Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions

Admission 2020/2021

What is the accepted age for Pre-KG, KG 1 and KG 2?


Minimum age in October 1st, 2020 for each stage in Academic Year 2020/2021 is as follows

  • Pre-KG: 3 years
  • KG 1: 4 years
  • KG 2: 5 years




How long is the school day for KG stage?


The school day for Pre-KG, KG 1 , and KG 2 starts with the morning line at 8:15 a.m. and ends at 2:30 p.m. However, if the child comes to and leaves school via the BMS Bus Service, he/she will arrive to school around 7:15 a.m. and leave at 3:10 p.m.




When is early admission for Academic Year 2020/2021?


Admission for Academic Year 202/2021 will open during the annual Child Expo located @ Dusit Thani Hotel in 5th Settlement 22-23 November, 2019. If you can't attend the Child Expo, you could visit us at the school to fill an application starting Sunday, November 24.




What is the class capacity?


All classes have a maximum of 25 students, except Pre-KG classes only have 20 students maximum.





High School Scholarship

Who can apply to the scholarship?


3rd prep students from Government or Experimental schools only. They should have a total score of 90%, and a grade of 95% in each of these subjects (Math, Science, and English) Unfortunately, the scholarship is unavailable for students from Private schools.




The scholarship is for one year only?


The scholarship is for the 3 years of Secondary Stage. The student MUST maintain a total score of at least 90%, and satisfactory performance in the extra courses throughout the years to keep the scholarship.




What if the student gets less than 90% in any of the secondary years?


The student has the option of continuing in the normal national section, and pay the schools fees. Or the student can transfer to another school.




Can I fill the application in the school?


Application is only available online through this link: https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=FX2DJY_zfkCOHwSR_oUumidxbe2FXI1FkSnN7QN22ORUN1hUUFVFT0pKTU9YMEpZQU9IWk5XWEZPQS4u




How long is the application available? I want to take my time to decide.


Applications are available from June 18, 2019 until July 3, 2019




The end of the application asks me to email a CV, but I don't have one. Must I send it?


The most important documents to send are:

  • A scanned 3rd Prep report card (or photographed but it must be clear)
  • The student's birth certificate.
  • If there are any extracurricular activities, then send scanned certificates.




Can I still apply to the Scholarship?


The admission to the scholarship was for a limited time, and there are no late admissions accepted.





General

What grades are in the school?


We have grades from Pre-KG to First Secondary in Academic Year 2019/2020




Where is the school located?


The address is end of St. 9 in Mokattam, next to Resala Foundation, opposite Asmarat Heights compound, off the Moshir Tantawy Axis. Our location: https://goo.gl/maps/vRyMCHwCMZ32




Is there an American/British section?


BMS is a national school only so far. We'll be sure to announce if there is an international section someday.




Do you have any teaching/admin vacancies?


If you're interested in joining the BMS team, all you need to do is send your updated CV to the following email: jobs@bmschools.net Please make sure you mention the job position as the email subject. The HR will contact you if there is a vacancy.




Is the school national or international?


BMS is a national school. We aims to provide international quality education for our students. We offer a STEAM-minded education with integrated curriculums, and project-based learning.





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