Starland International School Preschool Davao 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.
The school is the sixth branch and the third to open in Mindanao, that welcomed Preschool and Grades One to Six pupils of Davao and by June 2017 the school has begun offering secondary courses.
The Starland International School Preschool Davao 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 school has designed learning programs, specifically advance and regular modules that are made to fit the genuine potential of each child to learn.
The Preschool Davao campus offers both preschool and elementary 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. Starting from Grade 1, students are exposed in Journalism work to develop the students’ skill in writing, listening and speaking and also boosting their knowledge in Mathematics world of numbers and their functions As for Science, students are able to perform simple experiments and applies the basic knowledge and concepts learned.