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International Community School, Addis Ababa
Curriculum: US, International, IB
Total Enrolment: 380, 3-18 yrs
PO Box 70282, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: (+251) 11 371 1544
Fax: (+251) 11 371 0722
The International Community School of Addis Ababa
(ICS) is an independent, co-educational school which offers an educational
program from pre-kindergarten through grade 12 for students of all nationalities.
The school was founded in 1966. The school year comprises two semesters
extending approximately from late August to early June.
The school is governed by a nine member Board of Governors, eight of whom
are elected for two-year terms by the International Community School Association,
the sponsor of the school. One member is appointed by the US Embassy,
Membership in the Association is automatically conferred on the parents
or guardians of children enrolled in the school and professional members
of the staff.
The school is located on a 15- acre tract. There are classrooms with adjoining
play areas, a separate library building including an elementary library,
an administrative office area, new performing arts building, a basketball
court, tennis courts, and soccer and baseball fields. The library has
over 12,500 volumes. A large multi-purpose building houses, a gymnasium,
five separate teaching stations, and an art room. A separate building
houses the kindergarten and pre-kindergarten sections.