Work to upgrade and expand King George V School in Kowloon is due to start in February after the English Schools Foundation agreed on a HK$240 million funding package.Thursday, 20 May, 2010, 12:00am
When teachers with the troubled English Schools Foundation went on their summer holidays they seemed safe from threatened cuts to their pay and perks. A remuneration study group had just released a report not recommending any cuts without further consideration.16 Sep 2005 - 12:00am
The English Schools Foundation is to increase spending on its management office by 1.5 per cent after a review of the body's work demanded by legislators.3 Sep 2005 - 12:00am
The English Schools Foundation has invited the Audit Commission to review its operations to make sure they are cost-effective.
The audit aims to improve the foundation's governance and management.
The move follows repeated accusations by Secretary for Education and Manpower Arthur Li Kwok-cheung that he suspected the organisation was wasting money.17 Apr 2004 - 12:00am
Members of the expatriate community should stop moaning about proposals for a reduction in government subsidies for the English Schools Foundation (ESF) and a threatened increase in school fees, which they claim would be inevitable if the plan goes ahead.14 Jan 2003 - 12:00am