Christian Education

Plea to improve public schools

International and local English-language schools are filled with the children of local families dissatisfied with the public system, lawmakers heard yesterday.

Tuesday, 14 February, 2012, 12:00am

Zen stages protest over school ruling

Cardinal Joseph Zen Ze-kiun has embarked on a three-day hunger strike in protest against last week's Court of Final Appeal ruling that ends the Catholic Diocese's full control over its schools.

20 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Parents hit at school's hardline approach

Christian international has 'gone too far' in bid to link up with US association

Parents at a Christian international school have accused its management of taking an increasingly 'fundamentalist' stance and of placing religion ahead of academic concerns.

17 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

Press on with schools reform

Bishop Zen Ze-kiun may not have explicitly linked his letter 'Let's debate schools change' (November 20) with his deep concern that a change in rules would undermine the Catholic Church's ideological stake in the education it offers, but it is clear from previous articles and statements that this really is the crux of the matter.

24 Nov 2003 - 12:00am

'Faith cannot be forced on young minds'

THEY WERE LOUD, proud and undeterred by the late summer downpour. In small groups outside the school chapel, the girls from St Paul's Convent, Causeway Bay, sang, prayed and danced their way through their regular after-school prayer meeting.

1 Nov 2003 - 12:00am