Lower School

General Information

The Kindergarten-Grade 5 Programme is a 6-year educational programme that is designed to prepare students for further study in the Secondary School.

The core of the curriculum for students in this section of the school is English, Mathematics, and the IPC (International Primary Curriculum) supported by courses in First Language Spanish; or Spanish as a Foreign Language, Physical Education, Music, Information Technology and Art. French is also offered to students in Grade 5.

The IPC is an integrated enquiry based programme that is taught through themed Units of Work. The Units of Work integrate the following subjects: Art, Information Technology, Geography, History, Music, Science, International Studies and Technology.

Admission Criteria

Students must be aged, in the calendar year of proposed admission:

› Kindergarten 1 students must be 4 years old before the 1st September

› Kindergarten 2 students must be 5 years old before the 1st September

› Grade 1 students must be 6 years old before September 1.

› Grade 2 students must be 7 years old before September 1.

› Grade 3 students must be 8 years old before September 1.

› Grade 4 students must be 9 years old before September 1.

› Grade 5 students must be 10 years old before September 1.

 

 

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