STEM is a curriculum based on the idea of educating students in four specific disciplines — Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics — in an interdisciplinary and applied approach. At Sekolah Menengah Rafflesia Kajang, STEM is a value-added subject embedded in the School Curriculum which integrates the four disciplines into a cohesive learning paradigm based on real-world applications and segregates to themes based on Sustainable Development Goals. Students are encouraged to innovate and invent to solve daily problems that occur on a daily basis at a personal, community and global levels.
STEM-based activities relate to real-life situations, nurture and develop critical thinkers, increases science literacy, and enables the next generation of inventors as well as innovators. The next generation is expected to be nurtured and have basic skills to support innovation of new products and to feed the processes that sustain our economy.