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.

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

Guiding Statements

The International School of Penang (Uplands) is a not-for-profit, co-educational and non-denominational day and boarding school for students aged between 4 – 18 years old.

Vision: To provide an exemplar international education in a dynamic multi-cultural environment, encouraging all school members to be active learners and engage with the local and wider community.

Mission: To be an international community that upholds the School’s values, nurturing its members to become globally minded citizens.
Motto: Respect for Self. Respect for Others.

Updated on 14 June 2017