Admission Process

Download: student application 2017-2018

Dear Parents,

Thank you for considering Nova International School for your child/children
English and Grade Level Testing:
if space is available in the class based on your child’s age, you will be contacted for testing time and/or a family interview.
For Nursery grade to high school a formal assessment is mandatory.
To be considered for any grade, the child must be the appropriate grade age by September 1st, 2017.


Submit the application and copies of the following to begin the application process: :


  • 2 passport sized photos of your child
  • Copy of their immunization record
  • Copy of previous school report card
  • Copy of Birth Certificate or Proof of age


    The school fees will be announced annually at the time of registration. For School 2017/2018 please call the school .

  • One Month Probation: When new students begin school, they must demonstrate that they are willing to learn and will abide by the NIS school policies. NIS reserves the right to release a child form enrollment if they habitually violate school policies.
  • Nova International School is a place where your child can achieve academic excellence in a safe, encouraging environment. The administration warmly welcomes each new family.
  • NIS Admission Policy
  • Acceptance of a child into Nova International School is according to academic ability, demonstrated through success in entrance Assessment and through reports from previous schools. Such ability includes the expectation that they will be fully proficient in the use of English, Math at their level.

    Age criterion: To be considered for each grade, the child must be the appropriate age by September 1st, 2017 as per school policy.

    Admission criteria: The following selection criteria will be applied to every application:

    Passing the Assessment tests for the appropriate year group. ( Non Refundable Assessment Fee applicable)

    Successful Interview with child and parent / guardian.

    Positive commentary on previous school report
    Any or all of the following criteria may be applied by NIS in cases of doubt or to decide between candidates of similar perceived ability

    If the child already has siblings in the school. (The term “sibling”” includes half brothers and sisters and may also include legally adopted children )

    An interview of student and parent subsequent to the entrance test

    Outstanding record of participation in co-curricular activities at school,

  • A record of excellence in the Arts or Sports
  • Admission Decisions: Decisions on admission of any child to the school will be made by a team including leadership team of the school. Admission decisions the sole discretion of the school Administration and cannot be appealed.
  • Materials belonging to the school: Entrance examinations written by the child, marking schemes, references about the child and all other information collected by the school as part of the admissions process are privileged to the school. They may not be released to parents at any stage of the process.
    If you would like further information please call the school.