The journey of Indonesian Creative School began on January 2009. It started with Kindergarten and Primary level. It got the license on 20th April 2009 for both level from Local Ministry of Education. ICS runs both National and Singapore Curriculum. Due to the high demand and its rapid development, support from parents, on July 2010, it developed into Secondary level. National and Singapore curriculum also adopted to run in Secondary education.
ICS Primary recorded a remarkable achievement as the first school which conducted Cambridge Young Learners English in 2010 For the first Cohort, 2 students achieved the highest distinction award. With that such certificate, students will be able to go to any school without sitting for English Placement test. And ICS became the Test Centre for such the test.
After going through years of perseverance and ard work, Indonesian Creative School was officially develop into Pre-School (Todler, Nursery, Kindergarten 1 and 2 ) Primary School and Secondary School.
However, ICS did not stop there. It is continually expanding their reach on educational areas. To answer the needs of number of students which expands wider, ICS decided to move to a bigger building in 2012. The building is able to accommodate hundreds students from Pre-School until Secondary level.
To extend into International education ICS tries to do the best by applying to become Cambridge School in Asia. In 2013 it got the license from Cambridge University UK as one of Cambridge School in Indonesia with ID #325. To be proud of its highest achievement, ICS is the only school in Pekanbaru which is licensed to run Cambridge Curriculum from Primary Level to Secondary Level. By the end of their education, Primary level will sit for Cambridge Primary Checkpoint for three subjects ; English, Maths and Science and Secondary Level will sit for IGCSE (International General Certificate of Secondary Education ) with minimum 6 elected subjects for them to be able to continue their education into the higher level.
As ICS continue its over 10 years, we value each learner whose personal story better our own. With more than 400 students we can only be encouraged, humbled and motivated to keep learning together for the sake of our students borderless future.