Rift Valley Academy

Curriculum: Students participate in a rich program of arts and sciences based on an American curricular foundation. We also support students who require British IGCSE qualifications. World languages offered are Swahili, Spanish, and French. The school offers a number of AP courses each year. Support services include ESL assistance, academic student support, counselors in residence and three full-time nurses. A wide variety of term-length and enrichment courses in fine arts and life skills are offered.

City
Kijabe
Email
admissions@rva.org; rva@rva.org
Website
http://www.rva.org
Administrator
Peter Wilson (Superintendent)
Grades
K-12
Ages
5-18
Students
500, 30 nationalities
Tuition
A schedule of current costs may be obtained upon request.
Boarding
School sponsored boarding homes, segregated by gender, except for the grades 3-4 dorm.
School Year
Late August - July (trimesters, 12 weeks each)
Sponsoring Organization
Africa Inland Mission
Year Founded
1906
Accreditation
Accredited with the Middle States Association of Colleges & Schools (MSA); Member of: National Association for College and Admission Counseling, Kenya Association of Independent International Schools, Testing Center for College Board (AP, SAT, PSAT) and ACT. Testing Center for Cambridge Exams (including IGCSE)