About Melbourne Specialist International School (MSIS)
Melbourne Specialist International School (MSIS) is a school for students with learning challenges. At MSIS we pride ourselves in being inclusive and our mission is to provide children with high - quality education and individualized care that is delivered by motivated and compassionate educators.
MSIS develops its student’s individual capabilities through the delivery of a Visual and Performing Arts (VPA) Programme. Here we use the disciplines of Dance, Music, Art and Drama as the tool to teach our students functional Numeracy, Literacy and Independent Living Skills. MSIS uses the Victorian F-10 Curriculum and vocational training in food and beverage employment is offered along with individual learning plans for each students based on their needs.
Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Physiotherapy, Psychology, Art Therapy and Music Therapy are given by specialists within MSIS plus their are swimming lessons during school hours all at no extra cost. We have a lower than average teacher- child ratio of 1:4 which ensures individualized care and attention.