In grades 6 to 8, SWA offers an academically challenging programme that integrates Cambridge Assessment International Educations (CAIE) syllabus content within the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme (IB MYP) curriculum framework, according to national requirements and to the school’s Asian cultural identity.
Subjects taken: English, Indonesian, Chinese/Korean languages, Mathematics, Sciences, Individuals & Societies, Arts, Design (Computing), Physical & Health Education, plus the national programme subjects of Religion and Civics.
In order to better prepare students for intended career pathways and entry into IB DP course selections, SWA has developed a Business plus Engineering, Science & Technology (B + EST) ‘streaming’ program. The BEST pathways enable students to study subjects that suit their interests and long-term career goals.
The Business (B) Stream is structured for students with university and career goals including but not limited to commerce, communications, enterprise, economics, finance, law and marketing.
The Engineering, Science & Technology (EST) Stream is structured for students with university and career goals including but not limited to architecture, all fields of engineering (e.g. aerospace, chemical, civil, computer, electrical, mechanical, nuclear, petroleum, robotics & software), biotechnology, medicine, veterinary medicine, astronomy, computer programming, and website development.