Classes Description

Classes begin at 9:00am and finish at 4:00pm, Monday through Friday, including Wednesdays. Nursery students can attend part-time or full-time; there is a minimum of 2 half-days attendance.

Children can be dropped off from 8:50am with a teacher in their classroom or in the playground. Students attending half day finish at 11:45am, or 1:15pm for those staying for lunch.

Malherbe International School also offers an optional pre-school child care from 8:20 to 8:50 am every morning and after-school activities from 4pm to 5pm Monday to Thursday.

A day's sample schedule


Classes begin
Morning Circle Time: Attendance, calendar, Weather, theme work, self-expression, etc.
9:30 am
Clean up Time​
11:00 am
Outdoor Play​
11:45 am
9:00 am
Montessori materials
Presentation / Independent work​
10:45 am
Story Time
11:15 am
Lunch Time


Outdoor Play
1:00 pm
Afternoon Circle time
Theme work, Jolly Phonics, Songs, self-expression
1:45 pm
Story Time
4:00 pm
12:30 pm
Nap Time
For the 2-year-olds, until about 2:30pm
1:15 pm
Montessori materials
Presentation / Independent work​
3:45 pm
End of class

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