11 March 2016
Pi Day is an opportunity for Maths enthusiasts around the world to celebrate their love of numbers. The theme for this year’s Pi day is ‘Happy Birthday Albert Einstein’.
07 March 2016
Last week (7th-11th March) was Collaborative Week - students were given challenges in groups to work together and test their teamwork skills
29 February 2016
World Book Week Day Fancy Dress is an annual event in Straits International School. All students are expected to dress up as a character from a novel, poem or play (Mandarin, Bahasa or English). Students will stand a chance to win prizes for those who are judged best dressed.
05 February 2016
The Twilight Concert for this half term focussed on piano performances by the students.
05 February 2016
Gong Xi Fa Cai! Happy Chinese New Year! May the year of the Monkey bring you much happiness, from all at Straits International School.
03 February 2016
Students undertook their Adventurous Journey section of the Duke of Edinburgh's International Award on Friday and Saturday.
15 December 2015
Straits' first annual House sports competition of the year was held at the PDC field this morning for Key Stage 2 and Key Stage 3-4. In Key Stage 2, a House football competition was held for two age divisions: Year 3 & 4 and Year 5 & 6. Students, boys and girls, competed together for their House and played competitive games against the other Houses.
10 December 2015
Pupils from the instrumental programme and IGCSE course took part in our third Twilight Concert yesterday organised by the Performing Arts department. Over 40 pupils performed to a full audience, with some pupils performing on more than one instrument.
09 December 2015
The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award students participated in Survival Training yesterday organised by Gateway Sports. Lincoln, Malaysia's answer to Bear Grylls, came to school and showed the students how to set up a tent, build a fire and taught them how to survive in a jungle environment.
28 November 2015
In conjunction with the November Open Day, Straits International School is organising its annual Creativity Day on 28thNovember 2015 (Saturday) from 10am to 3pm with the aim of encouraging and nurturing students’ abilities to innovate, create and think outside the box. This annual event aims to encourage student collaboration and foster ideas around a central theme. This year’s theme for Creativity Day is “Cleaner, greener, safer and healthier Penang”.