KC High IGCSE Cambridge International School Chennai

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IB Candidate School

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

When are you moving to the new campus?

The new school is currently under construction. We aim to move into the new campus building in early 2018.

What board does KC High offer?

KC High has designed its own curriculum for Pre-Primary. From Bright Bunnies (Upper KG) through Grade 8, we use the Cambridge Primary and Cambridge Secondary 1, which supplements our own curriculum.
For Grades 9 and 10, we use Cambridge IGCSE. For Grades 11 and 12, we plan to offer the IB Diploma Programme. We are currently an IB Candidate School.

Currently, till what grade do you have at KC High?

In 2017-18, our senior most class is Grade 10. We are growing organically and we will add Grade 11 in 2018 and Grade 12 in 2019.

How many terms do you have in an academic year?

We have two semesters in an academic year:

June through October
November through April

Do you offer Summer Programs or camps for students?

The KC High Summer program runs all through April and includes outward bound experiences as well.

What kind of after-school programs do you offer?

The school offers after-school programs for its students and for those from other schools as well, in the age group of 3 years to 10 years.

Is there a dress code?

Students are allowed to wear one of the 5 KC High T-shirts with appropriate skirts, shorts or pants.

Do you have any international staff at KC High?

The teaching population comprises largely of Indians; however, foreign nationals are employed for some areas like foreign languages and music.

What are the school hours?

It is varied for Pre-primary students depending on the program. The timing for Primary School is 8.00 a.m.to 3.00 p.m., while for Middle and High School it is 8.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.

What indoor and outdoor games does the school offer?

Basketball, football, cricket, karate and chess are offered by the school.

What co-curricular activities does the school offer?

Pre-primary: Indian and Western Music, Movement, Pottery, Art.

Middle and High School: World music, movement, drama, art, and yoga.

How many campuses does the school have?

The school currently has two campuses in Kotturupuram: one at Ranjith Road and the other at Arunachalam Road. After our move to the OMR Campus, a Pre-Primary program will continue at the Ranjith Road campus as well.

What access do students have to computers?

Students from Kindergarten to the senior-most class have access to devices: computers, laptops and iPads.

Are the students safe on your campus?

Safety is accorded top priority in the school and there are protocols in place to ensure Medical Safety, Fire Safety, Electrical Safety and Internet Safety.

Students are always supervised and monitored in every sphere.

Physical facilities are safe; teachers and other staff ensure safety in classrooms, science labs, outdoors, on field trips, and during school events.

What Second Languages are offered?

Spanish, Hindi and Tamil are offered.

What is the maximum number of students in a classroom?

25 students

Are meals provided by the school?

Currently, the students bring their own packed snack/lunch; however, after the school moves to the new campus, students and teachers will be provided lunch and a snack.

Does the school provide transport?

Currently, the school does not provide transport, but KC is planning to provide transport when the new facility opens.

When should I submit an application for admission?

KC has a rolling admission process and accepts applications through out the year.

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