AL-IZHAR SENIOR HIGHSCHOOL PONDOK LABU

Al-Izhar Pondok Labu (AIPL) is a moderate Islamic K-12 school in Pondok Labu, South Jakarta, Indonesia. It is a National Plus school and the language of instruction is Indonesian.

The school’s motto is Beriman, Mandiri, Kreatif, Cerdas or Pious, Independent, Creative, Intelligent. It has its own art compartment that specialized in Indonesia’s traditional dance.

The arts compartment of Al- Izhar has train its students to appreciate and pride of the Indonesian traditional arts. It has send a folkdance group to participate in much folkdance festival outside the country. Some of the latest festival they attended are Veliko Tarnovo International Festival, Bulgaria, 2011, XIV Denizli International Folklore Festival 2013, Festival in Razgad, Bulgaria, Karsiyaka International Folklore Festival, Karsiyaka, Turkey and many more.

Al-Izhar Senior Highschool Pondok Labu would like to take part in Llangollen Eisteddfod 70th anniversary as a way to promote Indonesian culture, and celebrate the beauty of dance itself.