Curriculum

Our curriculum is rooted in the British system, broadened to include local strengths. We have high expectations of all pupils and aim to offer a personalised curriculum that gives a wide range of learning opportunities.

 

Pupils are taught by qualified teachers and assistants in English, German and French in their respective native language. Our teaching language is English. German and French are additional languages. Core subjects are Literacy; Mathematics; and Science.  Additionally, we include Design & Technology; ICT; History; Geography; Arts & Music; Physical Education; Personal, Social and Health Education; and Citizenship.

The school’s academic standards enable children to transfer smoothly to either international or national secondary schools.

 

 

" In our school, pupils learn in a valued, structured environment. No detail is considered unimportant. "

ELA Basel Early Years

Overview

Curriculum

Team

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ELA Basel Primary School

Overview

Curriculum

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School Council

 

ELA Basel

Gartenstrasse 93

4052 Basel

Tel. +41 61 313 05 80

office@ela-basel.ch

Our primary school in Basel is a recognised day school, which has made it its goal to provide the best possible education to children of any nationality aged between 4 and 12 years. Our English-speaking international school in Basel allows your child to achieve optimal performance in a close-knit, safe environment that provides  support in all areas of education. Our primary school offers a consistently excellent learning atmosphere where respect, integrity and trust are the basis of all interactions. The school programme at ELA Basel combines education and day-care, a concept that lets your child develop as best as possible both socially and educationally. Besides the usual lessons, we offer instruction in a wide range of other areas such as art, culture, environment, nature, sport and science. Children in every class are taught by highly qualified primary school teachers. At our international primary school in Basel,  English is the main language of instruction, with additional lessons in German and French. The high academic standards at our English school in Basel facilitate your child’s transition to international or local secondary schools.