Student Development

At HCIS, we not only provide a rigorous yet flexible curriculum delivered by a team of qualified and dedicated teachers, our well-balanced and broad-based programme allows the development of the child while drawing out their talents and strengths.

The caring school community and plethora of programmes and activities offer support for academic pursuits, leadership and character development of students. With a vibrant and dynamic learning environment, HCIS is uniquely poised to provide students with positive and enriching learning experiences that stem from its deep traditions and internationally-oriented outlook.

Student Development Framework

The school nurtures the holistic development of students through a student development framework that takes on a thematic approach. Programmes focusing on social-emotional learning, character and citizenship education, student leadership development, service learning and habits of learning are carefully crafted to meet the developmental outcomes for each level. With the school values and the IB learner profile attributes in mind, various platforms across the levels are put in place to enrich the students’ experience and, at the same time, prepare them for the future.
  • Identifying strengths & weaknesses
  • Developing talents & interests
  • Discovering values
  • Taking on different perspectives
  • Appreciating cultural differences
  • Putting others before self
  • Contributing positively to a common good
  • Challenging status quo
  • Developing empathy
  • Taking risks
  • Modeling the way
  • Taking initiative
  • Serving the needs of others
  • Managing self effectively
  • Laying the ground work for the future