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  • This Fact Sheet is intended to provide general information. For more information, contact A/OPR/OS ( / +1-202-261-8200) or the school directly.

    The Regional Education Officer for this school is Dr. Tim Stuart.

QSI Quality Schools International

Quality School International (QSI) Djibouti is a PreK-12 school located on the gulf of Tadjoura in Djibouti. The school is housed in three large villas and has a student population of 56 students from 16 different countries. Our staff is a mix of North American homeroom teachers and International subject teachers.

Organization: QSI Djibouti is one of 37 QSI schools located in 31 different countries around the world.

Curriculum: We offer an American based curriculum that is developed and revised by our teacher every seven years. We employ a Mastery Learning model of teaching our curriculum which also includes behavior/social skills in our character development program.

Faculty: In the 2022-2023 school year, QSI Djibouti has 21 total staff including 8 teachers, 4 of whom are U.S. citizens, 0 host-country nationals, and 4 third-country nationals representing 5 different countries. All classroom teachers are certified teachers or completing teaching certification classes.

Enrollment: At the start of the 2022–2023 school year, enrollment was 60 (PreK-12). Of the total, 28 are U.S. citizens (25 USG), 4 were host-country nationals and 28 were third-country nationals.

Facilities: Three villas house our classrooms and offices, as well as a very well stocked library. The outdoor space includes a small basketball court, soccer pitch, two small pools, a preschool play area, a garden and outdoor seating areas.

Finances: In the 2022-2023 school year, the annual tuition rates are as follows: $32,000 annually with a $300 registration fee. (All fees quoted in U.S. Dollars.)

Special Needs: Download the Special Needs Profile (2023 Special Needs Djibouti) for this school to learn more about their capability to support students with exceptionalities.

This Fact Sheet is intended to provide general information. Prospective users of the schools may wish to inquire further of A/OPR/OS or contact the school directly for more specific and up-to-date information. Information and statistics are current as of September 2022 and are provided by the school

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