The International School of Penang (Uplands) The International School of Penang (Uplands)
- JALAN SUNGAI SATU, BATU FERINGGI, 11100 PENANG, MALAYSIA
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The International School of Penang (Uplands) was founded in 1955, in a colonial hotel on the top of Penang Hill, as a British preparatory boarding school for the children of expatriate families in Malaya. It was relocated to a historic, former catholic seminary site in George Town in 1976, and moved once again in September 2006 into purpose-built facilities in the heart of Batu Feringgi, the island’s beach resort. Uplands School is a not-for-profit, co-educational and non-denominational day and boarding school for students aged between 4-18 years old. Uplands School is a member of the Council of International Schools (CIS), a registered school of Cambridge Assessment International Education, Edexcel International, The International Baccalaureate (IB), member of The Federation of British International Schools in Asia (FOBISIA), The Association of International Malaysian Schools (AIMS) and The Boarding Schools’ Association (BSA). Uplands School is one of the leading boarding schools in Malaysia offering boarding for students Years 7-13 in a secure and structured environment with modern facilities, qualified staff, and to provide academic and pastoral support beyond the school day. Primary School (PYP) – Students Reception to Years 6 (Ages 4 – 11) follow the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme. Lower Secondary – Students Years 7 to 9 (Ages 11 – 14) follow an internationally based curriculum. Upper Secondary (IGCSE) – Students Year 10 to 11 (Ages 15 – 16) prepare for IGCSE Examinations, conducted in School, and assessed externally by the Cambridge Assessment International Education. Pre-University (IBDP) – Students Year 12 to 13 (Ages 16 – 18) follow the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme.