Parents Handbook

We are glad that you have chosen us as part of the education for your children. Uplands has a long tradition as a school with an excellent local and international reputation.

Uplands’ reputation is built on the solid support of the Board, the backing of the UPTA, the  professionalism of the staff, and the dedication of the students. While school personnel may change, the ethos of The International School of Penang (Uplands) is transferred down the generations.
We hope that you will find the Parents’ Handbook a help in guiding you through some of the procedures here at Uplands. Our major aims are stated in the Mission Statement below.

We look forward to our partnership. Many students regard their time at Uplands as a defining time in their lives and we hope that this continues to be the case.

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Uplands Parents Handbook

The Uplands Parents’ Handbook a help in guiding you through some of the procedures here at Uplands.

Download a PDF version.

You can view our other handbooks and brochures for download in the Admissions section of this website.

Uplands Mission Statement

Uplands aims to provide excellent international education for students of all nationalities in a challenging multi-cultural environment.

Uplands believes that hope for world peace lies in an interdependent international community where the principles of respect for self, respect for others are strongly held.

Our mission is to create such a community, one that thrives upon respect for truth and open exchange. It favours methods of teaching which foster the joys of learning, discovery and enquiry, aiming to nurture students into thinking, learning, caring and striving to meet the needs of a better world.

Uplands supports ways of protecting our planet which are scientifically and environmentally sound.