Class of 2017
Oasis Basketball Bahrain
OASIS JV Soccer 2017
IB Bahrain
Encouraging Independence for Tomorrow's Leaders
Learning
Learning Beyond the Classroom
Small Class Sizes
Small Class Sizes that Lead to Big Opportunities
Best School in Bahrain
Inspiring Students to Pursue their Dreams
We are an IB School
World-Class Facilities
Diverse
Over 30 Nationalities
Sunday
September 17

PTP Back-to-School Breakfast

Day 5

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Wednesday
September 27

Meet and Greet the ASA Vendors

Day 6

2:45PM - 3:30PM
Where: Breeze Way
Thursday
September 28

Coffee with the Counselors

Day 1

8AM - 9AM
Sunday
October 1

Ashoora Holiday

Oct 1 to 2

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Tuesday
October 3

Grade 1-5 Fall MAP Testing

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Sunday
October 15

Start of ASA Season 1

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Sunday
September 17

PTP Back-to-School Breakfast

Day 5

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Wednesday
September 27

Meet and Greet the ASA Vendors

Day 6

2:45PM - 3:30PM
Where: Breeze Way
Thursday
September 28

Coffee with the Counselors

Day 1

8AM - 9AM
Sunday
October 1

Ashoora Holiday

Oct 1 to 2

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Tuesday
October 3

Grade 1-5 Fall MAP Testing

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Sunday
October 15

Start of ASA Season 1

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Latest News

Princeton Partnership
Sep 17
Posted by:
Ken Davis and Dr. Gary Bicker
September 17, 2017
Last year marked the beginning of a budding RVIS partnership with two highly-regarded independent schools in Princeton New Jersey, Stuart Country Day School, an independent K-12 girls’ school and Princeton Academy, an independent K-8 boys’ school. Last year marked the beginning of a budding RVIS partnership
Tara Waudby, Bahrain, International School
Aug 24
Posted by:
Communications Department
August 24, 2017
Dear Parents, As you are aware the Board of Trustees has been working with the International Schools Services Executive Search Department to seek a replacement for Kurt Nordness when he retires at the conclusion of the 2017/18 school year. It is my pleasure to announce that the RVIS Board of Trustees recently hired Tara Waudby as Riffa Views International School Director effective August 1, 2018. We believe that Mrs. Waudby is uniquely positioned to build on the outstanding work that Dr. Nordness has done and we are confident she will take RVIS to the next level.…
Riffa Views Arabic Program
Aug 24
Posted by:
Ken Davis
August 24, 2017
A New Era for Riffa Views International School’s Arabic Program Riffa Views International School is proud to announce a new Arabic Leader and Program for the 2017-2018 school year.  Under the direction of a New Arabic Leader, Fuad Al Anzarouti who is a published author with over thirty years in the education sector, RVIS has set an ambitious goal to become the model of the region in terms of Arabic language development. Mr. Al Anazorouti has experience working as the Head of Arabic at Dubai College, Ministry of Education in the U.A.E., and International Schools in…
Bahrain Shcool Uniforms
Aug 24
Posted by:
Communications Department
August 24, 2017
Dear RVIS Families, As communicated last year, RVIS is introducing to a new uniform for the 2017-18 school year. We are excited that the new uniforms will be arriving soon, and we provide this important information during this time of transition. While we had been told the uniform would be available by now, due to production delays out of our control, there are portions of the new uniform that have yet to arrive at the House of Uniforms. The updated timeline is: August 25th the new uniform will be fully stocked at the HOU, including orders for pickup. August…
New Teachers Bahrain International School
Aug 24
Posted by:
Ken Davis
August 24, 2017
RVIS has always taken pride in the stringent hiring process for new teachers. As a school, we make sure that only highly-qualified faculty are hired that will ensure all the students at RVIS receive a world-class education. The new faculty at RVIS is already showing true initiative and an enthusiasm that is sure to be infectious to our community. I hope you can take the time to give them a warm welcome as you see them in the halls of the school.

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#bahrainholiday #bahrainschools Our new faculty members finishing up 5 days of inservice. They still have so much energy! Thanks for a great 5 days! #rvisionaries #internationalschools #inservice #bh

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Academic Program

Early Childhood
Early Childhood
Our Early Childhood program employs developmentally appropriate, holistic approach to teaching. It focuses on academics and social emotional growth. Throughout the program our team works hard to cultivate the inquisitive nature of children to encourage learning in all environments. The Nursery program at RVIS, offers the internationally recognized Reggio Emilia learning approach. The Nursery program is designed using an emergent curriculum where projects and themes are inspired by the children’s own interests.
 
 
Elementary
Elementary School
Offers an experiential curriculum that focuses on the development of the whole child through a wide-range of innovative teaching practices and activities. Teachers at RVIS also have a wide-range of teaching tools to enhance the learning for each student. We believe that children are motivated to learn when they experience success and develop their understanding. They make connections and build their learning around important concepts. In the elementary school student development is nurtured by highly trained, caring, passionate teachers and support staff.
 
 
Middle School
Middle School Curriculum
The RVIS middle school curriculum is relevant, challenging, integrative, and exploratory. It is based on challenging international standards and includes learning activities that create opportunities for students. The curriculum provides direction for what young adolescents should know and be able to do. It supports them to achieve the attitudes and behaviors needed for a full, productive, and satisfying life.
 
 
High School
High School Curriculum
Riffa Views International School is a College Preparatory school based on U.S. and International Standards. Starting in 9th grade, the students are introduced to a rigorous and supportive academic program. It begins to prepare them for the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program in their 11th and 12th grade years. As student wrap up their 10th grade year, they have the opportunity to select from three different graduating paths: a U.S. equivalent diploma, IBDP Certificate, or IBDP Diploma.