Frequently Asked Questions
What does Wadi Sofia offer?
We offer a dual curricular school program, both national and international streams. The national stream, which begins at Form 1, is in accordance with Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia. The international stream, on the other hand, begins at primary level and is based on the Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE) curriculum.
Is Wadi Sofia a Tahfiz school?
We are not a Tahfiz school but we do offer subjects such as Al-Quran, Islamic Studies, and Arabic.
Does Wadi Sofia offer any after-school activities?
Yes, Wadi Sofia offers an array of co-curricular activities to stimulate the students' minds and help them grow as individuals. You can view the full list of activities here.
How is the school year structured?
What are Wadi Sofia school hours?
What is the maximum number of students per class?
Are students permitted to bring their electronic devices such as laptops, tablets, and smartphones to school?
Students are permitted to bring their electronic devices for educational purposes only. The usage of the electronic devices must be in accordance with the rules and regulations as set by the school's administration. For more detail, click here.
Can students enroll at any time of the year?
Our school year starts in January, and students are encouraged to enrol then. We can accept students during other time of the year, but this will be on a case to case basis. Students' class placement will be subjected to our admission assessment.
Is an admission assessment required for all enrolments?
In certain cases, an admission decision is reached based on a review of an applicant's latest academic and disciplinary record. In the situation where there are insufficient records, an admission assessment may be required at the registrar's discretion. This will focus on the three core subjects: Math, Science, and English.
Does Wadi Sofia process Student Visas?
Yes, we do. However, the process depends the parents' visa status. For more details, please contact us.
What type of boarding facilities are available on campus?
We offer two options for rooms at our hostel. Students have the choice between a shared bedroom with two occupants, or a single bedroom with only one occupant. However, students must be at least 12 years old to reside at the hostel.
Does the school provide school bus services?
Wadi Sofia does not directly provide school bus services, however, we might be able to assist in arranging such transportation with an independent service provider.
Which classes follow the National curriculum?
Wadi Sofia offers classes from Form 1 to Form 5 (SPM) which follow the National curriculum, as set by Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia.
Can students in the national stream also sit for IGCSE exams?
Yes, they can. However, we recommend students to consult our school's academic advisor before taking this course of action.
Does Wadi Sofia accept students who wish to resit for their SPM?
Yes, we do.
Which curriculum does the International stream follow?
The international stream follows the Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE) curriculum.
Which classes are in the International Stream?
The international classes are split into these categories:
Can Malaysian students with IGCSE certification enroll in IPTAs (Malaysian public universities)?
Even though IGCSE is considered equivalent to SPM, IPTAs generally prioritise SPM certification for Malaysian students' admission. Students are advised to seek further clarification from respective universities as academic requirements may differ.
Can national students enroll directly into the international stream?
Enrolment from national to international stream is possible. However, a preliminary assessment for the students may be needed to determine their placement.