Senior Management

"A real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes. - Marcel Proust" READ MORE  
John Yeo Deputy Principal
"I believe in the African proverb, 'It takes a village to raise a child'. SIM IA's boarding school is that 'village' community that will raise young students to become our future leaders, providing close mentorship and fellowship in a unique environment that we can call family." READ MORE  
Wang Li-Sa Assistant Principal, Student Development
"Education is about inspiring hearts and minds to have a sense of wonderment of what is around them. It is about building resilient, caring and purposeful relationships in a global community and discovering strengths, talents and an innovative spirit in a future-ready environment. It is about making it all happen together." READ MORE  
Suriyani Assistant Principal, Academic

Languages and Literature

"Language and literature create worlds, not just the imaginative ones in our heads, but the real ones wherein we live, love and strive. " READ MORE  
Mark Rozells Head of Department, Languages & Literature
"Service-Learning is borderless learning with the intent to provide meaningful service to the community. It brings students into the real world where learning becomes authentic, relevant and is applied with as much thought as humility." READ MORE  
Darrell Foo Teacher, English and Literature
"Literature gives us an insight into the profound complexities of humanity. Above all, it invigorates the mind, stirs the heart, and humbles the self." READ MORE  
Chew Yi Wei Teacher, English and Literature


"Mathematics is the underpinning of many disciplines. Aside from its technicalities and descriptive nature, the learning of it develops mental tenacity, a key towards the goal of subsequent ethical applications." READ MORE  
Chee Chian Fai (Kenneth) Teacher, Mathematics
"To succeed in this information-based and technological society, students need to develop their capabilities in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) to levels way beyond what was acceptable in the past." READ MORE  
Lim Bock Boon Head of Department, Mathematics

Technology & Physics

"Technological competency is an integral part of learning for our 21st century learners. It is an important skillset that both supports and enhances the cognitive development of a learner and helps them to make sense of a connected world. Embrace IT and empower by IT. " READ MORE  
Tay Seow Heong Head of Department, Technology and Physics

Sports Science

"The little things count. Fix the small details. The success in everything will fall in place eventually." READ MORE  
Romi Bin Musa Subject Head, Sports Science
"Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference." READ MORE  
Jacqueline Sng Teacher of Physical Education

Student Development

"The best educators I know teach students, not subjects and they actively nurture life enhancing qualities like resilience, teamwork and compassion." READ MORE  
Khairol Hisham Head of Department, Student Development
"I am passionate about nurturing future Asian change makers to build a sustainable community for all to live in." READ MORE  
Benjamin Tay Programme Coordinator, Student Development