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					The British International School, Cairo (BISC)




           APPLICATION FORM




                    2 PHOTOS
                    OF CHILD




Child’s Name:_____________________________
Year group applied for:_____________________
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Please complete a separate form for each child in ink. Please submit two
current passport-size photos with each application together with a
photocopy of either your child’s birth certificate or passport.

The Principal interviews all new families. Further interviews, and testing,
are carried out in the Junior and Senior Schools to assess the suitability of
the applicant/s. After the successful completion of the entrance
procedures, places would be offered, subject to the availability of space.

Please note that the Registration Fee should be paid prior to testing and is
non-refundable with the exception of Foundation Stage 1 when it is paid
upon acceptance. Payment can be made by Sterling cheque or the
equivalent in Egyptian pounds at the current rate of exchange. This
applies for the Registration Fee only. All other fees are payable in
Sterling pounds.

Please read the terms and conditions opposite and then return the
completed and signed application form to the:

Admissions Officer, The British International School, Cairo.

Please note that an application cannot be processed unless signed by the
parent(s) or Guardian(s)

I wish my son/daughter to be considered for entry to the School in the
month of

____________________________ year____________________


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The British International School, Cairo
Beverly Hills Compound
Km. 38
Cairo / Alexandria Road

Mailing Address
P O Box 137
Gezira, Cairo, Egypt

Tel: (202) 736 5959

Email: admissions@bisc.edu.eg
Website: www.bisc.edu.eg
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TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
The following are the terms and conditions at BISC:

   i)     there is no automatic right of entry to the school for any
          individual or group of individuals;

   ii)    entry into the Senior School from the Junior School is not
          automatic; it is dependent on satisfactory reports from the
          Junior School and the passing of entrance examinations;

   iii)   promotion from one year to the next is not automatic;

   iv)    fees are payable on or before the close of business on the first
          day of term; after that date the school has the right to apply
          penalties and to take action to exclude children from school
          until fees are paid;

   v)     registration, admission and supply fees are non-refundable in all
          circumstances;

   vi)    tuition fees are refundable only in exceptional circumstances
          and solely at the discretion of the school;

   vii)   All children are required to take a full part in the activities of
          the school, including physical education lessons and swimming.

   viii) Your child may appear in newspaper photographs and in
         promotional material relating to BISC. If you do not want your
         child to appear in such photographs, please inform the
         Admissions Officer, in writing.

   I have read and accept the above terms and conditions. I understand
   that the school has the right to sue me / us to recover outstanding fees.

Signed:

________________________________Date:_______________________
Father (or legal guardian)

___________________________________________________________
Name in block capitals

________________________________Date:_______________________
Mother (or legal guardian)

___________________________________________________________
Name in block capitals
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ADDITIONAL PUPIL INFORMATION:
EXPECTED DATE OF ARRIVAL OF CHILD IN EGYPT, IF NOT ALREADY RESIDENT


PRESENT SCHOOL                                      NAME OF HEAD TEACHER

TELEPHONE:                                          Curriculum Type:
                                                         US
E-MAIL:                                                  UK
                                                         Egyptian
                                                         Other, please specify

                                                    MAY WE CONTACT THE SCHOOL? YES/NO:
REQUESTED DATE OF ENTRY TO BISC                     PRESENT FORM/ CLASS/ GRADE


DETAILS OF LANGUAGES LEARNT AND YEARS OF STUDY


SPECIAL INTERESTS (Music, sport, etc)


PREVIOUS SCHOOLS (Please indicate dates and forms/ classes/ grades, other than Nursery or
Kindergarten

School 1:                         Dates:                              Curriculum Type:
                                                                           US
                                                                           UK
                                                                           Egyptian
                                                                           Other, please specify

School 2:                         Dates:                              Curriculum Type:
                                                                           US
                                                                           UK
                                                                           Egyptian
                                                                           Other, please specify

School 3:                         Dates:                              Curriculum Type:
                                                                           US
                                                                           UK
                                                                           Egyptian
                                                                           Other, please specify

ANY OTHER INFORMATION (For example, any special family circumstances, medical problems,
allergies)

TO HELP WITH PLACEMENT, PLEASE ATTACH ANY RECENT SCHOOL REPORTS AVAILABLE
(Including details of any past or present learning support help?)


TO WHOSE ADDRESS SHOULD INVOICES BE SENT? (Please tick the appropriate box)

ADMISSION FEE &             Father      TUITION              Father   BUS:          Father
SUPPLY FEE                  Mother      (termly basis)       Mother                 Mother
(one-time, non refundable)  Company/Org                      Company/Org            Company/Org

BISC
IT WOULD BE HELPFUL TO KNOW HOW YOU HEARD ABOUT BISC. PLEASE TICK THE
APPROPRIATE BOX(ES)

 PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT                 COLLEAGUES/FRIENDS                 RELOCATION AGENCY
 EXTRA CURRICULAR                     INTERNET                           ADVERTISEMENT
  ACTIVITIES AT BISC                                                        Please give name of
 FAMILY                                                                    publication:


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            The British International School, Cairo (BISC)
The information on this form is processed electronically for administrative                  Register Class
  purposes and is subject to the terms of the Data Protection Act 1998.

Forenames

Surname
Known as
Date of Birth                                                       Please give figures; e.g. 14 6    Sex
Names of brothers and sisters                                       1984                              (M/
already at this school (if any)                                                                       F)

Pupil’s home address


Postcode                                                                 Email
Nationality 1                                                            Nationality 2
Home Tel No
                                Parents / Guardians living at pupil’s home address                            (see * overleaf)
                                                                          e.g. Mother                             e.g. Father
Relationship to pupil
Title
Initials
Forenames
Surname
Occupation
Name of Company

                                                                                                  
Can be contacted in an
Emergency during the day                       Yes             No        (please tick)       Yes       No        (please tick)


Nationality 1
Nationality 2
Mobile Tel No
Home Tel No
Work Tel No
Email
Letters will be addressed to the parents / guardians named
above using the pupil’s address. If this is not appropriate,
please write the alternative here.




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Other emergency                       Give names, daytime
contacts                              telephone numbers &
                                      relationship to pupil
(excluding parents / guardians)
                                      (e.g. neighbour, aunt,
                                      grandparent or
                                      friend)

Previous School


                                                           Medical Details
Doctor’s name                                                                                        Tel. No
Address

                   Parents may convey relevant medical information here or under separate cover to the school.
             The information is processed electronically but in coded form to enable staff to respond to pupils’ needs.




                                                 Additional parental contacts
  For the purposes of the school records, a pupil’s parent is defined as his/her natural parent and any other person who is his/her guardian,
  who has custody of, or who is likely to maintain, him/her.
Please add below anyone who comes into this category but who is not included overleaf.

Relationship to pupil
(e.g. Mother, Father or
Grandparent)

Title
Initials
Forenames
Surname

                                                                                                             
Can be contacted in an
Emergency during the day                       Yes               No           (please tick)           Yes         No                   (please tick)

If yes, give whereabouts
(e.g. at home or name of workplace)

Mobile Tel No
Home Tel No
Work Tel No
Email
    I declare the information on this form to be correct to the best of my knowledge


Signed ......................................................... (Parent / Guardian)           Date..............................................



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                                         Roll No              Admission Date                          Candidate No
For office use only
                                                  Additional Information
                                                   Main Mother Tongue
              Please tick the one category which best describes your child’s main home language

 Arabic           English              French                    
                                                                    Other (please specify)
 German           Greek                Punjabi                 
 Cantonese        Gujerati             Spanish                 
 Norwegia         Hakka                Turkish                 
 n
 Bengali          Hindi                Urdu                    
 Gaelic           Italian              
                                                      Second Language
                 Please tick the one category which best describes your child’s second language

 Arabic                 English               French               Other (please specify)
 German                 Greek                 Punjabi            
 Cantonese              Gujerati              Spanish            
 Norwegia               Hakka                 Turkish            
 n
 Bengali                Hindi                 Urdu               
 Gaelic                 Italian         
                                                    Religious Affiliation
                      Please tick the one category which best describes your child’s religion

  Muslim                                Christian (please specify)
  Hindu              
  Jewish             
  Buddhist                              Other Religion (please specify)
  Sikh               
  No Religion        
I declare the information on this form to be correct to the best of my knowledge


Signed ......................................................... (Parent / Guardian)   Date..............................................




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