Secondary Curriculum

Cambridge Lower Secondary provides a seamless progression from Cambridge Primary to develop students’ skills and confidence in English, Mathematics and Science.

Cambridge Upper Secondary is a curriculum leading to globally recognised Cambridge IGCSE and O-Level qualifications.

Secondary education provides excellent preparation for the Cambridge Advanced Stage including Cambridge International AS and A-Levels. These qualifications are recognised by universities and highly valued by employers.

It incorporates the best in international education for learners at this level. Cambridge IGCSE encourages student-centered and inquiry-based approaches to learning. Cambridge IGCSE develops student knowledge, understanding and skills in:

  • Subject content
  • Applying knowledge and understanding to both, familiar and new situations
  • Intellectual inquiry
  • Flexibility and responsiveness to change
  • Working and communicating in English
  • Influencing outcomes
  • Cultural awareness

Pride is integral to the Noor Al Diyar ethos and children are expected to take great care and pay attention to the presentation of themselves and their works. Complete integrity and high standards and values are mirrored in every aspect of Noor Al Diyar; from the stimulating learning environment and building to the conduct and behaviours of all the staff and children, fostering as well as in the high standards of educational attainment. and achievements.

Assessment for Cambridge IGCSE include written and oral tests, coursework and practical assessment. Course work is set and marked by the teachers and externally moderated by Cambridge.

Cambridge International AS and A-levels are internationally benchmarked qualifications providing excellent preparation for university education. They are a part of the Cambridge Advanced Stage. These qualifications are widely recognized and highly valued by universities and employers alike.