Our Curriculum

 

The International Department of Landakotsskóli is proud to be an officially authorized Cambridge International School. 



We follow the Cambridge curriculum, supplemented by the AERO curriculum, in these subject areas:

 

  • English

  • French

  • Global Perspectives

  • Math

  • Science

 

 

Arts Courses and Sports

 

  • Art and design

  • Dance

  • Digital literacy

  • Drama

  • Home economics

  • Music

  • Physical education

  • S.T.E.A.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Maths)

  • Swimming

  • Woodworking

 

 

Standardized Tests

 

  • Cambridge Progression Exams (K-7th grade)

  • Cambridge Checkpoint Exams (5th, 8th grade)

  • IGCSEs (Spring of 10th grade year)

  • Samræmd próf (for Icelandic speaking students)

 

 

 

 

Academic Enrichment and Individualization
 

​​We strive to meet and exceed the needs of all our students. Our low student to teacher ratio, and expertise in working with a diverse student population, allows teachers to better meet the varying needs, abilities and interests of our students.

 

English Language Support

 

For students who are new to learning English, additional support and modified coursework is given as the student strengthens their language abilities.

 

Accelerated Learning Program

 

We are pleased to offer a challenging and enriching accelerated learning program for students who learn and work at an advanced pace. Students are generally grouped instructionally by subject area for advanced curriculum work that is flexible and unique to their documented level of learning.

 

Special Education and Learning Support Services

 

The International Department of Landakotsskóli offers a range of learning support services for students with our primary goal being the enhancement of our regular school programs as a resource for all students.

 

Individual Education Plans are developed in coordination with our certified special education coordinator and comprehensive support team.



 

Daily After School Care
 
Students from Kindergarten-4th grade are invited to participate in our after-school program. The after-school program at Landakotsskóli offers structured courses in art, computers, drama, languages, music and outdoor education and allows students to socialize with their peers.



 

Chloe Lang
Ron Binion
After School Enrichment Programs and Electives
 
Students in 5th-10th grade may choose from a variety of programs, including:
 
  • Art
  • Calligraphy
  • Chess
  • Coding and computer programming
  • Comic book illustration
  • Creative writing
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Garage band
  • Keyboarding
  • Languages
  • Lego robotics
  • Mathletics
  • Movie making and editing
  • Outdoor education
  • Philosophy
  • Textiles
  • Yearbook
  • Woodworking

 

Call Us: +354 510 8200   /   idl@landakotsskoli.is  /  Tungata 15 Reykjavik, Iceland 101