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  1. New DSS school to offer IB at all levels

    Posted Oct 29th 2005, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Will Clem and Dicky Sinn New schools in the pipeline include a Direct Subsidy Scheme school that plans to offer the International Baccalaureate at all levels. The through-train school in Yuen Long will be run by the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Hong Kong and Andy Fung Wa-chau, currently principal of Yuen Long Lutheran College, will become its principal when it opens. 'We ...

  2. Plan for five new schools approved

    Posted Oct 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... private schools and a Direct Subsidy Scheme school in Yuen Long. The bureau has dropped plans for 13 schools, and four projects remain under further review. ...

  3. Action urged for ethnic minority pupils

    Posted Jan 10th 2006, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... The appeal was made by the education panel after representations by 16 non-governmental organisations, complaining of problems ranging from a lack of support in Chinese learning to the long travelling distances to schools under the central allocation system. Yuen Long was singled out as a district with a particular lack of suitable places, despite a relatively large ethnic minority ...

  4. Lukewarm response to $17m aid plan for minorities' schools

    Posted Jul 06th 2006, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... secondary school each on Hong Kong Island and New Territories West, and two more primary schools in New Territories West, particularly in Kwai Ching and Yuen Long'. This was in response ...

  5. Lion rocks for Nepalis learning Chinese dance

    Posted Aug 26th 2006, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Primary School in Yuen Long, and they have been learning the steps and rhythms for less than two months. 'They are quick learners,' said Tobias Chong Wing-to, the troupe's coach ...

  6. Taste of the high life for youngsters

    Posted Mar 25th 2006, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... that a reality. Wong called on the government to collaborate with local airlines and mainland authorities to establish a training centre at Shek Kong Airfield near Yuen Long. 'We have some ...

  7. Many teaching positions still unfilled

    Posted Aug 26th 2006, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... it very difficult.' So Kwok-sang, registrar of Hong Kong Institute of Education, and supervisor of C and M Alliance Chui Chak Lam Memorial School in Yuen Long, said teachers were able to pick ... at this late stage. 'The days of schools getting thousands of application letters for one position are long gone,' Dr Lai said. ...

  8. Result slips deliver joy and anguish

    Posted Aug 10th 2006, 12:00am by Nora Tong, Will Clem

    ... English-medium schools in the New Territories also did well, with two straight-A pupils at schools in Tuen Mun and Yuen Long, plus one each in Sha Tin and Tai Wai. Students who entered Form One in 2000 ...

  9. Mainland puts a positive spin on tertiary facilities

    Posted May 28th 2005, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... situation is slightly less comfortable, then studying in the mainland is probably a good option.' Mavis Ma, a Form Seven student at Chiu Lut Sau Memorial Secondary School in Yuen Long, said ...

  10. 2,000 language teachers fail to make grade

    Posted May 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... With the language proficiency issue finally settled, schools would now be able to focus on 'other factors' influencing students' performance, William Yip Kam-yuen, chairman of the Aided ... in the long run, this is not healthy,' he said. 'It has been such a long time and you have had that many chances, as a teacher you have to take responsibility. If your English is not up ...




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