Why is Pelita International School best for my child?
Who attends Pelita International School?
How many students are there in each class?
Does the school provide student transportation?
What is the future study pathway for the student?
Is there a safe area for young children to play?
Does the school provide boarding facilities?
What facilities does the school have?
Is there an entrance exam?
What should my child study in preparation for the placement test?
How long does the placement test take?
What if my child isn’t fluent in English?
Does the school enroll students in Term 2 or Term 3?
Pelita strongly emphasises developing a child’s multiple intelligences through holistic development and education. This creates individuals who possess not only high IQ but high EQ (emotional intelligence) as well as EQ is specifically taught as a subject. Our experienced teachers and counselor are always on hand to help students develop:
- Confidence & self-esteem
- Responsibility & accountability
- Communication & interpersonal skills
- Team work & leadership
Our teachers plan and conduct classes that capture students’ interest so that learning is fun and experiential for every student as their personal multiple intelligences are activated.
55-60% Malaysian students. Foreigners – Korean, Japanese, Australian, Chinese, Iranian, Hungarian, Filipino, Indonesian, Thai, Taiwanese
Yes, children aged 6 and above will need to attend an interview & written exam. Children aged 4- 6 will attend an interview with the Placement Test officer.
English, Maths and Science if your child is enrolling for Year 2 and above. Only English if your child is enrolling for Pre-school and Year 1.
For students aged 6 years old and below, the placement test takes about one hour (English & interview).
For students aged 7 to 11 years old, the placement test takes about two and a half hours. (3 subjects – English, Maths & Science and interview)
For students aged 11 to 14 years old, the placement test takes about three hours for three subjects. (3 subjects – English, Maths & Science and interview)
We provide ESL classes and enrichment classes to improve their proficiency in English. Fees will be charged for the ESL and enrichment classes.
|Key Stage 1||Lower primary or elementary school||Year 1 & Year 2|
|Key Stage 2||Upper primary or junior school||Year 3, Year 4, Year 5 & Year 6|
|Key Stage 3||Lower secondary||Year 7, Year 8 & Year 9|
|Key Stage 4||Upper secondary||Year 10 & Year 11|
The UK National curriculum, a broad and balanced curriculum that meets the needs and interests of all learners, integrated with effective teaching, learning and assessment.
It provides rich and varied opportunities for all pupils to learn and to achieve, acquire, develop and apply a broad range of knowledge, understanding and skills. The curriculum enables pupils to think creatively and critically, to solve problems and to make a difference for the better.In short, it aims to create a stimulating and encouraging environment to develop life-long learning among students.
Maximum of 24.
No, but we will recommend drivers.
Pre-university courses like A-Level, International Baccalaureate (IB) and HSC. The students can also enroll for degree courses at private colleges.
There are three categories of scholarships awarded by the scholarship board:
- Full time Christian pastoral ministry staff’s children.
- Children from economically disadvantage family.
- Academically excellent students.
For further details, please contact the school.
We have teachers on duty during morning break, lunch break and after school to ensure the safety of students.Teachers take the attendance of students at every lesson.There are also procedures involved in taking the students out during schooling hours by filling in Early Dismissal Form which must be signed by the class teachers and parents and submitted to the office.The school has documented Emergency contacts of students to inform the parents in case of any minor or major injury during sports and games or misbehavior of students that result in punishment like detention.
No but we will recommend home stay.
Pelita International Schools offer a variety of facilities including:
- Fully air-conditioned classrooms
- Dancing Room
- Reading Room
- Playing Field
- Student Canteen
- Design and Technology Room
- Computer Laboratory
- Science Laboratories
- Art Room
- Badminton Hall
- Basketball Court
- Tennis Court
- Soccer Field
- Volleyball Court
By Telegraphic transfer.
10% discount on school fees only for the third child from the same family enrolled in the school.
Yes , we do. However, students with low English proficiency will be enrolled in an Intensive English Class for at least a term and a separate fee in addition to the school fee will be charged