At AAIS, the progression from primary school to Cambridge Secondary 1 is seamless. The focus at this stage is to develop learners’ skills and confidence in English, Mathematics and Science. Humanities, Arts and Languages are integrated into the programme to make is a well-balanced curriculum for our students.
The foundations of Cambridge Secondary 1 supports learner-centered and concept-based approaches to learning.
Cambridge checkpoint tests in English, Math and Science are taken at the end of the Secondary 1 (Grade 8). These tests are diagnostic in nature, providing extensive qualitative and quantitative feedback to learners on their preparedness to move into the IGCSE programme.
IGCSE is a world- wide recognized and popular programme that has the best blend and balance of skills and content development for every student. It is a comprehensive two year programme for student grades 9 and 10. The programme at AAIS is made challenging through a good balance between the practical experience, coupled with theoretical learning . The IGCSE programme is tailored to build confidence and responsibility in learners. This equips learners to face the world of tomorrow.
At AAIS, a a wide range of subjects are offered at IGCSE level, to develop student knowledge, understanding and skills.
In the IGCSE programme:
- A minimum of 5 subjects must be taken by every student.
- Students need to opt for 7 subjects to qualify for the ICE certificate.
- A maximum of 8 subjects can be taken by a student.
Subject Choices at AAIS