The Aga Khan Nursery and Primary School,
Dar es Salaam

Where students are equal on merit and there are limited places available, precedence will be given first to siblings of students already attending any of the Aga Khan Schools and then to siblings of graduates of Aga Khan Mzizima Secondary School.

Admissions Procedures

The Aga Khan Nursery and Primary School in Tanzania welcomes boys and girls of all nationalities, races, religions and cultural heritage.

Selection Process

All students seeking admission to either the Nursery or Primary section take an entrance assessment.

Where students are equal on merit and there are limited places available, precedence will first be given to siblings of students already attending any of the Aga Khan Schools and second to siblings of graduates of the Aga Khan Mzizima Secondary School.

Time of Admission

Admission normally takes place at the beginning of the School year in August. Students will be admitted mid-year if there are places available.

Procedure

Announcements are made in the local newspaper inviting applications for admission. Information is provided regarding the closing dates for submitting application forms, as well as the dates and times of the entrance assessment. Before sitting for an entrance assessment, a completed application form has to be submitted with a good faith deposit.

Where there are more eligible applicants than available places for a particular year group, admission will be on a first come, first served basis.

Parents should contact the School for alternate arrangements if their children are not able to sit the entrance assessment on the scheduled date. the School will accommodate an alternate date if there are still places available in that year group.

Visits to the School

Parents and prospective students are most welcome to make an appointment to meet the Head Teacher to tour the school.

Office hours are 7.15 am to 4.00 pm.


Admissions Fees

Fees payment schedule for the Academic Year 2019-2020.

Below fees are indicated in US$.


Grade/Year
School Fees
Maint. Fees
Total

Nursery Class 1-2
3,126
300
3,426

Nursery Class 3
3,413
300
3,713

Primary Grade 1 - 3
3,964
300
4,264

Primary Grade 4 - 6
4,132
300
4,432

For new students joining AKES,T schools, Parents will have to pay in addition to the above fees, a one time. Payment for admission and caution fees:

Grade/Year
Admission Fees
Caution Fees
Total

Nursery Class 1 - 3
100
100
200

Primary Grade 1 - 6
300
100
400

Good Faith deposit for each level is as follows:

Education Stage
Grade/Year
Fees

Nursery
Nursery Class 1 - 3
500

Primary
Primary Grade 1 - 6
500

The Good Faith Deposit must be paid when the application form is returned duly completed.

Fee payment dates (International)

August - December 2019
August 3, 2019

January - March 2020
December 11, 2019

April - July 2020
April 2, 2020

Notes
An annual year book charge of US$15 will be charged extra per student.
Examination Classes Grade 11 and IB 2 will have the annual fees paid in two installments being August and January.