General Information and Objectives

 

GENERAL INFORMATION AND OBJECTIVES

Jeddah Knowledge International School (JKS) offers a broad academic curriculum striving for academic excellence, supported by a co-curricular program to develop holistic learners.

It is our expectation that our students will acquire an appropriate balance of content, knowledge, and process skills, that will serve them well in a constantly changing world.

Our students will demonstrate:

  • critical thinking and the ability to use their core knowledge in the application and integration of their learned skills.
  • effective communication through expression and sharing of ideas in various forms.
  • production of quality work which reflects creativity, excellence, perseverance, and the use of technology.
  • working collaboratively in groups and using effective management and social skills.
  • developing good character through self-reflection, attitudes, and habits that are beneficial to themselves and the community.

Our school community encourages, promotes and models the following as an integral part of our educational program:

  • Respect and compassion towards one’s own culture and other cultures, and the environment
  • Self-confidence
  • A joy for learning, and a realization that learning is a lifelong process.

Students shall complete all internal examinations and standardized examinations (e.g. PSAT, SAT I, SAT II), if required, to be eligible for graduation.