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The Secondary Stage at Glendale

Learning in our Secondary stage goes beyond just memorising facts and figures. Our experiential learning allows children to develop deeper understanding of key concepts.

The secondary school at Glendale International School prepares our students for success in the globalised world with a wide variety of subjects to develop interests, talents and learning skills. Our Key Stage 3 curriculum is designed to provide a rich and diverse learning experience, catering to the unique needs and interests of each student. With a strong emphasis on the core subjects of English, Mathematics, Science, and Humanities, we offer a solid foundation for future academic success.

In addition to the core subjects, our students have the opportunity to explore a wide range of subjects, including Design and Technology, Computing, and the Arts and much more.This holistic approach ensures a well-rounded education that nurtures creativity, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.

In Key Stage 3, the teaching team is comprised of specialist staff, who combine research-based practice with innovation. Our dedicated team of educators are committed to providing high-quality instruction, personalised support, and guidance to help students thrive academically, socially, and emotionally during this crucial stage of their education.

Core Subjects

Moral Education
Islamic Studies (for muslim students)


French Mandarin/ Japanese

Other Subjects

Design and Technology
Art and Design
Business Studies
Computer Science
Physical Education

The Glendale Edge

Visual art with Photography Leader in Me

Learning Habitats for Key Stage 3

The Glendale Experience: What Makes Us Unique

At Glendale International School, we are redefining education through our creative and enriched British curriculum that is as unique as each of our students. Our educational philosophy is centred around mastery of overarching concepts that bring real-life context into the classroom, connecting and integrating all areas of learning. This innovative framework not only stimulates intellectual curiosity but also fosters practical understanding, transforming the educational journey, making learning both meaningful and enjoyable.

We strongly believe that true understanding comes from deep engagement with subjects, which is  why we encourage our children to immerse themselves in learning, offering ample opportunities for practice and providing real-time feedback. This method ensures not just the acquisition of knowledge but the development of critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

At Glendale, learning is not a passive experience. It’s an active journey of exploration and discovery. Our students are not just recipients of knowledge; they are creators, thinkers, and innovators. They learn to view the world not just as it is, but as it could be, equipped with the skills, confidence, and passion to make a difference. Here, each student is on a unique path to becoming a curious, compassionate, and confident individual, ready to thrive in an ever-changing world.

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