IB curriculum in India is a phenomenon that is new to this generation of kids. It aims at learning through experience and observation, rather than by way of academics alone. They stress on overall knowledge and in developing the child's ability to navigate concepts through different subjects as he learns. It is also the gateway to admissions for higher education in select foreign universities. If that's what you are looking for, here are the schools you could evaluate in Bangalore:
With an internationally acclaimed programme, boarding and a wide array of facilities, TISB proves to be an impressive schooling option. The class sizes are small with a maximum of 25 per class and the syllabus aims for versatility so if your child intends to study abroad their chances are extremely good. In addition to this the campus boasts of a wonderful infrastructure with sporting facilities, dining, a medical centre, drama, studio and amphitheatre.
• Website: http://iisbangalore.org/
• Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
• Phone: +91 80 22634900
Indus offers all the same facilities as its international school contemporaries, with same sex hostels, outstanding facilities and curriculum all within small class sizes surrounded by greenery; with the objective of grooming your child holistically. They also have counsellors to aid students in securing a position at a top institute for higher studies upon completion of their IB as well as placements.
• Website: www.indusschool.com
• Email: email@example.com
• Phone: +91-80-30895900
With a comparatively smaller campus, BIS still has a significant offering with outgoing students successfully finding placements all over the world. It has a special course for mentally differently abled students, offers trips – educational and recreational – within and outside the country. It also has weekday and regular boarding.
• Website: www.bangaloreinternationalschool.org
• Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
• Phone: 080-2846 5059
CIS presents a multicultural experience with a diverse student population. With the iPad one-to-one program, where students and teachers carry a device which is actively used in the learning process to better prepare them for college in addition to the college counselling available.
• Website: www.canadianinternationalschool.com
• Email: email@example.com
• Phone: +91 80 42494444
Combining the best of the traditional and the modern, it has a solid programme with coaching for entrance exams such as the AIEEE and SATs. Greenwood has a web-enabled campus, impressive facilities such as a library, science labs, swimming pool, sports fields and a performing arts centre in addition to medical services and boarding.
• Website: www.greenwoodhigh.edu.in
• Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
• Phone: +91 80 22010500, +91 80 27822888
Stonehill boasts of IB scores at an international level accompanying an impressive infrastructure with facilities for everything from swimming to cricket and a dedicated performing arts programme with a special arts centre. There main focus is towards enabling their students to become global citizens. The school also arranges for international trips for greater exposure, this in addition to the diverse student population will allow for plenty of cultural exposures.• Website: stonehill.in
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• Phone: +91 80 43418300
With a firm foundation in activity-based teaching and an emphasis on learning through doing such as field trips, IIS has produced plenty of national level toppers. This residential school has state-of-the-art facilities with a tennis academy and training in a variety of sports available. It also offers other activities such as yoga, with a strong infrastructure offering labs for everything from the sciences to ELT.
• Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
• Phone: 080 28439001