Heritage International School
6th of October City, Cairo, Egypt
At Heritage International School, we will be dedicated to providing a quality Canadian education program and services in order to help our students attain their full potential academically, socially and physically, as well as provide them with the knowledge and skills required for them to be valued and contributing members of our society.
The school’s mission is to develop a child-centered system of education that allows students to become independent thinkers in their own right.
Heritage International School will ensure your children’s superiority not only in education, but also in building their independent and creative characters.
WHY CHOOSE HERITAGE?
Why choose Heritage? Why choose the Canadian Education?
In 2018, the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) ranked Canada #1 in the English-speaking world in science, math and reading. As in 2012, 2015, and again in 2018, Canada maintained strong performance and outperformed other English-speaking countries in all three evaluations.
According to the OECD’s Program for International Student Assessment (PISA), Canada consistently out ranks the United States and the United Kingdom, often by significant margins.
In fact, Canada ranks ahead of the systems in the US and the UK because the OECD measures an entire country’s system, not just hot spots of excellence which are not accessible to all due to geography or cost. In the vast Canadian public system, every child has access to quality schools.
Canada excels not only in studies in the English language, but is also a world leader in bilingual education.
Heritage’s Got Talent 2021
Dear Students and Parents,
We hope everyone has had a safe and restful holiday and we wish you a Happy New Year!
We are proud to announce the “Heritage International School Online Talent Show”. All students in JK to Grade 12 are encouraged to participate and showcase their talent. You can sing, dance, perform magic tricks or any other talent you have. Students may participate with their parents and/or siblings and/or alone. We remind everyone that videos must be school appropriate as well as be mindful of the current times. If there is more than one person in the video the participants should be wearing masks and/or socially distanced.
All videos must be submitted by Saturday, January 30th using “One Drive”. The videos should not be bigger than 20mb. To upload to “One Drive” students will open their internet browser and type in “One Drive” they will use their MS Teams email to login in and then upload the video to the “One Drive” account. Once the video has been uploaded you then need to send a link of the video to Ms. Mona at email@example.com, Mr. Walid at firstname.lastname@example.org and Ms. Ina Ramez at email@example.com. Videos will be reviewed for appropriate content and then uploaded to the school’s social media accounts on Instagram and Facebook on Thursday, February 4th.
If you experience technical difficulty with the upload please contact Mr. Walid at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Determining the Talent
There will be a total of 4 “winners”. A committee of school teachers will review all videos submitted and choose 2 winners, the “Elementary Online Talent Show Winner” and the “Secondary Online Talent Show Winner”. The second set of winners, will be determined by students, parents, family and friends going online to the school’s social media accounts to vote and like their favourite videos. The student(s) in the videos chosen by the committee and those that receive the most likes and votes will receive a prize for displaying their talent.
In addition to building community and trying to bring some fun and activities back into our school life this is a great time to teach media awareness. The students submitting videos and working hard should only receive our love and support. If anyone posts negative comments or is disrespectful their comments will be deleted and we will report them to the social media platform as well as pursue school level consequences.
We can’t wait to see all the submissions and to all the participants “break a leg”!!!
Admission is now open!
Don’t miss our Orientation Days every Monday and Wednesday!
Call us now on 01068583873 for more information.
GRADUATING CLASS OF 2020
Heritage Graduating Class 2020
This has been an unprecedented year full of uncertainty and new experiences and Heritage International School wants to congratulate all the students on their Graduation from High School.
Graduating Class of 2020
Heritage International School's Head Principal Message to the Graduating Class of 2020
Heritage International's School's Teachers Message to Students
Dear Parents and Students,
We would like to remind everyone of the school’s uniform policy. It can be found on page 27 of the Parent Handbook which is available to download from the school’s website. We ask that all parents help us to ensure their son(s)/daughter(s) is dressed according to the school’s policy. Please note that students will not be allowed to start their school day without the proper school uniform and that no commercial logos will be accepted.
The policy is as follows:
The Class Uniform consists of three parts: the top, the bottom, and shoes.
Acceptable top options are:
- Option 1 – a white polo t-shirt with the school logo on it
- Option 2 – a red polo with short or long sleeves with the school logo on it
- Option 3 – one of the school’s polo shirts with a red sweater with the school logo on it
- Option 4 – one of the school’s polo shirts with a blue sweater with the school logo on it
- Option 5 – one of the school’s polo shirts with a red hooded sweatshirt with the school logo on it
The hooded sweatshirt is available with and without a zipper.
Students registered in grades 11 and 12 will also be allowed to wear the appropriate junior grade 11 or senior 12 polo shirt which can be acquired at the school’s uniform room.
Acceptable bottom options are:
- Option 1 – long navy blue dress pants
- Option 2 – navy blue dress shorts that reach the knees
- Option 3 – school purchased sweatpants with school logo
Acceptable shoe options are:
- Option 1 – runners (runners cannot contain wheels of any form of spikes)
- Option 2 – black dress shoes
Please Note: Students are expected to be clean shaven at school.
Important Note to Parents:
Please note that parents should contact Mr. Rafaat Badran – Heritage Bus Coordinator (Mob. 01222736445) in case of any changes required in the student’s bus route.
Kindly be informed that for the safety of our students, all calls to school’s bus coordinator to change the means of transportation from bus to car MUST be made BEFORE 1:00 pm.
برجاء الاحاطة بانه يجب علي اولياء الامور الاتصال بالاستاذ رافت بدران – مدير الحملة -(01222736445) في حالة تغير وسيلة الذهاب او العودة الخاصة بالطالب و علي ان يكون الاتصال قبل الساعة الواحدة ظهرا. ملحوظة هامة: لن يؤخذ في الاعتبار اي اتصال ليس عن طريق مدير الحملة
Graduating From Heritage
No SAT1/SAT2 Required From Canadian Graduates In Egypt
Heritage is glad to announce that students who are graduating from Canadian schools in Egypt, and have not written the SAT1 & SAT2 exams can now apply to private universities in Egypt. No SAT1/SAT2 Required From Canadian Graduates In Egypt.
As all parents know, the Canadian High School Diploma is highly recognized worldwide as one of the top respected Diplomas. As such, we need not have students striving for the International Baccalaureate (IB) since not having to write SAT’s shows the quality of our Canadian Manitoba High School Diploma. The SAT1 & SAT2 should have never been forced/implemented on Canadian graduates from the beginning. However, due to some political/influential circumstances, it was forced on our students. With the new educated government officials at the Ministry of Higher Education, the SAT1 & SAT2 have been waivered from the Canadian graduates. Which means that Heritage students are not requested to write the SAT1 & SAT2 exams.
The school campus is designed and built according to the highest international standards with a land area of 20.000 square meters. It comprises of 4 classes at each grade level, adding up to approximately 56 classrooms. The classroom is designed to receive 25 students, according to international standards.
Heritage International School is going under continuous development. The main building that comprises the Kindergarten to grade 9 classes is considered to be phase 1 of construction.
Phase 2 is being built at the moment and will comprise the school’s indoor theater and extra classrooms expected to be used soon.
Phase 3 will comprise the swimming pool.
Our staff will take you on a tour to see the school’s
facilities and provide you with all the details you need.
Scheduled days: Every Monday and Wednesday starting
December, parents are welcomed to tour our school