Dear Parents and Students
Welcome back, everyone! We hope all are well rested and ready for hard work and fun. The second half of the year is very important especially for those who will be taking the major examinations – IGCSE, SPM and UPSR. So students, do work hard especially on your weak subjects.
Recently, the newspapers have reported disturbing news on the kidnapping of children. This is a major concern for schools and parents as well. We have already stepped up on security as of last term with teachers on duty daily and office staff on the alert. Besides this, the Maintenance staff have also been posted at various points, equipped with walkie-talkies during certain critical periods of the day. The last security company was unsatisfactory and was changed again. Two guards will be on duty on school days at …
Dear Parents and Students
School Holidays 28 May to 22 June
Just a gentle reminder that the mid-year holidays will start tomorrow, Wednesday 28 May and school will reopen on Monday, 23 June. I am sure the teachers have given students a fair amount of homework, so work on it diligently.
School Holiday Programme
The school holiday programme will begin next Monday, 2 June and end on Thursday, 12 June. Do sign up for the programme as your children will be kept occupied during the holidays in a fun and educational way. The registration forms are available at the office. Payment should be made at the office by Friday, 30 May.
This year, the Parents-Teachers’ Day will be held on Saturday, 28 June. This will be an important day giving you the opportunity to discuss your child’s progress. We look forward to meeting you …
Holiday programme: 2 June to 12 June
The school will be organising a school holiday programme during the mid-year break from 2 June to 12 June. You can drop your children with us at 8:30 am and pick them up by 3:30 pm. Your children will be kept engaged in a variety of indoor and outdoor activities, music, cooking classes and storytelling.
The holiday program attached, is open to Sri Ara students from ages 6 to 14 years old. To enrol, please use the form attached. Additional enrolment forms can be obtained from the administration Office. Please get in touch with us if you have any questions.
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 …