Secondary Overview

At Nexus International School Malaysia, the Secondary School retains the same philosophies practiced in the Primary Years with more emphasis on specialised subject disciplines, while developing greater independence of thought, identity, and value systems. Technology continues to be integrated into all facets of learning at the Secondary Education Level. The Secondary School make provisions for learners. From Years 7-9 learners follow the bespoke Nexus Middle School Programme, at Years 10-11 learners follow the IGCSE programme and the Years 12-13 learners study the IB Diploma Programme.

Why Study at Nexus
The Secondary Curriculum programme in an international school setting is designed to challenge learners to think independently, make connections, and apply knowledge to real-life situations through the range of subjects offered. As children progress through Years 7 to 9, they become self-motivated and enquiring learners, ready to take on the challenges of the IGCSE examination courses and subsequently, the IB Diploma.

Our extensive Secondary Curriculum is taught by highly qualified specialists who demonstrate adaptability to suit the ever-advancing digital age. We have top-notch facilities catered for teachers and students alike, whether it is for arts, sciences, sports, or modern languages. 

Assessment is an important element of learning at Nexus International School. Our teachers employ a wide range of formative and summative assessment techniques for various purposes.
Years 7 to 9 - Middle School Programme
The curriculum that we offer for Middle School at Nexus International School is taught around 'Big Ideas' or concepts, while being based on international standards. The curriculum for Year 7 to 9 has been designed to prepare learners for Cambridge IGCSE in terms of foundation subject knowledge and IBDP in terms of international mindedness, independent and critical thinking skills.
Years 10 and 11 - International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE)

In Years 10 and 11, Nexus International School learners follow a broad range of subjects at Cambridge IGCSE level. These internationally recognised examinations provide rigorous preparations for the IB Diploma and other pre-university courses.

For more information about the Subject Structure, click here