Ibn Khuldoon National School follows an American curriculum combined with the Bahrain syllabus in Arabic, Islamic studies, and Social studies, which is approved by the Ministry of Education. It is accredited, K-12, by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, in the USA. Since 1990, the school has been affiliated with the International Baccalaureate Organization.
The school year extends from early September through the last week of June. It includes a minimum of one hundred and eighty days of instruction over two semesters. Usually, there is a winter vacation in December, a mid-year vacation in February, and a short break in the middle of each semester. The school closes on all official holidays.
The instructional days are Sunday through Thursday.
The daily timetable is as follows:
- All classes start at 7:45
- KG classes end at 12:30
- Elementary classes end at 14:00
- Middle and Secondary classes end at 15:00