Shattuck St Mary’s Forest City, Malaysia
OCT 05, 2017, ITS Education Asia
Shattuck-St Mary’s, one of the top ten boarding schools in the USA, is opening its doors in Johor Bahru (Malaysia) in 2018. As the spectacular site opens in Forest City, they bring 150 years of expertise in education from their home in Minnesota, USA. Since the middle of the 19th century, the school has been leading the way amongst American boarding schools, combining an attention to academic rigor and discipline with innovative approaches to learning that give students an outstanding preparation for higher education and working life in the 21st-century world.
Shattuck St Mary’s Forest City will offer an American-style educational program starting with its youngest students in Pre Kindergarten and culminating in a variety of High School offerings in Advanced Placement (AP) in Grade 12. School work will allow for not only formal teacher-based instruction, but also guided independent exploration of knowledge (i.e., information gathering, analysis, and synthesis), and regular collaborative work. A rigorous academic program featuring a particular focus on STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) will be complemented by robust offerings in arts and athletics.
The school campus in Forest City will offer a diverse array of facilities to support academic, athletic and artistic pursuits. The Forest City campus will also feature boarding for Middle and High School students. Graduates of SSM-FC will join a worldwide network of more than 6,000 Shattuck-St. Mary’s alumni.
For information: https://ssm-fc.openapply.com/
General inquiries: +60 197302021