The Cambridge International Primary Curriculum provides us with a framework of essential elements for pupils aged 5 to 11. At ISCS we make sure our curriculum is individualized, integrated, and inquiry-based, focusing as well on the impactful development of social, emotional, and behavioral skills.
As a creative school, we provide our students with opportunities for public speaking, performances (music drama, and dance), and sports, complementing the curriculum with extra-curricular activities and excursions.
We aspire to create an environment where our students come happily to school in the mornings and leave with a smile on their faces.
Cambridge Curriculum Subjects are: English (1st and 2nd language), Mathematics, Science, ICT, and Cambridge Global Perspectives.
Other ISCS Primary Subjects are: Physical Education, Music, Drama, German, PSHE (Personal, Social, Health, Economic), and Art.

FAQ

Yes. We need prior notice of this from the parents. We also offer after school care until 6pm.

This varies depending on the age group and involves a combination of formative and summative assessments.

In EYFS, children are assessed through teacher observation and upon their response to set challenges and tasks.

In Years 1-6, children are assessed informally throughout lessons by their teachers, who use this knowledge to plan the child’s next steps and lessons accordingly.

Formal assessments include;

  • (Years 1 and 2) termly phonics assessment to check their reading progress.
  • (Years 1-6) Written maths assessments, appropriate to children’s age and ability.
  • (Years 1-6) Weekly spelling quizzes
  • Homework completion

Teachers at ISCS are highly trained and qualified in teaching children who don’t speak English as their mother tongue language. They use a variety of techniques, including; visuals, song and music, physical movement and actions, role play and investigation, along with direct teaching methods. With such a diverse and multinational school community, your child would not be alone in their learning of the English language.

PRIMARY BROCHURE