Come work in Bahrain, a country ranked first in the world as a place to live for expats. In both 2017 and 2018 Bahrain was named the top country to live as an expat as voted by expats around the world in the InterNations Insider Annual Survey. Be a part of the American School of Bahrain's founding team in a brand new state of the art school supported by an organization with over 40 years successfully operating schools around the world.
American School of Bahrain (ASB) is a learning community dedicated to providing a world-class international education and to inspire intercultural understanding. At ASB, our mission is to provide a challenging American and international education in a happy and accepting environment where students are inspired to pursue their passions and to be responsible global citizens in a complex world. As an Esol Education school, ASB has a rich heritage of educational excellence to tap into. Esol Education has been successfully operating schools for over 40 years, serving a community of over 10,000 students, with certified, professional and caring teachers, experienced leadership and world-class facilities.
Our brand new purpose-built campus is being constructed on 17 acres in Wadi Al Buhair, Bahrain and is designed with a great feeling of space, which enhances the teaching and learning at the school. We will open our doors on September 1, 2020. ASB is equipped with state of the art facilities designed in line with the latest education research.
As an American international school in Bahrain, ASB will offer a Pre-K to grade 12 American curriculum, with the option of the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma in Grades 11 and 12. Founding Director Dave McMaster has 30 years of experience in both public and private education in Canada, Hong Kong and Bahrain. He was the Head of school at Canadian International School of Hong Kong for ten years, working alongside a world-class faculty and leadership team who elevated the school to one of the most respected and sought after schools in South East Asia. Dave believes in establishing a positive, progressive culture in the school where faculty and staff feel safe to take risks, strive for excellence in everything they do and most importantly love coming to school each and everyday.
To be a vibrant learning community known for its love of learning, excellence in education, and service to its community and beyond.
At American International School of Bahrain, our mission is to provide a challenging American and international education in a happy and accepting environment where students are inspired to pursue their passions and to be responsible global citizens in a complex world.
• 17 acre campus
• 20,000 sq m built up space
• Technology enabled classrooms
• STEAM LABS
• Maker Spaces
• Six Science Labs
• Two Library Media Centres
• Two Cafeterias
• Extensive Outdoor Play Space for All Ages
• Comprehensive Athletics Complex
• Swimming Pool
• Large Indoor Gymnasium
• Outdoor Basketball Courts
• Regulation Sized Soccer/Rugby Field
• 400 M Regulation Track