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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    International school issues debentures to fund HK$100 million expansion plans

    Posted May 24th 2014, 03:00am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... graduated from the school's affiliated kindergarten in Quarry Bay. Koon said the school would stop issuing the debentures when expansion was completed. The Victoria Shanghai Academy, which opened in Causeway Bay in 1984, has more than 1,600 pupils. It uses the International Baccalaureate curriculum. Its parent company, the Victoria Education Organisation, runs eight kindergartens ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Xian school will not compromise on academic standards, says provost

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 11:14am by Johnny Tam

    ... he is largely based in Xian or entirely based at Clear Water Bay, the quality of the programmes will have to be the same. Otherwise, we’ll be compromising our own academic standards,” Shyy ... will also offer master’s and doctoral degrees. Students will be required to come to Hong Kong to study at the Clear Water Bay campus for two summer semesters. “It’s important for them to be in Hong ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    New school to focus on energy and environment

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 10:52am by Johnny Tam

    ... of the university. "We want to have a role in contributing to policy development and thinking." The Clear Water Bay university's joint venture with Xian Jiaotong University ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Scrutiny over 'illegal' schools casts spotlight on bureau's processes

    Posted Oct 18th 2013, 05:54am by Phila Siu

    ... at Causeway Bay Plaza Two where it has run classes for almost two years. It blamed the authorities for taking too long to process its application, submitted soon after it moved from its previous premises at Causeway Bay Plaza One. The news came after the bureau this month launched an investigation into whether Modern Education was running classes in an unregistered school in Mong Kok. ...

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    Asia's only spoken and sign language programme faces uncertain future in Kowloon

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 11:41am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com School waits for funding for one-of-a-kind project teaching spoken and sign language Uncertain future for unique project The only primary school in Asia that teaches in both spoken and sign language is unsure whether it can continue the programme as its funding runs out. A seven-year project at the Kowloon Bay St John The Baptist Catholic Primary ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    School passes the popularity test

    Posted Feb 07th 2014, 04:46am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... and district councillors- he sees it as a potential English-language campus for families in Discovery Bay, Mui Wo and Pui O. Yuon said his pupils came from across the world, including the Philippines, ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    School wins approval for HK$900m expansion

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 04:12am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com School wins approval for HK$900m expansion A plan to redevelop Hong Kong International School's lower primary campus in Repulse Bay has been ... campus in Repulse Bay. The Education Bureau said last year that there would be a shortage of about 4,200 international school primary places by 2016. The government last year granted three sites ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Free tuition fees draw crowd to German study booth

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Students and parents flock to country's stall at European education fair as Hong Kong worries about the lack of foreigners studying here It's a no-brainer- German universities offer zero fees The lure of free tertiary education in Germany saw dozens of students swamp the country's stall at a fair in Causeway Bay yesterday, even as Hong ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Fear over shortage of preschool places spreads to Tuen Mun

    Posted Oct 16th 2013, 12:00am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... son's education, her family sold two properties in Shenzhen's Nanshan district to buy a HK$3.8 million flat within walking distance of the Shenzhen Bay border crossing. It takes just 15 ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Parent launches legal action over school's ban on dropping off students

    Posted Aug 19th 2013, 12:00am by Bryan Harris

    ... students at the HKIS Repulse Bay campus have been required to use the school's bus service to commute to and from the premises. Students living nearby are allowed to walk to school, but all ... this point, if people are not walkers or bus riders, they cannot come to our school." Hebestreit, a resident of Clear Water Bay, initially became disgruntled with the policy after realising ...




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