Welcome to this exclusive interview with Maya Nelson, who is the Interim Head of School at Jakarta Intercultural School. She may be the Interim Head, but she has a long term attachment to the school, she's a graduate of JIS.
At Sekolah Pelita Harapan (SPH), Project-Based Learning is applied across all levels from Kindergarten to High School. Learn more about Sekolah Pelita Harapan in the upcoming Open Day on 4 December 2021.
One of the few to operate in a Joint Cooperation School (SPK) in Indonesia, the JIS Learning Center will be a program designed for children aged 4 to 11 with intellectual disabilities.
Jakarta Intercultural School head of admissions Kathleen Ngkaion offers her professional and personal insights on what parents can look out for when searching for the ‘perfect’ learning environment.
On 29 September 2021, Bali Island School held a highly successful Virtual University Fair that hosted over 100 universities, helping to bridge students directly with potential futures.
The COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent shift to online learning meant that many schools have had to cut back on their sports programs or suspend them altogether.
Mana Aoturoa is a Maori term that refers to exploration of our environment and curiosity about the world. It is a key strand of our Early Years programme and we believe that this sets the foundation to develop lifelong learners.
As an established IB World School in Bali, Bali Island School (BIS) is incredibly proud of its Class of 2021 students for their excellent International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IBDP) results.
The NOW! Jakarta School Competition (NJSC) was created to trigger children's creativity in painting, drawing, taking photographs and writing essays by bringing students from many school together in one fun, creative event.
The new name of the establishment, Life School, was chosen by the parents of the pupils during a general assembly. By its international sound, it responds to expectations and wishes for openness.
Now! Jakarta this month releases its annual School Directory which lists and details the top schools in Jakarta and Bali (and is available to all who want it by contacting the number at the end of this story).
The Nord Anglia School Jakarta is preparing in earnest to transition from their full-time ‘Virtual School Experience’ (VSE) to face-to-face learning on the school’s beautiful campus.
Education is surely one of the most essential elements to generate awareness and cultivate understanding on issues prevalent to our environment.
Some parents are concerned that their child will miss out on experiences if they go to a small school.
British School Jakarta (BSJ) has expanded its IB Career-Related Programme (IB CP) offerings starting with Academic Year 2021/2020 as it forms new partnerships with a number of Indonesian and international university partners.
Jakarta Intercultural School (JIS) has resumed on-campus learning starting from Wednesday, 7 April 2021, becoming one of the first Satuan Pendidikan Kerjasama (SPK) to do so.
Gracelynne Danielle Kusuma, Sascha Putri and Qanita Zahara, three students from British School Jakarta (BSJ) have won the 2020 Changemakers Challenge by CAS Trips for their project, Restoring Borneo Wildlife.
On Saturday, 6 March 2021, the Gandhi Memorial Intercontinental School (GMIS) Jakarta held its third-ever [email protected], where 15 confident students ranging from grades 9 through 12, presented a wide range of modern topics.
The British School Jakarta (BSJ) has been awarded Gold Greenship Certification by Green Building Council Indonesia (GBCI) in a certificate handover ceremony held in the school area in Bintaro, South Tangerang. This occasion marked
It’s February 2021 and schools in Jakarta have been closed for campus-based learning for almost a year due to the ongoing Covid pandemic.
In an exclusive roundtable interview, the four principals of Jakarta Intercultural School talk about adapting to digital classrooms and education in a time of crisis.
Ichtus Schools explains why 2020 was the best year ever, filled with lessons and challenges that create survivors and fighters.
Some thoughts and advice for parents wondering what to do when the schools in Jakarta open again, contributed by A for Effort Tutoring Center.
Learning has no limits at Nord Anglia School Jakarta, where the school offers an engaging learning environment to ensure every child loves coming to school.
Ichthus school believes that a positive and dynamic community is the key to child development, especially to face life transformation.
We spoke to a representative from Jakarta Multicultural School to get updates on its current situation and the home-based learning system the school offers.
Educators at Australian Independent School (AIS) Indonesia encourage students to improve their skills in independent reading as the foundation of success.
Have you ever heard about the Polyteknik Mekanik Swiss? Well, that was actually one of the first schools in Indonesia supported by the Swiss Government. Today, the school is called Politeknik Manufaktur (POLMAN) Bandung.
The intercultural school has prepared the safety plan to protect students and staffs and are looking forward to reopening the class amidst the Covid-19.The intercultural school has prepared the safety plan to protect students and
The intercultural school has prepared the safety plan to protect students and staffs and are looking forward to reopening the class amidst the Covid-19.
LFJ Head of School, Brahim Oualli, talks to NOW! Jakarta about the international school’s fundamental standards in producing well-rounded adults.
Inspired by old school Indonesian charm and scrumptious culinary offerings, Four Points by Sheraton Surabaya, Pakuwon Indah launched Djaman Doeloe Resto and Bar.
Bali Island School (BIS) is an institution on the island, having provided the community with academic excellence since 1985.Despite the difficulties faced by schools around the world during the Covid-19 Pandemic
Choosing a preschool for your children should be done very carefully. Take your time and make sure you choose the right one. Here are four criterias to watch for as you select and visit a preschool programme.
LaSalle College, an international design school in Jakarta gives support to the first responder of Covid-19 by organising an online design competition and donation.
As nationwide closures remain in place, ACG continues to help safeguard the health and mental wellbeing of their students through internal support networks, external counselling and medical assistance and advice.
The transition to home learning seems effortless for Jakarta Intercultural School, but a recent talk with Nicholas Biblis, spokesperson for the school, revealed the sheer hard work and preparation behind it.
The British School Jakarta readily shifted to an online learning programme in the wake of Covid-19. Here are some important points they made in ensuring a smooth transition for all.
According to TEIKOKU DATABANK (TDB), the coronavirus crisis forced companies from cruise ships and Japanese inns to private tutoring schools and tourism companies to go under with debts running up to approximately USD 11 million.
Covid-19 might be a challenging time for students to maintain their academics goals since most of them are learning school at home.
The Nord Anglia School Jakarta helps to enhance children’s learning on science and here’s the reasons why.
With schools closed and outside activities restricted, children can only spend their time at home. Try these activities to keep them entertained, engaged, maybe even ignite their hidden talent.
In partnership with Artha Graha Peduli, Jakarta International School donated 1,000 home-care sanitation kits to families living in South Jakarta.
Founded by supermodel Petra Nemcova in 2004, Happy Hearts Fund (HHF) focuses on helping children. Read through Alistair Speirs conversation about the foundation's efforts to build schools for the poor.
Sinarmas World Academy invited 10 inspiring young leaders to share their success in front of students at the school’s independent running conference.
Jakarta Intercultural School (JIS) introduced STEAM as the future face of pedagogy to prepare students that will later to be a potential human resources who could thrive in the transforming industry.
We all have our own wishes, hopes and dreams in this new year. So do our colleagues. Read the wishes of ambassadors, hotels' general managers, school principals and many others here!
The young learners of Nord Anglia School Jakarta now have access to spacious interconnected indoor and outdoor spaces where they can both learn and play.
NOW! Jakarta’s Alistair Speirs went to visit British School Jakarta and met two parents who entrusted their children to start their learning journey in the school.
Since it was established in 2013, EEC Kampung Inggris Jakarta has received hundreds of students, ranging from kindergarten ages to adults.
NOW! Jakarta had a face to face talk with Mr. A.P Singh, the Head of the Gandhi Memorial Intercontinental School (GMIS) Jakarta.
ACG School Jakarta offers globally recognised qualifications through Cambridge International and International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma curricula.
British School Jakarta (BSJ) decided to up the stakes at the entry level for the youngest children.
Introducing Project Sondaicus, a Jakarta-based non-profit organisation started by BINUS School Simprug that is concerned about endangered species such as Javan Rhinos.
NOW! Jakarta spoke to Global Jaya School's Head of School Cory Carson to get a thorough understanding about the IB Education curriculum and what the school has to offer.
The British School Jakarta (BSJ) has long enjoyed a reputation as a school. NOW! Jakarta went to visit and met three of the inspirational main drivers of the new facility.
This Saturday, people will gather up to join a campaign and take action during the initial Hari Bersih Indonesia or National Clean up Day on 21 September. ACG School Jakarta and its students participate in this inaugural event.
NOW! Jakarta editorial intern and model student at JIS, Victoria Budiono explores the subject based on her own experience at Jakarta Intercultural School (JIS).
Well-known since 1987 as a watch brand that delivers precise, safe and sporty timekeeping options for the little ones, Flik Flak presents it’s Going to School collection to welcome the new term.
BMX entered Indonesia’s market in 1985 and like other countries, most boys loved to have it and felt proud when they went to school together with friends by riding their favourite BMX.
After four months, Jakarta Schools Football League (JSFL) 2019 has concluded with a Gala Day.
Competing with big brands, Kecap 7 is being faithful to the old school method of producing kecap manis, one of Indonesia's most versatile ingredients.
Moving to a new country will always be exciting. There are so many things to consider, choosing the right schools for your children is one of them.
According to Food Bank of Indonesia (FOI), at least 40 to 50 percent of students in Jakarta and Banten go to school hungry, disrupting their focus to study.
Choosing the best international schools in Jakarta is not easy but JIS, NIS Jakarta, BSJ, AIS Jakarta, and NZS Jakarta are some of the best options.
NOW! Jakarta spoke to Dr. Daniel Low, Dean Raffles Christian School Pondok Indah about the school’s education philosophies.
Garth Wyncoll spoke to us about the international focus of the curriculum, digital shifts, and environmental-driven student activities at Bali Island School.
New Zealand School Jakarta brings the sense of community as a foundation to build good school ecosystem.
Two Schools, ACG School Jakarta and the Australian Independent School, offer their take on the importance of extra-curricular activities.
Pupils benefit from a very British environment in a globally-focused curriculum.
With the demands of skill sets and knowledge changing in just a generation, how do schools respond?
Southeast Asia is now a major region for international education. Options for both local and expatriate families are increasing as demand grows, especially in Malaysia and Thailand.
Cultural programme highlights contribution of women in today’s society.
Jakarta Aquarium conducted a marine educational programme for elementary and junior high school students at Tidung Island, Pulau Seribu
Now, let’s not pretend. Many schools really don’t care for Co-Curricular Activities. And neither do many parents.
ACG School Jakarta kindergarten spark students’ curiosity and natural sense of wonder with a play-based, inquiry-centred learning philosophy in a dynamic classroom.
Students at this North Jakarta school are showcasing more than 300 art works.
The school provides an atmosphere where diversity is considered a strength and where differences are seen as assets.
The Management Advisor of Kharisma Bangsa School, Okan Celiker spoke to us about the students’ achievements and his plans for building on their successes.
An after-school activity helped catapult her to fame on the popular cooking competition show "MasterChef" Australia,
The German School Jakarta, as a non-profit foundation, is officially recognised by the German Government as an “excellent German school abroad”.
Through a series of short presentation, The Gandhi School Jakarta celebrated the 149th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi’s birth on 2 October.
120 Ultimate Frisbee players from Bali, Singapore, Surabaya,and other cities joined players in Jakarta in mid September for a two-day ‘Double Team’ tournament.
Jakarta is the center of music and entertainment. For those who want to learn about music professionally, these schools offer one music education.
Held at Global Jaya International School, Starbucks Indonesia invited 150 children to celebrate National Sports through its StarCoach Programme.
On 13 September, the winners of NOW!JAKARTA School Competition 2018 received certificate of achievement and prizes at Oakwood Premier Cozmo Jakarta.
David Butcher has been appointed Principal of British School Jakarta (BSJ) this year. NOW! Jakarta spoke to him about his career and his philosophy on education
Shelly Gautama took to the bagpipes not long after she moved to Melbourne for boarding school. Since then she has performed internationally.
Singapore Intercultural School Bona Vista will hold its annual Mega Bazaar on 15 September, aim to help students learn the basics of entrepreneurship.
NOW! Jakarta spoke to ACG Jakarta’s new principal Shawn Hutchinson about his career in education and his plans for the school.
NOW! Jakarta spoke to Shane Nathan, Interim Principal of BSJ about the school’s changing demographics and British heritage, as well as its students’ success.
The gymnastics programme at BSJ has recently undergone a few changes with new equipment classes introduced for those outside the school community.
In partnership with Rinjani Indah School, Novotel Lombok Resort and Villas is hosting Kids Summer Holiday Camp from 18 June to 27 July.
The beginning of May sprang to life with the annual PTA Country Fair at British School Jakarta.
AWA members visited one of the projects they have helped sponsor, Sekolah Kami, a school for children of trash pickers on the outskirts of Jakarta.
Womenesia is a service club at the Jakarta Intercultural School that works to empower women in Jakarta by providing them with skills and markets.
NOW!Jakarta picks the best intercultural schools in Jakarta which has strong reputation to create the best graduates
David Metcalf narrates the important of culture preservation as the part of traditional school which exist in indigenous community in Indonesia.
Beacon Academy, A school that provides a learner-centered environment that nurtures a strong sense of belonging while encouraging them to be creative.
On the support beams of the non-toll Flyover (JLNT) on Jalan Kasablanka, the pylons along Jalan Antasari have served as a canvas for local school students.
Sitting down with SIS Football Coach Gareth Jonsen who envisions a foundation for a football academy in his school.
ACG School Jakarta is a place where strong qualifications and high professionalism to produce an enduring commitment to an enjoyment of learning.
Darbotz, an Indonesian mural artist works with Jakarta Intercultural School students to foster creativity through urban art project.
In Jakarta, there are numerous music schools that offer a variety of courses that help to lay the groundwork for aspiring musicians or those who see music as a rewarding pastime.
Boarding schools from across the US, Switzerland and more will be at the InterContinental Jakarta Midplaza on 19 November between 1:00 and 5:00 pm to speak about an array of programmes that take place on their campuses.
One of the most prestigious international schools in Indonesia, British School Jakarta (BSJ), held the very first English-speaking interscholastic conference “Inspire Me” (IME) on 9 September at its campus in Tangerang, Banten.
Taking his words to heart, students from Global Jaya School in Tangerang, Banten have come to perfect their skills in photography.
Students from year eleven of the Global Jaya School celebrated their beloved school’s anniversary in their own way.
The Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) of Global Jaya School connected the entire GJS Community through its Family Fun Day that was held on April 16th.
AIS is optimistic that brick and mortar schools will be intact, so will the overflowing interactions of ideas, spirit and energy.