Wellington College Independent School Jakarta (WCIJ), a pioneering co-educational institution, is set to open its doors in September 2024. This marks the first private UK school to be established in Indonesia. WCIJ is a part of the Wellington College International family, which has schools in China, Thailand, and India. The school will offer an exceptional education to children aged 3 to 11 years old, following the legacy of the 165-year-old Wellington College in England.

Located in TB Simatupang, South Jakarta, WCIJ’s campus is designed to be a secure and thriving learning environment for young minds. The school features light and airy classrooms with access to indoor garden spaces and expansive play areas, fostering a connection with nature and encouraging exploration. WCIJ is committed to academic excellence and holistic development. With a full K-12 program planned for the future, the school aims to grow alongside its students. Highly qualified teachers, passionate about delivering an exceptional learning experience, ensure that students receive the guidance and support they need to thrive while providing a nurturing urban sanctuary where children can develop real-world skills in a fun and authentic learning environment, both within and outside the classroom.

WCIJ is poised to deliver a world-class education, preparing students for global success, as demonstrated by the impressive track record of Wellington College’s students from the UK and international schools who have secured placements at prestigious universities like Oxford and Harvard.Its alumni include notable figures such as novelist George Orwell, actor Sir Christopher Lee, and architect Sir Nicholas Grimshaw, among others. Drawing on this rich heritage, WCIJ offers a unique blend of British and international education, preparing students to excel in a globalised world.

For those seeking a transformative educational experience for their children, WCIJ is the ideal choice. With a pioneering curriculum, the school prepares students to become global citizens capable of positively impacting the world. Embracing diversity, WCIJ provides a multicultural environment where children thrive in today’s interconnected world. The school is home to highly qualified teachers who are dedicated to delivering exceptional learning experiences. Focusing on holistic development, WCIJ nurtures well-rounded individuals, fostering academic and personal growth. Additionally, the school boasts a strong sense of community, providing a supportive environment for students, parents and staff alike. 

The British Ambassador to Indonesia, H.E. Dominic Jeremy, expressed enthusiasm about WCIJ’s opening, stating, “The British Embassy in Jakarta is delighted to welcome Wellington College to Indonesia’s flourishing education sector. The opening of Wellington College Independent School Jakarta will enrich the UK’s excellent education offer in Southeast Asia’s biggest economy.”

WCIJ is now accepting applications for the September 2024 intake. Those who want to learn more about the school and its admission process, don’t forget to attend their program showcase on 27 April 2024 at Intercontinental Jakarta Pondok Indah, in White Room 3–5, from 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM.

For more information regarding a and enrollment details visit their website at wellingtoncollege.id or contact +62 811 9000 0083 or inquiry@wellingtoncollege.id

Wellington College Independent School Jakarta
The SIMA Tower,
JL. TB Simatupang No. 19 Kav. Cilandak
DKI Jakarta, 12430

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