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Saturday, 10 December 2016

Art & Craft

The Arts and Craft Room is a large and comfortable space located on the 3rd floor of the old building of KIS.

Art is an area that enhances the creative abilities of our students. The teacher provides lessons which focus on both the fun and technicalities of painting, drawing and handicraft.

Watercolour and a variety of Art activities are also offered as extracurricular classes by our qualified art teacher.

Basketball Court

We have a total of 3 Basketball Courts- 2 outdoors located on the 6th floor and ground floor, and one in the 3rd floor gymnasium. In addition, we have a basketball net for practicing shots located in the parking lot area.

Clinic

There is a school nurse on site to provide first aid services to any student injured or sick. Please provide if necessary our nurse with any information pertaining to child’s individual medical condition.

Also, any medicine which needs to be given to your child should be sent to the nurse with proper instructions. The classroom teachers will not administer any medication to your child.

Computer Lab

The Samsung digital Computer Laboratory is located on the ground floor of the school in Room 103. It has a total number of 28 laptops and is networked using a fibre-optic gigabit network.

All laptops are linked to a reliable Internet Server, which uses a digital data network line to allow e-mail communication and outside research facilities to be accessed. The laptopss are installed with Windows XP operating system; 28 laptops having an English version and 14 laptops having a Korean version.

The laboratory is also equipped with a projector which is used for teaching computer lessons to help students progress in their computer skills, such as the different Office Applications and Macromedia Tools. It also has a networked laser printer used to print student’s computer work.

Secondary students have two classes per week.

Gym & Auditorium

Our Gym is an air-conditioned, multi purpose facility used for a variety of activities. It has a stage which allows for assemblies as well as school productions. It is also used for PE lessons and extra-curricular activities. Badminton, basketball, volleyball and other indoor games are played here.

Swimming Pool

The swimming pool is large with both a deep end and a very shallow section for our younger students who are beginners. It is indoor and fully heated allowing for swimming lessons to take place throughout the year.

The facility also includes boys and girls locker rooms, both with showers, toilets and changing facilities.

ITLC Lab

The Samsung digital ITLC (Information Technology Learning Centre) Laboratory is located on the 3rd floor of the school in Room 305. It has a total number of 28 new Samsung Laptop computers and is networked using a fibre-optic network.

All laptopss are linked to a reliable Internet Server, which uses a digital data network line to allow e-mail communication and outside research facilities to be accessed. The laptops are installed with Windows XP operating system; all 28 laptops having English version and 14 laptops having Dual Language (Chinese and English) version.

The laboratory is also equipped with a projector, a surround sound speaker, audio-visual and electronic resources such as a cassette/ VHS/ VCD/ DVD players and interactive multi-media online materials which are used for class subject presentations and teaching. It allows students and teachers to integrate new technologies in education in ways that strengthen and enrich learning. It also has a networked laser printer used to print student’s school work and assignments.

Primary students and Secondary students have two scheduled ITLC period per week. Students have their own private drive for storing their work which gives them access to their own files. They are asked to operate the computers properly and to ask the teacher for help if they experience any difficulty.

The ITLC lab is primarily used for doing assignments, online quizzes and research. Its usage had dramatically increased, having all classes making excellent use of our IT resources.



Library Research Centre

Our library holds 8,000 Korean books and 7,000 English books, a total of 15,000 books to encourage and foster students’ self study skills as well as enhance parents’ and students’ cultural awareness.

The Library is located on 4th floor of New Building and each class has one scheduled period a week to use the library.

Each student has a library card which allows the student to borrow three books per week.

Late Books

There will be a 1$ per day fine for students who do not return books after 2 weeks.

Damaged and Lost Books

Fine for lost and damaged books will be according to the replacement price stated on the website: http://www.amazon.com. Please note that the delivery charge will also be included.

Music Studio

The Music Studio is located on the 2nd floor of the school in Room 213.

Music is an important part of the curriculum. Songs are chosen to reinforce vocabulary and are often based on the theme being studied. Children are encouraged to enjoy music through rhythm, action and movement. Basic concepts of pitch, volume, beat and rhythm are introduced. The emphasis is on singing for enjoyment, listening for appreciation and expressing oneself through music and movement.

Music is offered at primary levels and the secondary levels up to grade 9 within the school.

Playground

To the right side of the gate upon entering the KIS grounds you find the Adventure Playground. It has several components that allow children to develop their gross motor skills, strength and co-ordination.

The main structure has multi-level platforms with several slides of different length and pitch. It also promotes imaginative play as it resembles a house with steps, windows and doors on various levels.

Along the side, the newly added stepping stones, at various heights, are great for climbing and jumping. The children improve their balancing skills and coordination. Ride-on toys also develop similar skills.

School Shop

The School Shop is run by the school and sells Korean specialties as well as a range of snacks. The School Shop is open from Monday – Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm and Saturday, 8:00am to 12:30pm.

For enquiries, please call 2569-5500 ext. 119.



Science Lab

The Science Lab is located on the 5th floor in Room 501. It is shared between all secondary science classes. There are 5 large counters with sinks and electrical outlets to carry out investigations. A store room contains chemicals and other supplies such as anatomical models.

Tennis Court

The Tennis Court is located on the 6th floor.This area is also used as the outdoor recess area for secondary students. The ground surface of this area was resurfaced in December 2004 with a non-abrasive grip coating for better traction.


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