We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate (IB) candidate school.
Intiwasi is a candidate school for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Program and is pursuing authorization as an IB World School.
About the International Baccalaureate (IB) Program
IB World Schools share a common philosophy—a commitment to improve the teaching and learning of a diverse and inclusive community of students by delivering challenging, high quality programs of international education that share a powerful vision.
The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. To this end the organization works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging programs of international education and rigorous assessment. These programs encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.
Benefits of an IB Education
Holistic Development: The IB program focuses on nurturing students' intellectual, emotional, and social skills. It encourages them to become critical thinkers, effective communicators, and compassionate individuals.
Global Perspective: Through the IB curriculum, students gain a deeper understanding of different cultures, languages, and global issues. They develop the skills needed to become active, responsible global citizens.
High Academic Standards: High Academic Standards: The IB program maintains high academic standards, challenging students to excel in various subjects. It prepares them for future academic pursuits and ensures a well-rounded education.
Inquiry Based Learning: In the IB program, students are encouraged to ask questions, explore concepts, and engage in hands-on learning experiences. This cultivates a lifelong love for learning and fosters a spirit of curiosity.
Transferable Skills: IB students acquire essential skills such as critical thinking, research abilities, time management, and effective communication. These skills empower them to succeed in higher education and beyond.
We offer a comprehensive curriculum that combines the International Baccalaureate framework with other enriching programs. Our maestros, integrate the IB philosophy, FOSS Science, and Singapore Math into every aspect of our students' education. Here's an overview of these components:
International Baccalaureate (IB) Program: The primary years program nurtures the development of the whole child, fostering inquiry-based learning, critical thinking, and a global perspective.
FOSS Science: Our curriculum incorporates the highly acclaimed Full Option Science System (FOSS). This inquiry-based science program engages students in hands-on experiments, observation, and analysis, fostering a deep understanding of scientific concepts and the scientific method.
Singapore Math: We adopt the Singapore Math approach, known for its focus on problem-solving, critical thinking, and building a strong mathematical foundation. This highly effective method promotes conceptual understanding and mathematical proficiency among students.
By integrating the IB framework with FOSS Science and Singapore Math, we provide our students with a well-rounded and rigorous education. This combination empowers them to become inquisitive thinkers, effective problem solvers, and lifelong learners.