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Our Vision and Values The ACG Way A dedicated group of professional educators is committed to creating a school that focuses clearly on the learning needs of its ACG International School Jakarta offers the best of a demanding students. and academic education, from Kindergarten to Year 11, in an environment where scholarly achievement and understanding of The importance of team work, developing a love of learning others is valued. It is a school where young people are encouraged and active encouragement of the pursuits of excellence and and challenged to meet both their academic and personal potential. achievement are held in the highest regard. We approach education Our student-focused approach to education has shaped and at a special level where the primary focus is on the needs of the defined the core values that are central to the School. individual student. We personalise the learning experience by tailoring programmes to meet each student’s needs and which These are: reflect their ability and prior learning. Learning is the central activity. The curriculum is designed to prepare and challenge young people The School promotes thinking and knowledge, intercultural in a fast-developing global environment. We aim to develop understanding and respect. inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who will become creative and independent contributors and leaders in this A student focus. global community of the 21st century. Assessment of each individual’s capabilities forms the basis of skills taught and learning programmes devised. Opening Minds and Opportunities Quality and excellence. Our dedication to developing the individual is reflected in our Outstanding teaching and sporting facilities encourage inquiry, after-school activities. These include a wide range of sporting and investigation, exploration and play, both in and out of doors. cultural opportunities, such as football, swimming, horse riding Committed, trained and caring teachers inspire young people to learn and arts and craft. Secondary students have the opportunity to and work in partnership. attend afternoon homework sessions where they receive individual tuition from the teachers. Students are encouraged to take an Respect active role in school leadership opportunities. The School has an Respect for and understanding of global citizenship, appreciation of active student council, a school captain and house sports captains. our own and others’ cultures and traditions are the values promoted Primary students lead the regular Friday morning assembly where in the School. parents are welcome. ACG International School Jakarta is an active member of JASIS (Java Association of Small International ACG International School Jakarta aims at providing: Schools), which provides numerous opportunities for our students to compete in a variety of sporting, social and cultural events with n Excellent academic outcomes from quality teaching students from other international schools. n A superior quality of service The School provides excellent English language teaching. Creating Challenges and Choice Students whose first language is not English will be assessed and provided with a suitable course to meet their English needs. ACG ACG International School Jakarta provides a dynamic learning International School Jakarta is committed to meeting the needs environment that helps students to enjoy their studies and inspires of fluent speakers who need to progress without hindrance and to them to be lifelong learners. We strive to offer international “best practice” in all we do to ensure that we prepare our students to separately meet the needs of students achieve in their lives - both now and in the future. who require English language support. All students access Lexia and Reading Plus which are individual online programmes to develop their English skills and comprehension. Our pastoral systems provide active support based on strong ties between family and school. We place high value on ensuring a secure environment in which each student is accepted and understood. Through top quality teaching, well- equipped classrooms, landscaped outdoor areas and a caring environment, ACG International School Jakarta offers a modern, safe and highly stimulating place to learn.