M'KIS Open Day 2017
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, February 15, 2017 - Mont’Kiara International School (M’KIS) officially announces its first school-wide open day to be held on March 24th, 2017. Located in the predominantly expatriate suburb of Mont’Kiara, the open day is being held during school hours, from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. This whole school open day will allow potential and current families to see M’KIS in action. A customized registration platform has been created for parents to register their attendance for the event.
M’KIS’ Director of Marketing and Communications, Mr. Darren Brews, mentioned, “As a community-based school, we believe it is important to open our doors to our neighbors. We are proud and very excited about this opportunity to showcase our wonderful school, our amazing students and, our talented faculty. This open day is a celebration of our dedication to excellence, diversity, and community.”
M’KIS is licensed by the Ministry of Education (MOE), Malaysia, and certified by the Malaysian Certification Agency (MQA). M’KIS is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and has been an authorized IB World School since 2000. M’KIS has been consistently rated a five-star school since 2009 by the Ministry of Education, Malaysia.
Delivering a North American Curriculum, M’KIS offers both IB and non-IB pathways.
Building upon its longstanding history of excellence with the IB Diploma Programme, M'KIS is officially a candidate school* for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme (PYP) and Middle Years Programme (MYP).
IB World Schools share a common philosophy—a commitment to improve the teaching and learning of a diverse and inclusive community of students by delivering challenging, high quality programmes of international education that share a powerful vision.**
*Only schools authorized by the International Baccalaureate can offer any of its four academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), the Diploma Programme or the IB Career-related Certificate (IBCC). Candidate status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted.
For further information about the IB and its programmes, visit www.ibo.org
**Mission Statement from the IB
The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. To this end the organization works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging programmes of international education and rigorous assessment. These programmes encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.