About CAC



Cairo American College is a world class learning environment that affirms the voice, passions and talents of students and inspires them to use their hearts and minds as global citizens. (August/08)


Cairo American College is an international, independent day school dedicated to preparing pre-kindergarten through 12th grade students to succeed in schools and universities of their choice.

Our mission is to ensure that each student achieves his or her educational and personal potential in a safe environment. We challenge all students to envision new possibilities, empower them to achieve their aspirations, and inspire them to serve a global community and contribute to a sustainable future.

We collaborate through a partnership of motivated students, exemplary and caring staff, and involved families within a dynamic American educational model, enriched by our multicultural and diverse student body and the school’s unique location in Egypt.

Revised 03/20/07


We believe that:

  • Each person has intrinsic worth.
  • Our community models and promotes respect, responsibility, and integrity.
  • Student learning is the focus of all school activity.
  • Honest and compassionate communication is essential.
  • The pursuit of knowledge, understanding, and truth is a life-long process.
  • Embracing diversity strengthens community and enriches life.
  • The well-being of the community depends upon the peaceful actions and contributions of every member.
  • No institution has a more profound effect on the individual than family.


Revised 03/20/07