Forsan British School

Why FBS?

A safe and welcoming campus

Our modern campus is located on the edge of Smouha with good road access and well served by our various bus routes. Together with the American School and Playschool we enjoy the security of our purpose built facilities in an environment that is welcoming and family-focused. Classrooms are large, well lit and ventilated and corridors wide and easy to navigate. Foundation Stage has its own area within the school, with dedicated outdoor spaces, providing that extra assurance for the younger ones whilst still keeping them within our community. Our campus also hosts our graduation services, fairs, bazaars and much more!

State of the art facilities

Located over four floors and with three enclosed outdoor play areas, two with artificial grass, students are well provided for with X fully equipped science laboratories, music rooms, interactive whiteboards in every classrooms, IT suites and its own 500 seat theatre and indoor, half Olympic size, swimming pool.

Great teaching and learning

Our performance in UK international examinations as well as Egyptian is outstanding, with our students leaving us to go on to a wide range of exciting and competitive university destinations home and abroad. We boast a high calibre of highly qualified and experienced teachers with very good teacher pupil ratios and small class sizes. The standard of Arabic and English across the school is excellent and the latter supported by a core team of native English speakers delivering our Global Perspectives programme.

Excellent pastoral care

Forsan British School is full of happy children who want to come to school every day. Our Heads of Section oversee a team of tutors and classroom teachers who ensure that every child feels secure and recognized as an individual. Our on-site doctor, nurse and educational psychologist are always on hand for specialized support. Student voice is encouraged and listened to through school prefects and regular questionnaires.

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Welcome from the Principal

Hello and welcome!

Whether you are a current, former or prospective parent or student or just curious, welcome to our website and thank you for your interest in us!

Every Principal will tell you that choosing the right school for your son or daughter is one of the most important choices you will ever make; what we offer at Forsan British School makes this, however, one of the safest and most rewarding investments you could ever choose.  Forsan British School offers the best of the English and Egyptian curriculum, delivered by expert and committed staff in safe and state of the art facilities and all backed by the vision and solidity of the Ragab Group and their longstanding commitment to education and the young people of Egypt.

We hope this website gives you some idea of who we are and what we stand for. We work hard to make it as easy to use and as up to date as possible, but your feedback will only help to make it better so please do contact us if you cannot find the information you are looking for here or you want to arrange a tour.  Contact us here for an appointment or phone call: 03-3835380/1/2

Accreditation and Awards

Forsan British School is accredited to allow students to study for and sit examinations in their respective national curriculums.
Forsan British School has been accredited by Cambridge Assessment to offer Checkpoint, IGCSE, AS and A Level examinations through to Year 12.

The British Council is our partner in handling the administration of these examinations throughout the academic year as well training our teachers on a variety of courses related to the British Curriculum.

We maintain positive relations with the British Consulate in Alexandria, ensuring that we are kept up to date with developments and opportunities.


About FBS

At Forsan British School we educate our students to be the leaders of tomorrow and as our alumni grow in number we look forward to their success.