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HIGHSCOPE INDONESIA OPEN HOUSE 2014
 - 1/16/2014 6:38:55 PM

We are inviting you to find out more about our leading education method at our open house!


HighScope Film Festival (HiFFest) 2013 for Charity
 - 12/6/2013 4:55:57 PM

Join us @HiFFest 2013 - Awarding Day...a lot of cool movies, artist and a lot of fun!!!


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Academic Programs - Middle School
  • Overview
  • Curriculum
  • Unit
  • Qualification
  • Procedure
  • School Fee

Middle School Program

Active Learning

Active learning is at the center of the HighScope middle school program educational approach. A child’s actively pursuing his/her own interests and intentions is the drive to learn and develop. Teachers allow this to happen by creating a learning environment in which children can set goals, choose and decide ways to achieve them, and follow through on their plans, working both independently and cooperatively. At the HighScope Wheel of Learning, active learning forms the hub and is supported by other key elements:

1. The Daily Schedule

The HighScope daily schedule incorporates:

  • A consistent routine
  • Plan-do-review sequence, in which students initiate plans for projects or activities. Students work in learning centers to carry out their plans, and then review what they have done. They make oral, written or other forms of presentations.
  • Small group instructional workshops in content areas, such as mathematics, science, language and literacy, social studies, and special subjects (religion, art, music, and physical education)
  • Balanced teacher-planned and child-planned activities.

2. Teacher-Student Interaction

As it is defined in the active learning approach, children construct knowledge by actively interacting with people, events and ideas; teachers, using the HighScope method are aware that teaching and learning are social processes. Thus, the teachers’ role is to:

  • Support and extend children’s learning by engaging in instructional dialogue.
  • Share control with the children.
  • Work to create a positive social environment.
  • Support children’s intrinsic motivation to learn.

3. Assessment

The philosophy that guides teachers in assessing children is that children come to learn, not to be tested. HighScope teachers support, observe, record, and report children’s academic and social-emotional progress. They keep anecdotal notes about children’s significant behaviors to help them better understand children’s interests, developmental progress, and ways of thinking and learning. Teachers also collect, select, and assess student work in portfolios. All the processes are guided by the High/Scope key experiences.

Besides assessing children, teachers also evaluate what happened during the day before planning for the next day – adjusting their classrooms and activities to meet children’s needs.

4. Content

What is covered in content is:

  • Scope and sequence defined by key experiences in math, language and literacy, science, music and movement, etc.
  • Teacher-planned daily workshop times focusing on key content areas.
  • Child-planned activities related to key experiences.

5. Learning Environment

The HighScope learning environment provides a wide-range of interesting materials that invite children to engage in educational experiences. The materials are developmentally appropriate and provide children with experiences in content areas, such as mathematics, language and literacy, science, social studies, art, music and movement. Children’s individual learning styles and intelligences are also taken into consideration when providing materials.

Children are also given opportunities to use computers and developmentally appropriate software. Working with computers is also viewed as part of the learn-to-learn skills that allows children to conduct research and write reports, etc.

The HighScope learning environment is well-organized. Each classroom contains five or more distinct activity areas, such as math center, reading center, writing center, art center, science center, social studies center, and computer center. In each center materials are stored in consistent places that are accessible for children.

The arrangement of the environment accommodates individual, small-group, and whole-group activities.

6. Recognition

Sekolah HighScope Indonesia have been honored as a member of The Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), an organization that is recognized as one of six regional associations that accredit public and private schools, colleges, and universities in the United States.

 The Western region covers institutions in California and Hawaii, the territories of Guam, American Samoa, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of Palau, Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands, the Pacific Basin, and East Asia, and areas of the Pacific and East Asia where American/International schools or colleges may apply to it for service.




Middle School Curriculum

High/Scope Indonesia Middle School covers subjects as follows:

  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • English
  • Indonesian
  • Social studies
  • Religion
  • Physical Education
  • Music and movement
  • Art
  • Information, Communication, and Technology
  • Integrated Studies
  • Plan-Do-Review
  • 3CD (Character, Community, and Cultural Development)

The High/Scope curriculum also integrates thinking skills, both of critical and creative thinking and emphasizes the enduring understanding of its learners.

High/Scope Indonesia’s Middle School extends the students' knowledge and skills by integrating several subjects to make them more meaningful and related to real life situations and implemented in project-based learning, i.e. Integrated Studies, Plan-Do-Review, and 3CD (Character, Community, and Cultural Development).

Recognition

Sekolah High/Scope Indonesia have been honored as a member of The Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), an organization that is recognized as one of six regional associations that accredit public and private schools, colleges, and universities in the United States.

 The Western region covers institutions in California and Hawaii, the territories of Guam, American Samoa, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of Palau, Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands, the Pacific Basin, and East Asia, and areas of the Pacific and East Asia where American/International schools or colleges may apply to it for service.



Middle School Units
  • Sekolah HighScope Indonesia (SHI) – TB Simatupang
  • Sekolah HighScope Indonesia (SHI) – Kelapa Gading
  • Sekolah HighScope Indonesia (SHI) – Bintaro
  • Sekolah HighScope Indonesia (SHI) – Bali


ADMISSION QUALIFICATIONS

Students will be enrolled in the grade to which they were promoted by the sending school, unless there are good and valid reasons to warrant an alternative placement, such as learning disabilities and school year cycle of the sending school, etc.

Parents have to make an appointment through our Registration Office to meet our Principal for an interview. During the interview parents and children will have the opportunity to observe an Active Learning classroom. Should the parents be interested in registering their children, the Registration Forms may be picked up at the same time.



ADMISSION PROCEDURES
  • An application form can be obtained at the Information Centre or Admissions Office and must be fully completed.
  • The student applicant will be tested (Math, Bahasa Indonesia, English, Psycho Test & Drug Test) and be interviewed. The test and interview is by appointment only. Following the evaluation of the test and interview, the student applicant's family will be notified by the Admissions Office regarding the status of the application.
  • Upon notification of acceptance, parents are required to remit payment of the Enrollment Fee to ensure placement in a class.
  • After all fees have been paid in full, the student applicant is officially enrolled at Sekolah High/Scope Indonesia.


High/Scope School Fee/Unit


NO AREA UNIT FEE
1 SHI. Kelapa Gading Fee Details »
2 SHI. Tb. Simatupang Fee Details »