Curriculum – Secondary School

School hours  –   Monday to Friday – 7.30  a.m. to 3.40 p.m.

We prepare students for the Malaysian Form 5 SPM (Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia) Examination.

Secondary Students

Secondary Students

The following are the subjects offered and time allocation for each subject, Form One to Three:

Bahasa Malaysia  –  9 periods

English Language  –  13 periods

Mathematics  –  6 periods

Science  –  6 periods

Sejarah  –  3 periods

Geografi  –  3 periods

Kemahiran Hidup  Bersepadu –  4 periods

Pendidikan Agama/ Moral  –  2 periods

Pendidikan Seni  –  2 periods

Pendidikan Jasmani/ Kesihatan  –  2 periods

Computer Studies  –  2 periods

Bible Knowledge  –  1 period

Mandarin Language  –  4 periods

Religious Education – 2 periods

Total: 55 periods/ week

 

The following are the subjects offered and time allocation for each subject, Form Four to Five:

Bahasa Malaysia – 8 periods

English Language – 7 periods

Mathematics – 5 periods

Science (Arts Stream) – 6 periods

Sejarah – 4 periods

Pendidikan Moral – 4 periods

Pendidikan Seni Visual (Arts Stream) – 3 periods

Bible Knowledge and Religious Education – 3 periods

Physics (Science Stream) – 6 periods

Biology (Science Stream) – 6 periods

Chemistry (Science Stream) – 6 periods

Additional Mathematics (Science Stream) – 6 periods

Perdagangan (Arts Stream) – 6 periods

Ekonomi Asas (Arts Stream) – 6 periods

  • Each period is 40 minutes
Acting out a scene from "Around the World in 80 Days" by F3A in 2014

Acting out a scene from “Around the World in 80 Days” by F3A in 2014

 

We are providing the following “extras’” for our students:

i) Bible Knowledge and Religious Education – to instill character building, proper behaviour and spiritual knowledge,

ii) Singapore syllabus in English Language apart from the Malaysian syllabus,

iii) Mathematics and Science – taught in English,

iv) Mandarin Language is optional for students,

v) Computer Studies to hone their skills in information technology.

Geralyn Ting (F5SP) Sarawak State Champion: RHB NST Spell-It-Right National challenge: Exams no obstacle to finalists, New Straits Times, 17 October 2017

Alyssa, Sau Jee score straight A+s, Borneo Post, 17 March 2017

St Joseph’s Private School records first straight A students in SPM, Borneo Post, 16 March 2017

SJPS Third in UCSI Science and Mathematics Quiz – SMK Green Road wins Science and Mathematics quiz, The Borneo Post, 17 August 2016

Our team, Lau Sau Jee, Zachary Aw Zheng Quan and Jeremiah Dudun Henry won fourth prize at the National Mighty Minds Challenge Lower Secondary Category on 27 September 2014 at Kuala Lumpur

Our team, Lau Sau Jee, Zachary Aw Zheng Quan and Jeremiah Dudun Henry won fourth prize at the National Mighty Minds Challenge Lower Secondary Category on 27 September 2014 in Kuala Lumpur

 
Our school team is going to the National Mighty Minds Challenge representing Sarawak at the Lower Secondary category on 27 September 2014 in Kuala Lumpur L-R: Lau Sau Jee (Team Leader), Zachary Aw Zheng Quan, Jeremiah Dudun Henry

Mighty Minds Sarawak State Challenge, 4 May 2014

Assessment

Two examinations are held each year in May and November.  There are four topical tests in a year: February, April, July and September.