In what the 2 establishments describe as a “first for Sri Lanka and South Asia”, the faculties will probably be providing the Australian Secondary Certificates of Training via SACE Worldwide.
“SACE Worldwide and Gateway Faculty have a shared ambition to offer an training for college kids that units them up for achievement via excessive achievement and holistic improvement for each scholar,” mentioned SACE board chief government Martin Westwell.
“We offer an modern, dynamic and versatile curriculum that develops the talents, data and capabilities to thrive at college and life,” he added.
The “historic” settlement was signed earlier this month, becoming a member of faculties throughout China, Malaysia, Vietnam, Vanuatu and New Caledonia in providing the SACE qualification.
“The SACE is not only one other universally accepted qualification however a program that takes a extra divergent strategy, which is extra versatile and student-centred the place steady assessments play a key function,” mentioned Gateway Faculty chairman Harsha Alles.
“At a time when educators in Sri Lanka and the world over are re-designing methods to organize college students for the regularly altering and extremely demanding international setting, the Gateway Faculties are happy to introduce the Australian system of highschool training as an alternative choice to the UK Worldwide Common Certificates of Secondary Training and A ranges route,” she continued.
The Australian Excessive Commissioner to Sri Lanka, David Holly, acknowledged that the “sturdy training linkages” between Australia and Sri Lanka now stretch to secondary training alternatives.
“[It allows] entry to universities all around the globe too, together with the UK, the US and Canada”
Gaining an Australian Tertiary Admission Rank from the SACE, he mentioned, builds a “strong basis and direct pathway” for a scholar to go to Australian increased training.
“[It allows] entry to universities all around the globe too, together with the UK, the US and Canada,” he added.
A guide at Gateway school additionally famous that the partnership got here in a particular yr for the group.
“Steady modern studying ensures a real training. At a time after we have a good time our 25 yr anniversary, we welcome this chance to expertise the magic of studying via expertise, creativity and discovery,” mentioned Nirmali Wickremesinghe.