Middle School

 

There are two main sections in the Middle school program: iLowerSecondary for grades 6 and 7, and iGCSE for grades 8 and 9.

iLowerSecondary is a 2 year program at BISA, designed to explicitly prepare students for International GCSE or other similar qualifications. It focuses on transferable skills development through course program developed by Pearson Edexcel.

iGCSE is a world-class qualification for international students. It is a main requirement for progression to Level 3 studies (such as International Advanced Level) and gives full range of knowledge and skills to be ready for high school education.

To find out more information on BISA middle school see the link below:

BISA Middle School Info Sheet

iLowerSecondary

In Grades 6 and 7, students study 3 subjects, which are English, Math and Science. Lessons take place 3 times per week, 2 lessons per day, in the afternoons 15:00 – 17:15.

iGCSE

In Grades 8 and 9, students study 4 subjects which are English, Math, Science and Computing. Lessons take place 4 times per week, 2 lessons a day, in the afternoons 15:00 – 17:15.

International Certificates

Upon completion of Grade 7 and Grade 9, students take the official Pearson Edexcel exams and receive iLowerSecondary and iGCSE certificates recognized worldwide.

iLowerSecondary Curriculum

iLowerSecondary is a 2-year program at BISA with 3 subjects:

English
Mathematics
Science

Being an English-taught curriculum, students need to possess English language skills equivalent to A2/B1.

To apply, please take the following steps:

  • fill in the application form
  • pay the non-refundable application fee of 6 000 AMD for local and 12 000 AMD for international applicants
  • submit the required list of documents in hand or electronically at [email protected]
  • take the required entrance exam in English
  • pass the oral interview
iGCSE Curriculum

iGCSE is a 2-year program at BISA with 4 subjects:

Englishc
Mathematics
Science and Computing

Being an English-taught curriculum, students need to possess English language skills equivalent to B1/B2.

To apply, please take the following steps:

  • fill in the application form
  • pay the non-refundable application fee of 6 000 AMD for local and 12 000 AMD for international applicants
  • submit the required list of documents in hand or electronically at [email protected]
  • take the required entrance exam in English
  • pass the oral interview
International Certification

Through taking the official final exams upon graduation of Grade 7 and Grade 9, students gain internationally recognized certification of their achievement per subject taken.

Externally marked by Pearson, these tests comply with rigorous global standards and provide assessment designed specifically for international learners.

iGCSE curriculum provides the skills and knowledge needed to progress to A Levels, International A Levels, onto university and into employment.