AISM Achieves in the Global Arena
Established since year 2000, and being the only Australian International School in Malaysia that offers full Australian curriculum in Malaysia, the school has its fair share of students who have achieved in academics, sports, arts and in life in general. Read on and be inspired!
A Journey from AISM Student to Dr Rebecca Choy
Dr Rebecca Choy, an alumnus of Australian International School Malaysia shares her story from being a school girl at AISM to a doctor who is now touching the lives of people in Sabah. Watch the video to see how an Australian education was a life-changing experience for her.
YouTube Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pUKIkBiRbYs
11 Year Olds Can Change the World!
Four Year 6 students from the Australian International School Malaysia (AISM) were selected as semifinalists in the Technovation Innovation Challenge, a global technology entrepreneurship program for girls which is supported by large corporations such as Google and Intel. The program challenges girls aged 19 years and below from all over the world to build a mobile app, write a business plan and submit a pitch video about their idea which will help address a community problem. Click here to view their pitch video.
This AISM team participated in the Young ICT Explorers Challenge ran by the University of New South Wales and won the 4th place out of 50 teams in Australia. Find out more about this mobile app that they have created “Reshare” at Instagram- @sharewithreshare, Facebook - MY Tech Mooks or their website - reshare.weebly.com.
AISM Students Win Top Medals SEA F1 in Schools Competition
Year 8 AISM Design and Technology students took part in the South East Asia F1 in Schools Finals in June in what was an exciting and educational experience. F1 in Schools is a global multi-disciplinary challenge in which teams of students deploy CAD/CAM software to collaborate, design, analyse, manufacture, test and then race miniature compressed air powered balsa wood/foam F1 cars.
AISM teams won the top prize in four of the six categories. During the knockout stages, AISM dominated by holding all four semi-final positions.
In addition to designing and constructing the cars, teams were required to raise sponsorship and manage budgets to fund research, travel and accommodation. The challenge inspired students to use IT to learn about physics, aerodynamics, design, manufacture, branding, graphics, sponsorship, marketing, leadership/teamwork, media skills and financial strategy and apply them in a practical, imaginative, competitive and exciting way.
AISM Students Represent National Association for Gifted Children Malaysia (NAGCM) in the Asia-Pacific Forum for Science Talented, Taiwan
Five of the six Malaysian students who were chosen to represent Malaysia in the National Association for the Gifted Children, Malaysia (NAGCM) Team in the Asia-Pacific Forum for Science on 19-24 July in Taipei, Taiwan, were from AISM. They participated in an exciting range of forums, hands-on projects, presentations and cultural events while being outstanding ambassadors for AISM.
Adam Khalid, Year 12 student chosen for F4 SEA Driver Development Program
AISM Year 12 student, Adam Khalid was chosen for Renault’s F4 SEA Driver Development Program. The program provides young drivers with training, career information and guidance through assessments of skill and ability and prepares them for Formula 1 Racing.
Under the F4 SEA Driver Development Program, Adam will undergo specialised training that will require him to record consistent lap timings and race results to assess his potential on the track. If all goes well, Adam will progress through the ranks up to Formula 1. Adam, who is in his final pre-university year at AISM, will be sitting for the Higher School Certificate (HSC) examinations at the end of September. Upon his graduation, Adam intends to pursue a Degree in Automotive Engineering or Industrial Design in the United Kingdom.
Open Week, 21-26 Nov & 28 Nov, 10am-1pm
Attend AISM’s Open Week and discover how your child can benefit from an Australian curriculum. Talks, tours, trial class, science and technology workshops, storytelling and more. Register at www.aism.edu.my/open-week
Contact us at 03-89495000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org today!