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  1. Official perks start at kindergarten

    Posted Feb 26th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... He Huifeng In Guangdong, the privileges of officials even extend to the kindergartens used by their children. When the provincial people's congress recently approved more than 68 million yuan (HK$80.5 million) in subsidies for just eight kindergartens run by government departments it sparked widespread outrage among young parents struggling to find affordable kindergarten ...

  2. Kindergarten hesitant to resume classes amid safety concerns

    Posted Jun 20th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam A Tai O kindergarten is still agonising over when to resume classes, saying safety is its main concern now that road access has finally been regained. Classes at Buddhist Cheung Mui Kwai Kindergarten, where nearly 70 children study, have been suspended since June 7- when Tai O was hit hard by a record-breaking rainstorm. Since then, Keung Shan Road- which connects ...

  3. School cuts Halloween party over tots' terror

    Posted Oct 31st 2008, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Nick Gentle Doubts raised about motive behind scrapping celebrations Halloween is upon us ... and it's got the administrators of the Precious Blood Kindergarten in Happy Valley spooked. Apparently the spectre of a kindergarten teeming with terrified tots has proved too much. They have cancelled the school's annual Halloween celebration, allegedly because ...

  4. Sales spread cheer

    Posted Dec 17th 2009, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... it donated a lot of money to help victims of the Sichuan earthquake, which was excellent.' On the same day, Anchors Kindergarten and International Nursery raised HK$9,245 for OSC by hosting ... kindergarten head English teacher. She added that the teachers explained to the children what OSC was all about. ...

  5. Schools evacuated on mistaken fears of quake

    Posted May 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... evacuated from the buildings and stayed on the playground. 'They went back to their classrooms around 10am after our principal was informed by superiors.' A kindergarten teacher said a few children were bruised during the evacuation. 'They got bruises from chairs and beds when running out of the building,' she said. 'Many parents flocked to the kindergarten soon after ...

  6. Waves of support for Aceh

    Posted Jan 28th 2010, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... a week-long visit to Hong Kong this month to get a better understanding of the city's kindergarten education system. During the trip, she also learned how to make use of information technology in the classroom. With the funds raised by Renaissance, she hopes to start a kindergarten in her village. 'I came to Hong Kong to look at the kindergarten system and learn to make use of computers ...

  7. Disco Bay wakes to laughter as families take charity hike

    Posted Nov 17th 2008, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... progressed through the hilly streets of the bay. It was the Third Discovery Mind Kindergarten charity walk to raise funds for Operation Santa Claus, which saw some 160 children of kindergarten age, ... because the economy is not good,' she said. 'But the response has just been brilliant this year.' Donation pledges would start coming in this week and the kindergarten would know ...

  8. Raising a laugh... and funds

    Posted Nov 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... fund-raising event in Discovery Bay. The clown was keeping infants from the Discovery Mind Kindergarten amused as they embarked on a challenging 4km walk. 'Jan has entertained the children on several occasions for us but this was his second OSC event with us,' said the spokeswoman for the walk, Jane Wilson, head of the kindergarten's international section. 'The children ...

  9. Tourists caught by cancelled ferries as Macau cops No3 battering

    Posted Jun 26th 2008, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... services, with some sleeping on the floor and others playing cards. Macau kindergartens were suspended yesterday, while primary and secondary schools reopened in the afternoon. Macau was further ...

  10. Girl faces paralysis as doctors forced to ignore some victims

    Posted May 15th 2008, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... of the Huanhuan kindergarten in Mianzhu's Zundao township by his grandfather. A lack of medicine means that the boy, the only child in his family, will have one of his legs amputated. 'My ... children have already been pulled from the rubble of the kindergarten, after the huge earthquake brought school buildings crashing down on top of them. The death toll from toppled school buildings ...




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