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*SPK or Satuan Pendidikan Kerjasama / Collaborative Education Unit) is the designation that the Indonesian government gives (since 2015) to international schools which are not run by actual embassies. As per these Indonesian Ministry of Education regulations, schools in Indonesia can no longer use “International” in their name; so many schools have changed their name in recent years in regulatory compliance. Learn more about the Indonesian education system.

International Schools in Jakarta

ACG SCHOOL JAKARTA

Jl. Warung Jati Barat No. 19
(Taman Margasatwa)
Jati Padang, Pasar Minggu
South Jakarta
Tel. (62-21)2978-0200
Email acgjkt@acgedu.com
Website www.acgedu.com
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IB Primary Years Programme for Kindergarten to Year 6
Cambridge Secondary 1 and KS3 British National Curriculum for Middle School
IB Diploma Programme for Years 12 and 13
Principal: Shawn Hutchinson
Enrolment: 500

ACG School Jakarta is a member of ACG Education (Academic Colleges Group) and an international school located in South Jakarta offering World-class education from Kindergarten (3 year-olds) to Year 13 (18 year-olds). Our Primary curriculum (Kindergarten to Year 6) is developed through the framework of the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB PYP). The Cambridge International Lower Secondary curriculum framework for English, Mathematics, Science and Global Perspectives and the KS3 British national curriculum framework for Art, Music, Drama, Physical Education, and HPD are delivered in the Middle School for students in Years 7 to 9. Students take a programme of study at Years 10 and 11 leading to the International General Certificate in Secondary Education (IGCSE) examinations at the end of Year 11. Our graduation qualification is the highly-respected International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP).

ACG School Jakarta students also enjoy the future benefits of being part of a large educational organization of schools and can apply for scholarships to continue their studies at ACG Education in New Zealand. The strong international links between New Zealand, Vietnam and Indonesia assures parents that students attending ACG Education schools will truly experience the highest standards and quality of education available. ACG School Jakarta is also proud to be a member of JASIS (Java Association of Small International Schools) which offers our students inter-school sporting, academic and social opportunities, whilst maintaining the benefits of remaining in a small caring campus.

AUSTRALIAN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL - JAKARTA

Jakarta Campus - Pre-School to High School
Jl. Pejaten Barat No. 68
South Jakarta 12510
Tel. (62-21) 782-1141
Head of School: Craig Eldred
Enrollment – 350

Curriculum - Australian, Levels - Pre-school through Year 12. IB Diplomas
Email jakarta@ais-indonesia.com
Website www.ais-indonesia.com

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AIS Indonesia provides a world-class education for Pre-school to Year 12 students with well-resourced campuses in Jakarta and Bali. The International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma is offered in both Jakarta and Bali.

You are invited to discover the AIS success story which features:

  • A friendly and vibrant community where every student is nurtured and encouraged to achieve their personal best
  • A world-class Australian curriculum complemented by highly qualified teachers with international experience
  • A commitment to providing innovative and challenging individual learning programs
  • A values-based education experience which provides a solid foundation for future academic success and personal growth
  • A safe and caring environment

At AIS, it’s all about “Empowering Minds and Uniting Communities”. To find out more about successful learning at AIS and our four campuses, we invite you to explore our website or contact us for a tour. of one of our campuses. In compliance with Indonesian Ministry of Education regulations where no schools can use international in their school name, the Australian International School is now called the Australian Independent School.

BEACON ACADEMY

Jalan Pegangsaan Dua No.66
Kelapa Gading, Jakarta 14250
Tel. (62-21) 460-3480
Email admissions@beaconacademy.net
Website www.beaconacademy.net
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Curriculum:
IB Early Years (Nursery 1 – Kindergarten 2)
IB PYP (Year 1 – Year 5)
Cambridge Lower Secondary (Year 6 – Year 8)
IGCSE (Year 9 – Year 10)
IBDP (Year 11 – Year 12)

Beacon Academy prides itself on offering a well-rounded education that goes beyond traditional academic subjects. The school places a strong emphasis on character development, leadership skills and community engagement, nurturing student to become not just academically accomplished individuals, but also compassionate and responsible global citizens.

Facilities include spacious Library, a competition sized Football pitch, Swimming complex, Outdoor Tennis and Basketball Court, Golf putting range, indoor Gymnasium, 500+ seat Beacon Theater and Early Years Playgrounds.

The Academy strongly believes in embracing creativity and has a comprehensive creative and performing arts program in place for its learners.

Step into a world of endless possibilities. Welcome to Beacon Academy, where dreams take flight!

BINA NUSANTARA SCHOOL

BINUS School Simprug
Jl. Sultan Iskandar Muda Kav. G-8
Jakarta Selatan 12220
Tel. (62-21) 724-3663 ext. 4120-22
Fax (62-21) 723–7678
Email admission@binus.edu
Website www.binus.edu
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Bina Nusantara School is one of the leading education insitutions in Indonesia and has been in existence for over 35 years. Bina Nusantara offers pre-school education until doctorate programme as well as online learning experiences and affiliations with well-known educational institutions around the world. The school’s campuses are BINUS School Simprug with IB Curriculum while BINUS School Serpong and BINUS School Bekasi with Cambridge Curriculum. Please contact our Admissions Officer to learn more about each school’s uniqueness and the benefits of becoming a part of a growing Binusian community.

 

ICHTHUS SCHOOL

South Campus
Jl. Caringin Barat No. 1
Cilandak Barat, Jakarta Selatan 12430
Tel. 62 813-1872-1313 (Admissions)

West Campus
Jl.Surya Mandala III Blok NII No. 11 Sunrise, Jakarta Barat 11520
Tel. (62-21) 581-28 55 (Admissions)

Email marketing@ichthusschool.com
Website www.ichthusschool.com
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Curriculum: Cambridge Primary Check Point (Grade 1–6)
Cambridge IGCSE (Grade 7-10)
International A Level (Grade 11–12)
School Terms / Semesters: July to December & January to June

Primary School (Grades 1 – 6) Ichthus School primary school uses various teaching pedagogies to approach learning most importantly to keep learning fun, engaging and relevant to primary students. Academic steps up progressively as we prepare our students for the Cambridge primary school checkpoint in Grade 6.

Secondary & Pre-University (Grades 7 – 12) We integrate the Cambridge, National and Ichthus internal curriculum to offer subjects and programs that nurture the student’s intellectual, emotional and spiritual development. Apart from academic studies, students participate in clubs, field studies, mission trips, individual life projects and leadership development programs. Students will eventually sit for the Cambridge IGCSE and Advance Level examinations in Grades 10 and 12 respectively.

Ichthus School has been transforming lives for more than 20 years, committed to prepare students for academic and social challenges that they may face in a continuously growing society. As a leading Christian school, we believe in a high standard and well-rounded education with curriculum that encompasses academic, social, character and spiritual development. With many programs to offer, we provide many opportunities to encourage students to discover their innate talents, broaden their horizons and learn new skills such as performing & visual arts, sports & fitness, entrepreneurship, as well as community service. It is our vision and mission to not only transform the lives of our students, but to also serve and prepare them as future leaders in a global society.

IPEKA INTEGRATED CHRISTIAN SCHOOL

Kompleks Taman Meruya Ilir
Jl. Batu Mulia Blok K
Jakarta Barat, Jakarta 11620
Tel. (62-21) 5890-5890, 5890-5891
Fax (62-21) 5890-5734
Email iics_service@iics.sch.id
Website www.ipeka.org
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Curriculum:  New South Wales Australian Curriculum Standard
Level: K–12
Current Enrollment: approximately 1,150 students
Alumni: Over 1200 students
Accreditations: ACSI, WASC, BOSTES, and Indonesian Government
Head of School: Joshie Katherine Tan, B. Com, M. Ed
Kindergarten – Elementary Principal: Gabie Alvina, S. Psi, M.Ed
Junior High School Principal: Tjhin Lince, S.Pd., M.Pd., Ed.S
Senior High School Principal: Natasha Christiani BA, M.Ed

IPEKA Integrated Christian School (IICS) is an ACSI and WASC accredited school. It  prepares young generation for a life that God has called them into. Through academic, non academic, and character building programs, we educate them with an integrated learning system based on Christian values. Students are nurtured and trained to be competent individuals who respond to issues in this world as Christians. Our IICS identity grows out of IPEKA’s mission, vision and core values. It is further defined in our unique Expected Student Learning Outcomes. We welcome your enquiries and/or visit us to get to know us more.

Mission: To educate students holistically based on Christian Values
Vision: To be an excellent Christian educational institution which declares Christ as the source of all wisdom and knowledge
Core Values: Service, Discipline, Integrity, Lifelong Learning, and Respect for all individuals.

Expected School-wide Learning Results (ESLRs):
1. Faithful followers of Christ
2. Independent Critical Thinkers
3. Effective English Communicators
4. Prepared Members of the Global Community and
5. Academically Prepared as Lifelong Learners.

JAKARTA NANYANG SCHOOL

Jl. Sekolah Foresta No. 1
BSD CITY, Tangerang 15331
Tel. (62-21) 5055-5999
WhatsApp (62) 812 8713-8973
Fax (62-21) 5055-5999
Website www.jny.sch.id
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Head of School: Mr. Lee Ting Jian
Kindergarten Principal: Ms. Diah Ayu Putri Purbawati
Primary School Principal: Mr. Anjar Donny Prasetyo
Secondary School & Junior College Principal: Ms. Eliana Maria Setiawati

Curriculum: Primary School (Cambridge Primary Checkpoint), Secondary School and Junior College (Cambridge IGCSE/A-Levels)
Grade levels: Toddler, Nursery, Kindergarten, Primary, Secondary and Junior College.

Jakarta Nanyang School (JNY), a leading school for 3 to 18–year–olds, offers a global and progressive approach to learning that educates the whole person in a nurturing environment which enhances the individual’s academic, moral, physical, social and emotional development.

We are a trilingual school where children learn - and learn in - English, Chinese and Bahasa Indonesia. JNY adheres to the internationally recognised and highly regarded Cambridge pathway programme that leads seamlessly from Primary to Secondary to advance years. Students do the Cambridge curriculum that leads to the Cambridge Checkpoint tests (at Primary 6), the Cambridge IGCSE examinations (at Secondary 4) and the Cambridge International AS & A Level examinations (at Junior College 2). This pathway not only lays a rigorous and firm foundation in learning but also gives strong support to students’ application for admission to leading and highly selective universities and tertiary institutions all over the world.

At JNY, we are guided and driven by our vision of "Every Jakarta Nanyang School (JNY) student, a Scholar and Principled Leader with a Heart for Family, Community, and Country," as-well-as by our Motto, "Wisdom through Knowledge, Virtue through Deeds”, and each JNY Student and JNY Graduate lives by these principles.

Set within a four-hectare lush green campus in BSD City, JNY is easily accessible from Serpong, Gading Serpong, Alam Sutera and Karawaci, as-well-as from North and West Jakarta, including Pondok Indah and Pantai Indah Kapuk, by Toll-Road. JNY is a high-security campus, with access to and exit from strictly controlled via parent and student tap cards. This ensures the safety and security of our students remains of paramount importance.

JNY offers top-of-the-range modern facilities across the entire school, including; iMac Computer Laboratories and state-of-the-art Science laboratories in both Primary and Upper Schools, a Multi-Purpose Hall, an Eco-pond with Butterfly Enclosure, two swimming pools and an athletics and sports field arena. Furthermore, our purpose-built Kindergarten Block, with its very own library, Computer Room, Learning Kitchen, indoor and outdoor Play-Areas and Dance Studio, help build confidence and independence in the children from their earliest years.

For more information, please feel free to call, visit our website or social media outlets, or visit our campus in BSD City.

JAYAKARTA MONTESSORI SCHOOL

Jl. Kemang Selatan 1, Blok L-1
Kemang, South Jakarta 12730
Tel. (62-21) 719-4907, 719-4908
Mobile +62 8131 533 1154
Email admin@jktmontessori.com
Website www.jktmontessori.com
Principal: Siti Rohmatun
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Curriculum: Montessori Method for international preschool, hands-on approach to phonics, practical life skills,  sensorial, cognitive and thematic. Lots of creativity with art, and daily physical activities with music, games, and an indoor/outdoor playground! For Toddlers (16 months) to Prep-1 (6 years).

Give your child the Montessori Advantage! Our developmentally appropriate programs foster creativity, self confidence and a natural love of learning. Guided by skilled, Montessori trained teachers, we promote your child's physical, social, emotional and mental development, thus providing an excellent foundation for life in larger schools. Please visit us anytime, we also offer free trial classes, and are open for enrollment throughout the year.

NORD ANGLIA SCHOOL JAKARTA

Jalan NIS 1
Kenanga Terusan, Ampera Raya
Cilandak, Jakarta 12560
Tel. +(62-21) 782-3930
Admissions Hotline +62 811 9727979
Email admissions@nasjakarta.sch.id
Website www.nordangliaeducation.com

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Principal: Ms. Rosy Clark 
Enrolment: up to 300

NAS Jakarta welcomes students from all over the world who will be part of our vibrant global community. Our warm and friendly admissions team will be able to lead you through the application process. You need to complete an application form and submit copies of your family’s passports, stay permit or Indonesian family card, report card/school report, and immunization records. We are a non-competitive school and our admissions process takes a holistic view of a student’s potential for success at our school.

Nord Anglia School Jakarta delivers a British international education to Early Years and Primary students. Our secure, leafy campus and friendly, caring community will inspire your child to achieve their very best, while having the confidence to embrace what makes them special through our personalised approach to learning.

Our international curriculum provides an engaging, thematic, and inquiry-based foundation, with emotional, social and physical skills woven throughout. NAS Jakarta students are articulate speakers, confident learners, and engaging collaborators. From the exciting books they read, through to the environment that surrounds them, we nurture a sense of wonder and curiosity in everything they do.

We make collaboration, resilience, respect, curiosity, creativity and global citizenship the building blocks of our outstanding education, to ensure your child will have the courage to take on any of life's challenges.

NAS Jakarta is part of Nord Anglia Education, the world’s leading premium international schools’ organization.

 

NEW ZEALAND SCHOOL JAKARTA

Kemang Selatan No. 1a
Kemang, Jakarta Selatan 12730
Tel. (62-21) 718-3222
WA +62 813 1196 3782

Head of School: Mr. Tim Maitland
Email info@nzsj.sch.id
Website www.nzsj.sch.id
School Enrolment: Up to 200
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Programmes: Baby Club, Preschool, Kindergarten, Primary, Secondary, Pre-University

Welcome! Selamat Datang! Haere Mai!

The New Zealand School Jakarta (NZSJ) is a progressive, growing international school situated in the heart of Kemang in South Jakarta. At NZSJ, we believe that happy children are more confident learners.

NZSJ is open to students of all nationalities starting from age 6 months. Our community represents over 20 nationalities and we would love for this number to keep growing! We consider our multinational nature to be one of the largest assets of our community. We foster a global perspective and welcome students and teachers from all over the world. We value international mindedness and celebrate different cultures and languages.

We employ the Te Whariki Curriculum for our Early Years programme, which is the New Zealand framework for Early Years education. Children learn through play and the 5 key strands which we believe set the foundation for learning are: wellbeing, belonging, communication, contribution and exploration.

In Primary and Secondary, we follow the New Zealand Curriculum supported by internationally recognised, Pearson Edexcel. Our academic programme offers an inquiry-based and holistic approach to education, promoted through the learning areas of English, the Arts, Health and Physical Education, Learning Languages, Mathematics and Statistics, Science, Social Studies and Technology. We consider that the holistic nature of this curriculum offers our children a solid foundation that will set them up for success as they grow, explore and contribute to this world.

NORTH JAKARTA INTERCULTURAL SCHOOL

Jl. Boulevard Bukit Gading Raya
Kelapa Gading, Jakarta Utara 14240
Tel. (62-21) 4586-5222, 3670-0770
Fax (62-21) 4586-5232
Email  admissions@njis.org
Website www.njis.org

North Jakarta Intercultural School is a multicultural community rich in traditions of East and West serving a diverse group of students. Our school program continues to expand and meet the needs of our school community. We believe that offering a program that supports the development of children over their early childhood, elementary, middle and high school years is important so that we can ensure that each child grows and develops in all areas over the lifespan of a child in an Early Childhood through Grade 12. We project that we will continue to grow for the next several years.

At NJIS, we recognize that children come to us with unique experiences, backgrounds, abilities, and interests. Our teachers promote cross-cultural understanding to meet varying needs, abilities, and learning styles of students. We provide a balanced education program within a safe environment so that each child can learn and grow to his or her greatest potential.

We offer an outstanding education, and our curriculum is designed for all children between the ages of 3 and 18. NJIS is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

Effective the 2016-2017 school year, NJIS serves the following programs:

Early Childhood  three- to four-year olds
Kindergarten      five-year olds
Elementary        Grades 1-5
Middle School     Grades 6-8
High School       Grades 9-12

The NJIS learning environment is flexible, and our teachers are experts in working with young children. Our program focuses on the development of the whole child, with play being an important part of the program. We believe that play helps young children make meaning of the world around them.

REGALITY ACADEMY

Jalan Kuningan Utama Lot 15
Lumina Tower, 9th floor
Jakarta 12960 Indonesia
Tel. +62-811-8899-400
Email info@regalityacademy.sch.id
Website www.regalityacademy.sch.id
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Principal - Mrs. Shelley Gibson

Regality Academy is an international standard primary school located in South-Central Jakarta. Our learning community totals approximately 110 students represented by 18 nationalities from Kindergarten 1 to Junior High school. We feel this mix of nationalities and cultures provides the foundation for internationally minded students, which is essential to fulfilling our vision as a school.

This vision is further supported by our internationally diverse teaching team, as well as our curriculum, the International Primary Curriculum (IPC) and International Middle Years Curriculum (IMYC) in Junior High, along with Pearson i-Lower Secondary heading to IGCSE in grades 9 and 10. The IPC can be found in over 1,800 schools in over 90 countries around the world. Using the IPC, and IMYC we aim to fulfil our mission of equipping our students with 21st-century skills to prepare them to be creative, critical thinkers, ready for the challenges of the rapidly changing world.

At Regality Academy, as a part of our philosophy of learning, we believe that each learner is unique. We seek to actively engage our learners in rigorous learning experiences that challenge them at their development levels, focusing on fundamental knowledge and skills, as well as pushing our students to adapt, collaborate, and innovate.

We believe in a holistic approach to education, meaning that as a school, we aim to develop the whole child, not simply focusing on core academic subjects. Specialist classes in primary include Music, Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), Art, Mandarin, and Physical Education and Bahasa Indonesia. Students also attend a variety of Enrichment Activities, after school, to ensure a range of learning opportunities for our students. With a minimum of two homeroom teachers per class, students have access to a lot of adult support.  

We intentionally cultivate the character of our students through the IPC/IMYC Personal Goals, as well as leadership skills, through our implementation of 'The Leader In Me' program.  Our school get a lot of leadership opportunities.  RGA feels like a large family, students feel they belong and they flourish. This gives our students a distinct advantage.

If you would like any additional information, or to arrange a visit, please feel free to contact us. We would love to show you around our wonderful school. Alternatively, visit our website, linked above.


SPRINGFIELD SCHOOL

Springfield School Campuses:

Permata Buana - Campus 1 (Toddler – Primary 3)

Jl. Pulau Sebaru L4 / 1
Taman Permata Buana, West Jakarta 11610
Tel. (62-21) 5835-7830

 

Permata Buana - Campus 2 (Primary 4 - Grade 8)

Jl. Pulau Selayar B1 / 1
Taman Permata Buana, West Jakarta 11610
Tel. (62-21) 5830-4383

 

Permata Buana - Campus 3 (Grade 9 - 12)

Jl. Pulau Tidung
Taman Permata Buana, West Jakarta 11610
Tel. (62-21) 5835-2448

Raffles Hills Campus (Toddler - Grade 12)

Jl. Alternatif Cibubur
Cimanngis, Depok 16954
Tel. (62-21) 844-7939

Email pr@springfield.sch.id
Website www.springfield.sch.id
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Springfield has been providing quality International Education since 1998. We have four wonderful, well resourced campuses with state of the art facilities in Permata Buana (West Jakarta) and Raffles Hills (Cibubur).

Springfield runs exceptional English and Mandarin programs taught by professional expatriate teachers. Each year our students achieve some of the highest marks in Indonesia on their Cambridge IGCSE, AS and A Level examinations.

Springfield has a Christian ethos, with a nurturing approach instilling values of compassion and respect in our students. For school tour, please contact the campus you wish to tour direct.

Curriculum:

  • Cambridge Primary/Secondary Checkpoint, IGCSE, and AS/A Level
  • National Examinations Center
  • HSK Mandarin Examinations
  • PSAT and ACT Test Centre


WELLINGTON COLLEGE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL JAKARTA

The Izzara Residences
Jl TB Simatupang no.19 Kav 16-17
Cilandak, Jakarta 12430
Tel. +62 0811 9000 0083
Email inquiry@wellingtoncollege.id
Website www.wellingtoncollege.id

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Wellington Early Years build our programmes around the English Early Years Foundation Stage Framework and the WCIJ Curriculum is carefully tailored for this unique age group, setting the vital building blocks for a child's physical, emotional, social and intellectual future. Our Wellington Primary phase for 6- to 11-year-olds combines the core tenets of the English National Curriculum through enquiry-based studies and the skilful teaching of subjects which are fundamental to a successful journey into senior school education.

The prestigious school in England and one of the top IB schools globally, Wellington College, is now opening its first K-12 school starting with early years and primary in Indonesia later this year. Founded in the early year of 1769 as a monument to the contributions of the Duke of Wellington, Wellington College was officially established in 1856 by Queen Victoria and has consistently proven to deliver the best teaching methods and holistic education. Not only present in England, but also in China, India, and Thailand, it has now expanded to Indonesia.

We’re Here to Assist You! You can meet us one-on-one at the WCIJ Corner at Izzara Residences for a private tour by appointment. Additionally, we offer a WhatsApp line to ensure we are always reachable to answer all your questions.

International Schools in Indonesia

British School Jakarta
Bintaro Main Campus (Pre-School to Year 13, ages 3-18)
Bintaro Jaya Sektor 9
Jl. Raya Jombang-Ciledug
Pondok Aren, Tangerang 15227
Tel. (62-21) 745-1670

Deutsche Schule Jakarta
Jl. Puspa Widya No. 8
Bumi Serpong Damai
Tangerang 15322 West Java
Tel. (62-21) 537-5102

International Center for Special Care in Education
Jl. Jati Padang Utara No. 8B
Pejaten - Jakarta 12540
Tel. (62-21) 780-7313

Jakarta Indonesia Korean School
Jl. Bina Marga No. 24
Kelurahan Ceger, Cipayung
Jakarta Timur
Tel. (62-21) 844-4958

Jakarta Intercultural School
P.O. Box 1078 JKS
Jakarta 12010
Tel. (62-21) 769-2555 ext. 16566

Jakarta Japanese School
JL.Titihan Raya
Bintaro Jaya Sektor 9
Parigi-Pondok Aren, Tangerang, Banten 15227
Tel. (62-21) 745-4130

Lycee Francais Louis - Charles Damais Jakarta
Jl. Cipete Dalam No. 32
Cipete, Jakarta Selatan 12410
Tel. (62-21) 750-3062

Pakistan Embassy School Jakarta
Jl. Yos Sudarso kav 84-A
Sunter, Jakarta Utara
Tel. (62-21) 6530-1128, 6530-1129

Singapore Intercultural School
Bona Vista Complex
Jl. Bona Vista Raya
Lebak Bulus, Jakarta Selatan 12440
Tel. (62-21) 7591-4414

International Schools in Indonesia

International Schools Outside Jakarta


AUSTRALIAN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL - Denpasar, Bali

Jl. Imam Bonjol  No. 458
Denpasar 80119 Bali
Tel. (62-361) 845-2000
Email bali@ais-indonesia.com
Website www.ais-indonesia.com

Head of School: John Milliss
Curriculum - Preschool to Year 12
Enrollment - 300
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AIS Indonesia provides a world-class education for Pre-school to Year 12 students with well-resourced campuses in Jakarta and Bali. The International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma is offered in both Jakarta and Bali.

AIS Bali campus is located to a new purpose-built 2-hectare campus, designed as a modern learning space with optimal air flow and natural daylight. Not only equipped with sophisticated infrastructures and green landscape, students enjoy state-of-the art school facilities including an 850 sqm multi-purpose court, 25 m. swimming pool, outdoor tennis court, soccer field, science laboratory, 40,000 book capacity library, amphitheater and a rooftop café.

You are invited to discover the AIS success story which features:

  • A friendly and vibrant community where every student is nurtured and encouraged to achieve their personal best
  • A world-class Australian curriculum complemented by highly qualified teachers with international experience
  • A commitment to providing innovative and challenging individual learning programs
  • A values-based education experience which provides a solid foundation for future academic success and personal growth
  • A safe and caring environment

At AIS, it’s all about “Empowering Minds and Uniting Communities”. To find out more about successful learning at AIS and our four campuses, we invite you to explore our website or contact us for a tour of our campus.

BANDUNG INDEPENDENT SCHOOL

Jl. Surya Sumantri No. 61
Bandung, Jawa Barat 40164
Tel. (+62) 22 201-4995
WhatsApp (+62) 811-2142400
Email admissions@bisedu.or.id
Website www.bisedu.or.id

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Curriculum: International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme
Nursery Program: 2 years old
Primary Year Programme (PYP) for Early Childhood - Grade 5
Middle Years Programme (MYP) for Grade 6 - Grade 10
IB Diploma Programme (IBDP) for Grade 11 - Grade 12
School Terms / Semesters: August to December & January to June
Accreditations: IB World, CIS, NEASC, and Indonesian Government

Discover Excellence at Bandung Independent School (BIS)! Looking for an extraordinary education? Look no further than Bandung Independent School (BIS). A non-profit school with a 50 year legacy, BIS is renowned for its outstanding educators, IB curriculum, and welcoming community.

Mission and Vision: BIS inspires lifelong learners and responsible global citizens. Equipping students with skills, knowledge, and values, this goal drives academic excellence and compassionate engagement for positive impact.

Inspiring Curriculum: As the sole IB Continuum school in Bandung, BIS sets high standards for academic excellence and holistic growth. Our advanced curriculum melds global perspectives with local insights, cultivating a well-rounded worldview. Across subjects from science to humanities, experiential learning, projects, debates, and hands-on activities foster agency, creativity, critical-thinking, and real-world application.

Thriving Community: BIS stands out for its inclusive community that celebrates diverse cultures to enhance learning. Students, parents, faculty, and staff form a close-knit, supportive family working together to ensure holistic development

Global Awareness: BIS nurtures active global citizens. Fostering cultural appreciation, students develop international-mindedness, embracing the dynamic global landscape with confidence as they approach university and beyond.

State-of-the-Art Facilities: The BIS campus enhances learning and inspires students to push boundaries and discover their passions by nurturing creativity and exploration.

Holistic Development: BIS believes education extends beyond academics. Our robust extracurricular programs, competitive sports, and service clubs develop life skills, like organization, collaboration, and leadership.

Empowering Success: BIS's IB programs are valued by universities around the world and equip students for success. Bridging the gap between high school and university courses through the IB Diploma Programme, BIS minimizes disparity often seen in other paths.

Values: Courage by demonstrating a willingness to make mistakes and try something new; Open-Mindedness by listening to others, inquiring into different perspectives, and celebrating diversity; Balance by appreciating of emotional, intellectual, and physical well-being; Integrity through honesty, responsible decision-making, and a sense of respect and justice; Commitment to service through our vibrant community and beyond.

Become a Dragon! Join the Bandung Independent School family and experience excellence, empowerment, and a strong knit community like no other. Your future begins here.

MEDAN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL - Medan, North Sumatera

Jl. Jamin Ginting Km. 10 / Jl. Tali Air No. 5
Medan 20141 North Sumatra
Tel. +62 (61) 836-1816, +62 (61) 836-6175, +62 (821) 68414813
Email: admissions@mismedan.org
Website: www.mismedan.org
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Enrollment: <100 Students
Levels: Preschool through to Senior High

Located in a beautifully scenic campus outside the hustle and bustle of the city center, MIS was originally founded in 1969 to provide a holistic education to the children of the US and UK Consulates. In a green, peaceful, and stimulating environment, students are challenged through our high academic standards and also learn to build strong character. The MIS student profile is central to all of our teaching and learning and students learn on a daily basis to be inquirers, knowledgeable, thinkers, communicators, principled, open-minded, caring, risk-takers, balanced and reflective individuals with the constant support and guidance of highly qualified and experienced teachers, all of whom are qualified to teach in their home countries. The majority of our teachers also hold Master’s degrees in their fields and have an average of over ten years’ experience each. Class sizes are kept small to ensure every child gets the focused attention they deserve and the school has less than one hundred students in total from Preschool to Senior High.

With our full-size football field, swimming pool, and gym, our students also have access to the best sporting and health facilities in Medan. These facilities are also freely open to parents, families, and friends on the weekends when MIS becomes a hub for the local and international community. Our library, Medan’s largest collection of English language books, is also second to none and classrooms are fully equipped with the latest resources from overseas. Transportation is available from various locations around Medan. Medan Independent School (formerly Medan International School), is Medan’s only WASC (Western Association of Schools and Colleges) accredited school and offers the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Program (PYP), Middle Years Program (MYP), and the Diploma Program (DP). MIS is also the only school in Medan to be a member of the East Asian Regional Council of Overseas Schools (EARCOS).

Our wonderful little school is best experienced in person. We encourage you to contact us on 061 8361816 to schedule a visit and see Medan’s True International School for yourself.

SEKOLAH CIPUTRA SURABAYA - Surabaya, East Java

Puri Widya Kencana, CitraLand
Surabaya, East Java 60213
Tel. +62 31 741-5018, 2100-1716
WhatsApp 62 8133-9998995
Email info-sc@sekolahciputra.sch.id
Website www.sekolahciputra.sch.id
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Student Population: 1,300
Executive Director: Mr. Martin Blackburn

An International Baccalaureate Continuum School offering the IB Primary Years Programme (PYP), IB Middle Years Programme (MYP) and IB Diploma Programme (DP).

Sekolah Ciputra is the only school in Surabaya authorised to teach all three of the highly respected International Baccalaureate Programmes. The IB PYP commences in Play Group and continues through the end of Elementary School (Grade 6). The IB MYP covers the first four years of High School, Grades 7-10, providing excellent preparation for the IB DP in Grades 11 and 12.

Programmes are taught in English by qualified and experienced native English speaking expatriate teachers and bi-lingual Indonesian teachers. The curriculum is broad and balanced supporting the growth of the developing child, encompassing social, physical, ethical, emotional and cultural needs in addition to strong academic development.

Specialist facilities that support the teaching programmes include 4 computer laboratories, 2 learning resource centres, a music and recording suite, ballet room, drama rooms, art and technology rooms, science laboratories, full sized gymnasium, outside covered basketball court, football fields and an athletics oval. All classrooms are air-conditioned, have Smartboards and WiFi throughout the school. Ciputra Hall provides a state of the art auditorium for school assemblies, events and productions. Seating for 710 with specialist music and drama suites.

Our students have the opportunity to enter leading universities locally and overseas. Currently we have former students studying in the United States, Australia, Canada, Europe, Singapore, Hong Kong, Japan and China.

Sekolah Ciputra is fully licensed by the Indonesian Government as an SPK school with an "A" Accreditation in all five levels.


SEKOLAH GLOBAL INDO-ASIA - Batam, Kepulauan Riau

Jalan Ahmad Yani Kavling SGIA
Kelurahan Teluk Tering, Kecamatan Batam Kota, Batam 29461
Telp +62 (778) 467-333
Fax +62 (778) 467-979
WhatsApp +62 819 99 467 333
Email admission@sgiaedu.org
Website www.sgiaedu.org
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Chief Operating Officer Indah Salazar

Sekolah Global Indo-Asia (SGIA) was founded in 1998 and a co-educational day school located in the centre of Batam City in Riau province. The school caters to the needs of children of the national and international community living in and around Batam, Indonesia. SGIA offers international qualifications from International Baccalaureate (IB) offering the Primary Years Programme (PYP) and IB Diploma Programme, as well as Cambridge Assessment International Education offering Checkpoint, IGCSE, AS and A levels.

SGIA enroll students from Pre-School to Grade 12 of diverse nationalities (Indonesian, Singaporean, Malaysian, Filipino, Japanese, Korean, Australian, Chinese, Indian, Tunisian, French, Turkish, Swedish, South African, British, American, Italian, New Zealand).

The school is equipped with up-to-date facilities to foster the love for learning. It is a caring, secure environment in which students develop the relevant skills, confidence, foster positive attitudes and creativity that will help them succeed academically.

The main language of instruction is English but Bahasa Indonesia is used to teach supplementary subjects required by the National Curriculum, specifically for Indonesian students. Mandarin is offered as an additional language for all students. While Indonesian students learn mandated Indonesian subjects, expatriate students will learn basic Bahasa Indonesia, Indonesian studies and character-building.

The school provides all teachers with regular professional development, nationally and internationally, to build capacity and develop skills in implementing modern, research-based teaching methodologies. A university counselor team provides guidance and support on subject/major selection, university procedures, scholarship, applications, interview techniques, to name a few. SGIA graduates are accepted worldwide.

 

SURABAYA EUROPEAN SCHOOL - Surabaya, East Java

at Pakuwon Golf and Family Club
Villa Bukit Regency, Pakuwon Indah
Surabaya 60123 East Java
Tel. (62-31) 739-1751
Fax +62 (0)31 739-1754
HP +62 (0)816-527463
Email info@surabayaeuropeanschool.com
Website www.surabayaeuropeanschool.com
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Levels - Montessori to year 11, British Curriculum School
Enrollment 130 (and growing steadily)
School Principal - Nick Rowdene

We are the only school in Surabaya that combines Montessori education for students from ages 3-6, the Cambridge curriculum and the International Primary Curriculum (IPC) for junior school, and the Cambridge International Key Stage 3 and IGCSE education for secondary school students. The combination of inquiry-based learning and internationally-recognised, rigorous academic standards offered by these programmes provides an excellent framework for our students’ personal and academic development.

Our well-qualified and experienced teaching team is made up of expatriate native English speakers and bilingual Indonesian nationals. SES graduates go on to study A levels, IB Diploma, High School Diploma and Advanced Placement (AP) courses in the USA, Australia, Canada, Singapore, Indonesia or their home country institutions. Many of these students continue their University studies in the same countries. Our alumni have transitioned to UWCSEA, Phillips Academy in Andover, USA and prominent schools in Australia.

Our school is housed in the attractive Pakuwon Indah Residential Estate in West Surabaya. The surroundings provide a natural and safe environment for students’ learning. All our classrooms are air-conditioned and well resourced, with a science laboratory and primary and secondary computer suites. The campus, with a gymnasium, swimming pool, dance studio, table tennis facilities, a football field, tennis courts and play areas enables students to enjoy the benefits of active, outdoor learning.

Surabaya European School is a certified Cambridge school and also meets the requirements of the Indonesian government for SPK (Satuan Pendidikan Kerjasama).

Surabaya Montessori School (Preschool and Kindergarten)
at Pakuwon Golf and Family Club
Villa Bukit Regency, Pakuwon Indah
Surabaya 60123 East Java
Tel. (62-31) 739-1752
Fax +62 (0)31 739-1754
HP +62 (0)816-527463
Email info@surabayaeuropeanschool.com
Website www.surabayaeuropeanschool.com

Caters to both the Surabaya international and Indonesian community and is run by certified Montessori teachers.

 

Bali Island School
Jalan Danau Buyan IV No. 15
Sanur, Bali 80228

Bandung Alliance International School
Jl. Bujangga Manik Kav. 2
Kotabaru Parahyangan Padalarang
Bandung 40553
Tel. (62-22) 8281 909-0000

Bandung Japanese School
Jl. Ciumbuleuit No. 199
Bandung, Jawa Barat
Tel. (62-22) 203-1532

International School Batam
Complex Rosedale Blok E 123-124
Batam, Kepulauan Riau
Indonesia 24893
Tel. (62-778) 461-696

Sekolah Buin Batu (formerly Batu Hijau International School)
Kayu Besi Campus
Jln. Kayu Besi 400 Townsite PTNNT
Buin Batu, West Sumbawa, Nusa Tenggara Barat, Indonesia
Phone: +62372-635318 ext 48443

Raya Ketimus Campus
Jln. Raya Ketimus 387 Townsite PTNNT
Buin Batu, West Sumbawa, Nusa Tenggara Barat, Indonesia
Phone: +62372-635318 ext 48424
Tel. (62-370) 635318 ext. 48424

Caltex American School
c/o American Overseas Petroleum (Schools located in Duri and Rumbai, Sumatra)
P.O. Box 237, Orchard Post Office
Singapore 9123

Singapore International School Cilegon
Jl. Raya Merak No. 49
Cilegon, Jawa Barat 42414
Tel. (62-254) 394-460, 396-552, 394-461

Deutsche Internationale Schule Bandung
Jl. Kyai Gede Utama No. 12
Bandung, Jawa Barat 40132
Tel. (62-22) 250-1925

Hillcrest International School
Jl. Sekolah Internasional No. 1
Hinekombe, Sentani,
Jayapura, Papua 99352
(P.O. Box 249, Sentani 99352)
Tel. (62-967) 591-460

Interculrual School of Bogor
Jl. Papandayan No. 7
Bogor 16128 Jawa Barat

Mt. Zaagkam Schools
Located in Kuala Kencana and Tembagapura, Papua
c/o Freeport Indonesia, Inc.
P.O. Box 14
Tembagapura, West Papua
Tel. (62-901) 468-767

Kuala Kencana Campus Tel. (62-901) 546-4853

Makassar International School
Jalan Boto Lempangan No. 19
Sawerigading, Makassar 90113 Sulawesi Selatan
Tel. (0411) 315-889

Manado International School
Parsil Estate Kav. B 1-4
Jl. Walanda Maramis
North Minahasa
Manado, Sulawesi Utara 95371
Tel. (62 431) 893-300, 892-252, 889-6159

Mountainview International Christian School
Jl. Nakula Sadewa Raya No. 55
Cabean RT 5 RK I Mangunsari
Dukuh, Salatiga, 50722 Jawa Tengah
(P.O. Box 142, Salatiga 50711)
Tel. (62-298) 311-673, 311-674

Nehru Memorial International School
Jl. Lembong 40, Braga
Bandung, Jawa Barat
Tel. (62-22) 423-4479

Raffles Independent School
Jl. MT Haryono No 12 (Near Balikpapan Baru)
Gunung Bahagia
Balikpapan 76113 East Kalimantan
Tel. (62-542) 876-388

Rama Global School
Kembang Kuning, Ubrug,
Jatiluhur 41101
Purwakarta, Jawa Barat

Semarang Multinational School
Jl. Jangli 37, Candisari
Semarang 50254 Central Java
Tel. (62-024) 831-1424

Tanjung Bara International School
c/o Kaltim Prima Coal Mine Site
Sangatta, Kutai Timur East Kalimantan
Tel. (62-549) 523007

Texmaco DPS International School
Desa Kiara Payung, Klari,
Karawang Timur 41300, Indonesia
Tel. (62-267) 436-746, 432-105,

Wesley International School
Jl. Simpang Kwoka 1
Malang 65145 East Java
(P.O. Box 275, Malang 65101)
Tel. (62-341) 586-410

Yogyakarta Independent School
P.O. Box 1175
Yogyakarta 55011
Jalan Cendrawasih No. 1
Sinduadi, Mlati, Sleman, Yogyakarta 55284
Central Java
Tel. (62-274) 625-965

 

More about the Indonesian Education System

In the mid-1990s, the Indonesian Department of Education and Culture began to open opportunities for the development of what were at that time termed "national plus schools". Categories have now changed and all schools must be one of the following three categories:

  1. National schools - offering the national curriculum only
  2. Embassy schools - offering the curriculum from the home country and accessible only to citizens from that country - what we formerly referred to as "international schools".
  3. SPK schools - offering overseas programmes such as the IB but using elements of the national curriculum. SPK stands for Satuan Pendidikan Kerjasama - Cooperative Education unit. They must have a direct tie with an overseas school or an overseas educational authority. Admission is open to expatriate children and some of these schools offer international curriculum and English as the medium of instruction. They are a great alternative to the more expensive embassy schools for expatriates whose companies will not cover the cost of education, as well as for the children of mixed Indonesian-expat marriages.

Enrollment in most Indonesian schools begins in April of each year for July admission.

 

Last updated February 26, 2024