Established in 1994, Mont’ Kiara International School is one of the top-rated international schools in Malaysia, rated a five star by the Malaysian Ministry of Education. The school is also accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and the International Baccalaureate (IB) organisation. The school’s mission is to enhance the creative, social, emotional and academic talents of each and every student that prepares them for the intellectual, societal and global demands of the 21st Century.
The Mont’ Kiara International School campus is modern, purpose-built and provides exclusive facilities for all the programmes from early years to high school. They cater to the needs of students from preschool to 12th grade, which predominantly consists of children from expatriate families. It follows the North American Curriculum and believes in offering a stimulating curriculum that prepares the students for challenges of the 21st century.
The Early Childhood Programme at MKIS caters to the needs of children aged 3 and 4 years. They follow the holistic curriculum of the IB Primary Years Programme (PYP) and focus on the social, economic, physical and cognitive development of the children.
The Elementary school consists of students from Kindergarten to Grade 5. They follow the framework of the IB Primary Years Programme (PYP) which has an inquiry-based curriculum. The school ensures optimum student-teacher ratio in every classroom and a variety of hands-on learning experiences are integrated into the curriculum.
The Middle School consists of students from Grade 6 to Grade 8 and MKIS considers it as a time for exploration where students are exposed to a wide range of subjects and encouraged to ask questions that develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
MKIS offers the International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma and the U.S high diploma to the High School students. The High School programme aims to equip the students to gain entry into the leading universities worldwide.