Here are the 5 top schools in Bandung where your kids able to get the best educational system, as well as grow, socialized, and make a good experience.
1. Bandung Independent School
Early Childhood to IB Diploma
Looking for world-class education and a truly international community in the heart of Bandung? Bandung Independent School is home to 22 expatriate teachers and 23 different student nationalities. Bandung Independent School (BIS) opened its doors in 1972 in a converted house in Ciumbuleuit. Always a parent-run, non-profit school, BIS is now in its 45th year serving expatriate and local families in Bandung, and now educates nearly 200 students on a 1.2 hectare campus just north of the city center. BIS’ vision is to nurture individual potential and be an internationally minded school of excellence. Through relevant, challenging and engaging programmes, the school inspires every learner to become skillful and courageous, empowered to participate responsibly, successfully and with integrity in a global community.
Jl. Surya Sumantri No.61, Sukawarna, Sukajadi, Bandung
P: +6222 2014995
Fax: +6222 2012688
2. Temasek Independent School
Preschool to Secondary School
Temasek Independent School (TIS) was founded in 2006 by local Indonesians who were concerned about the quality of education in Indonesia. The aim was to build a school that was rooted in Indonesia, but which has international standards and reach. TIS currently offers: Pre School for children from the age of 3 to 6 using the Montessori Method, Primary School for children from ages 6 to 12 – using the Cambridge International Primary School Programme and a 6-year programme that prepares students for the GCE ‘O'(ordinary) level/IGCSE examinations and “A” Level Examinations from Cambridge International Examination Syndicate,UK.
TIS programmes and qualifications are carefully designed to engage the students and give them solid foundations to achieve high levels of academic and personal attainment. As well as progressively giving learners a clearly defined path to success from 5 – 19 years. Its three stages lead seamlessly from primary to secondary and pre-university years, and each stage builds on learners’ development from the previous one.
Jl. Sindang Sirna No.10, Gegerkalong, Sukasari, Bandung
P: (+6222) 2031381
3. Bandung Alliance International School
Elementary to Secondary
Founded in 1956, Bandung Alliance Intercultural School (BAIS) is a private, coeducational day school, offering an American college preparatory curriculum to the international community. Around twelve countries are represented in the student body. It is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges and Association of Christian Schools International. BAIS classrooms normally consist of 20 students or less per teacher. Small class sizes encourage close student-teacher relationships, which are further enhanced by the teachers’ commitment to be involved with students in after-school clubs. From three year old pre-school through grade twelve, BAIS adapts programs to meet the needs of the international student as much as possible. The general American style academic program also includes a multi-cultural emphasis which transcends any one culture or nationality.
Jl. Parahyangan Raya No.2, Kertajaya, Padalarang, Bandung
P: +62-22-2101-BAIS (2247) | +62-22-8681-3949
4. Stamford School
Preschool to Secondary & Junior College
Stamford School is located amongst the lush greenery within the Allegro Altura private estate. This is a 218-hectare area at an elevation of 800 – 1100 meters above sea level. The founder of the school recognizes the importance of having internationally accepted academic qualifications in order to better equip young people for today’s highly competitive and globalized world. Stamford School was one of the first schools in Bandung to offer Cambridge qualifications for young people in Bandung when it was founded in 2009.
Cambridge qualifications are recognized by the world’s top universities and employers, giving Stamford students a wide range of options in their tertiary education and future career. Universities and employers recognize the learning ability of students with Cambridge qualifications, which set them apart from the rest. Most of the students will be able to read, write and converse in three languages (English, Chinese and Bahasa Indonesia), a skill set that is highly useful when they enter the business or employment force.
Allegro Altura Complex, Jl. Citra Green, Ciumbuleuit, Cidadap, Bandung
P: (+6222) 2515255
5. Pribadi Bilingual Boarding School
Elementary to High School
In contrast to other schools or educational institutions, Pribadi Bilingual Boarding School Bandung implements a dual language teaching system, Indonesian and English. In the application of this bilingual system, the school made a format specifically for English subjects at Elementary, Junior High, and High School levels with Cambridge English Language Assessment standards. This learning system is carried out interactively so that English language lessons can be accepted and studied well by all students. So, the graduates are ready to face challenges in higher education and when they enter the community. By mastering international standard English, students are expected to develop science and technology on the world stage.