History & Governance
Sandford International School was known until the recent change of name
as the Sandford English (Community) School. The origins of the school can
be traced back to the early 1940s when Mrs. Christine Sandford, wanted to
establish an English-speaking school for her children.
Mission & Values
The Sandford International School is a co-educational, non-boarding,
nursery to pre University institution. To meet the international standards
of its programme, the School employs a highly qualified professional
staff. It is committed to providing a standard of education.
Our Location & Facilities
Ethiopia is as large as France and Spain combined and has an estimated population of 77 million, over 50% of whom are under 20 years of age. The official language is Amharic; however English, Italian and Arabic are also spoken in the capital.