Pupils can get a complete education (X-XI) on “Istak” lyceum’s campuses situated in Baku ( Ganjlik, Narimanov and Khalqlar Dostlughu), Guba, Shirvan, Lankaran, Aghdash. Mingachevir and Ganja. The curriculum for complete education in “Istak” lyceum incorporates the following features:
- Teaching process
- Students university admission preparation program
- International programs
- Olympiads and sports gamesı
- Social activities
- Family-school relationship
- Electronic School System
- Dormitory facilities
- Other conditions
Curriculum for complete education is implemented through the application of the national curriculum on the basis of state education standards. Each of our classes consists of 20 pupils, especially male pupils (There are also female pupils in Ganjlik “Istak” lyceum). Pupils find their lessons more interesting with the help of organized lesson weeks, knowledge competitions and exhibitions, and it leads to the formation of enthusiasm about their subjects.
Lesson hours: 08:30 – 15:50
Section: Azerbaijani and Russian
The teaching system of “Istak” lyceum provides pupils with an acquisition of knowledge and skills which are necessary for their admission to local and foreign universities, as well as pupils’ professional development. Lessons which taught in the lyceum on the basis of arranged educational system and as well as an individual approach which is used towards pupils strengthen their admission to universities in a systematic way. 99% of 284 graduates of our lyceum became university students according to the results announced in the academic year of 2015-2016. 70% of them got admitted to local universities, and 30% of them admitted to the most prestigious universities in the world. Worldwide universities like “King’s College of London”, “University of Toronto”, “University of Waterloo”, “The University of Manchester”, “International University of Geneva”, “Nanyang Technological University” can be noted among these universities.
X – XI form pupils who want to study in foreign universities take advantage of international programs of the lyceum.SAT exam center, having the official status of IB (International Baccalaureate) Diploma Programme (DP), as well as the existence of AP (Advanced Placement)and YOS (Examination for Foreign Students) in the lyceum, ensure pupils’ admission to foreign universities with high scores.
“Istak” lyceum increases pupils’ interest in lessons and their ability of acquisition provides their participation in Olympiads. Pupils of our lyceum take part in all Republican school subject Olympiads, represent our country in worldwide international school subject and project Olympiads held in USA, Russia, Turkey, England, France, Singapore and other countries. So far our pupils have won 84 medals in Republican school subject Olympiads, 79 medals in international Olympiads. Besides, our pupils take part in a number of various local and international sports competitions. Sports games which are traditionally held by “Istak” lyceum support pupils’ physical development.
Within the frames of the lyceum’s concept of social activity pupils can enhance their creative potential through various social programs, adopt participation skills in public life and also acquire peculiarities of adequate behavior in a different situation. Significant days are celebrated in the lyceum, class parties, as well as theatrical performances, information tours are organized to visit the country’s newly built infrastructure facilities,historical monuments, and other leading companies, and other numerous activities keep broadening pupils’ outlook and create conditions for their professional development.
ISTAK lyceum attaches a great importance to increasing parents’ role in pupils’ success. Training programs are organized for parents, and family visits and other measures help to develop a family-school relationship, as well as expand parents’ involvement in pupils’ life, thus increase the ability of a pupils’ learning skills.
ISTAK lyceum supports its teaching process by means of modern equipment and technology. By means of smart boards which is used in all campuses opens up opportunities for teachers to teach with more interactive methods in a teaching process. Pupils learn better when lessons are taught in an interesting way. Our lyceum applies one-way Electronic School System which allows our parents to follow their children’s education process with the help of computers, tablets, and mobile phones.
ISTAK lyceum has dormitories on all campuses of the lyceum located in the cities. This allows pupils who live in countrysides of Baku, Sumgayit, Shirvan, Guba, Lankaran, Agdash, Mingachevir and Ganja to stay comfortably in the lyceum located in these cities and participate in extra-curriclular programs. Light, neat and wide dormitory rooms provide pupils comfort to study well.
There are dormitories, canteens, medical and psychological support services in “Istak” lyceums. Canteens of our lyceum provide pupils with high energy delicious meals according to “Halal” (traditional) standards prepared by local and foreign cooks 2-3 times a day. Pupils’ medical examination is constantly organized in our lyceum and it ensures their health and allows to prevent diseases that may occur in future.
- Elementary education
- Secondary school education
- Secondary education