MISSION STATEMENTS

MISSION STATEMENT: GDGWS

In a safe, peaceful, disciplined and intellectually-challenging environment, all GDGWS students shall have ample opportunity to:

  • Fulfil their academic, cultural, sporting and social potential.
  • Achieve the best possible academic results.
  • Acquire habits of curiosity, reflection, mental flexibility, self-discipline, industry and independence.
  • Maintain openness of mind, dignity of conduct and mutual respect in the face of racial, economic, cultural, religious and linguistic diversity.
  • Develop a confident understanding of their role in an international society.

MISSION: INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB)

  • The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.
  • To this end the organization works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging programmes of international education and rigorous assessment.
  • These programmes encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences can also be right.

For more information visit http://www.ibo.org/

AIMS: IGCSE

IGCSE curriculum aims at developing learner knowledge, understanding and skills in:

  • Subject content
  • Applying knowledge and understanding to new as well as familiar situations
  • Intellectual enquiry
  • Flexibility and responsiveness to change
  • Working and communicating in English
  • Influencing outcomes
  • Cultural awareness

For more information visit http://www.cie.org.uk/