Q. What are the criteria for admission to Manchester International School?
Refer to the admission section and the Age limit.
Q. When should I submit an application for admission?
There is not set admissions deadline. However, in any case that there is a possibility of relocating to Coimbatore, parents are encouraged to submit all required application documents as soon as possible.
Q. Can I enrol my child in Manchester International School now?
Yes, Manchester International School has a rolling admissions policy. Students are accepted based on the current availability for the particular grade.
Q. When does the admission of students for the coming school year start?
We start enrolling student from November - May for a June start.
Q. Does Manchester International School conduct entrance examinations for its admissions?
Students are admitted on the basis of their previous records and carefully structured interaction with the concerned team. Aptitude test is taken for admissions from Grade 3 onwards.
Q. What is the maximum number of students in a classroom?
The maximum number of students in a classroom is twenty five (25) and it varies anywhere between 20 and 25, depending on a grade level.
Q. Can my child leave the school campus during the day?
MIS operates as a closed campus. If your child needs to leave the campus for any reason during the school day please contact the front desk.
Q. Are meals provided by the school?
Yest, the school cafeteria is open throughout the school day. The cafeteria provides full meals and lunch options along with drinks and snacks.
Q. Does Manchester International School offer transportation for students?
Yes, Manchester International School offers a bus service route. The cost of this service starts with INR 1,500 per child per month and depends on the route. We will provide door to door pick up service of students, provided that they live in the scheduled bus route.
Q. Do you have boarding facilities?
Yes, we offer full boarding and weekly boarding for Boys and Girls separately (where students go to stay with their family on weekends)
Q. What are the school hours?
School starts at 9:00 a.m and ends at 3:30 p.m.
Q. Are there school uniforms?
Yes, uniforms will be provided by the school.
Q: Is it possible for my child to receive native language instruction during the school day if I am not a native English speaker?
We have many nationalities and are not in a position to provide or facilitate native language instruction in any language other than English during school hours, 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m, all instruction are in English; however mother tongue support is provided in the PYP. As part of our program, we offer Tamil, Hindi and French as additional languages. Parents can refer to our Language Policy on MIS connect for more details.