There are different when Okezone and a number of journalists visited the Jakarta International School ( JIS ) that the media spotlight lately because many cases of sexual abuse that plagued his students .
Once set foot into the expatriate child ‘s school on May 1, which coincide on the international labor day , the JIS seems welcome by journalists who want to cover the current conditions in the school , known as the super-tight security .
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Looks different atmosphere , where the school was a luxury bath luxury home aides abandoned . The leaves are falling appears to be ignored by the janitor , luxury cars passing was not as visible as usual .
However , when entered into the school yard area , visible graffiti wall that reads Respect , Responsibility , Fun , perseverence , Ballance Compassion , and Integrity .
Rows of English words that seemed to give a message to the public that halayak like that in real life the students who studied in JIS .
Not to forget the side walls plastered pictures of children smiling ria , framed by the words Relating , Revlectiveness , and Resourcefulness .
Do not stop there , the media crew also see the magnificent building which is located just in front of the photographs of the boy . Yes , the building is the Fine Arts Theatre with a capacity of approximately 1,000 people .
The building room contains various works of sculpture, sculpture , musical instruments art , and others . The view was as if to show his guests that the ’ occupants ’ of the school -spirited artist .
A few moments after the tour, media crews were then greeted by the principal, Timmothy Car . The white guy was greeted with friendly journalists . ” Hi how are you , ” he said initiating a conversation .
Timmothy then walked slowly introduce each corner JIS school . Arriving at one of the tree called healing tree . He then stopped his footsteps as he explained that the tree is a place where the kids put a short message about wanting aliases and their ideals .
While continuing to walk towards the mosque in the school complex JIS , Timmothy reporter quipped with remarks ’ JIS teacher said no religion ? ’ He was torn strongly denies the assumption.
" Here taught religion unversal . All religions and sects we introduce to children . Worship we release them , " said the middle-aged man who is familiarly called Mr. Timm was the English dialect .
He said the school also taught in Indonesian subjects , duration of 40-45 minutes each day . Indonesian subjects even be a graduation requirement for high school children . In addition , the students are also taught various Indonesian cultures .
Related to the issue of skewed assume that JIS is a reflection of western schools , and super- tight security system like embassies , Timmothy argued that the school upholds the ethics and safety aspects of the course . ” We learn the culture of the world, including Indonesian culture , ” he said .
It is ironic indeed , on the campus with a super-tight security , it is still just missed with sexual violence by unscrupulous janitor . ” Here the CCTV installed approximately 4,000 spread across the corner of the school which covers approximately 17 hectares , ” he explained .
Almost all the luxurious facilities introduced by Mr. Timm , ranging from first-class sports facilities , spacious theater room , to complete a super library . Unfortunately, journalists are not allowed to peek at the location of the events of sexual violence against his crowded in the media .
The journalists then asked why Mr. Timm refused showing the location of the harsh actions are shameful . Mr. Timm argued he did not want to make their students at JIS troubled by the presence of reporters .
" Because it can interfere with the privatization of the children , and we do not want them to be wondering , why no reporters " says Timmothy reasoned .
In fact , when it coincides with a national holiday . Where there is no visible activity of teaching and learning in the school . The media crew just smiled to hear answers to the head of the elite schools .