Established in 1975, The English Primary School Salmiya (EPG) is a leading provider of Early Years, Primary and Secondary education in Kuwait. Today, we are proud to deliver high quality, bilingual education to over 8,500 students across our schools in all areas of Kuwait.
At EPG, families are assured that their child will be taught by internationally qualified educators who are dedicated to supporting students to reach their full potential. Our extensive range of curricular and extra-curricular subjects encourages each child to develop their skills and passions. We enable our students to be lifelong learners, responsible global citizens and leaders of tomorrow.
EPG is the leader in the Early Years sector with 30 locations around Kuwait, offering the highest standard of Early Years education for children aged between 9 months up to Pre-Primary age. EPG follows the English Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum, which ensures each child has the opportunity to interact in positive relationships and enabling environments.
EPG offers excellent Primary School education across multiple campus’ (Salwa, Salmiya and Sabah Al Salem). An enhanced English National Curriculum, both balanced and broad-based, is offered for Key Stage 1 (5-7 year-olds) and Key Stage 2 students (7-11 year-olds). EPG curriculums have been carefully tailored to adapt to local customs and English content is delivered alongside excellent Arabic language content, aligned with the Ministry of Education Arabic and Islamic Curriculum. EPG schools are proud to be fully accredited members of The Council of Overseas British International Schools (COBIS), since 2016.
EPG Secondary education for Key Stage 3 (11 to 14 year-olds) is hosted in a new, purpose built school on the Salwa campus. Specialist teachers provide a full range of subjects, following the National Curriculum for England alongside the Ministry of Education Curriculum, in anticipation of providing students with international certification in Key Stage 4. Students will progress to the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) in Key Stage 4 (15 and 16 year-olds) with the option to progress to Advanced Level Exams (A Level Exams) or international education opportunities.
EPG’s research-based methodology in delivering the curriculum, ensures that children have fun through active learning whilst building the skills they need for success in school and in life. We recognise that parents are an integral part of the learning process and our teachers collaborate with our parents to nurture children into respectful, confident and joyful learners.