12 Reasons Why SPH is for You

Choosing the right school for your children’s education is one of the most important investments that will last a lifetime. Education lays the foundation of a child’s life to prepare them thriving in the real world after they graduate. Sekolah Pelita Harapan offers a high-quality Christian education for your children. Here are 12 reasons why SPH is the right school for your children:


Holistic Christian Education 

We prepare students to grow spiritually, intellectually, emotionally, physically, and socially with a Biblical Christian perspective. Students are taught to develop their God’s given gift and talents to attain high academic, cultural, sporting and social skills to become people of influence in the world. 


26 Years of Experience in Education 

Established in 1993, SPH has become a premier education leader in Indonesian education. Being the pioneer in responding to the education need, we currently have 5 campuses, partnering with parents of over 2300 students throughout Jakarta. 


Expert & Dedicated Teachers 

Almost 60of SPH faculty have more than 5 years of experience, with 33% of them are Masters or Doctorates in education. Our faculty is known for their innovative teaching methods and research. Many of them are frequently invited to speak at international conferences and seminars and are often asked to consult and serve on Advisory Boards for global organizations and schools. Their love for Christ is seen in their care for their students and their investment in students’ lives.


Career Counseling Program 

College and Career Counseling programs are specifically designed to help students be well informed and gain a thorough understanding of their universities and career choices. This program of guiding students starts in Grade 9. The counselor supports students through graduation, assisting our seniors as they search for universities that are a good fit, considering their capacity, academic profile and life’s calling.  


Pastoral Care 

Each student is unique. Each student is valued as God’s image-bearer. They are cared for and we seek to understand their individual challenges at school and in their personal lives. Our Pastoral Care team walks alongside them providing counsel and guidance. The Pastoral Care team and our teachers pray and cherish the many shared moments in each student’s life journey. 


Proven International Curriculum 

We employ the world’s best pedagogy practice and curriculum design, IBO & Cambridge. SPH has used these international curricula over the past 18 years, graduating more than 1000 students with the prestigious IB Diploma. Our graduates consistently maintain an IB Diploma average score above the world standard. 


Passport to the World 

90% of our graduates are accepted and choose to pursue university studies at many reputable universities around the world, such as Yale University, UCLA, Oxford University, University of Warwick, University of Hong Kong, University of Sydney, Yonsei University, and many more. More than 30% are offered significant scholarships from various universities.


Mission Service Learning 

Mission Service Learning (MSL) is a unique program that is integrated into SPH’s curriculum from Kindergarten up to High School. We cultivate core Christian virtues through this program as students are engaged in meaningful learning and authentic service that meets the needs of our community. 


Strong Parent Partnership 

We have a strong partnership between parents and schoolWe seek to join and equip parents in their role as the first educator of their children through parenting programs and parent advisory groups. 


International Standard Facilities  

Our campuses are well equipped with international standard facilities, including modern well-equipped classrooms, libraries, science laboratories, music facilities, gymnasiums, swimming pools, sports fields, fitness center, dance studios, and much more.  


5 Locations around Greater Area of Jakarta 

With campuses at each point of the compass in Jakarta, an SPH education is available to families anywhere in the city. SPH Sentul City also provides a residential house providing a safe and homey on-campus residence for students from outside the Jakarta area. 


Accredited by International Parties 

The SPH schools are variously accredited by International bodies such as the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) We are also members of the Council of International Schools (CIS) and Christian Schools International (CSI). These external accrediting bodies hold us to high international standards and excellence. They require that we intentionally pursue growth and improvement in order to provide a world-class education for our students. 


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