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Elementary Campus

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Elementary Campus

Secondary Campus


4.5 hectares (11 acres)

3.2 hectares (8 acres)

  • more than 30 classrooms
  • all air conditioned and equipped with SmartBoards and/or document cameras
  • specialist classrooms for music, art and world languages
  • more than 50 classrooms, air-conditioned
  • state of the art Science Building opened in 2009 and modern Design Technology lab

  • Over 21,000 catalogued research, leisure, and web-based reading resources
  • selection of leisure reading books in more than 20 different languages
  • wireless internet, board games
  • visiting author programme
  • 25,000 volumes of fiction, non-fiction, reference materials, videos, DVDs and audio materials
  • wireless internet
  • Britannica Online, EBSCO, Grolier Online, SIRS Discoverer Deluxe and SIRS Webfind
  • Ubunifu Lab (Maker Space)
  • ICT Workshops for parents
  • iPads, Chromebooks and MacBooks used in classrooms
  • 3 Mac labs, equipped with iMacs and professional production software (design, animation, video, audio)
  • Check out/borrow a laptop programme
  • BYOL (Bring Your Own Laptop) initiative
  • swimming pool
  • field
  • covered courts
  • Multi-Purpose Hall
  • swimming pool
  • field
  • covered court
  • Multi-Purpose Hall

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Child protection is extremely important. IST’s Child Protection Policy (Section 7.15 >>) together with procedures to verify the previous employment for new job applicants is part of our commitment to ensure all members of the IST community are informed and educated regarding symptoms of child abuse for the protection of all of our students.