Primary school

10 reasons to choose the Cambridge Pathway:

  • Cambridge Assessment International Education is one of the largest among the international educational providers
  • They have a 150-year old history and they are part of the University of Cambridge
  • There are more than 10,000 schools worldwide, in over 160 countries
  • They use the textbooks, books and publications from Cambridge University Press, a renowned institution which continuously improves and develops all their educational materials.
  • Cambridge Pathway gives students a clear path for educational success, prepares students for life – helping them to develop an informed curiosity and lasting passion for learning
  • Students learning via Cambridge Assessment are confident learners with a well-established knowledge and with an innovative as well as open-minded view for the unknown and new
  • Their programmes help students to develop deep subject knowledge, conceptual understanding and higher order thinking skills so they gain all the competencies necessary for real life application.
  • Cambridge qualifications and exams are widely recognised by universities and employers around the world with a high reputation
  • The students of any Cambridge Assessment International Education’s schools automatically become a member of a global community as there are nearly one million students around the world who study in one of the Cambridge Assessment schools
  • They provide first-class support for teachers through publications, online resources, training and professional development.

The key qualities of Cambridge Assessment pupils/students

 

  • Confident in working with information and ideas – their own and those of others
  • Responsible for themselves, responsive to and respectful of others
  • Reflective and developing their ability to learn
  • Innovative and equipped for new and future challenges
  • Engaged intellectually and socially, ready to make a difference.

What does Cambridge education prepare the students for?

 

  • For life – helping them to develop an informed curiosity and lasting passion for learning
  • For establishing competencies and skills -the programmes are designed to stretch, challenge and inspire students of all abilities
  • For gaining useful knowledge – to develop deep subject knowledge, conceptual understanding and higher order thinking skills.
  • The values of the Cambridge Primary Programme and its assessment scheme
  • One of the key mission statements of Cambridge Assessment is to maintain quality assurance in the field of education and assessment at maximum level. Therefore, Cambridge Assessment plays an important role in developing assessment and exam schemes as well as delivering them in more than 160 countries.

Evaluation

 

There are two testing options available for Cambridge Primary Programme to help monitor the pupils’ progress:

  1. Cambridge Primary Progression Tests (for monitoring continuous development and progress)
  2. Cambridge Primary Checkpoint (this gives feedback on the pupils’ core knowledge and competencies – it can be taken for Mathematics and English at the end of Year 6)

 

Assessments always identify and address the pupils’ strengths and weaknesses.

They provide international benchmarks.

There is detailed reporting of pupils’ performance.