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Prince of Wales Island International School is a private boarding secondary school teaching pupils who are aged approximately 11 to 18. Situated on the island of Penang, just off the north-west coast of peninsular Malaysia, which is connected to the mainland by ferry and bridge. The school is part of a growing township development called Botanica.CT, close to the town of Balik Pulau on the western side of the island. We are located at 1 Jalan Sungai Air Putih 6, Bandar Baru Air Putih, 11000 Balik Pulau, Pulau Penang.

Penang, sometimes called the Pearl of the Orient, probably represents one of the most culturally diverse and yet harmonious communities in the world. With a wonderful range of peoples, food, religions and festivals, Penang is a vibrant and welcoming destination for visitors from all over the world. In addition Malaysia scores very highly on international measures of safety (rated the second most safe country in Asia – after Japan) It also has the 9th highest level of proficiency in English in the world (and is top in Asia) for a country whose mother tongue is not English.

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Approaching from Butterworth, Queensbay, Bayan Lepas, and Penang International Airport, join Jalan Paya Terubong (P11) from the south and then turn left onto Jalan Tun Sardon (P14) signposted Balik Pulau. If travelling via Air Itam join Jalan Paya Terubong from the north and turn right onto Jalan Tun Sardon(P14).

Travel for 8.5 km, entering Balik Pulau. Continue to T junction, and turn left onto Jalan Balik Pulau. After 170 m, take second exit at roundabout (signposted Batu Ferringhi/Teluk Bahang) and join Jalan Sungai Pinang (6). Road bears right after 2.7 km, and becomes Jalan Sungai Rusa. After 600 m turn right at Jalan Sungai Air Putih. Drive for 800m and go straight ahead at crossroads, turning right 100m later onto Jalan Sungai Air Putih 6 . Continue straight ahead for a further 400m, and the School buildings will be visible on your left.

Visitors from Batu Ferringhi may also travel via Teluk Bahang. From the direction of Batu Ferringhi follow the Jalan Teluk Bahang, approach roundabout and take first exit, continuing on Jalan Teluk Bahang. After 13 km road then becomes Jalan Sungai Rusa. After a further 3.3 km turn left onto Jalan Sungai Air Putih. Drive for 800m and go straight ahead at crossroads, turning right 100m later onto Jalan Sungai Air Putih 6 . Continue straight ahead for a further 400m, and the School buildings will be visible on your left.

School / Office Address: 1 Jalan Sungai Air Putih 6, Bandar Baru Air Putih, Balik Pulau
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