Best International School in Riyadh

Give Your Child a World Class Inquiry-Based American Education At the Best International School in Riyadh, OWIS


Unique Learning Spaces
Ensuring Holistic Growth


Apple Powered School Offering Responsible Digital Citizenship


Give Your Child a World Class Inquiry-Based American Education At the Best International School in Riyadh, OWIS


Unique Learning Spaces Ensuring Holistic Growth


Apple Powered School Offering Responsible Digital Citizenship

Give Your Child a World Class Inquiry-Based American Education At the Best International School in Riyadh, OWIS

Learning at the Best International School in Riyadh

OWIS is one of the best schools in Riyadh for students to gain knowledge and lifelong learning in an engaging, close-knit learning environment. We personalize the education experience at our international school and build a community of learners who are curious, creative and excited to learn.

Curricula Offered at OWIS Riyadh International School

Qualified Teachers

An international school in Riyadh with highly qualified teachers who are experienced in imparting well-designed Inquiry-based American curriculum

Inquiry-based American Curricula

Two high quality curricula offerings; an American education based on a unique combination of Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards; and an IB PYP education.

Smart Campus Facilities

An American International School with world-class digital facilities and child-friendly infrastructure which will provide holistic development to students through excellence in academics and beyond.

Values-Based Education

We place great importance on values-based education. Kindness, respect, and empathy are instilled in our students, creating a harmonious and inclusive community.

Curricula Offered at OWIS Riyadh

The IB PYP and American Curriculum for primary education are offered to learners at OWIS Riyadh.
Smiling students at OWIS Riyadh engaged in a reading activity


The IB Primary Years Program (IB-PYP)  at OWIS Riyadh lays foundations for a lifetime of curiosity, creativity, intellectual achievement and growth in young learners

American Curriculum

The gold standard for education across the world, the American curriculum is offered to students in Kindergarten and Primary grades through Common Core and NGSS.


What Education does OWIS Riyadh International School Offers?

Our international school in Riyadh offers Inquiry-based American education which prioritizes excellence in academics as well as overall values-based development in a safe environment.

Grade 11 and 12

High School

In our international school in Riyadh, students will have a choice between American Advanced Placements or the IB Diploma Program (pending authorisation), both of which will help them develop academic, social and practical skills for admissions into America and European Universities in future.

Welcome to OWIS International School Riyadh and Our One World Community of Over 70 Nationalities and Cultures

It is an honour to serve as the founding Principal of One World International School in Riyadh. Welcome to the start of this academic school year.

At OWIS Riyadh school, we believe in educating students to be lifelong learners and well-informed and productive community members who are active, engaged, and responsible citizens for both the local and global community.

Shannon Pipes

Principal, OWIS Riyadh

About Global Schools Foundation

Global Schools Foundation is a not-for-profit chain of K-12 schools in Southeast Asia. Headquartered in Singapore, the organization was created with the goal of providing affordable, high-quality education to international communities worldwide, GSF was founded in 2002. Nearly two decades later, the foundation’s schools have received more than 450 national and international awards for academic excellence.

We are a member of Global School Foundation


Awards in education excellence


Years legacy in quality teaching and learning


Campuses across Asia and the Middle East


Nationalities of students


IB world toppers and near perfect scorers

What does it feel like to be a part of the OWIS family?​

  • Video Testimonial

    Uzra Mohsin

    Mother of Inayah Grade 4 and Syed Grade 1

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    Sara Alabdali and Majid Alayoubi

    Parents of Ibrahim Grade 4 and Lara Grade 5

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    Amirah Almashjari

    Mother of Naif Grade 4 Faris Grade 2

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    Mona Tawfik

    Mother of Clara Grade 1 and Adam PreKG

What does it feel like to be a part of the OWIS family?


As the best international school in Riyadh, OWIS provides excellent transportation facilities for students residing in different parts of the city. OWIS Riyadh campus is easily accessible by road. It is located in the neighborhoods of Al Muruj, near Exit 9 on King Khalid Road.

OWIS Riyadh is recognized as one of the top schools in Riyadh for offering a rigorous and internationally recognized curriculum. It follows American curriculum integrated with IB PYP (International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme) framework. Our focuses on developing students’ academic, social, and emotional skills through inquiry-based learning.

The fee structure for One World International School in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, may vary based on the grade level and specific programs offered. For detailed information about the current fee structure, it is recommended to visit our fee page or contact the admissions office.

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The One World International School Riyadh Campus provides state-of-the-art classrooms, skill studios, library and a multipurpose hall for various activities. Additionally, there are outdoor spaces for sports and recreational activities, including a playground and sports fields.

Contact Us

Address: Building No 2517, Al Muruj, Olaya St., Maan St., Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Phone: +966 552504149/507219782


We are an IB PYP Candidate School

Admissions Open for Pre-Kg to Grade 5

Register with us to enroll into our play-based, inquiry-led curriculum which lays the foundation to a fruitful co-educational learning journey for your child

Call Us: +966 552504149 | +966 507219782