A word from the Head of School.
Welcome to IBSA – International Bilingual Schools Of Africa!
Our unique team is dedicated to providing an outstanding quality of education. Our mission is to offer our students a rich and varied curriculum which will equip them to tackle the challenges they may encounter for the rest of their lives.
IBSA is a progressive school where the child, nurtured by caring and stimulating adults, can develop to the best of their intellectual, moral and emotional capacity in a safe environment. Realising their full potential in this way will allow the child to play a key role in the sector of their choice.
IBSA’s English programme is an international programme based on the British International Program. Its French programme offers basic knowledge in Literacy and Mathematics based on the Education Nationale Française programmes. Our active bilingual learning start from the age of 2 years in pre-K.
Children who have completed their curriculum at IBSA are effortlessly bilingual by the end of their primary education.
International Bilingual Schools of Africa is a proud International Primary Curriculum (IPC) member. There are well over 1,800 IPC member schools in over 90 countries around the world; all of them part of the IPC learning community. We share learning experiences, resources and ideas and make direct links to enable children to learn from each other.
When you embark on a journey with IBSA you are assured of an education of excellent international quality; a well-balanced education for your child.
Academic learning alone is not enough; it is also essential to commit to the overall development of the child.
In our media library the children are taught reading and research. Our Lab offers our pupils the opportunity to conduct experiments under safe conditions and promotes practical learning. In our workshops the children discover different areas of Arts and Crafts through individual and collective handiworks. We are a Green school. We aim to open our pupils’ eyes to an understanding of sustainable development in order to inculcate in their young minds a spirit ofEco-citizenship that will be beneficial for the future. Our extra-curricular programme offers our pupils the opportunity to develop their skills in divers fields.
Each member of our teaching staff is actively committed to the success and the achievement of academic excellent of all pupils, including children with special needs. After a targeted assessment and after the creation of a personalized learning plan students with special educational needs are fully integrated into the main classroom.
We are pleased with the cultural diversity of the students of IBSA. Our teachers ensure that the program offers the opportunity to understand and celebrate this diversity.
We hope we can count on your enthusiasm and commitment to make our small scholastic community flourish.
The future is in our hands, let’s build it together.
Valérie Zoudiet Coulibaly, Head of School
The Vision of IBSA.
The School Community: International Bilingual School of Africa is born out of a
vision of parents and educators to create progressive schools where the child,
nurtured by caring and stimulating adults, can develop to the best of their
intellectual, moral and emotional capacity in a safe environment. Achieving their
full potential in their way will allow the child to play a key role in the sector of