Medical Society CCA with GIS Alumni!

MedSoc is an ever-evolving CCA that has become an essential platform for supporting aspiring medics and dentists in our school over the past 9 years. The key aims are to provide an up-to-date insight into careers in medicine and healthcare, as well as ensure that our students are given additional opportunities to develop the foundational attributes to be successful in both the competitive application for medical courses and the demanding university courses thereafter. MedSoc runs weekly all...


Year 3 GIS Students Interview Session with Alumni!

Our GIS Alumni support a broad range of events organised by staff across our school. Keen to engage in conversations about technology to support their recent learning, our Year 3 students were given the opportunity to interview some of our alumni, who kindly gave up their time to contribute to this project. Thoroughly enjoyed by all, the experience was a great way for different members of the community to work together to extend the knowledge, skills and experiences of some of our youngest...


GIS Alumni Community Discount

Garden International School was established in 1951 with a clear purpose: to provide a world-class education for its students. Since then, thousands of alumni have received an excellent education at GIS, and thousands more will continue to. As a way of celebrating our ever-growing community, we are excited to share our latest offer with our registered Alumni: the GIS Alumni Community Discount. We are pleased to announce that we will be extending the new application fee waiver privileges...


Class of 1996 Zoom Online Alumni Reunion!

At GIS, we always welcome and encourage events organised by our former students and Alumni reunions are definitely a favorite of ours. The Alumni members from the Class of 1996 recently had their Alumni Reunion via Zoom Meeting on Saturday 24th, July 2021, celebrating their 25-year Anniversary.  The event gathered around Alumni from this year group, Teacher Mrs Lim from the GIS Leadership Team, former and current teachers. This reunion sparked a sense of nostalgia for everyone who...


Meet Alumni Nik Kalif, Malaysia’s Biggest Custom Keeb Content Creator!

Nik Kalif, Class of 2020 is a 19-year-old content creator from Malaysia who is currently studying Accounting and Finance in the UK. His YouTube channel has over 360,000 followers and features many custom keyboard builds, making him well known across the region for his videos.   How did this initiative start? I started YouTube way back in 2013; a classmate and I decided to try to make YouTube content for fun. We had individual channels and naturally, our first videos were...


Year 11 & Y13 – Awards and Graduation Ceremony 2021!

Congratulations to all of our Year 11 and Year 13 students for reaching a significant milestone in their educational journeys. We are so proud of your hard work, commitment and resilience! This year’s graduation ceremonies were conducted online, but this didn’t get in the way of us celebrating what most certainly were momentous occasions for all. The added bonus was being joined by members of the community from all corners of the globe. We were fortunate enough to be joined by two...


Student Leader Awards 2021, Supported by GIS Alumni!

As the academic year draws to an end, it’s the time to reflect upon and celebrate the achievements across our community. Many of our events have been forced to go online and the Student Leader Awards has been no exception.  It was fantastic to welcome students, teachers, parents and alumni to the event to celebrate the learning journey of our student leaders. Students from each strand shared their amazing projects and reflected on the challenges of leading change at such a difficult...


Graduation Success for Alumni Garima Malhotra, Class ‘17

Congratulations to our Alumni Garima Malhotra (Class ‘2017) who has graduated with the highest Honors possible in her Bachelor of Science degree at Houston Baptist University, Texas. Having majored in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Garima was also awarded the President’s Award for being an exemplary all-round student, and the Grigsby Award for the Outstanding Student in the College of Science and Engineering. We got in touch with Garima to congratulate her and to learn more about her...


TED Talk – ‘The Power of Disillusionment’ by Alumna Serena Lee!

18-year-old student, GIS Alumna Serena Lee from Class of 2020, interned with the All Women’s Action Society (AWAM) during their 2020 campaign for a stand-alone Sexual Harassment Bill in Malaysia. Between October and December, AWAM helped turn an online petition with 17.7k+ signatures into a paper petition read in the Dewan Rakyat — a first in Malaysian history. As the youngest member of AWAM, Serena had much to learn from the experience of rallying everyday Malaysians to fight for...


Alumni Participate in GIS Virtual Music 2021!

Our GIS Arts Strand Leaders recently launched an initiative called ‘Virtual Music 2021’, to encourage students to work together to create a video of themselves playing music. The result? Both GIS students and alumni performing some incredible pieces! Check out the playlist here; sit back and enjoy some of their wonderful performances.   Christopher Koelma, Head of Music at GIS “The music department was excited to support our wonderful Arts Strand student leaders with this...