Aims of the Curriculum

At J B Petit, we recognize the importance of providing an educational experience that is exciting, challenging and truly transformative, one that prepares our students for global citizenship. We believe that the school curriculum must empower students to face the challenges of the 21st century with a spirit of confidence, integrity and strength of character.

The aims of the curriculum are:

  1. To develop the students' ability to think critically and independently
  2. To help the student do original and creative work
  3. To develop a lively sense of curiosity and wonder among the students
  4. To bring about a holistic development of a students' personality - physical, intellectual, emotional, social and spiritual dimensions
  5. To develop social consciousness and sensitivity
  6. To develop global mindedness and a multiplicity of perspectives and views
  7. To develop learners who are principled, reflective and self-directed