As a school with SPK (Satuan Pendidikan Kerjasama) permit, we are qualified to integrate international curriculum with National Curriculum in our teaching learning program. We have been a Cambridge Center – ID224 – since 2010 and has fully applied Cambridge Curriculum for our Secondary School and Junior College.
In addition to our international curriculum, Kairos Gracia students experience a Christian education in a variety of ways: through daily devotionals, Character Building and Christian worldview subjects, weekly assemblies with spiritual messages, and special events. The development of Christian values and perspectives is also encouraged by faculty through all subjects by imparting Christian values during lessons as well as the core values of Kairos Gracia Christian School: love, honesty, responsibility and respect.
Along with our mission to inculcate love to our fellowmen and nation, all students are required to join morning assembly: to start the day with a prayer followed by singing Indonesia’s national anthem, Kairos Gracia anthem, and national song.
The Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) is a curriculum and assessment system, suitable for schools and colleges around the world. The Cambridge IGCSE program from Cambridge International Examination (CIE) brings out the best in students and develops successful learners through a skills-based approach to teaching and assessing.
CIE first invented the Cambridge IGCSE in 1985, in consultation with international educators and using best practice in education from the UK. Since the first students received their qualification, CIE has continued to build and update the curriculum. Today, more than 4,000 schools worldwide are registered to teach Cambridge IGCSE and it is one of the most widely taken international qualifications in the world.
The curriculum encourages students not only to acquire knowledge, but also to:
Cambridge IGCSEs are internationally recognized by schools, universities and employers as equivalent in standard to the British GCSE and International GCE O Level examinations.
While English is the primary language of instruction, Kairos Gracia also focuses on multilingual learning. In addition to Bahasa Indonesia studies, well-developed English First / Second Language and Chinese Foreign Language programs expose students to two of the world’s most commonly used languages. Students are expected to attain a high level of proficiency in both oral and written English and Chinese.
The core of Kairos Gracia early stage of education’s curriculum focuses on the child and believes that children are curious, active and competent learners. The principles will begin with an integrated approach to learning which is facilitated by the teacher using purposeful play and quality interactions to enable children to construct knowledge and move towards holistic development. These principles seek to encourage greater participation of children in the process of constructing knowledge and acquiring skills in the six learning areas.
Our curriculum is not only providing children with academics and skills, but also building good character is becoming our other concern. We equip children with character building curriculum in a Bible-based. This complete package is giving children a solid foundation for pursuing their life goals.
We have 4 levels in this early stage of education:
Basic music and physical movement are given for all levels.
Theme-based approach is used for better results.
|Praise and Worship||Vocabulary Building||Math Starter||Health and Safe|
|Bible for Children||Word Building||Numbers & Symbols||Eco Green|
|Character First||Reading Kit||Number sense||Giggle Muscle|
|Reading Readiness||Math Smart||Life Skills|
|Handy Hands||Art Work|
|Chinese Language||How it works|
As the foundation stage of the learning journey, we understand that students’ fundamental concepts as well as learning skills and approaches need to be built for a lifetime of success. Kairos Gracia Primary School focus on building good characters, fulfilling children’s natural curiosity and encouraging students to deepen and explore their understanding on each lessons.
Kairos Gracia Primary school believes that students need to achieve their best potential. Therefore, we continually renew our programs to include the most up-to-date teaching approaches to young learners. By continual reflection on educational research and updating teaching methodology now and then, our students will be engaged with their learning process and will be ready for their next stage of learnings.
|EducationCharacter Building||Chinese Language||Science||Music|
|Pendidikan Kewarganegaraan||Bahasa Indonesia||ICT||Vocal|
|Art & Craft|
Secondary School (Grades 7 to 10) offers secondary education integrating the Cambridge curriculum designed for grades 7 and 8 as well as curriculum for the Indonesia National Examination in Grade 9. Grade 9 and 10 students study the Cambridge International General Certificate in Secondary Education (IGCSE) curriculum for a variety of compulsory and elective subjects, sitting external examinations in Grade 10.
Our teachers have the required qualifications and classroom experience and they undergo regular in-house training and professional development courses conducted by Cambridge or any other distinguished institution/speaker to ensure that they keep abreast of current developments in the teaching learning process.
The school provides standardized facilities (including IT Lab, Science Labs, Library, LCD overhead projectors and screen in every classroom) to carry out the required academic activities in preparation for the Cambridge and National examinations.
Kairos Gracia as a Cambridge Center offers:
Grade 11 and 12 students study the Cambridge Advanced (A) Level curriculum in preparation for CIE subject examinations in Grades 11 and 12. All Indonesian passport holders are also required to take National Examination as governed by the Ministry of Education.
Subjects offered in AS / A Level:
Good A and AS Level grades are a key to admission for all the world’s major English speaking universities and many non-English speaking universities.
Good grades at A Level can result in up to one full year of advanced standing or credit at universities in the USA and Canada. There are some examples below that should help for university study in the USA: