Prince of Wales Island International School, Penang, Malaysia

Monthly Archives: April 2018

Nutmeg Tree Planting

Today is the last day of teaching in school for the sixth formers before their examinations. At lunchtime they planted a nutmeg tree as a gift to the school. Nutmeg has many wonderful attributes – just like the students themselves.  

Sixth Form University Fair

A mini university fair made up from 16 universities from Canada, the UK, Australia and New Zealand was held in the Sixth Form Centre yesterday. The Sixth Formers had the opportunity to learn more about university courses and life abroad.  

Educational Visit

POWIIS welcomed 30 teaching staff from Santa Cruz Convent School Bangkok, Thailand today as part of their study of technology integration in education. They were given a school tour by three of our Sixth Formers and Principal Simon Leese was delighted to share some interesting insights about POWIIS with them.  

World Scholar’s Cup 2018

The World Scholar’s Cup was held in Penang again this year. Over 500 scholars from local and international schools participated in the Penang Round. The first day of the Cup featuring debating and writing was held at POWIIS. The Scholar’s Bowl was later held at USM.