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  1. Other ESF Schools

    Posted Jun 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and Colleges. Sha Tin Junior School 3A Lai Wo Lane, Fo Tan. Parents are closely involved. Shares a campus with ESF's Sha Tin College, giving pupils access to facilities usually associated with secondary schools and smoothing transition from primary to secondary. Sha Tin College 3 Lai Wo Lane, Sui Wo Rd, Fo Tan. Led ESF in implementation of the IB Diploma. Strong commitment to creativity, ...

  2. English Schools Foundation

    Posted Sep 10th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... PRIMARY SCHOOLS Bauhinia School Kwai Chung Wah Yiu Rd, Lai Yiu Estate, Kwai Chung Tel: 2624 4110 admiss@bauhinia.edu.hk www.bauhinia.edu.hk Founded: 2002 The youngest ESF primary, located ... children and parents. Pioneering use of synthetic phonics in ESF. Comprehensive selection of lunch-time extra-curricular activities. Bauhinia will close when the ESF's new PIS school ...

  3. English Schools Foundation

    Posted Jun 17th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... PRIMARY SCHOOLS Bauhinia School Kwai Chung Wah Yiu Rd, Lai Yiu Estate, Kwai Chung Tel: 2624 4110 admiss@bauhinia.edu.hk www.bauhinia.edu.hk Founded: 2002 A temporary ESF primary opened to meet a shortage of places in international schools and to close when the ESF's PIS through-school in Discovery Bay opens in September 2007. The latter will operate from the Bauhinia campus ...

  4. Talk back

    Posted Apr 06th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Q Is the increase in ESF school fees justifiable? I sent my girl to a local primary school for two years. It did not work out. At first, she became unhappy because she didn't speak ... permanent residents' children should receive the same subsidy whatever school they go to. This would reduce much of the animosity between international schools, ESF, direct-subsidy scheme ...

  5. Fanny Law to hear demands of principals on small classes

    Posted Sep 24th 2004, 12:00am by Liz Heron, May Chan

    ... principals from local and ESF schools, who took part in workshops on Professor Fullan's ideas. Sunil Nanda, chairman of the Kennedy School council and a member of ESF's management ... partnership with the ESF so that we may all continue to make a valuable contribution to Hong Kong,' he said. Professor Fullan said leadership skills needed to be developed at all levels ...

  6. Mail bag

    Posted Mar 18th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mui Wo Hong Kong losing appeal for expats I totally agree with Professor Warwick Ngan Kee ('Give ESF chance to defend its policies', Education Post, March 11). I was informed in December that Sha Tin College couldn't offer a place to my daughter next year, although her elder brother is a student there. I replied to ESF's acting assistant chief executive Chris ...

  7. Search continues for new West Island School principal

    Posted Feb 11th 2006, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... determination. Our process has been rigorous and strong and this outcome was always a possibility if not the preferred one.' ESF chief executive Heather Du Quesnay said three candidates had been ... a big job. Brian [Driver] has been a substantial principal. They are not easy shoes to fill.' Meanwhile, the ESF has appointed Debra Gardiner, currently deputy principal of Sha Tin Junior ...

  8. Mailbag

    Posted Dec 13th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of origin, the languages they speak or their residency status, these children are as entitled to an education as those at local schools. The subsidy per child at ESF is not over and above local students' entitlement, in fact it's below. The parents pay extra on top of the subvention to acquire quality education. Why should ESF families be penalised just because they choose a different ...

  9. Useful Contacts

    Posted Aug 05th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... www.ywets.labour.gov.hk INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION English Schools Foundation (ESF) 2574 2351/2818 6332, www.esf.edu.hk Raffles International College 2520 6838 www.raffles-international-college.edu.hk British ...

  10. Mailbag

    Posted Jun 14th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... As a parent of children at Island School, I would like to ask the Education Bureau and/or the ESF board if there are a minimum number of school hours that have to be met during a full academic year. ...




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