Port Vila International School

Quality Education in Vanuatu

Principal’s Welcome

Welcome to the Port Vila International School (PVIS) website. We are proud to be providing a high-quality education to families in Port Vila, Vanuatu. PVIS is multi-cultural community school with approximately 27 different nationalities represented at the school. All teaching staff at PVIS have internationally recognised qualifications and our highly motivated team of educators and support staff are dedicated to ensuring quality outcomes for students and families.

As the leader in providing a premium education in Port Vila, we are committed to providing a balanced and broad curriculum utilising the latest teaching methods and assistive technologies to enhance teaching and learning experiences in classrooms.

We strive to make PVIS a place where everyone loves to be. Establishing and maintaining a strong learning culture in a secure and caring learning environment, as per our mission statement, is the main focus of our school.

Our school utilises the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) of Australia in our Early Education Centre, with the Primary and Secondary School implementing the Australian Curriculum. The Secondary School is currently affiliated with BOSTES and utilises the NSW syllabus to implement the Australian Curriculum. We are implementing Senior Secondary Year 11 in 2018 and Year 12 in 2019.

Our curriculum documents and curriculum plans have been derived from materials downloaded from the Australian Curriculum website (http://www.australiancurriculum.edu.au/) accessed from 2017 and were modified to align with local context. Port Vila International School utilises the resources from Version 8.3 of the Australian Curriculum under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY) licence (Creative Commons licence). Port Vila International School fully acknowledges the work of the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA).

Our Classes

Early Education Centre

Our new EEC has two years, Little learners and Pikininis. It is a safe, friendly and fun learning area that helps your child’s education start off in the right way.

Primary School

PVIS caters from Kindergarten to Year 6 with trained teachers from Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the US. All teachers at PVIS have internationally recognised qualifications.

Junior Secondary School

We provide students access to all Learning Areas of the Australian Curriculum. Our secondary school is expanding with great new teaching and learning opportunities occurring from the start of 2018.

Senior Secondary School

PVIS is now a SACE International Centre with the endorsement to deliver the South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE).

Year 11 studies are commencing in 2018 and Year 12 commences in 2019.

Term Dates

All of the important dates for the year.

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