Lower Secondary Curriculum

Curriculum, Co-Curricular Activities and Extra Curricular Activities
Lower Secondary School Level (Secondary 1 to Secondary 3)

The curriculum at Asia Pacific Smart School for Secondary 1-3 is based on the Kurikulum Standard Sekolah Menengah (KSSM) with effect from 2011 and subjects in the curriculum will be assessed under Pentaksiran Berasaskan Sekolah (PBS) as approved by the Ministry of Education Malaysia. Students will sit for PT3 (Pentaksiran Tingkatan 3) examination as per the ministry’s directive.


PBS (Pentaksiran Berasaskan Sekolah):
• Bahasa Melayu
• English Language
• Islamic Religious Education (Muslims) & Tugasan Amali
• Pendidikan Moral (Non-Muslims)
• Mathematics
• Science
• Reka Bentuk & Teknologi (RBT) or Asas Sains Komputer (ASK)
• Mandarin (Advanced)
• Sejarah (History)
• Geografi (Geography)
• Pentaksiran Psikometrik
a) Inventori Minat Kerjaya
b) Ujian Aptitud Khusus
• Pendidikan Jasmani & Kesihatan- Pentaksiran Aktiviti Jasmani, Sukan dan Kokurikulum (PAJSK)

Other Non-Exam Compulsory Subjects:

• Mandarin (Communication) / Arabic
• Music (Piano/ Guitar / Violin/ Brass & Woodwind/ Drums)
• Pendidikan Seni Visual
• Swimming

Co-Curricular Activities(CCA):

Asia Pacific Smart School is focused on the development of our students’ different skills and talents. The school also offers a wide range of co-curricular activities:

Sports/GamesClub & SocietiesUniform Bodies
AthleticsArt & CraftAikido
Chinese LanguageAir Scouts
BowlingEnglish DebatingRed Crescent
ChessEntrepreneurSilat Cekak Malaysia
Indoor GamesERT Cooking
DodgeballGuidance and Counseling
FootballICT & Multimedia
Girl Fitness (Girls Only)Mathematics
Frisbee (Girls Only)Photography
NetballRBT & Creative and Innovative
Table TennisScience Whizz

Extra Curricular Activities(ECA) – Optional:

Through carefully selected outsourced providers, students also have access to a range of Extra Curricular Activities which are typically held outside of school hours, usually using the School’s facilities. Parents will make arrangements directly with these outsourced providers for these activities, for which additional participation fees will be payable. These activities enable students to develop their skills to advanced and competitive levels, and include the following:

AikidoChessCreative Clay Art
FencingFreestyle FootballGymnastic
KarateLego RoboticsScratch Animation
SwimmingTaekwondoUrban Dance