International School Manila

Integrity - Service - Merit

Priority Policy

Families are advised to apply early, since places are limited.  Applications are given priority according to the following categories:

  • Priority 1 & 2 Dependents of personnel financially supported by foreign diplomatic and consular missions and duly accredited international organizations residing in the Philippines
  • Priority 3 - Dependents of personnel financially supported by companies and organizations not included in Priority 1 and Priority 2 but who are Sustaining Members of the School
  • Priority 4 - Dependents of alien personnel financially supported by other established multi-national companies in the Philippines (e.g., banks, airlines, manufacturers, hotel chains, etc.)
  • Priority 5 - Dependents of Alumni
  • Priority 6 - Dependents of Local Nationals transferring from schools outside the Philippines
  • Priority 7 - Dependents of permanent foreign residents; holders of Special Retiree’s Resident Visa (SRRV); Special Investor’s Resident Visa (SIRV) or other special investor zone visas; or those with other businesses not included in the Priorities above and who have already obtained a legal visa
  • Priority 8 - Dependents of Local Nationals wanting to transfer from local schools

Candidates who presently have siblings in school are given priority within their particular category.