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  1. Move to IB helps ESF to extend its international reach

    Posted Jun 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... towards the IB at primary and upper secondary. IGCSEs and GCSEs are still taught in years 10 and 11 but all secondary schools will teach the IB for Years 12 and 13 from August, with Advanced, ... and leisure; theory of knowledge; an applied or vocational course; and an elective subject. The IB framework and inquiry-based approach will be adopted by all primary schools, with elements ...

  2. 2 ESF pupils ace diploma exams

    Posted Jul 09th 2010, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... night to get my results,' she said. 'I was very relieved when I saw I had a grade of 45... Everyone expected me to get 45, and I didn't want to disappoint anyone. 'The IB ... for example- so the IB Diploma is very suitable.' Alex, of South Island School, took physics, chemistry and maths plus Chinese Language B at higher level, as well as economics and English ...

  3. English Schools Foundation

    Posted Jun 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in 2008. More than 80% of Bauhinia's 450 pupils live in Discovery Bay. Implementing IB PYP in preparation for the Discovery Bay school, which will offer the IB at all levels. A strong ... usually associated with secondary schools and smoothing transition from primary to secondary. Has taken a lead in exploring the IB PYP for the ESF and is the first to implement the programme. ...

  4. English Schools Foundation

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

    ... school@mail.island.edu.hk www.island.edu.hk Founded: 1967 A school with a strong sense of community. Caters for 1,200 pupils comprising around 40 nationalities. Introduced the IB Diploma in 2007. Committed ... needs of all students and developing the international dimension in the taught curriculum (through the IB Diploma) and outside. Languages offered: Putonghua, Spanish, French, German. Sha Tin ...

  5. Rebuilding from the roots

    Posted Jun 17th 2006, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... and Wales but are moving towards the International Baccalaureate at all levels. All secondary schools will teach the IB Diploma for Years 12 and 13 from 2007, with vocational qualifications available for the less academic. At primary, Sha Tin Junior School and Bauhinia School are candidates for the IB Primary Years Programme. The IB framework and inquiry-based approach is expected ...

  6. Letters

    Posted May 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... by the ESF, it offers the International Baccalaureate diploma programme and implements Hong Kong's new secondary curriculum through the IB Middle Years framework. Diocesan Boys' School is another example of a direct subsidy scheme school which, for about one-third of the ESF's fees, offers a curriculum to prepare students for both the Hong Kong diploma and the IB diploma. ...

  7. English Schools Foundation

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

    ... 40 different nationalities. Committed to catering for all needs when switching to the IB Diploma in 2007. Strong sense of community. Students with learning difficulties benefit from strong ... There is a support unit for students with learning difficulties and an individual needs department. Committed to supporting less able students after the transition to the IB Diploma. Languages offered: ...



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