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international education to the students.
Its East meets West approach entails the infusion of Eastern values into Western education by focusing on the 3Fs – filial piety, family unity and forgiveness.
With this knowledge, AHIS students are equipped to face the globalised world without compromising the core values of Eastern philosophies.
Apart from academic excellence, the school emphasises holistic education. As such, extracurricular activities, field trips, excursions, by Trinity College, University of Melbourne, for the past four years. Last year, the school sent 19 students.
Year 9 to 11 students have also participated in two humanitarian and educational trips to Cambodia organised by the school, which exposed them to the rich history and culture of Cambodia. They raised funds for a charity school in Cambodia.
To expose Year 10 students to the business world, the school initiated a Work Experience Programme last year. Under this programme, the Year 10 students had a one-week work placement stint with companies in Johor Baru during the December school holidays.
Twenty students joined the inaugural programme, which received positive and encouraging feedback from students, parents and employers.
AHIS is favoured by parents as one of the leading international schools in Malaysia with state-ofthe-art facilities such as its Blackboard E-Learning System as well as experienced and dedicated teaching staff.
Its IGCSE students have won numerous Cambridge Learner Awards in the Top in the World and Top in Malaysia Awards category since the school started offering the qualification in 2012.
Last year, AHIS received a fivestar rating in the Private Education Institution Quality Standard Assessment (SKIPS) by the Education Ministry for excellent standards in the management and administration of a private education institution.
It was awarded the NAPEI Education Excellence Award 2016 in the International Schools category, Sin Chew Business Excellence Award 2016 in the category of Product and Service Excellence, and Excellence Golden Eagle Award by Nanyang Siang Pau.
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Year 10 and 11 students of AHIS who participated in the Young Leaders December Programme last year.