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Raffles American School

location_onJohor Bahru, Johor


School Type

Pre School, International School, Boarding School



Levels Offered

Elementary, Middle, High School, Kindergarten

Student/Teacher Ratio




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About Raffles American School

Raffles American School (RAS), offers an American Curriculum for Pre-kindergarten through Grade 12 culminating in the US High School Diploma with opportunity for Advanced Placement College Credit. The school welcomed its first intake of student into its Anjung Center campus in 2012.

Main campus construction has commenced. January 2015 is the target date for shifting to the main campus. Boarding is set to commence August 2015 for Grades 8 to 12. Students in Grades 5 to 7 may apply; acceptance is subject to consultation with the parents/guardians and the Superintendent.

Raffles American School is a subsidiary of Raffles Education Corporation and in consultation with International School Services of Princeton, New Jersey, USA.

Safety and Security

  • School compound is guarded 24 hours
  • Parents need their own access tags
  • Students have their own access tags
  • Parents will be contacted if anyone else comes to visit students


School Discipline

  •  No physical or emotional discipline


2nd Language Option

  • Bahasa Malaysia
  • Mandarin
  • Other foreign languages



  • Weekly newsletter



  • Reasonable amount of homework

RAS  is  expanding  their  campus  to  include  a  series  of  educational  amenities, enhancing students’ e experience. An indoor athletic complex will include a single and a double gymnasium, gymnastics and several free activity rooms, and a training-and-weights room.  A fully  equipped performing arts centre  will house two venues for  student  productions:  a  state-of-the-art black box  theatre  and an 800  seat  traditional performing arts theater,  complete  with back-of-house and fly-space facilities.


At the northern head of the school, a dramatically  terraced library  and media center  will contain a  digital media lab,  a stacks area,  as well  as a  variety  of  “reading room”  spaces that  will  offer  students inspiring  atmospheres in  which  to  study,  research and collaborate.


The southern end of the library, a 30 person planetarium will give teachers an immersive educational tool  within which to  expand on classroom lessons. A  series of  outdoor courtyards, designed to accommodate fruit and vegetable cultivation,  together with a 160 sq.m greenhouse,  will  allow food  studies to  take  a  more  robust  position  in  a  student’s curriculum.


Classrooms will be Wi-Fi, air-conditioned, and equipped with LCD projectors and document cameras. Both middle and high school will enjoy a fully equipped science and mathematics laboratory.   Ample playground equipment will be dispersed throughout the campus to accommodate student developmental levels.

  • Parents Teacher Conference at the end of every term
  • Parents can set up an appointment with teachers at any time
  • Open door policy for parents teachers communication

RAS offers a rigorous educational program that follows a US standards-referenced curriculum model.  All subjects with the exception of world language are instructed in English.


Raffles American School provides a strong foundation in Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies. Art, Music, World Language, and Physical Education are valued subject areas for  students  to  explore  their  inner  self  and  learn  multiple  methods  of  expression  while demonstrating the RAS Learner Outcomes.


At  every  grade  level  and  in  every  subject  area  students will  be  given  the opportunity  to  be exposed  to,  to  practice,  and  to  be  given  feedback  on  their  demonstration  of  RAS  Learning Outcomes; Problem  Solving/Thinking  Skills,  Communication  Skills,  Organization/ Research Skills, and Interpersonal/Character Skills.


  • Basketball
  • Batminton
  • Tennis
  • Gymnastics
  • Wushu
  • Scuba-Diving Club
  • Self Defense
  • Baseball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Girls Touch Rugby


  • Comics
  • Coding
  • World Scholars
  • Vocal Technique
  • Dance
  • Painting
  • Music
  • Interact

Raffles American School Fees

Application Fee

  • RM1,000

Registration Fee

  • 3 Year Old - Pre-Kindergarten: RM7,500 - RM15,000

  • Kindergarten - 4th Grade: RM15,000

  • 5th - 8th Grade: RM15,000

  • 9th - 12th Grade: RM15,000

Placement Fee

  • RM10,000

Tuition Fee (per year)

  • 3 Year Old: RM36,500

  • Pre-Kindergarten: RM60,500

  • Kindergarten - 4th Grade: RM67,800

  • 5th - 8th Grade: RM89,600

  • 9th - 12th Grade: RM96,800

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Raffles American School | Contact Details


Raffles American School,
Jalan Raffles,
79050 Iskandar Puteri,
Johor Darul Takzim, Malaysia


+607 509 8750





Frequently Asked Questions

Raffles American School opens from 7.30 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. from Monday to Friday.

Raffles American School offers American curriculum for students as early as kindergarten to high school.

The school fees for Raffles American School ranges from RM 36,500 to RM 96,800.

Yes, boarding is available at Raffles American School for students in the 5th Grade and up.