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 …
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
MID YEAR BREAK [26 MAY TO 17 JUNE]
Happy Holidays Everyone! We do hope that you will enjoy your holiday but that you will also use your time wisely to look into your studies especially for those who will be taking UPSR, PMR, SPM and IGCSE examinations.
FAREWELL & BON VOYAGE, RION!
We would like to wish Rion farewell and bon voyage as he leaves for his journey to Brazil and takes on new experiences. Rion, we wish you all the best in all your future undertakings. Rion came to Sri Ara in October, 2009 and we are pleased to say, has made excellent progress. We shall miss him. Keep up the good work, Rion and you will always be in our hearts!
The Parents-Teachers’ day is scheduled on Saturday, 30 June from 9 am to 12 noon. We look forward to meeting …
Chinese New Year Celebration
The Chinese New Year celebration will be held on Friday, 17 February from 10.30 am to 12 pm. This will be followed by a pot luck lunch. Students and teachers are encouraged to come in traditional Chinese costumes. Lessons will be carried on as usual after the celebration.
SRI ARA CROSS COUNTRY RACE
The school will be holding a cross country event on Saturday, 18 February 2012 from 8.30 am to 12 pm. This is a replacement day for the school and attendance is compulsory.
A trial run will be held for the cross country race in place of swimming lessons on Wednesday 15 February for the secondary students and Thursday, 16 February for the primary students fro 8 am to 10 am. Details of this event will be communicated to parents and students next week.
The school will be …
On behalf of the team at Sri Ara, I would like to welcome everyone back to school! We are very happy to see the joyful familiar faces of our students and also a number of new faces in the school. We have some new teachers and students, we wish them a warm welcome!
ECAs & forms
ECAs have begun this week. We are pleased to inform everyone that an additional ECA, football, is being offered by Mr. Victor Eigims, tentatively on Tuesdays. For those who would like to participate please fill in the necessary forms which will be available from the office.
Chinese New Year Holidays
Chinese New Year is just around the corner, Monday and Tuesday, 23 & 24 January. As is the usual practice, the school will be closed for a week from Monday to Friday, 23 to 27 January. We will …