(CAC) is an independent coeducational day school, which offers an educational program from prekindergarten through grade 12 for students of all nationalities. The School was founded in 1945. The school year runs from mid-August to mid-June.
Organization: 10-member Board of Trustees, elected or appointed, governs the School.
Curriculum: Cairo American College offers a rigorous educational program, which follows a general U.S. standards-referenced curriculum model. Starting in the eleventh grade, students may elect to pursue the International Baccalaureate Diploma. School instruction is in English. World languages include Arabic, French, and Spanish. Arabic is taught in grades 1-12; French and Spanish are offered in grades 6-12. Instruction in English-as-a-second- language is offered in grades 1-10. Studies include the history and culture of Egypt, and technology is integrated into the curriculum school-wide. CAC is a non-sectarian institution. 98% of CAC graduates go on to colleges and universities in the United States or other countries. Cairo American College holds dual accreditation from the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and Council of International School.