Primary Education in Muscat

Our Primary School in Al Hail South, Muscat, provides a welcoming and engaging environment for children. We help 6 to 10 year-olds develop a love of learning so that they can build upon their existing key skills and continue to flourish as bright, enthusiastic young students.

To complement the core curriculum and empower our students to explore their interests and talents beyond the classroom, we offer one of the most extensive Primary School Activities Programmes in Oman. Students may enrol in UK-accredited programmes, including the Duke of Edinburgh Award and LAMDA-certified courses that seek to develop leadership skills, creativity, discipline, hard work, resilience, and other competencies that will benefit them for the rest of their lives.

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Why Choose Our Primary School in Muscat?

Our remarkable reputation for student outcomes reflects the success of our primary education. Children are empowered as co-creators of the learning process via an inquiry-based approach, and teachers encourage them to participate in lessons so that they can think critically and demonstrate their understanding while exploring a variety of perspectives around a topic. Proactive learning establishes a strong foundation for future success, and we do all we can to help every student engage, and flourish, in the learning process.

Primary Years Curriculum

In Grades 1 to 6, students receive a high-quality education based on the Cambridge International Primary Years curriculum which is mapped against the National Curriculum for England. This robust course is broad and well-rounded, and subjects include literacy, numeracy, mathematics and science.

Each year of the primary programme is delivered by a knowledgeable team of dedicated teachers. They work alongside arts and sports specialists to ensure every child receives personalised attention and support. On a regular basis, class teachers also arrange fun topic-related excursions to areas of interest close to the school to complement the syllabus.

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Primary School Methodology

At the Primary School level, our methodology is supported by guidelines outlined by Cambridge International and the British Schools Overseas (BSO) board. It strengthens children’s innate curiosity through participation in enjoyable discussions, debates and research, enabling them to delve deeper into topics and gain a greater depth of understanding overall.

Our commitment to an integrated, cross-curricular approach and interactive, collaborative lessons has made us a highly recommended Primary School in Al Hail South and a top choice for families in central Muscat and nearby towns.

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Primary School Language Programme

UK-qualified native English speakers comprise the vast majority of educators at our school. They aim to cultivate an immersive English learning environment ideal for early language acquisition from Grade 1. The main language of instruction is British English; however, Arabic-speaking students also undertake the Ministry of Education’s curriculum for Arabic, Social Studies and Islamic Studies.

At the elementary school level, children are supported to learn English and cultivate a love of reading. Led by experienced childhood education practitioners, interactive daily English literacy lessons incorporate various effective strategies to ensure that students develop confidence, language fluency and enthusiasm for a range of texts. Children enjoy a balanced weekly timetable of daily phonics tuition, guided reading, whole-class reading time, and research sessions in the school library.


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Primary School Facilities

We are a school dedicated to enhancing daily learning with cutting-edge resources. Our primary learners enjoy daily access to modern, premium facilities, usually only found in Secondary Schools. Academic and leisure facilities include purpose-built performing arts studios, a well-stocked library, modern science laboratories, sports courts, and a swimming pool.

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Primary School Teachers

Our passionate teaching staff aim to give every child who enters our doors an enjoyable and valuable school experience. They are specialists in primary and elementary school education. Therefore, children receive a learning plan that directly addresses their goals to prepare them well for academic success in the future.

We believe that school is an extension of the home environment. Therefore, educators and pastoral staff work hard as a team to foster a thriving community. Teachers build strong relationships with families through frequent, open and honest communication, and parents are encouraged to visit the school and offer feedback during termly parent-teacher meetings.


Primary School Extracurricular Activities

Our Primary School programme offers a wide variety of music, dance, drama and sporting activities as part of the curriculum. We believe every child deserves the best opportunities to uncover their special talents, both in the classroom and after-school. Students who wish to take advantage of the exciting variety of primary-level co-curricular activities are encouraged to do so.

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Discover how your child can flourish academically and expand upon their gifts with outstanding teaching and learning practices at our international Primary School in Muscat, Al Hail South.