Curriculum

The PYP presents schools with a comprehensive plan for high quality, international education.

It provides schools with a curriculum frameworkof essential elements — the knowledge, concepts, skills, attitudes, and action that young students need to equip them for successful lives, both now and in the future.

Schools work with the five elements to construct a rigorous and challenging primary curriculum for international education.

The PYP aims to create a curriculum that is engaging, relevant, challenging and significant for learners in the 3–12 age range. The curriculum is transdisciplinary, meaning that it focuses on issues that go across subject areas.

The PYP is organized according to:

Key facts about the PYP

Find further information about the PYP and read key facts about the programme.