ISS International School in Singapore was founded in 1981 with the mission to provide a multi-cultural educational environment. ISS is a K-12 IB school located in the heart of Singapore.
It is the only school in Singapore to completely specialise in IB curriculum.
The school has a twin campus facility. For elementary and middle level, the school functions from its campus at Paterson Road. The high school functions from its campus located on 21 Preston Road.
ISS International School has a state-of-the-art campus with classrooms equipped with multimedia learning technology. A student-teacher ratio of 12:1 ensures personalised attention.
The school follows the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB PYP) from kindergarten to fifth grade. PYP is an international framework for curriculum designed for the age group of 4-12 years.
A student’s progress throughout the curriculum is constantly monitored.
From grades sixth to tenth, it follows the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme (IB MYP). The MYP is a course designed to meet the educational needs of students in the age group of 11-16 years.
The school provides access to the IB Diploma Programme (DP) to the deserving students. Those who are not suited to the IB Diploma Programme follow the IB Diploma Course Programme (DC).
Since the school caters to a diverse set of students, it provides the option of English as a second language. It offers counselling service to students hailing from different nationalities who face difficulty in adjusting to the new environment.
Community service forms a part of the school’s curriculum. ISS encourages students to get involved in community service.
Students work with the iGlocal Group which creates awareness about the plight of disadvantaged communities in Singapore.
They are encouraged to work with Blue Dragon, a charity organisation operating in Vietnam to help street kids in that country. Students are also working on raising funds to build houses for the poor people in Bangladesh.