Staying In Nexus Boarding House, Malaysia
Volunteers to the fore at Free Tree Planting Society
September 24, 2018
On the weekend two groups of Boarders accompanied Mr Dan and Ms Ainslie to the Free Tree Planting Society (FTS) in Bangsar. Our aim was to “take seeds, sprout them, look after the seedlings, then giveaway all the plants for free, simply to encourage a love of nature”.
Boarders take aim at each other at Paintballing
September 17, 2018
Paintballing was really fun and exciting, despite the fact that I have never been before and that I did get hit numerous times. Although the pain of a paintball hitting me was temporary, the adrenaline remained high with plenty of running and attempts to evade paintballs; some more successful than others.
Indoor Football Competition Kicks Off
September 10, 2018
Our first house competition of the year literally kicked off with a bang last Monday evening.
Boarders breaking waves
September 3, 2018
Last Saturday afternoon, some boarders were treated to a thrilling time at the Flowrider 1 Utama. Some of us as young as ten years of age and including Mr Dan himself got to try their hand at the two types of surfing offered: bodyboarding and flow-boarding. We were briefed on the proper techniques and suited up in appropriate swimwear before taking turns on the Flowrider.Read More
Plenty of new & familiar faces arrive for start of school year
August 27, 2018
Following the successful IB Residential Weekend in the Boarding House, all boarders were welcomed back for the beginning of the academic year. We had twenty one new boarders join us, who were assigned their ‘buddies’ and throughout the week we were all impressed on how quickly they were adjusting to boarding life.
End of Year Treat at Sunway Lagoon
August 14, 2018
WOW…...we cannot believe that we have had our very last boarding weekend activity of the year; the school year has gone so quickly and it was brilliant to end on a high, with an epic whole house trip to Sunway Lagoon!Read More
Back to the Classroom on a Saturday afternoon
July 12, 2018
The boarders travelled into KLCC to visit the Petrosains Discovery Centre where most had fun participating in Science activities and experiments. There were many exhibits that the children were familiar with as there were aspects from Science and Global Perspective lessons.Read More
Mixed emotions for all at Leavers Dinner
July 12, 2018
Last Monday evening we all gathered inside the main common room to celebrate a farewell dinner for primarily our Year 13 boarders, but also for the Year 11 learners who will be leaving Nexus following the completion of the exams.
Challenge Week Success
July 12, 2018
All boarders were involved with Challenge Week which provided the opportunity for our learners to develop a growth mindset through taking on new challenges,
learning new skills or deepening their current skills and knowledge.