The IPC/IMYC is a comprehensive, thematic, international curriculum with a clear process of learning and specific learning goals for every subject. The IPC/IMYC provides flexible units that are adapted to ensure rigorous learning for all students' level of understanding. The subjects are structured within a theme or Big Idea as “independent yet interdependent,” encouraging collaboration, understanding, and reflection through subject connections. The IPC/IMYC also develops international mindedness and supports the holistic development of the child through personal learning goals.
English Language Arts
Hope International Academy is an English immersion school providing all learners with language support and development. English is used in all aspects of school life to gain a deep understanding of the language and develop strong communication skills.
is very rigorous and relevant.
emphasizes the integration of concepts and skills.
creates a strong foundation in maths.
has the core components adopted – the concrete-pictorial-abstract approach in the presentation of mathematical concepts, skills, and problem-solving strategies.
incorporates the same approach throughout grade-levels – beginning with concrete, then to pictorial, then to abstract.
Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, ICT & Computing, Technology, History, Geography, Music, Physical Education, Art and Society
is the intentional thematic approach to learning where the curriculum is coupled with real world project-based learning.
is flexible and can be adapted to students’ interests and level of understanding.
can be integrated with other curriculum and topics in a creative and engaging way.
offers a simple but structured curriculum focused around subject, personal and international learning goals.
creates a learning partnership with parents, in the classroom and at home.
is comprised of multiple forms of assessments that help engage students with the learning, and understand their level of knowledge, skills, and understanding.
encourages collaboration and reflection not just between teachers and pupils, but amongst teachers within the school and worldwide.
is a comprehensive, thematic, creative, with a clear process of learning and specific learning goals for every subject.
develops international mindedness and encourages personal learning.
School Opens - 07:00
Home Learning Support time (optional) - 07:30-07:55
(Buses Arrive at Hope - 7:30-7:45)
Class begins - 08:00
Morning classes include: IPC/IMYC, English, Math
Lunch, Recess & Cleaning - 11:30-13:00
Afternoon Classes include: P.E., Art, Design, Cooking, Music, Sign Language, LifeTech, & HomeEc
Class finishes at 15:00
After School Clubs - 15:00-16:00
Recess & Reading / Home Learning15:00-16:45
(Buses Leave Hope - 16:10)
School Closes - 17:00