JAKARTA WORLD ACADEMY (JWA) opened in 2010, and currently offers Nursery to Grade 5. The first cohort of Grade 5 students will graduate in June 2015. JWA also has another campus, Sinarmas World Academy (SWA) located in the Tangerang area of Jakarta and currently offers Pre-K to Grade 12.
JWA provides an intimate community school environment with classrooms and learning spaces designed to leading international specifications. The spacious classrooms feature wall-to-ceiling windows that provide natural light and views across the city. Facilities include a gymnasium, two libraries, swimming pool, music studio, learning kitchen, a Chinese culture centre and indoor/outdoor play areas.
JWA is authorised to offer the Cambridge Primary programme. JWA is also a member of the Council of International Schools. Within its programmes, JWA provides a special focus on languages. English is the language of instruction, and all students study Bahasa Indonesia and Chinese Mandarin. JWA offers an intensive Chinese language programme in partnership with the prestigious Peking University Elementary School, China.
JWA offers an extensive co-curricular programme including a wide range of sports, arts and academic offerings. Such as basketball, robotics, soccer, paper crafts, swimming, graphic art, hulusi (Chinese traditional music). All students are involved in leadership and environmental action activities. The students participate in field trips. The school prides itself on preparing students to become confident enquirers, multilingual global citizens, engaged learners fully prepared to emerge into positions of great worth to society.