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  1. Schools provide a lesson in making profits

    Posted Jan 04th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chow Chung-yan Primary and secondary schools on the mainland come second only to real estate in terms of profit margins, a leading financial daily reported. Children are entitled to nine ... education experts in China estimate that primary and secondary students had paid more than 200 billion yuan in surcharges in the past 10 years. The report cited a state-run secondary school ...

  2. School life is happier if you're South Asian

    Posted Nov 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... collected 1,920 questionnaires from five secondary schools whose students had different backgrounds. 'South Asians tend to come from religious families, which give them different values from ... Linda Yeung linda.yeung@scmp.com Hong Kong's South Asians are happier at school than Chinese pupils, a survey shows, with their religious beliefs and less pressure from parents cited ...

  3. 6-month wait for place in school

    Posted Feb 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... into. The report also found that only one in four students in international primary schools plan to apply for secondary school places in Hong Kong. The findings are set to complicate the debate ... Dennis Chong dennis.chong@scmp.com More than 70 per cent of applicants to international schools have waited less than six months before being admitted, according to the first city-wide ...

  4. school news

    Posted May 30th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... SKH Lam Kau Mow Secondary School On World Book Day, April 23, SKH Lam Kau Mow Secondary School's English Department organised an activity aimed at promoting the reading of English ... One students were fascinated by a remote-controlled dinosaur toy. It took 30 stamps to earn it. Tong Wong, Form 4E Lai Chack Middle School Twenty students and three teachers from Lai Chack ...

  5. Mainland students to tackle PolyU test

    Posted Jan 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Mabel Sieh Up to 20,000 mainland students are expected to take part in this year's Secondary School Science and Mathematics Competition jointly run by Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Beijing Normal University's Gao Zhong Shu-Li-Hua Magazine. Around 1,500 students from 130 Hong Kong schools took part when PolyU launched the competition for Form Five students of the New ...

  6. Schools urged to take part in global survey

    Posted May 20th 2006, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... to participate to do so,' she said. Dominic Chu Fu-yau, chairman of the Subsidised Secondary Schools Council, said: 'I think a school can cope and provide the students to do this test. But when ... Katherine Forestier Hong Kong schools have been urged to take part in a major international test after several have tried to back out, complaining students have too many other exams ...

  7. Kids are ready to climb Mount Everest

    Posted Jul 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Mabel Sieh HONG KONG- Twenty secondary and four university students will make an expedition to Mount Everest, the world's highest mountain. The group will study the environment while going mountain trekking. They will also visit local schools for a look at Tibetan culture. Vincent Fan Ka-chun, 15, says the training was hard, but that didn't stop him. 'I want ...

  8. The long arm of the straw

    Posted Apr 24th 2004, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... They were among 400 teams from secondary schools taking part in the Hong Kong Inter-School Straw Robotic Design and Construction Competition. The annual competition was organised by the City University of Hong Kong Students' Union Physics and Material Science Society, and aimed to increase secondary school students' interest and creativity in applied physics and materials ...

  9. letters

    Posted Mar 15th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Wan Government Secondary School Keep a healthy questioning mind I take a capsule of fish oil every day to stay healthy. In this tiny golden capsule is the secret of robustness- omega 3. I had ... thinking. Michael Ying, The Chinese Foundation Secondary School Prepare for HKDSE The Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education is a new system. Because it is new, Form Four students cannot find any ...

  10. Musicarama 2005

    Posted Oct 12th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... An annual music festival organised by the Hong Kong Composers' Guild highlighting different music genres. Performers include the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor En Shao (right, today); vocalists David Quah and Jovital Leung with secondary and primary schools (Oct 25); and HK Pure Strings (Oct 26). Shows at 8pm, HK City Hall, Concert Hall, Edinburgh Place, ...




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