This post is brought to you in part by The International School of Kuala Lumpur (ISKL).
The International School of Kuala Lumpur is hosting its September Open Days at 10:00 am, Monday, September 18 at the Melawati Campus and 11:00 am, Thursday, September 21, at the Ampang Campus. You are cordially invited to participate in either or both of these Open Days to learn what makes an ISKL education exceptional and see a glimpse of their extraordinary new home at Ampang Hilir which will open its doors in August 2018.
To RSVP, please visit www.iskl.edu.my/openday-eg
About the school
The International School of Kuala Lumpur (ISKL) was established in 1965 and is the first fully accredited international school in Malaysia. The private, not-for-profit, parent-governed school is also accredited in the United States through the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and internationally through the Council of International Schools (CIS). ISKL is the first International Baccalaureate (IB) accredited school in Malaysia and practices innovative approaches to teaching and learning. Under the leadership of Head of School, Dr. Norma Hudson, ISKL is on target to achieve the Platinum Level Green Building Index (GBI) designation with its new Ampang Hilir Campus scheduled to open in August 2018.
ISKL’s Elementary School offers a standards-based curriculum which prepares students to think creatively, reason critically, communicate effectively, and learn enthusiastically. The proven curriculum is designed to provide students with a strong foundation in mathematics, social studies, science, and language arts. A diverse co-curricular program also ensures students have opportunities to explore interests and develop academic, artistic, and athletic skills in the visual arts, music, and physical education.
ISKL’s Middle School is a bridge between the Elementary years and the High School years. By providing a safe and supportive learning environment, wrapped with lots of joy and enthusiasm, the Middle School allows students to thrive during three amazing years of growth and change.
The bulk of a student’s day involves the core subjects, allowing students to meet high academic standards while engaging in thematic learning and interdisciplinary teaming. Augmenting this is a huge variety of co-curricular activities including sports, service learning, special interest clubs, and the performing arts which allow students to develop new skills and interests as well as the exploration of existing passions.
ISKL’s High School program offers students a unique educational experience which offers challenging academic programs and extracurricular opportunities designed to cater to the specific needs, interests, talents, and aspirations of students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.
The ISKL High School program maximises student’s cognitive abilities through engagement and perseverance in challenging learning experiences. It emphasizes the development of critical thinking, application of sound research techniques, the use of knowledge in new situations and exposure to a variety of perspectives.
All students are required to take a core curriculum based on the five major academic areas of English, mathematics, science, social studies and foreign language. This core curriculum is enhanced by a variety of elective courses in fine arts, applied arts, technology and physical education. With over 110 courses from which to choose, the selected program is tailored to suit students’ growing talents and maturing interests.
How can I attend?
To RSVP and reserve a place at either or both Open Days, please visit www.iskl.edu.my/openday-eg.
The location of both campuses are indicated on the maps below.