Admission Policy

Admission Process

As per the instruction from the Administration Office, the procedures for admission are as follows:

  • Oral information is extended to the parents concerned and also an admission forms is issued prior to the admission formalities.
  • Admission for Kindergarten and school are done as per the instructions received from the Ministry of Education.
  • Admissions are granted based on performance in the entrance exam conducted under the supervision of principal and teachers of English and Math.
  • The entrance exam will be based on the syllabus of the preceding class to which admission is sought.
  • Applicant tests are assessed by the teachers and the parents are informed about the results.
    • If a candidate secures 50% or more, then he/she is suitable for admission.
    • If the candidate fails to secure 50%, parents are informed about the weaknesses and thereby a written undertaking is being requested to improve the respective areas, the student could be accepted with conditions.

Age Requirement

The school age requirements of the school follow the Saudi Ministry of Education rules and regulations.





3 years


4 years


5 years

Grade 1

6 years

Grade 2

7 years

Grade 3

8 years

Grade 4

9 years

Grade 5

10 years

Grade 6

11 years

Student Records from Other Schools

requires student records from the applicant’s previous school before any student is accepted. These records include reports, transcripts, and results of standardized tests.

Needed Documents

The following documents are required to complete the admission:

  • School registration form.
  • 8 Personal photo for student size 4x6 with CD
  • 2 Copy of Birth Certificates.
  • 2 Copy of Family identity card for Saudi or Iqama for non-Saudi.
  • 1 Copy of student Passport.
  • 1 Copy of Vaccination Certificate.
  • Medical examination
  • Report for the previous grade.
  • Father’s employment verification letter for non-Saudis.

Late Admissions

A student may be admitted to R. I. S. only if:

  • The student is transferring from outside Dammam.
  • The student took approval from the Ministry of Education.
  • Places are available.

During the second term of an academic year, admissions take place only during the first 2 weeks of the term. No students will be admitted after that time.

About Rand

At Rand International school we aim to give every child the very best start possible to their education through vibrant and engaging teaching, enabling the children to become active learners and by using an exciting, broad and balanced curriculum.

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