• Join Our Family

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    Our school

  • Stay Informed

    Find out what's been happening in school.

    Compass School News

  • Where Every Child Thrives

    Our learning approach is designed to ensure that every child is a success.

    Learning at Compass School

  • Be Ambitious

    Our exclusive collaborations mean that your child is exposed to learning experiences from world class institutions.

    Compass Staff

  • Becoming a Global Citizen

    With a community of over 60 nationalities, your child will make friends from around the world.

    Y7 and Primary Reading

  • Dedicated and Inspiring

    Our teachers are recruited for their ability to nurture lifelong learners and inspire each and every student.

    Students at piano

  • Find out where we are and contact us

    Information and maps to get in touch.

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  • Parent Essentials

    Important information for our parents

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Welcome to Our School

Your child will achieve opportunities beyond the ordinary at Compass International School Doha. From being part of a multinational classroom to daily inspiration found in our Global Campus, your child will love coming to school.

Our School’s Key Facts

Languages Taught

  • Dutch
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish (Secondary)




Languages of Instruction

  • English


  • English Flag English National Curriculum
  • International Primary Curriculum International Primary Curriculum

Maximum Students


School Type

Day School

Age Range

3- 19

Facilities Highlights

Student to Teacher Ratio


12 : 1


12 : 1

Madinat Khalifa

12 : 1
Average Class Size





Madinat Khalifa Primary


Madinat Khalifa Secondary


Our Family

Parents choose Nord Anglia Education because we offer academic, social and personal success for every student. Through opportunities to learn from the best, experiences beyond the ordinary, and the encouragement to achieve more than what they thought possible, we help our students succeed anywhere through our unique global educational offer. We do all this by investing in our people, our schools, and above all, our students.

Latest news and events

Stay Informed School Calendar

Sunday 24 September

Rayyan: Happy Handwriting Week

Tuesday 26 September

Madinat Khalifa Primary: Parent Workshop - Class Dojo

Wednesday 27 September

Rayyan Friends of Compass Meeting

Wednesday 27 September

Madinat Khalifa Secondary - Meet the Teacher

17 September 2017

Rayyan Report | Week of 10 September 2017

Read about last week at Rayyan Campus and upcoming events.

Rayyan Newsletter Sept 14
07 September 2017

How to take the stress out of choosing a school in Qatar

Simon Poster discuses how to take the stress out of finding a school...

Girls football
15 June 2017

Creative Workshop with Sidra – Co-Designing the Children’s Hospital Experience of the Future

We supported Sidra in running three creative workshops on 14 June 20...

Sidra workshop
06 May 2017


Latest news from our students at MIT in Boston.

Live from MIT

Where we are

Gharaffa Campus

PO Box 23479
Building: 55, 670 Al Abareeq Street, Gharaffa Zone No. 51
Doha, Qatar
+974 4034 9666

Madinat Khalifa Campus

PO Box 22463
Building: 34, 926 Al Baihaqi Street, Madinat Khalifa Zone No. 32
Doha, Qatar
+974 4034 9888

Rayyan Campus

PO Box 23479
Building: 14, 856 Waadi Elhusn Street, Rayyan Zone No. 53
Doha, Qatar
+974 4034 9777

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