from the Middle East. Our core courses of study are aligned with North American standards and we pride ourselves in providing a top quality classroom environment for our students.
"International Programs Schools for Boys and Girls is a candidate school* for the IB Diploma Programme. This school is pursuing authorization as an IB World School. These are schools that share a common philosophy - a commitment to high quality, challenging, international education that International Programs School for Boys and Girls believes is important for our students.
*Only schools authorized by the IB Organization can offer any of its four academic programmes: The Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), the Diploma Programme (DP) or the Career-related Programme (CP). Candidate status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted.
For further information about the IB and its programmes, visit http://www.ibo.org"