December 2013 Office Closure
Sri Ara Schools news update – The school office is closed from 23rd to 27th December inclusive. We re-open for one day on the 30th December, thereafter to resume on the 2nd January 2014.
Schedule / Calendar 2014
To be clear, it is confirmed that the first day for students next year is Tuesday, January 7th, 2014. Staff will be in before this, but pupils should be in school before 0800 on Tuesday, 7th.
A draft of the full calendar can be found by visting the download page (http://internationalschooljohor.com/admissions/downloads/).
At the moment, there are activities and events still to be organised and/or confirmed, so there will be changes, but it’s good as a general guideline.
2013 Annual Concert Video
We’ve started posting some clips from the recent School Concert to our YouTube channel at http://www.youtube.com/user/AraSchools (make sure your follow us!).
These clips are just …
As the premier Johor international school, we focus on teaching our international students by following a globally recognised International curriculum. This is the British IGCSE International curriculum using the University of Cambridge syllabus.
In addition, a different but closely integrated wing of the school follows the Malaysian National Curriculum programme.
Consequently, Ara Schools currently provide for the educational needs of approximately 120 students who are aged 5 to 16 years. There are students of many different nationalities whose families are resident in the Johor Bahru area, hence the School offers a truly international learning environment to every one of them.
The teaching ethos throughout the school is that through our emphasis on developing a well balanced pupil focused learning and teaching programme, the children from Ara are positively encouraged to be communicative, expressive, creative, motivated and confident.
We believe that this approach is ideal …