Checkpoint 1 to 3

Stella Maris International School follows the Cambridge guidelines for this level focusing on 3 core subjects, namely: English Language, Mathematics and Science. We continue to create a well rounded student by offering other subjects such as History, Geography, Business Studies, Portuguese Language and Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), and Accounting that the children are exposed to and study.

IGCSE 1 & 2

This is the Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) group. At this level we offer such subjects as English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Business Studies, Geography, History, Portuguese and Computer Studies. Upon successfully writing and passing their examinations at the end of IGCSE 2, students can then proceed to the Cambridge Advanced Subsidiary (AS) or the Advanced (A) Level studies.


Why Offer IGCSEs?

IGCSE is the most popular international qualification for 14 to 16 year olds.

IGCSEs are recognized by employers, colleges and universities around the world, helping students to unlock exciting new opportunities.

Cambridge AS & A Levels

These are the Cambridge Advanced Subsidiary and Cambrigde Advanced Level courses. Subjects offered are Mathematics, English, Business Studies, Information Technology, Geography, Accounting, Biology Chemistry, Physics and Portuguese.

The comprehensive education Stella Maris International School provides places students in the best position for a successful young adult life. They leave our halls with a confident, global outlook on life, and the skills to navigate the rigours of university life.


Cambridge Examination History  ›

In our endeavor to give quality education to the Mozambican Community, we have already established a rich history of Academic Excellency through the high level results our students achieve year in year out in Cambridge schools examinations.  We started with … Continued

Cambridge Partnership  ›

Cambridge IGCSE is the world’s most popular international curriculum for 14-16 year olds, leading to globally recognized and valued Cambridge IGCSE qualifications. It is part of the Cambridge Secondary 2 stage. Schools worldwide have helped develop Cambridge IGCSE, which provides … Continued

Curriculum  ›

Curriculum Framework is not a syllabus or a prescriptive program of work, but instead defines the approaches to learning, pedagogy, assessment and reporting common to all divisions of Stella Maris International School and designed to improve the quality of learning … Continued

Events Calendar  ›

TENTATIVE SCHOOL CALENDAR 2023 First Term January 14                   Classes begin January 15                   Orientation Day February 4 -7               General … Continued

Extra Curricular Activities  ›

The school offers a wide variety of extra-curricular and co-curricular activities for students of all ages. Aside from the academic being taught, Portuguese lessons from Grade 3 to 11 are compulsory. Some lessons in Portuguese are offered in the afternoon … Continued

High School/Primary/Pre-School  ›

IGCSE (Grade 11) and AS Level (Grade 12) SMIS offers Cambridge IGCSE and AS Level Examinee student. High School Department High School Grade 7 to Grade 10 The High School Department programs allow students to strengthen skills and apply principles introduced … Continued

Overview  ›

No student’s experience is exactly like another—from Freshman Year, so students are given the flexibility to chart their own paths. Your time with SMIS will be a holistic academic experience. Take some time to explore the many facets of the … Continued