King’s College School Opening in August 2022 in Nassau
NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Inspired Education Group (“Inspired”), the leading global group of premium schools, educating over 50,000 students in greater than 70 premium schools across five continents, yesterday announced plans to expand its educational footprint to The Bahamas with the establishment of King’s College School, The Bahamas.
Once accomplished, the varsity might be the primary of its kind within the region that is a component of a worldwide group of faculties and can enroll students from pre-reception to 12 months 13 at its 10-acre campus on the western end of New Windfall.
King’s College Schools have provided children with a rigorous and broad education since 1969, with a concentrate on bilingualism and preparing children for all times beyond school. Academic excellence is supported equally with a concentrate on sports and performing arts, teaching students not only the knowledge and skills required to achieve success, but in addition the attitude and values they should thrive in an ever-changing world.
Nicholas Wergan, Inspired Group education director, said the new school might be focused on offering a world-class education on the island.
“King’s College Schools are renowned for his or her academic excellence world wide and their ability to immerse students in environments where they’ll develop global competencies,” he said.
“Our aim is to encourage innovation, construct confidence and help young minds learn and grow so that they can thrive on the earth today and in the longer term.”
King’s College School, The Bahamas, will enroll students for the August 2022 academic yr from reception (age 4) to 12 months 7 (age 12), with a new grade added every yr thereafter as much as 12 months 13. Pre-reception (age three) will even be available from August 2023.
All Inspired schools are purposefully designed to reflect not only the character of the varsity but in addition its environment and site. King’s College School, The Bahamas, will provide a contemporary and interesting learning environment, designed around the way in which students learn today. In-person education is scheduled to begin in Nassau at leased facilities in August 2022, with plans to maneuver into a contemporary, purpose-built campus in the beginning of the 2023 school yr. The sports grounds might be accessible from the beginning of the August 2022 academic yr.
Wergan said: “We’ll offer a state-of-the-art, world-class campus once accomplished in 2023. We can have football pitches, a 25m swimming pool, tennis courts, padel courts, an adventure park playground, dance, drama and art studios, a multi-purpose hall, modern science labs equipped with the most recent technology and an abundance of green spaces and shaded play areas.
“Students at King’s College School, The Bahamas might be guaranteed admission to any Inspired secondary boarding school globally should they need to proceed their education abroad, or for exchange programs and enriching summer camps with other Inspired schools.
“The three Inspired pillars — academic, sports and the performing arts — might be on full display at King’s College School, The Bahamas. Also, with community engagement as a crucial a part of our ethos, we hope to share our depth of resources and global best practices.”
The varsity has appointed Matteo Rossetti as its founding headteacher. The varsity’s board of directors will collaborate with the pinnacle of faculty to discover opportunities to support local initiatives where King’s College School resources might be most useful and impactful.
Moreover, they may concentrate on the establishment of a scholarship program to welcome Bahamian students to experience an exceptional King’s College School education. They might be particularly focused on identifying Bahamian students, no matter family income, who show a thirst for knowledge and learning.
For more detailed information on King’s College School, The Bahamas, or Inspired group schools, visit https://www.kingscollegeschool.bs or https://inspirededu.com.