CIE AS/A Levels

The Upper School Programme is designed as a rigorous and challenging English language curriculum for international and Lithuanian students. The VIS Upper School curriculum is comprised of two programmes: Grades 6-10 International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme and Grades 11 and 12 are comprised of Cambridge International Examinations AS/A Level programme. For more information: Please refer to the VIS Programme of Studies.
 
Highlights of the programme
  • 2018 is the first graduating class of 12th graders from VIS
  • VIS promotes inclusive admissions practices
  • All students are required to complete 24-28 courses to be eligible for VIS Diploma
  • All students are required to complete 4 years of English
  • VIS grade 9-10 IB MYP offerings include: MYP Sciences (integrated biology, chemistry & physics); MYP Arts (Visual & Expressive); MYP Individuals & Societies (history, geography, business & economics).
  • All 11-12 grade students are expected  to complete 3 A-Level Cambridge courses
  • All mother tongue students are required to take Lithuanian Language & Literature  as well as successfully sit the Lithuanian National Exam for Language and Literature
  • All 10th grade students complete a Personal Project (MYP framework)
  • Cambridge International AS/A Level course offerings began in the 2016-17 school year. These include: Art & Design, Computer Science, Global Perspectives and Research, Physics, Maths, Business Studies and History
  • Flexible pathways to learning options include: online AS & A Level courses;  credit recovery
  • Throughout grades 9-12 VIS ensures a consistent emphasis on MYP framework ATL’s to ensure life, university, work ready students
  • VIS is proud of an integrated service learning programme