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Middle School Curriculum

Berkeley´s Middle School covers (grades six to eight) has certain requirements outside the core classes include music, physical education, swimming, Mandarin, information technology, and art classes. A learning support program is in place to support ESL and special needs students.



Middle School

Grades 6-8 The Middle School program at Berkeley International School focuses on the educational and emotional needs of our students. The Middle School provides a nurturing environment where healthy relationships, social responsibility, and academic excellence are developed and enhanced through small classes and individual attention. All students participate in year-long core courses in language arts, math, social studies, science, Mandarin, Thai, physical education, art, and music. Students participate annually in overnight trips and a variety of social events and activities.´

""The best way to predict your future is to create it.""

Abraham Lincoln



Berkeley´s high school program offers a variety of electives for students to choose from during their four years. In addition, to the required core curriculum classes, students must earn 8 credits in electives in order to graduate. These electives are meant to encourage students to explore subjects they may be interested in. Electives include Business Math, Computer Science, Creative Writing, Design and Technology, Environmental Science, Functional Fitness, Home Economics, Mandarin, Musical Performance, Multi Media Productions, Psychology, Social Enterprise, Spanish, Sports Performance, Strength Training, and Thai. ​​

""Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire.""

William Butler Yeats