Timeless Teachings in a Changing World
St Marys offers the Cambridge Assesment International Education, a program renowned for imparting
unmatched academic skills. With this international qualification, a student can be admitted to any university in the world to pursue his or her dreams.
Because the program also cultivates in student’s cultural competence and a global outlook, a student feels at home in multi-cultural environments, an important element in the modern globalized world.
PREPARATORY SCHOOL YEAR 1 TO YEAR 6
Student’s gain entry into Year 1 at the age of 5+. The progress of a child is closely monitored and assessed against the appropriate age and standards set from Year 1 to Year 6. Supported by well resourced books and computer facilities students are encouraged to explore and develop their natural abilities and talents. At year 6 students sit for the “Achievement Test” from Cambridge.
LOWER SECONDARY SCHOOL YEAR 7 TO YEAR 9
After graduating from the Preparatory School students are eligible for entry into Year 7 and go through 3 years of
lower secondary schooling. At the end of Year 9 students sit for the “Achievement Test” from Cambridge. The
Achievement Test is an internationally recognised certification at the lower secondary level.
HIGHER SECONDARY SCHOOL YEAR 10 AND YEAR 11 IGCSE
A student graduating from the lower secondary school moves on to Year10 and at year 11 and sits for the International General Certificate of Secondary Education from Cambridge, at year 11. This is an internationally recognised qualification and students gain entry into higher learning institutions and universities. At year 10 and 11 the formative years in preparing for the IGCSE examinations students are given the freedom to choose from a wide range of subjects that the school offers. English and Mathematics are compulsory. Students can take as many subjects as they wish to from the sciences, business subjects and arts.
SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL YEAR 12 AND YEAR 13 IAL (INTERNATIONAL ADVANCED LEVEL)
The minimum qualification for entry into the IAL is a good pass in the IGCSE. A wide variety of subjects are offered
at this level. This is a premium qualification from Cambridge to gain entry into reputed universities globally.
The qualification is widely recognized by reputed universities globally. Students can choose the subjects they intend to take based on what they intend to pursue for further studies at the university.
Our record in producing excellent results at the IGCSE and GCE ’A’ Level can be vouched for by the High Achievers Awards our students receive from Cambridge.