Primary School Curriculum

The BCIS Primary Program is provided to students from Grades 1-5. Students study subjects governed by the Ministry of Education and Training and the academic English lessons on interdisciplinary topics, based on International Primary Curriculum.

Our International Primary Curriculum (IPC) is where we lay the solid foundations for each individual child’s success. Our approach focuses on educating and expanding the potential of students through diverse topics and learning manners.​

The Grades 1 – 5

MOET Curriculum & English Language Program using IPC

Elementary students acquire diverse knowledge through the International Primary Curriculum (IPC), sports, art, and wellbeing program. The elementary curriculum also helps students learn and improve knowledge with Makerspace and ICT.

In the Vietnamese program, students study the nationwide curriculum governed by the Ministry of Education and Training of Vietnam combined with topics regarding environmental protection, climate change, saving energy, gender equality, school violence, road safety and the Character Education in Action program. 

The English program is designed for students not only to meet the standards of the Ministry of Education and Training but also to develop their English skills to continue studying in an international environment or studying abroad. Students develop Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening English skills taught by BCIS teachers. Our English Program is based on International Primary Curriculum. The number of periods for EAL Program for Elementary students (Grades 1-5) is an average of 17-20 academic English lessons per week. 

The Elementary English program is taught through a series of lessons to encourage learning, playing, experiencing and inquiring and integrates Science, Technology, Social Sciences, Math and Art.