Starland International School Butuan has an earnest desire that young learners will have meaningful and enjoyable moments in Starland and be globally competitive. The school was born in May 2001, borne out of a young woman’s determination to share her God-given talents, passion for teaching, and eagerness to transform the dream that was Starland Kiddie School (SKS) became a reality.
Then the school opened its doors for Preschool and Elementary-level pupils in Butuan City on June 16, 2008, and eventually in 2013, they started accepting secondary students for the first and second-year levels.
The Starland International School Butuan curriculum provides a strong foundation for extensive learning, encourages critical and analytical thinking, problem-solving, decision making and respect for individuals. As each student learns in different ways, effective education is the school’s first priority. In order to realize this objective, all of the subjects are integrated with intellectual, social, physical and emotional progress must be attained with high standards through integrative learning.
The Butuan campus offers education levels from preschool to high school levels of education. For the preschool students, they are to take advanced lessons in preparation for Grade 1, important and fundamental when it comes learning are intensive language mastery, basic mathematics calculations and exposing students to basic geography.
On the elementary level, students begin to develop the fundamental skills, attitudes, and values that are essential for personal development which further enables the student to contribute to a growing and diverse environment. Beginning from Grade 1, students develop their writing, listening and speaking skills, also boosting their knowledge in Mathematics world and able to perform simple science experiments and applies the basic knowledge and concepts learned.
On the high school level, students continue to master the fundamental training and live up the values learned as he pursues his goals to gain extensive education in preparation for college. Aside from the core subjects and being part of the curriculum, students undergo training in public speaking and community service as basic requirements, enhanced Mathematics lessons to continue to develop and enhance their analytical and computational skills and students are being prepared with investigatory and exploratory science projects.