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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Sha Tin Christian school forsakes Bible studies for national education

    Posted Aug 30th 2012, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... Dennis Chong dennis.chong@scmp.com Christian institute in Sha Tin will cancel two weekly morning assemblies, upsetting parents School chooses national lessons over Bible studies A Sha Tin Christian school will cancel two weekly morning assemblies - which include Bible studies - to make way for national education. The move by Baptist Lui Ming Choi Primary School has upset parents who ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Sha Tin Baptist school scraps launch of national education amid protests

    Posted Sep 08th 2012, 12:00am by Thomas Chan

    ... as opposition from alumni and parents mounted. Baptist Lui Ming Choi Primary School in Sha Tin posted a notice to parents on its website yesterday afternoon, saying that acting on the latest instruction ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Parents angry as schools block Form One transfers

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 04:12am by Johnny Tam, BRIAN YAP

    ... of secondary schools in Tuen Mun, Sha Tin and Eastern districts have agreed not to reserve Form One places for pupils seeking a transfer. The schools would accept transfers only if they still had ... we came to try." Kan was allocated her second choice of school, in Sha Tin. One parent, Wendy Li, whose daughter was allocated her second-choice school in Tuen Mun, said: "The ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Scholarism duo among students to secure Jupas-funded university places

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 04:07pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... centre in Cheung Sha Wan to apply for a self-financed bachelor of science in health care programme. “I planned to challenge myself this year because I really want to enter a government-funded ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Tin Shui Wai kindergarten's ousting shows market failure, lobby group says

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 05:08am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com Lobbyist says Tin Shui Wai closure row indicates need for free preschools Kindergarten ousting shows 'flaws in system' The debacle over a Tin Shui Wai preschool which was ousted from its campus by a rival shows the market-driven system is detrimental to early childhood education, an advocacy group for free kindergartens says. ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Parents seek permanent home for school

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 02:43am by Johnny Tam

    ... Mid-Levels to a five-year temporary site in Sha Tin granted by the government, parents of its pupils bemoan official policy that has barred it from qualifying for site allocations. In 2012, ... Margaret's to apply through the site allocation exercise for a permanent home, he said. The Sha Tin site came with the condition that no new Secondary One pupils would be enrolled. Stables and other ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Parents stage sit-in to save ousted Tin Shui Wai kindergarten

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 05:12am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Plea to government to save Tin Shui Wai kindergarten, although rival that will take over campus promises to admit all the children Preschool parents' quiet fury at closure Hundreds of parents of pupils at a Tin Shui Wai kindergarten that has been priced out of its premises by a rival chain stood in silence for five minutes last night ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Two-year reprieve for Tin Hau school under threat of closure

    Posted Mar 15th 2014, 04:11am by FANNY W. Y. FUNG

    ... reprieve for Tin Hau school An international school in Tin Hau has finally secured the renewal of its lease, ending months of concern that its 350 pupils were to be left without a campus in just ... the school's future secured beyond 2016. Negotiations between the International Montessori School (IMS) and the Hong Kong Construction Association, which owns the site in Tin Hau Temple Road, came ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    St Margaret's Girls' College priced out of Sheung Wan

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 05:20am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com Priced out of its Sheung Wan campus, St Margaret's Girls' College is told it can have a temporary home in Sha Tin- if it stops enrolling pupils ... for five years of a vacant campus in Sha Tin after a school closed. But it came on condition that it must stop enrolling new pupils. That means St Margaret's may too have to close if it fails ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Wah Yan College shows small classes yield better pupils

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 05:57am by Ernest Kao

    ... spent since the start of the scheme to train teachers and hire a dozen new teachers each year. Foundation member and Wah Yan alumnus Stephen Ng Tin-hoi, who is also deputy chairman of Wharf, ...




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