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Jeddah Knowledge International School (JKS) was established in 1996.  It is recognized in Jeddah for its quality of education, highly effective administrative team, low teacher-student ratio, and a well-rounded environment catering to all aspects of the student needs.

JKS is authorized by the Saudi Ministry of Education to offer International Education.  Upon graduation, all students will receive an American Diploma, and IB Diploma Certificate or IB Diploma.  JKS is the first IB Continuum School in the Kingdom and is authorized to offer the three IB Programmes: Primary Years Programme (PYP), Middle Years Programme (MYP) and Diploma Programme (DP).

Our academic staff consists of qualified, experienced and dedicated teachers representing fifteen nationalities. The school provides maximum opportunities for continued professional development through IB Certified Workshops (external and internal), in addition to our in-house workshops run by qualified consultants.

Our academic program strives towards “Academic Excellence” and it covers the American and International Baccalaureate standards of learning, supervised by our Heads of Departments, MYP, PYP, and Subject Coordinators.

We believe firmly in educational partnership.  We urge our parents to embrace lifelong learning to become involved in their childen’s education, and to nurture the desire to inquire and be a critical thinker. As educators we recognize that we empower today’s young people, and as such we remain open minded, adaptable and flexible from year to year in our learning programs, striving for academic excellence.