21K School, India’s leading online only school, has been approved by Cambridge Assessment International Education to offer Cambridge International Examinations fully online, for students in India and abroad, from the upcoming academic year 2022-2023. The school is also known for its intellectual rigor, application-based learning, flexible options, trained faculty, and an environment of collective learning in a community that grows together. In its endeavour to make world class education accessible to all children irrespective of their geographical location, 21K School is now offering the prestigious Cambridge programme to children between the ages 5 years to 14 years.
21K School joins a community of 10,000 Cambridge International Schools in more than 160 countries, who are dedicated to helping students develop a lasting passion for learning, as well as the skills they need for life. Cambridge International Schools – registered as online allow students and their families to access a high-quality curriculum in a flexible way that meets their needs. The Cambridge Pathway combines a world-class curriculum, high-quality support for teachers and integrated assessment, including Cambridge IGCSE and Cambridge International AS & A Level qualifications, which are recognised by universities worldwide.
Santosh Kumar, CEO & Cofounder, 21K School, said, “Our vision to provide students with world-class international education is strengthened with this tie up with Cambridge International, as we will be able to offer flexible education for students around the world. We believe that parents who want to have futuristic education for their children will now have an impetus to enrol at 21K School so that that they can study under the Cambridge curriculum. We are constantly looking for avenues to provide students with a choice of quality curriculum to select from- all under one roof.”
Mahesh Srivastava, Regional Director, South Asia, Cambridge Assessment International Education, said: “We are very pleased that 21K School will now be able to teach Cambridge programmes to students online. This will give their students more flexible options for studying, and I hope it will allow more students to gain globally recognised Cambridge qualifications and pursue their dreams. We look forward to a long and productive relationship with the school.”
About 21K School:
Founded in 2020, 21k School is the first online-only school in India. Co-founded by Santosh Kumar,Joshi Kumar, Dinesh Kumar and Yeshwanth Raj Parasmal, the school’s objective is to make world- class education accessible to all children irrespective of their geographical location and fluid lives. The school is known for its intellectual rigor, application-based learning, flexible options, trained faculty, and an environment of collective learning in a community that grows together instead of competing with each other. The school has 3,500 plus happy students from over 35 countries and is well poised for global expansion. Mr. Ronnie Screwvala has recently invested in 21k School’s Vision to expand the reach of quality International Education.
About Cambridge Assessment International Education
Cambridge Assessment International Education prepares school students for life, helping them develop an informed curiosity and a lasting passion for learning. We are part of the University of Cambridge.
Our Cambridge Pathway gives students a clear path for educational success from age 5 to 19. Schools can shape its curriculum around how they want students to learn – with a wide range of subjects and flexible ways to offer them. It helps students discover new abilities and a wider world and give them the transferable skills they need for life, so they can achieve at school, university and work.
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About Cambridge International online schools
At Cambridge International, we work with two different types of online school – you can find a description of the two types below. The school featured in the release above has registered as a Cambridge International School – registered as online
1. Cambridge International School – registered as online
Online schools can apply to be registered as a fully online Cambridge International school, with eligibility to offer some or all stages of the Cambridge Pathway. Online schools teach the majority of their curriculum online, although some offer face to face opportunities at certain times during the year for extra-curricular and sporting activities.
2. Cambridge International School – also approved to offer programmes fully online
Registered Cambridge International schools with existing physical premises can also apply to offer all or part of the Cambridge Pathway fully online.