FAQ

What is the Emergency School Closure Procedure?

Severe weather or other emergent situations such as flood, loss of electricity, and interrupted water supply may force school closure. A decision to close the school is made by the principal. As soon as a decision is made, it will be communicated to parents via email and phone calls as early as possible.

When is the starting date for registration?

There is no specific date for registration.

How can I obtain an application?

You can download and fill out an application form from the admission section and email, fax or mail to the Admissions Office.  Visit our contact page for more information!

What is the right age to start Kindergarten?

Four and a half years to Five years old.

Do you have Pre-Kindergarten?

Yes, we do have a pre-Kindergarten grade.

Do you have a deadline for registration?

No we do not have a deadline for registration. Admission applications to Oman Private School are invited throughout the year.

Do you have a deadline for re-registration?

Yes, the deadline for re-registration is March 1st of each school year.

What are the required documents to register a child?

To register your child you will need the following:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Most recent report card
  • Copy of medical card
  • Parent’s/Guardian’s driver’s license
  • Parent’s/Guardian’s legal document
  • Citizenship Card, Immigration documents or Proof of residency
  • Proof of Guardianship and relevant legal documentation
  • Immunization records and other relevant health/medical information

If my child is on the waiting list, when do I expect the school to contact me?

If space becomes available during the school year the admission office will contact you to arrange an assessment test for your child.

When do I need to pay registering fee?

Registration fee is not required before the assessment test.

Can I register my child over the phone?

In order to complete the registration process you need to fill out and sign the application form.

If I register my child today does this mean that he/she is enrolled?

Registration is only the first part of the admission process. Your child needs to write the assessment test before he/she is enrolled.

Do you have transportation service?

Yes, we do provide transportation to MSQ, Al-Khuwair, Al-Qurum, Al-Ghubra, Bausher, and Al-Azaiba. Please call the school to inquire if the bus service is available in your area.

Up to what grade is Oman Private School?

Currently Oman Private School is from kindergarten to grade nine.

Where are the majority teachers and principal from?

The Principal and the majority of our English-medium teachers are certified teachers from Canada, USA and South Africa.

What is the minimum age to join the school?

The minimum school age is 3 years, 2 months for the KG1 class.

Is Arabic, Social and Islamic Studies medium instruction in Arabic?

Yes, the medium of instruction for Arabic, Social and Islamic Studies is Arabic, but we will also have a class in English for those whose first language at home is not Arabic.

Where is the school located?

The school is located in Bausher near Muscat Private Hospital.

Do you have plans to expand the school?

Yes, plans are underway for school expansion to accommodate more students.

Do you provide any additional or remedial classes for students who cannot cope up with the school curriculum?

Yes, we will have remedial program for students who require extra support.

Do you have Qur’an Hifz Classes?

Yes, we do have Qur’an Hifz program as an extracurricular activity.

Will there be separate classrooms for Girls and Boys?

We will have separate classrooms for Girls and Boys when we move to the new premises.