Grow, Build, Achieve - Uniting the best of British education with the best of Kuwaiti culture

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+965 9225 6777

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Saba St, Block 10

Salmiya, Kuwait

08:00 - 14:00

Sunday - Thursday

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+965 9225 6777

For all enquiries

Saba St, Block 10

Salmiya, Kuwait

09:30 - 16:00

Sunday - Thursday

Welcome to Gulf British Academy
Gulf British Academy values trust

Trust

We build trust through our teacher-pupil relationships to create a safe and caring learning environment.

Gulf British Academy values respect

Respect

We cherish one another and promote positive and respectful behaviour so that everyone feels valued.

Gulf British Academy values empathy

Empathy

We encourage seeing with others’ eyes, hearing with others’ ears, and feeling with others’ hearts.

Gulf British Academy values passion - one of GBA's core values

Passion

We deliver varied and inspiring lessons so our pupils become passionate about their subjects.

Growing, building and achieving excellence together

Based in Salmiya, Gulf British Academy opened in 2005 and quickly established itself as one of Kuwait’s top independent, co-educational schools. Our motto is Grow, Build, Achieve and our vision is to unite the best of British education with the best of Kuwaiti culture.

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Head's Welcome

Welcome to Gulf British Academy (GBA). Set in lovely new premises, GBA is an accredited co-educational international school for Foundation to Year 7 pupils (with plans for further expansion each year). I hope your association with us will be a long and enjoyable one and that our website gives you an insight to life at GBA.

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Parent Information

If you have been searching for an international primary school for your child, with an expanding secondary section, we hope you will consider Gulf British Academy. In September 2020 we welcomed our first Year 7 to the new school. In September 2021, this will be expanded to include Year 8, with an additional year level added every year. In the fullness of time, GBA will offer IGCSE and A-Level examinations. This will enable pupils to apply for the best universities in the world.

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Our Curriculum

At Gulf British Academy, we strive to deliver creative and interactive academic programmes. These are based on the new National Curriculum in England and are child-initiated, inquiry based and holistic in approach so that children become confident and independent learners.

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"Tomorrow's world is in today's classroom"

This is our philosophy when it comes to your child's experience at Gulf British Academy - to provide a quality education that empowers them now and for future generations.

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Muhammad AlAli, Director General

News and Events

Dec
17
Roman Day Online - Year 3

Online Romans Day - Year 3 dress up

“Romans, lend me your ears!” This was the cry from our Year 3 teachers as they addressed their troops of pupils at the start of the day. At just after 9am, a…

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Dec
16

Earth and beyond: Year 5 online projects take off!

Over the course of the last few weeks, pupils in Year 5 have been creating their own group projects focused on the topic The Earth and Beyond. Pupils were asked to vote…

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Nov
30
Year 4 Teeth Science Experiment

Teeth - Year 4’s eggcellent science eggsperiment

What an egg-static time for Year 4! As part of Year 4’s Science topic, Animals including Humans, pupils have been learning about types of teeth, their formation, structure and composition, and how…

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