The Kingdom of Bahrain is an archipelago made up of 33 islands located in the Arabian Gulf between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Qatar.
Bahrain is a country that prides itself in being a thriving multi-cultural hub which welcomes people from all around the world, thanks to its tolerant attitudes, low cost of living, and abundance of educational and health facilities and services. Bahrain’s population is currently around 1.2 million Bahrainis and residents.
Bahrain is an Islamic country that adheres to Islamic culture and values. Islamic holidays are followed per the Kingdom of Bahrain’s Ministry of Education directives; as well as, winter and spring breaks. AWS follows a holiday schedule that takes both the Islamic holidays and best education practice into account when developing its yearly calendar. Dress codes are expected to be followed by all who both work in and those who attend school.