History of Hayah

Hayah's Success Story


The Beginning of Hayah International Academy’s Journey

Hayah was founded by Mr. Hesham Elsewedy, Mrs. Howaida Elsewedy, and co-founded by Ms.Abeya Fathyand Mr. Mohamed Magdi. They established Hayah as the first character-building school in Egypt.


Hayah International
Academy’s First Accreditation

Accredited as an American school by Cognia (formerly known as CITA/NCA) (School Code 65343).


Hayah International Academy Establishment and Authorization for IBDP

Authorized to offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP, (School Code S004453).


Graduation of the First Hayah International Academy Cohort

Turning the purpose into reality, observing our mission embodied in our first graduates

Hayah International Academy
Re-accreditation by Advanced Re-authorization of IBDP


Revision of School Mission

Adjusted the mission to focus on student growth and international mindedness

Hayah International Academy IBPYP Authorization

Authorized as an IB School for Primary Years Programme

MSA CESS Accreditation CIS Membership

Expanding its recognition in the international community (School Code with MSA OS0180W).


Hayah International Academy
Re-accreditation by Cognia (Formerly Advanced) Re-authorization of IBDP


Integration with Egypt Education Platform (EEP), one of the Largest Education Platforms in Egypt

Hayah International Academy joined EEP under Hayah Schools Enterprise independent stream


Hayah International School West The First Branch of Hayah Coming West

Hayah’s legacy and unique quality values-based education extends to serve a wider community
Meet Our Founding Team

People Behind Hayah Legacy

Mohamed Magdi
General Manager
Howaida Elsewedy
Chairperson and Founder
Abeya Fathy
Head of School
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