Welcome to POWIIS
Finding the right school for your child may not always be an easy decision, but our Admissions Team is here to help. We are here to answer any questions you may have, and guide you through the journey from enquiry, to arranging a school visit, to enrolment.
Every child is unique and we hope your child will thrive in school. We look forward to your family being part of the POWIIS community.
The assessments are designed to need no special preparation and it is intended that they will be a positive experience for each child. It is understood that children will have had different experiences and varied levels of English; the assessments measure a child’s potential to learn and develop.
Nursery – Year 1 (Ages 3 – 6 )
A session with Principal (Duration: 30mins)
Years 2 – 3 (Ages 6 – 8)
A session with the Principal, including reading and writing
(Duration: approximately 1 hour)
Years 4 – 6 (Ages 8 – 11)
Stage 1: CAT4 assessment to be completed with invigilation by Registrar. (Duration: 1.5 – 2 hours)
Stage 2: An interview with the Principal, including reading and writing.
(Duration: 30 mins)
Years 7 – 12 (Ages 11 – 17)
Stage 1: CAT4 exam to be completed with invigilation by Registrar.
(Duration: 1.5 – 2 hours)
Stage 2: An interview with the Principal.
(Duration: 15 mins)
Document checklist for assessment:
- Registration of assessment form
- Candidate’s current school report in English
- Copy of NRIC/Passport
Existing and prospective students may apply for POWIIS scholarships at any time during the year. Here are some information and application forms to apply below.