CAIE Stage 1 curriculum for 5 year olds begins in the Upper Nursery at CIS. The core subjects taught are English, Mathematics and Science and the syllabus is followed as per the guidelines. The curriculum is skill based and a systematic gradation follows leading to a smooth transition to Stage 2 in Class 1. Holistic and active learning takes place by developing the foundation skills of listening, reading, writing and comprehension.
Taking on from the Primary Department, the Junior Department, comprising of Grades 1-5follows the same ideologies and ethos.