We are an inclusive academic school that focuses on achievements and results which guarantee graduation and entry to universities.

Our school follows a modified English National Curriculum designed to provide a well-balanced education, which caters to students' needs, and encourages the development of their full potential as citizens of tomorrow. We offer:

a wide selection of subjects at GCSE, IGCSE, and GCE (AS and A-Level)

  • fully equipped Biology, Chemistry, Physics and ICT laboratories
  • Art, Music, Drama facilities and a fully functional Library and a state of the art theatre for drama.
  • American Academy School Leaving Certificate (Apolytirion) approved by the Ministry of Education and recognised by universities worldwide
  • Entry to the best universities of the UK, Europe, USA, Australia, Canada, as well as those of Cyprus, and Greece
  • Excellent pastoral care, careers guidance and counselling
  • A wide range of extra curricular activities including the prestigious Duke of Edinburgh International Award

Curriculum

 

AGE STAGE CLASS EXTERNAL EXAMINATIONS
11-12 KEY STAGE 3 1  
12-13 2  
13-14 3 PRE-GCSE/IGCSE, French and Italian
14-15 KEY STAGE 4 4 GCSE/IGCSE (+AS-Level in Greek/Russian/French)
15-16 5 GCSE/IGCSE (+ A-Level in Greek/Russian/French)
16-17 KEY STAGE 5 6 AS-Level
17-18 7 A-Level, Apolytirion

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This stage comprises of the first three years of secondary schooling normally known as Class 1, Class 2 and Class 3 (in the UK referred to as Year 7, Year 8 and Year 9), when students are aged between 11 and 14. During this stage the core curriculum is compulsory for all students and includes the following subjects: Art, Drama, English Language, English Literature, French, Italian, Greek/Greek as a Foreign Language, History, Information Communication Technology, Mathematics, Music, Physical Education, Science, Encompassing Geography, Personal and Social Education.

In Class 3, when students choose their subject options for the following year, every effort is made to offer as broad a range of subjects as possible from the Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 curriculum, and students are guided by the school counsellor and careers advisor to make informed and balanced choices.

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americanacademyThese two years (Class 4, Class 5) offer a programme of courses that prepare students for the International GCSE and GCSE examinations. Every student must take English Language and Mathematics PE as well as a language option. A further four optional subjects are chosen from a broad list which currently includes Art, Accounting, Biology, Chemistry, Drama, Economics, Business, English Literature, French, ICT, Geography, German, History, Music, Physical Education, Physics, Russian, Italian, Psychology and 3D Design & Graphics.

The American Academy is one of the few schools that enables students to complete their AS-Level in Greek in Class 4 and A-Level in Class 5, two years ahead of time. Therefore, providing students the opportunity to graduate with up to 5 A-Level qualifications.

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At this stage (Class 6, Class 7) each student constructs an individual programme track of AS/A2 level courses which ultimately lead to General Certificate of Education Advanced Level Qualifications (known as GCE A-level) and Apolytirion subjects from a very wide range of options.
Students may choose one of three programme tracks to study:

  1.  A-Level Intensive Track
  2.  Apolytirion Track
  3.  Combined Track

Subject Options Include:
A-Level subjects: Art, Accounting, Biology, Business Studies, Chemistry, Economics, English Literature, French, History, Information Communication Technology, Mathematics, Music, Physical Education, Physics, Psychology, 3D Design & Graphics.

Apolytirion subjects: Business & Marketing, General Science, Politics, Critical Thinking & Ethics.

Compulsory subjects are - English, PE and PSE

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