Back To School
Welcome back to school! We hope you all are well rested and ready for another term of hard work and fun. We also have a few new comers to the school. We would like to wish a warm welcome to Quinten and Tamon who have joined Year 2, Hinaki who has joined Year 1 of the primary international school.
This year, the Parents- Teachers day will be held on Saturday, 29 June. We look forward to meeting and discussing your child’s/children’s progress from 9.00 am to 12 noon. Refreshments will be served at Block No. 23 in the Art Room. All are welcome!
It is reported that the haze situation in Johor Bahru is expected to worsen in the coming days. It is very unfortunate that the unhealthy air does not permit outdoor activities so we are …
Mid Year Holidays/Summer Holidays
Yeay, the holidays are here again! The mid-year holidays will begin from Friday, 24 May until 16 June. The school will reopen on Monday, 17 June. The administration office will be open for business during the holidays from Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm but will be closed for lunch from 1 to 2pm.
Vesak day falls on Thursday, 24 May which will mark the start of our school holidays. For those who will be celebrating Vesak, Happy Vesak Day!
Due to an inconsistent demand during lunch time, the canteen operators have prepared a pre order lunch menu for students. Students will have to order before hand on an order form and pay direct to the canteen operators. This system will be in operation when the school reopens after the mid-year holidays, i.e. Monday, 17 …
School Telematch Day – 26 April 2013
The school telematch day is on Friday, 26 April. The event will begin at 8 in the morning and will end around noon. Attendance is compulsory for all students as it is a school day. Attendance will be converted into house points that will go towards their respective teams. Students have to be in their house coloured t-shirts, shorts or track pants and comfortable running shoes. We welcome all parents to join in the fun! We would appreciate your support, to encourage and motivate your child and their team throughout the sports activities.
The canteen will be available from 10 am till 1 pm. The school will be adjourned at around 1.30 pm. If you are not able to be present please arrange transport home for your children.
1 May – Labour …
Please take note of the following school events/activities for April through June 2013. Some events/activities have been rescheduled.
IGCSE May/June session: Speaking/Oral Tests:
15 April – Malay Language;
17 April – English as a Second Language;
19 April – Mandarin Chinese
Thursday to Saturday, 18 – 20 April
UNSW – Science Assessment
Tuesday, 23 April
Friday, 26 April
Public Holiday: Labour Day
Wednesday, 1 May
IGCSE May/June session
7 May to 12 June
Mid Year Examinations
Primary Schools: 10 – 15 May
Secondary Schools: 6 – 15 May
Teacher’s Day celebration
Thursday, 16 May
Fund Raising: Young Entrepreneurs’ Day
Saturday, 18 May
Public Holiday: Vesak Day
Friday, 24 May
Monday, 27 May – Friday, 14 June
Google Calendar – https://www.google.com/calendar/embed?src=johorinternationalschool%40gmail.com&ctz=Asia/Kuala_Lumpur
Dear Parents/ Students,
First Term Break
The first term holidays are already here. School will close from Saturday, 23 March 2013 and will resume on Monday, 1 April 2013. Homework has been given to the students and it is hoped that the work will be conscientiously completed during this time.
Students who are sitting for Science in this examination will have their first paper on Tuesday, 23 April 2013.
Parents Teachers’ Meet
For parents who would like to discuss about their children’s progress in school or on any related issues, you can call the office for an appointment during the holiday. This is especially for parents who are new to the school. A meeting with teachers or principal could be arranged a couple of weeks after the term break.
This year’s motivation camp will be at Taman Negara National Park for 3 days 2 …