A vice-principal of King George V School died on Sunday in an apparent suicide at his home in Fo Tan.
Tim Ford, 46, was found hanging in the bathroom by his wife. Police are investigating if work-related stress was involved.Tuesday, 11 December, 2012, 12:58pm 4 comments
Hong Kong may have a great many educational opportunities, but for children with special needs, it is another story.
When Dayna Lim was looking for a school for her autistic son, Boden, she realised just how few options were available for an English-speaking family like hers.25 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Work on a HK$250 million extension at the King George V School in Kowloon has been halted after a steel pole fell 15 metres and speared a British teacher's BMW.
The three-metre pole crashed through a bamboo screen and pierced the windscreen and dashboard of the parked car at the English Schools Foundation (ESF) secondary school at 3.45pm on Monday.20 May 2012 - 12:00am
The English Schools Foundation is developing a new international exam for Putonghua learners that could appeal to students worldwide.11 May 2012 - 12:00am
King George V School, in Ho Man Tin, conducted a Green Week by reducing a different resource on each day during the week.
The activity, organised at the end of last month by the school's green team, which is known as 10%, expanded on last year's one-day event. Students were encouraged not to use different resources, including printing, air conditioning, and laptop charging.30 Apr 2012 - 12:00am
Television cameras were at the final of the All Hong Kong Schools Jing Ying Football Tournament for the first time for Beacon College (Tsuen Wan)'s impressive 7-1 victory over King George V School on Sunday.13 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
A viral video of a boy delivering a well-aimed kick to another player's head in a youth soccer game has left coaches and parents up in arms.13 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
19 Charice goes to Infinity and beyond
Charice is coming to Hong Kong as part of her Infinity Tour on March 19. Young Post has a pair of tickets to give away to one lucky winner. All we ask for in return is a 500-word review of the show.11 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
The number and variety of programmes catering to children with special educational needs (SEN) have risen significantly in recent years, particularly at international schools.3 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
Secondary school teachers are being sought by the English Schools Foundation (ESF) for the beginning of the new school year in September 2012. At ESF secondary schools, 43 positions are open, with an additional 22 vacancies in the foundation's two private independent schools.24 Feb 2012 - 12:00am
An ESF chemistry teacher, Samuel Rodda, 31, died on Sunday after being found unconscious at his Hung Hom apartment block.
Neighbours reported hearing the teacher from King George V School banging on flat doors in the early hours of the morning and called security, according to police.23 Aug 2011 - 12:00am
End public funding for ESF schools
Mike Rowse's observation that the controversy over English Schools Foundation school fees is obscuring big issues is evidenced by his article ('Value of a good education for all is in the balance', May 16). He has missed all the important points about ESF schools' awkward position in Hong Kong's education scene.24 May 2011 - 12:00am
The boys' rugby union team at King George V School (KGV), in Ho Man Tin, have long been used to winning. As champions for the past two years, they were firm favourites to retain the Division One Grade A Inter-School trophy in the final against South Island School. However, KGV's talented team were beaten, leaving their captain, Christopher Maize, realistic in defeat.15 Feb 2011 - 12:00am
Scores of pupils across the English Schools Foundation have notched up outstanding results in the British General Certificate of Secondary Education exams, as the proportion of A and A* grades rose by one percentage point.27 Aug 2010 - 12:00am
Two English Schools Foundation pupils who achieved perfect scores in the International Baccalaureate Diploma exams are preparing to fly off to top overseas universities.9 Jul 2010 - 12:00am