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Curriculum

Early Years Curriculum (KG1-KG3)

• Yara Kindergarten is a fusion of Maria Montessori and Frobel’s Kindergarten Education system based on the guidelines provided by Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) of the Cambridge Curriculum.
• The Curriculum is carefully graded to ensure that the kindergarteners are well equipped with skills that help them to meet the challenges of the Cambridge Primary Course of Study.

Cambridge Primary

Offers a rigid foundation course in English, Mathematics, Science, Social Science, Computer Science and Languages (French/Urdu/Arabic) along with a variety of Co-curricular activities catering to all 4 developmental areas namely Cognitive, Social, Emotional and Physical. At the end of this stage learners can opt to take Cambridge Check Point Examination.

Cambridge Lower Secondary

In addition to the major subjects, Global Perspective will be introduced at this stage. Science subject will be taught in the form of Chemistry, Physics and Biology. In the final stage, students will opt for the Lower Secondary Checkpoint examination.

Cambridge Upper Secondary (IGCSE)

IGCSE provides a broad study programme by drawing subjects from five areas:
• Languages,
• Humanities,
• Social Sciences,
• Mathematics and Creative,
• Technical and Vocational.
Within the curriculum, there is a balanced mix of theoretical knowledge and practical experience. CAIE (Cambridge Assessment International Education) provides a wide range of subjects to choose from based on their career choices.

Cambridge International Levels

Comprises of AS and A levels. The extended level is designed to stretch the most capable students into advanced studies.

SUBJECTS OFFERED

SI

Grade: KG

Grade: Y1-Y6

Grade: Y7-Y10

1

English

English

English

2

Mathematics

Mathematics

Mathematics

3

E.V.S

Science

Science (Chemistry/Physics/Biology)

4

General Knowledge

Computer Science

Computer Science

5

Languages

(Arabic / Urdu/French)

Languages

(Arabic / Urdu/French)

Languages

(Arabic / Urdu/French)

6

Art & Craft / Music

Social Science

Global Perspective

7

Physical Education

Saudi History

Saudi History

8

Islamic Studies & Quran

Islamic Studies

Islamic Studies

9

 

Physical Education

Physical Education

10

 

Art & Craft / Music

Commerce

(Accounting/Business Studies/Economics)

Assessment and Evaluation

Periodic assessments enable the teachers and parents to monitor the academic performance of the children in school.
YIS conducts Three PROGRESSION TEST and three TERM END EXAMINATION in an academic year. In addition to this, YIS offers “PRIMARY & LOWER SECONDARY  ASSESSMENTS CHECK POINT” assessments – providing an external international benchmark before progressing to next stage of education. Global acceptance of IGCSE examination allows the students to pursue international higher study options.

Campus Tour Time

We are open on Sunday – Thursday from 7:00 AM and 12:50 PM, except on holidays (with prior appointments only).

Days Grade Timing
Sunday – Thursday KG1, KG2 & KG3 7:00 am – 11:30 am
Sunday – Thursday Grades 1 & above 7:00 am – 12:50 pm
  • All students should be in school by 6:55 am.

VISITING HOURS

Days

Official

Timing

Sunday – Thursday

Principal

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Sunday – Thursday

Vice Principal / Head Mistress

9:00 am – 1:00 pm

 Note: Prior appointment is necessary for all meetings

Admission Office

 

Days Timing
Sunday – Thursday 7:00 am – 3:00 pm
Saturday 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
Fee / cash collection 7:00 am – 2:30 pm (On all days except Fridays)

YaraInternational School (Gate No: 4/ Gate No.6)
Al Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud University Building,
Vazir Street, Dheera District, Riyadh, K.S.A.

Phone : +966-11-2869960 / 0592888865

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