Marrakech, Morocco’s most tantalising destination, and referred to by Winston Churchill as the ‘Paris of the desert’, is a bustling desert city with magnificent snow capped mountains as the backdrop. The World Economic Forum report on global tourism ranked Morocco as being the third most welcoming Country to foreigners.
For families locating to Morocco schools will be a major consideration. Here is what a recent property vendor has to say about schools in Marrakech.
“Schools are extremely good. Our son is beginning his fourth year at the American School of Marrakech. The school is located on the Route of Ouarzazate, 9 kilometers from the centre of town, adjacent to the soon-to-be-finished 5 star Oberoi Hotel.
I have been very happy every year with the quality of the teachers and the dedicated approach of the administration. The school recruits very good teachers from the U.S. and follows a curriculum in accordance with accreditation guidelines for the Association of Middle States in the U.S. The school is neither too large nor too small so that children can receive individual attention and parents are comfortable with the safe environment. All of this contributes to the overall quality of life in Marrakech which in turn is appealing to buyers. [Read more…]