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  1. Funding nod for ESF school in Disco Bay

    Posted Feb 18th 2006, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... of the 38-room school in Mui Wo.' But John Stewart, head of facilities development for the English Schools Foundation (ESF), said including the Mui Wo school was not feasible. 'It would ...

  2. 'Give Mui Wo site to the ESF'

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

    ... of the existence of the Mui Wo secondary school, according to Alison Dack, chairwoman of the Siena One Village Owners' Committee that is fighting the ESF plans for Yi Pak Bay. Residents had this week written to other Legco members suggesting that the vacant class space in Mui Wo be used as a temporary ESF school until they found a better alternative, she said. 'This school is not known ...

  3. education

    Posted May 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the city d. he enjoys the ferry ride 3 Which of the following is not a reason for there being no secondary school in South Lantau? a. privileged families can afford to send their children to ESF ...

  4. Expansion of centre for addicts in doubt

    Posted May 05th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... in a list of nine sites- including five vacant schools- that the government had set aside for use by international schools. The waiting list at Discovery College- an English Schools Foundation (ESF) school in Discovery Bay- includes about 100 students for Year One and Year Two classes, over 50 for Year Three and 27 for Year Five, an ESF spokesman said. But he said the ESF had no plans ...

  5. Discovery Bay needs wider transport options

    Posted Jul 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at attracting more people to live there or to visit continues, including improved dining choices, an ESF school and more shops. For Discovery Bay residents, scrapping the hire-car service would be a bit ...

  6. Where To Live: Tung Chung

    Posted Mar 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Mui Wo provides British curriculum schooling from Primary One to Six. It has 110 students with vacancies at various levels. A new English Schools Foundation (ESF) private school, Discovery Bay School, will have its first intake of students from August. It will use the campus of the ESF's Bauhinia School in Kwai Chung until its new school campus in Discovery Bay is ready in January. ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Mar 31st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... subsidised English-medium schools into local schools and international schools. Consider the English Schools Foundation's (ESF) admission policy which favours 'children who speak English ... for the Hong Kong government to finance a separate English schools system primarily for English-speaking minorities. The segregated education at ESF schools also defies the Hague recommendations ...

  8. Takeoff for quiet Lantau school

    Posted Feb 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on Lantau and heard that LIS had a good reputation and its tuition fees were cheaper than ESF schools, ' he said. 'I didn't consider sending them to Hong Kong Island either. Transport ...

  9. International Primary & Middle Schools

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

    ... for P5-6. Provision for learning support and English as an additional language. Average class size: Primary 24; Kindergarten 20. Close links forged with ESF for transfer to ESF secondary schools. ...

  10. Primary and Middle Schools

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

    ... residents. No automatic transfer from primary to secondary but close links have been forged with ESF secondaries. Facilities include a library, music department, cookery room and spacious playground ...




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