Frequently Asked Questions
What kind of curriculum do you use at the school?
We are using the National Curriculum of England for all key stages leading to the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) at Year 11. Our examination board is Cambridge International Examinations (CIE).
What ages does LEO INTERNATIONAL caters for?
We cater for students aged between 6 – 17 years old for: -
How many terms are there in an academic year?
Key Stage 1 and 2 (Primary Years 1-6)
Key Stage 3 and 4 (Secondary Years 7- 11)
Our academic year is from January to November.
Can students enroll anytime of the year?
There are 4 terms in an academic year.
Each academic term, are as follows:
Term 1: 9 January – 31 March
Term 2: 3rd April – 30 June
Term 3: 3rd July – 29 September
Term 4: 2 October – 24 November
Yes, we enroll students throughout the year if the student satisfies our entrance requirements.
What are the school hours?
The school hours are as follows:
What are your admission procedures?
Key Stage 1:
Monday to Friday: 8:00am – 12:30pm
Key Stage 2 - 4:
Monday to Friday: 8:00am – 3:15pm
Placement tests on English and Math
What is the fee payment structure like?
Consultation on year placement leading to issuance of offer letter
Registration & acceptance of offer letter
Submission of documents including student’s previous academic records if any
Payment of fees and collection of textbooks, exercise books, uniforms and class timetable
Entry into the school
Placement test is Free
What is not covered in the school fees?
Refer to fees structure
Special discount only during promotional period.
* Terms and conditions apply.
School fees do not cover lunch, textbooks, uniforms, stationeries, technology resources, art materials, co-curricular activities and workshops, field trips, external examination fees and competitions.
If our child faces difficulties in the English language, do you have any English language support programme to help?
Yes, we offer an English Support Programme (ESP) which is designed to support students who need to develop fluency and competency in English in the areas of listening, speaking, reading, writing and comprehension.
How often will I be updated about my child’s progress?
LEO INTERNATIONAL provides every student a Communication Book that also serves as a daily communication tool for the student, teachers and parents. Parents can continuously keep track of their child’s progress using this book. Parents will also be formally updated on their child’s progress three times in a year via Parent Teacher Meeting held at the end of each term. This is where parents get their child’s academic progress. Student personal character development reports will be conducted and notified at the end of the 4th term.
What is the school's approach towards student discipline?
We believe in setting clear boundaries for students at our school. All students are required to adhere to a clear code of conduct, which reflects our school values of being respectful of each other. The school policy dictates that corporal punishment will not be practiced.
Does the school provide transportation services?
We do not provide school transportation for students to and from school but we can provide a list of external transporters from the school administration.
How many students are there in each class?
We practice smaller classroom concept whereby the number of students in each class is no more than 20. This provides a far
superior engaging learning and teaching environment for the students.
Is there a dress code?
Mondays – Thursdays – school uniforms
What are the facilities offered in the school?
Fridays – sports attire
Shoes – Black shoes and white socks
The school provides: -
What are the ECA activities currently offered in the school?
Language and Computer labs
Art and craft room
All classrooms are air-conditioning and equipped with computer projectors
We have futsal, badminton, speech and drama, dance club, music & choir club and young entrepreneurs club.
What food does the canteen serve?
We serve a variety of food ranging from local, Chinese and western cuisine.
Are there any scholarships available to students?
Scholarships are available to Malaysian students who excel in both academic and non-academic subjects
and are considered on a case-by-case basis subject to terms and conditions.
What is the minimum level of academic qualifications the teachers possess?
Our teachers have a minimum qualification of Bachelor’s degree and some have Master’s as well.
What are the security measures taken at the school?
Your child's security is of upmost priority. We have CCTV surveillance and access to the school is strictly limited to authorized
personnel and parents.
Where exactly is the School Location?
• We are situated in Putra Heights
• Near Giant Supermarket