The Royal Grammar School Guildford (RGSG), in partnership with the Sama Educational Company, is opening a new school in Muscat in September 2023. RGSG Muscat will bring centuries of heritage and academic excellence, while Sama will ensure we honour the cultural values and heritage of Oman. Our students will enjoy an outstanding British international education exemplified by exceptional pastoral care and a multitude of extracurricular activities. From September 2023, RGSG Muscat will be welcoming students from Foundation (age 3 years) up to grade 5 (ages 9/10+).Arrange A Visit Register Now
We are delighted to announce the appointment of the highly recognised international educator, Justin Durling, as our Founding Head. With years of experience as the Head at schools around the globe - including in Egypt, Malaysia, and Ecuador - he will provide an innovative approach to learning and teaching, for the local and international communities of Oman, enabling the development of every aspect of the character and talents of each individual student.
Chris is passionate about enabling young people to achieve their aspirations and make their dreams become a reality. He has collaborated with schools around the world to develop creative and innovative blends of curriculum, learning, teaching, facilities and leadership to make this happen. He has developed schools across the Middle East, Europe, Asia and South America, and chaired international education organisations, with the sole aim of impacting the learning of young people around the world, by preparing them for their future in a volatile, complex, rapidly changing and often ambiguous digital and global society
Students at RGSG Muscat will receive a UK education that has been adapted to align with the cultural values and everyday life in Oman. As one of the most renowned curricula in the world, our British-based, Middle Eastern influenced, education will offer students many opportunities for growth, challenge and learning in a happy, safe, well-ordered and stimulating environment. We pride ourselves on providing a curriculum that enables each student to realise their aspirations and dreams by balancing their academic and personal development.Learn More
Sama has been offering high-quality education to local and international communities in the Middle East since 2008, with its diverse educational provision of schools, nurseries, and a learning institute. The Sama network of schools and 15 years of Arab cultural and educational expertise enables us to support our students and offer them a cutting-edge learning environment. Our commitment to excellent learning and teaching, and nurturing of committed global citizens, makes the RGS-Sama partnership unique in the region. Not only do we share our educational ethos, but we have the desire and resources to create a distinctive international school with outstanding facilities, caring, professional and thoughtful staff and the ability to provide our students with a future-ready education.Learn More