King's Academy

About Us

King’s Academy is a private, not-for-profit, co-educational boarding and day school (grades 7 to 12) located in Madaba, Jordan. The school, which integrates the New England boarding school experience in the historical and intellectual context of the Middle East, follows an English-language, Advanced Placement program and the College Board’s QUEST framework for teaching and learning. The dynamic curriculum includes an integrated co-curricular program of athletics, activities and community service, and students live in a nurturing residential environment that allows them to flourish personally and intellectually. King’s Academy is situated 30 minutes from Amman on a 144-acre site and comprises 33 buildings and state-of-the-art facilities. King’s graduated its sixth class of seniors in May 2015. In 2015-2016, King’s students numbered 557 and hailed from Jordan and 36 other countries.

SUMMER at KING’S ACADEMY offers students age 6-16 the opportunity for fun, learning and cultural enrichment in a beautiful and safe campus environment. The 2016 program features a variety of options to suit students who are seeking to enjoy the summer while working on their academic skills or athletic ability. Three distinct programs are offered during the summer: an academic program for students ages 12-16, which offers courses in mathematics, English and Arabic; i2 Camp – a series of courses in science, technology, engineering and math for rising 7th-9th graders; and an athletic program, designed for students age 6-12, which offers instruction and training in a variety of sports (day students only).

3 Key Program Features:

  1. National, ethnic and religious diversity. Over 40 countries are represented in our student body
  2. Founding member of the Global Online Academy
  3. One of only 100 schools worldwide invited to offer the AP Capstone program in 2014-2015
  • Total Enrollment : 545
  • Type : Co-Ed
  • Boarding Grades : 9-12, PG
  • Total Students : 545
  • Boarding Students : 381
  • Day Students : 164
  • ESL Offered : No
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  • Avg. Class Size : 15
  • Standard Application : No
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