Facilities

Facilities

1. Air Conditioned Classroom
2. Auditorium
The school auditorium is a multi-purpose hall that   serves as a venue for school curricular or extracurricular activities and events.  Facilities provided: 
• Full Air Conditioning 
• Sound System  
• LCD Projectors, Band and other music equipment.
3. Cafeteria
The school cafeteria serves nutritious snacks and lunch. Snacks are served in the morning and afternoon every school day.  Breakfast and dinner are also served for the Residence Hall occupants every day. Students using the cafeteria services must follow scheduled times of usage and abide to the rules and regulations.
4. Campsite
Camping is a scouting activity enjoyed by grade 4 to 12 students. The campsite for the elementary section is located on the north side of the campus beside the gallery. For the middle and high school, camp location will be decided and announced by the Management Committee.   
5. Clinic
The School Clinic provides First Aid Services and emergency care for sick or injured students.  Beds available for ill or injured students are for their use only.  The school clinic also provides education on health related issues. The School Nurse reserves the right to turn away students who misuse or excessively use the clinic. The School Clinic is open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. from Monday to Thursday and until 4:00 p.m. on Fridays.  Checkups, medications, and services given by the school clinic are free of charge.
6. Copy Center
School provides a copy center which can be used by anybody who needs photocopies, especially lessons given by the teacher.  The copy center is open during school hours, 07:40-16:40.
7. Daycare center
MIS offers a free of charge after school care for ECP— grade 3 students who need to stay at school after dismissal due to the following reasons: 
a. waiting to be picked up by their parents/legal guardians  
b. Waiting for tutorial classes 
c. Waiting for their older sibling to go home together 4. In the case of staff children, waiting for their parents who are still at work.
8. Gallery
The Gallery is used for outdoor  and extracurricular activities. Hours of use are from 08:00-18:00.
9. Fitness center
10. Function Hall
Students may celebrate their birthday at the function hall is for free. Parents/guardians should fill in a request form at least three days before the date. The school will provide the birthday banner and cake as compliments. Family and invitees are allowed to enter the function hall for the celebration. The school may provide catering services and/or goodie bags for a fee upon request.
11. Laboratories
MIS laboratories include the Computer Lab, Science Lab, and Language Lab. They are open to teachers conducting practical activities in support of the learning process. Students who will use these labs will be under the supervision of the teacher and should abide by the rules and regulations of the laboratories.
12. Library
The library is open from Monday to Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and on Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. except on public holidays. It houses a diverse collection- from text books, work books, and reference books to fiction, dictionaries, encyclopedia, magazines, clippings, audio cassette, and CD’s. Students who would like to borrow books must secure a library card from the library staff and should abide by the school’s library regulations.   
Library Hours:
Monday – Thursday :  08.00 – 04.30 P.M.
Friday  :  08.00 – 04.00 P.M.
13. Music Hall
Available music rooms:
 • Band 
• Guitar 
• Keyboard
• Angklung 
• Kolintang 
• Others
The music rooms are open only for teachers who are in- charge of teaching a music class, or any kind of program that involves musical rehearsal.
14. Noshery
The Noshery is another place in MIS offering a good selection of food and refreshments to students.  To create a pleasant and comfortable dining atmosphere, all students/customers are enjoined to follow the guidelines in using the noshery.
15. Playground
The main issue in designing playgrounds is to provide challenging and fun activities while safeguarding children’s safety. The desire to play comes naturally to all children and its value is undeniable. The process of play increases a child's self-esteem, opens a young mind to new possibilities, and develops social, verbal, and problem solving skills. It is important to remember that the process and quality of play cannot be bought. It is provided by the child's imagination and innate desire to play.  A playground should challenge students to exercise and develop their bodies and promote group activities all in a safe and fun manner.   
16. Residence Hall
The MIS Residence Hall is intended for Grade 7 to 12 students.  It is provided for students who want to live close to the school.   
 Residential suites include: 
• Air-Conditioning 
• Full furnishings:  Beds, Pillows, Sheets, Bed Cover, Lockers, Study Table & Chair
• Soap, Tooth Brush & Toothpaste, Shampoo, Tissue & Towel 
• Medical Clinic 
• Food & Drinks 
• Full Service Cafeteria:  daily meals, drinks & snacks 
• Use of Sports Facilities 
• Laundry Service 
• Entertainment Room
• Internet Connections (Wi-Fi)  
• Guest Room provided  for visiting Parents (Max: 2 Nights) 
• Round the clock electricity and security
17. Shower room
The shower room is available at the Sports Hall. Hours are 07.00 – 18.00.  The shower room can be used by students or staff after sports hour. Make sure to turn off the water faucet after showering.  
18. Sportsplex
Sportsplex serving as venue for taekwondo, table tennis, volleyball, and basketball events.
19. Sports Hall
Facilities include a basketball court, badminton courts, soccer/futsal, and a swimming pool.  The Sports Hall is opened during office/school hours from 08.00-16.40. Users are required to follow the Sports Hall rules and regulations.  
20. Swimming pool
21. Teachers’ lounge
A lounge is provided for teachers’ classroom preparation and rest. 
• This room is for teachers only. 
• Students are not allowed to enter this room without permission. 
• Teachers should not entertain guests in this room. 
• Teachers can use this room during their free time only.     
• The Teacher’s Lounge should be kept clean all the time.  
22. Transportation
School buses to safely transport students to and from school.

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