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Making the right choice: Canadian International School

With more than a hundred international schooling options in Cambodia’s capital, why choose Canadian International School?

September 20, 2016

With more than a hundred international schooling options in Cambodia’s capital, why choose Canadian International School?


Starting in 2012 as a preschool in Bassac Garden, Canadian International School (CIS) has quickly expanded by adding two more campuses: Koh Pich Elementary School and Tuol Kork Preschool. The CIS curriculum is considered a major benefit of studying with the school and is the driving factor behind what sets CIS apart.

CIS is a fully accredited school from the province of Alberta in Canada. The Alberta curriculum promotes inquiry-based learning, which encourages students to personally be involved in their own learning, generate questions and find solutions by investigating their surroundings. The Alberta diploma is globally recognised and graduates from CIS’ sister school in Macau have been accepted to more than 200 universities worldwide.

Currently, CIS offers classes running from nursery up to grade six and will continue to add grades every year at the Koh Pich campus until it becomes a K-12 school. Plans are already in place to grow the campus and the population of the school.

“My daughter was accepted to the private schools we applied to as our top choices in Tokyo. I must personally thank you for that,” said Y.O., a parent who can only be identified by their initials because of the school’s privacy act. “This was all possible due to the fantastic education she received at CIS. Thanks to you and your whole team’s fantastic effort in building a strong and great school.”

“I would like to congratulate you and your team,” added S.B., another CIS parent. “Not just for what goes on in the classrooms, but for the extracurricular activities, field trips, monthly assemblies, movie nights, newsletters, yearbook and much more. You are also to be commended for keeping the parents well informed through emails and the parent meetings. Many thanks.” 

CIS welcomes prospective parents to visit any of its three locations, tour the campuses and discuss the programme. Stop by and see the CIS advantage for yourself.

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