FAQ

What ages does Hibiscus International School cater for?

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We accept students from age 3 (Nursery) to ages 17 (Year 11).

What is the enrolment period for students at TIS?

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Enrolment is open year-round. However, should you intend to apply, we encourage you to do so as soon as possible to ensure space availability for your child.

Do students have to sit for a placement test as part of the admission process?

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Yes. All new students have to sit for a placement test, after which they are accordingly placed in appropriate classes based on their performance.

What are the nationalities of the students at the school?

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The students of Time International School represent ______ countries from around the world, providing the school with a wonderfully diverse learning environment.

How many students are there in each class?

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Each class generally has _______ students, although this varies depending on the year group.

How can a parent communicate with a teacher or the school?

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The main mode of parent-teacher communication is the 'Communication Book' that is given to each student at the school. We also have an 'SMS System' whereby teachers can inform parents about homework, quizzes, holidays, or trips. Parents can also set an appointment with a teacher should they wish to discuss a matter personally. Besides, we have house visits in which the class teacher and one or two subject teachers visit a student and have a meeting with his/her parents. Finally, we send out monthly newsletters to keep parents abreast of various activities and events.

Does the school have a bus service?

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Bus services are available to and from various areas in Kuala Lumpur.

Are after school activities offered?

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We offer a wide variety of co-curricular/after school activities for various grade levels.

What are the school hours?

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The school starts at 8:10 am and ends at 3:00 pm Monday through Thursday. On Friday the school hours are till 12:20 pm. It should be noted that during after school activities, the school will be open till 4:15 pm, after which students will need to be picked up or take the school buses.

Is there a dress code at TIS?

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Yes, students wear school uniforms, which are modified to represent the different level of schools (Elementary, Primary and Secondary). However, students are allowed to dress accordingly to a theme during tag days.

Does TIS provide boarding facilities for students?

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At present, this service is not provided.

What is the school's approach towards student discipline?

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Our school has a Behavior Policy that students are familiarized with and expected to adhere to. The school management ensures that all discipline matters are handled with fairness and equality.