Date : 10th - 12th February 2015 Venue: Middle School, SIS
In conjunction with the ongoing Character Education programme, SIS Grade 8 was honoured to be the pioneer class to attend motivational speaker, Dr Sia Ah Hiok’s lively presentation on “Integrity”. Dr Sia’s energetic and engaging presentation reflected her vast experience motivating young people in the thousands internationally, and had the students thoroughly absorbed ruminating on personal excellence.Aimed at instilling and cultivating good values in the students, these workshop series help enforce students’ development and ease their progression through school. Dr Sia is among the line-up of speakers that will be featured in this initiative, which will also be extended to include other values and grades later in the semester.
Sunway Athletics - JV Basketball Friendly with ISKL
Date : 9th - 10th February 2015
Time: 4:00p.m. Venue: SIS Hall
Season 3 of SIS Athletics calendar continues its exciting season with a Junior Varsity basketball game against the International School of Kuala Lumpur. The Girls Team played on Monday, followed by the Boys Team on Tuesday. The girls battled valiantly but had to concede 11-50 to their better performing rivals. The boys fared better winning narrowly at 38-36. SIS cheerleaders, Eclipse roused the supporting audience of teachers and students from the sidelines, and it was a splendid display of sportsmanship from both schools.
Date: 26th - 30th January 2015 Venue : Sunway International School
Positivity Week will highlight that through team play, students will feel more united, be respectful of others and be more inclusive. Some of the events to look forward to are random acts of play, play-themed assemblies, a fundraiser for Right To Play*, balloon drops and a Clubs and Societies Fair where students can “shop” for extracurricular activities that suit their interests. We hope that through this week students will adopt this sense of togetherness which will lead to lifelong healthy behaviour, attitude and respect of others. * “[Right To Play uses] play to educate and empower children and youth to overcome the effects of poverty, conflict and disease in disadvantaged communities. Visit www.righttoplay.com for more information.
Orientation Day - January 2015
Date: 20th January 2015 Venue : Sunway International School
Time : 10:30a.m. - 3:00p.m. This event is only for newly-enrolled students of the JANUARY 2015 semester. Event registration begins at 9:30a.m.
Attention all new students! SIS welcomes you to the January 2015 semester, and the start of your educational adventure with the premier Canadian school in Malaysia. We have an exciting line-up of activities planned for you, important briefings on everything you need to know about your new School and a fun afternoon of making new friends with our existing students and teachers!
We can’t wait to meet each and every one of you, so come early, bright–eyed and in your smart new uniforms please, and be ready for your first day of school next Tuesday!
IB Network Visit
Date: 15th January 2015 Venue : Sunway International School
Time : 2:00a.m. - 4:30p.m.
SIS is proud to be hosting the International Baccalaureate Network this Thursday, and welcomes all participants to a productive session. Parking is available at Entrance A, B2 of Sunway International School, Sunway New University Building (NUB) Visitors Parking and Sunway Pyramid. For more info, please contact Ms. Jacintha Tagal at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Grade 8 Graduation Ceremony
Date : 27thNovember 2014 Venue : Sunway International School
This night marked a special night for 96 graduates in the Grade 8 programme. Donning their suits and fancy dresses, the graduates started off the evening with a delicious celebratory dinner, before adjourning to the Graduation Ceremony. Throughout the ceremony, the year was reminisced about, and deserving students were given academic and character education awards. There were some tears and laughs, but in the end smiles were on the faces of all, with a graduation diploma in hand. A huge congratulations goes out to all graduating students for a year of hard work, perseverance, and determination (yes, with a little fun thrown in there too). Best of luck to these students in 2015, as your first year of high school will be upon you.
SIS Remembrance Day Assembly
Date : 11th November 2014 Venue : SIS Hall 2nd floor
SIS students observed Remembrance Day with a poignant assembly, joining people all over the world in honouring the men and women who have served, and continue to serve their countries during times of war, conflict and peace. SIS students respectfully observed a moment of silence, and connected with the presentations,poem recitals and performance celebrating the soldiers - who continue to fight in the hopes of establishing and maintaining the peace that we all desire so that our futures may be painted full of possibilities, hope and happiness.
SIS Registration Week
Date : 17th - 22ndNovember 2014 Venue : Sunway International School
Hurry and register your child's admission for January 2015 on Registration Week! Come speak to our friendly Admissions Team, who are ever-ready to provide you with information to any questions that you have about the Ontario curriculum. Scholarships available for primary school-leavers. Confirm your Readiness Assessment schedule today to avoid disappointment as places are filling fast. RSVP your session here and begin the first steps to admitting your child in the curriculum that's ranked among the world's best.
SIS Green Week
Date : 10th - 14th November 2014 Venue : Sunway International School
The Green Team is hosting "Green Week", and will be promoting a specific Earth-friendly focus for each day. Starting with "Meatless Monday”, today’s activity involved the cafeteria offering exclusively vegetarian options for lunch. "Turn it Down Tuesday" will focus on the SIS community turning down/switching off unused electrical appliances. Other highlights scheduled for the rest of the week include "No Waste Wednesday" feature on recycling, "Tree-less Thursday" and culminating with Friday’s "Green Day" dress-down theme. Be a part of the movement, Green is In.
SIS School Play 2014
Date : 14th November 2014 Time : 7.30 p.m. Venue : SIS Hall, 2nd Floor
SIS middle school students explores that age-old question befuddling every student, “How to Succeed in High School Without Really Trying,” with their own take on Jonathan Rand's play. Staged, directed, acted and produced entirely by students from grades 7 to 11, with the nurturing guidance of Ms. Gauthier and Mr. Byrne. The play is centred on a group of student agents infiltrating an assembly to demonstrate their secret tips and tricks to make it through high school, ranging from legally changing your name to get around roll call, to using Tom Cruise to help memorize science terms. This show is open to all guests, and admission is free.