Primary School covers Key Stage 1 (Years 1 and 2) and Key Stage 2 (Years 3 to 6). The focus is to build on literacy and numeracy skills. In addition to the core subjects, thematic approaches are used to introduce Humanities, Science and the Expressive Arts.Our Primary School programme is based on the National Curriculum for England, enhanced by the highly regarded International Primary Curriculum (IPC) (only in TIS Kuala Lumpur) and supported by language education in Bahasa Malaysia and Mandarin. In Key Stages 1 and 2, students are introduced to a wide range of subjects and studies where learning is hands-on, exciting and interesting. Children are actively involved in their lessons and are motivated to do things for themselves where they learn to ask questions and have the confidence to think for themselves. They will become more independent and make progress to achieve their full potential Also in this section International Curriculum In an increasingly globalised society, the relevant training and exposure in an international curriculum will give students an edge and prepare them for future success. Secondary School Secondary School covers Key Stages 3 and 4. Key Stage 3 marks the beginning of Secondary education with Years 7 to 9. Early Years During the Early Years (Nursery and Reception), the emphasis is on Literacy and Numeracy to prepare children to read and write well with beginning of a foundation in Mathematics.