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 Kurrikulum 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 at the end of Secondary 3 as per the ministry’s directive.

Curriculum Subjects
PBS (Pentaksiran Berasaskan Sekolah)

  • Bahasa Malaysia 
  • English Language
  • Islamic Religious Education (Muslims) / Pendidikan Moral (Non Muslims)
  • Mathematics 
  • Science 
  • Kemahiran Hidup
  • Sejarah 
  • Geografi 
  • Mandarin (Advanced)
  • Pentaksiran Psikometri
    a) Inventori Minat Kerjaya
    b) Ujian Aptitud Khusus
  • Pendidikan Seni Visual
  • Pendidikan Jasmani & Kesihatan

Other Non Exam Compulsory Subjects:

  • Mandarin (Communication) / Bahasa Arab 
  • Sivik
  • Computer Pioneers (CP) 
  • Swimming
  • Music (Piano/ Guitar / Violin/ Brass & Woodwind/ Drums)

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:

  • Public Speaking (English Classes)
  • Sports (Badminton / Basketball /Board Games/ Football/ Table Tennis/Shooting/ Bowling/ Tennis)
  • Club & Societies (Adventure Club/ Art & Craft Club /Cultural Club/ Chinese Language & Literary Club/ Cookery Club/English Language & Literary Club/ Math & Science Society/ Photography Club/Putera Puteri Islam Society/ Bahasa Melayu Society)
  • Uniformed Bodies (Red Crescent Society/Air Scouts) 

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:

* Aikido

* Badminton
* Cheer Leading
* Chess
* Creative Clay Art
* Drum
* Drum Circle
* Games for Smart Brains
Glee Club
Metabolic Workout


Money Tree
Speech & Drama
Speed Stacking
Ukelele Club
Zumba for Kids