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  1. Talk back

    Posted Apr 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Q Is the rise in ESF school fees justifiable? I must object to the allegations in Talkback (March 31) that the English Schools Foundation is raising fees needlessly. The investments ... they passionately believe in the important role the ESF plays. To describe them as 'fat cats' is ill-informed, discourteous and completely unjustified. Felice Lieh Mak, chairwoman, English Schools ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Hong Kong contractor charged over illegal asbestos removal work

    Posted Sep 01st 2012, 12:00am by Christy Choi

    ... the South China Morning Post to the demolition work taking place close to the English Schools Foundation's Island School, Carmel School and several kindergartens. Inhaling the dust-like ...

  3. Anorexia watch group formed after girl dies

    Posted Nov 15th 2008, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... to the Pok Fu Lam school, part of the English Schools Foundation. Students were told of the tragedy in assembly on Monday, and a 'reflection room' was set up and extra counsellors brought ... Liz Heron ESF pupil may have had food disorder A monitoring group to identify students with eating disorders is being set up at West Island School following the death of a Year 12 girl ...

  4. Medical Council should be more than a trade body

    Posted Dec 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... is riddled with bad operational practices and outdated regulations. There's no better choice than Lieh Mak to take on this task. A former chairwoman of the English Schools Foundation, she ...

  5. Plunge into exercise and stay focused

    Posted Jul 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... it's the perfect time to try these activities. English Schools Foundation (ESF) Sports Programme www.esf.org.hk, tel: 2711 1280 Held after school in 20 locations, the programme oversees 4,000 ... disease and diabetes. It can also help children perform better at school. Research on the cognitive benefits of keeping children active is increasingly being reported around the world. ...

  6. Letters

    Posted Jun 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... to English Schools Foundation institutions because of steep tuition and other fees. But for many children, it's a choice between going to school or a meal. Please tell me again who should ... Kong. Diana Lee, chair professor of nursing, and director of the Nethersole School of Nursing, Chinese University of Hong Kong Suu Kyi inspires us via video Aung San Suu Kyi, the opposition ...

  7. Weighing up a tragedy

    Posted Nov 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... and the support provided for sufferers- has been muted. That could change, however, following the tragic death of 16-year-old Megan Farrell, a student at West Island School- part of the English Schools Foundation- who was believed to have been suffering from anorexia. The Year 12 student died at her home two weeks ago of a viral infection after becoming increasingly ill over several months, ...

  8. Roots and all

    Posted Apr 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... the response has been encouraging and has spread beyond HKU. The English Schools Foundation has invited Kwok and her team to share their knowledge with student representatives. 'Hopefully, the meat-free-once-a-week idea will go ESF-wide soon- if not all over Hong Kong primary and secondary schools.' There are many reasons to go vegan, but the main initial factor, it seems, is not usually health. ...

  9. Use empty schools at night to benefit the whole community

    Posted Feb 13th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... foundation subjects (for example, English, Chinese, computer studies and accounting) to help people who are poorly educated. Policies like this cannot bring about changes in the economy or reduce ... There are about 81 secondary and primary schools in Tuen Mun. Normally, they would be closed at 7pm. However, our schools offer abundant social resources to our community. We should make ...

  10. Budding author needs your help

    Posted Jun 15th 2009, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... Wong Yat-hei The children's charity Smile Foundation has helped a teenage novelist from Malaysia to set up the Alicia Medical Fund to raise money urgently needed for surgery to treat her life-threatening condition. Twelve-year-old Alicia Loh suffers from a motor neuron disease. Alicia is a talented writer. She has written three English novels, and her work has been ...




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