Tangerang, Banten boasts some of the best international schools around Jakarta. Finding a school for your children is pivotal especially to get them settling in, interacting, and growing comfortable as soon as possible. Over the years, there has been a constant rise in the quality of international schools in Banten. You will be surprised at the number of options and level of education and facilities that many of them offer. It can be a daunting challenge to narrow down the choices, so we’ve selected some of the best for you to help find the best international school in Tangerang, Banten.
1. Sekolah Pelita Harapan Lippo Village
SPH Lippo Village was built in 1993 and located west of Jakarta city in the well-developed complex of Lippo Village. Their campus is spread over 10 hectares of spacious grounds and excellent facilities, including an Olympic sized swimming pool, full size soccer field, design and technology rooms, science labs, library and more. The facilities complement their academic curriculum and allow them to stretch and challenge children to be the best they can be.
They adopt the full International Baccalaureate (IB) program from kindergarten to grade 12, and their results are consistently above the world average IB results.
2. Sinarmas World Academy
Sinarmas World Academy (SWA) opened in July 2008 and currently offers outstanding and challenging international education programmes from Pre-Kindergarten to High School with English as their language of instruction. The first cohort of Grade 12 students graduated in June 2012. Since the first cohort, most of SWA graduates pursue their degree abroad. SWA has outstanding international award-winning facilities, which have been designed to suit the school’s commitment to providing a 21st century education with effective teaching, inquiry, and collaboration.
The Early Years curriculum bases students learning on the standards set out in the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Framework from the UK. SWA is authorized to offer the Cambridge Primary Programme for Kindergarten 2 to Grade 5 students. Align with SWA’s goal to achieve Academic Excellence; the school incorporates the Cambridge curriculum to develop the students’ interest in learning and to equip each student with knowledge, skills and understandings to prepare them for the IB Middle Years Programme (MYP), IGCSE and IB Diploma Programme (DP) in SWA. SWA offers a strong Chinese programme in partnership with the prestigious Peking University Elementary School and Peking University High School in Beijing, China.
3. Global Jaya School International
Global Jaya School (GJS) is an international school fully authorized to implement the International Baccalaureatte. GJS is registered with the Indonesian Department of Education, located in Bintaro, on the outskirts of Jakarta, Indonesia. The school was established in 1995 with the mission to provide a high quality educational opportunity for Indonesian and expatriate students, in order for them to become active leaders in their local communities and effective global citizens.
The learning programmes are supported by quality facilities that include a full sized, air-conditioned gymnasium, two swimming pools, soccer fields, playgrounds, basketball courts, two tennis courts, weight training room, dance room, drama studios, music suites, technology rooms, two levels of library area, four computer laboratories, science laboratories, and performing and visual arts centre (theatre) and canteen. Technology is an essential tool to learning and is supported by wireless access to the internet (WiFi zone), across the school.
4. Stella Maris International School BSD
Stella Maris has more than 25 years of experience in the world of education and will remain to commit to prepare the nation’s generation completely through the Platinum Generation Program. Stella Maris appreciates and guides each child’s talent both in the academic and non-academic to become unique and superior people.
Jl. Artha Kencana Kav C1, Kencana Loka, Serpong Sub-District, South Tangerang City, Banten 15310
Phone: +62 857 1727 9162
5. Sekolah Harapan Bangsa Modernland
Sekolah Harapan Bangsa Modernland has two campuses which are located in Tangerang. Both of these campuses have school facilities and teaching and learning devices that meet the national and global education standards. Sports facilities, libraries, multimedia rooms on every campus, science laboratories, clinics, and security systems with trained personnels and CCTV technology in every corner of the campuses
Jl. Pulau Putri Raya No.Kav 10, Klp. Indah, Kec. Tangerang, Kota Tangerang, Banten 15117
Phone: (62-21) 5529510/11
Fax: (62-21) 5529512
Jl. Hartono Raya ,Modernland – Tangerang 15117
Phone: (62-21) 55780936
Fax: (62-21) 5578093