What accreditation and international recognition does Inspira have?
Green light for international accreditation at Inspira!
Our school is accredited by Cambridge International. The Great Britain-Romanian agreements allows INSPIRA to be recognized by the Ministry of Education in Romania in the National Registry for Private Preuniversity Schools.
Around the world, over 1400 universities recognise Cambridge International qualifications, including over 650 universities in the US (including all the Ivy League), plus key universities in other major higher education destinations such as Canada, Australia, Singapore, South Africa, Germany and the Netherlands.
Nearly a million learners from 10,000 schools in 160 countries are currently preparing for their future with Cambridge International programmes and qualifications.
What is the curriculum at Inspira?
Cambridge programmes offer a rich menu which can be easily adapted to the needs of our learners and integrated in our local community from Craiova.
Cambridge Pathway Curriculum is made up of four stages: Cambridge Primary, Cambridge Lower Secondary, Cambridge Upper Secondary and Cambridge Advanced. The approach helps learners develop knowledge, conceptual understanding, skills and attitudes.
The Cambridge curriculum
• sets clear learning objectives in English, mathematics and science for each year of primary education
• focuses on developing knowledge and skills in core subjects which form an excellent foundation for future study
• focuses on learners’ development in each year
• provides a natural progression throughout the years of primary education
• is compatible with other curricula, internationally relevant and sensitive to different needs and cultures
• is suitable for learners whose first language is not English, with an optional English as a second language curriculum
• gives you optional routes to use sections that suit your learners’ needs best
• provides schools with international benchmarks.
Cambridge Primary Subjects: Mathematics, English, Global Perspectives, Digital Literacy, Art and Design, Music, Physical Education.
Cambridge Secondary Subjects: Mathematics, English, Global Perspectives, Digital Literacy, Art and Design, Music, Physical Education, History, Geography, Science.
How much time do children spend at school?
We start the day at 8:30 am with bonding time followed by curricular activities and project-based work. We end the day at 5 pm.
What are the school fees?
Inspira International School is a not-for-profit institution. Our tuition fees help build big dreams and are invested for the benefit of our children.
Contact us to get all the information you need to know about the school costs.
Who is the Inspira team?
INSPIRAtion for life-long learning. This is our team. We are a community of dedicated educators ready to embark on learning journeys with wonderful children capable of greatness.
All Inspira teachers are trained by and at Cambridge International standards and attend regular professional development courses.
The school is led by a board of highly experienced educators with international experience, committed to mentoring the next generations of teachers and learners.
Does my child need to speak English?
This does depend on the students age. Inspira offers Cambridge International Curriculum and therefore all subjects will be taught in English. Our curriculum includes English as a Second Language classes where learners will work on their English abilities from A1 level to C1. During the admission process children will go through various assessment stages.
TO ensure success, we will develop together a plan of action to help the child improve English skills as needed.
How does Inspira deal with children of different English language abilities?
All learners will have to take a test as part of the admission process. Based on the learner’s level of English we will design an individual timetable to help the child improve on specific skills.
What policies does the school follow?
Our school follows all policies required by the Romanian system and by the accreditation authorities from Cambridge International. At Inspira we value the importance of a safe environment for our children, where relationships and behaviour are built on mutual respect and acceptance.
Does Inspira provide a school bus service?
NO, not at this stage. However, we plan to introduce a transport service in the future.
Does the school offer lunch?
How many pupils are there in a class?
There will be between 15 and 18 students in a class.
How and when can I register my child?
Register your interest here and we will gladly answer all your questions about the enrollment process. Registrations for the academic year 2022/23 start in March 2022.