Yew Chung International School

Making local schools an attractive bargain again

Improve the local system, says Dr Betty Chan. Photo: May Tse

The government should adopt a more forward-looking vision and clearer direction in education to attract local pupils back to local schools, the director of the Yew Chung International School says.

Monday, 2 December, 2013, 12:16pm

Who offers what and where - International through schools

International through schools

Hong Kong Island

HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL

Primary: 6, 23 South Bay Close, Repulse Bay

Secondary: 1 Red Hill Road, Tai Tam

Tel: 3149 7000

E-mail: admiss@hkis.edu.hk

25 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Parents could ease traffic congestion at schools by using public transport

I fail to understand why parents continually drive their children to school when Hong Kong boasts one of the most efficient, clean and safe public transport systems in the world, with a daily ridership of about 11.6 million passenger journeys.

23 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

International Through Schools

HONG KONG ISLAND

HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL

Lower and Upper Primary Schools: 6 and 23 South Bay Close, Repulse Bay, Hong Kong Middle and High Schools: 1 Red Hill Road, Tai Tam

Tel: 3149 7000 E-mail: admiss@hkis.edu.hk Website: www.hkis.edu.hk

27 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

New frontiers op en up

Fast-paced technological change is redefining the way in which we live and turning the world into a global village. For schools, this new era has opened up new tools and methods for teaching, and is shaking up traditional notions about the objectives of national and international education.

30 May 2011 - 12:00am

Private sector offers more variety

Finding the right school can be tough, especially if the parents involved are unfamiliar with the education system. Diverse schools have sprung up in Hong Kong in recent years, catering for students of different needs and aspirations.

20 Nov 2010 - 12:00am

International Through Schools

HONG KONG ISLAND

Canadian International School of Hong Kong

Aberdeen

36 Nam Long Shan Road

Tel: (852) 2525-7088

E-mail: schoolinfo@cdnis.edu.hk

Website: www.cdnis.edu.hk

12 Jun 2010 - 12:00am

Releasing the joy of learning in a cosmopolitan society

Dr Gary Morrison is the assistant director and head of international education services at Yew Chung Education Foundation. He helped establish the division when the school introduced courses preparing students for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma exams in 2000.

What is the co-principals system of Yew Chung International School?

11 Jan 2010 - 12:00am

Integrated approach gives children a wider global view

Elizabeth Randall is superintendent of early childhood education at Yew Chung International School.

How has globalisation affected Yew Chung's approach to early childhood education?

20 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Holistic approach produces globally-minded citizens

Dr Gary Morrison is the assistant director and head of the international education services at Yew Chung Education Foundation. He helped establish the division when the school introduced courses to prepare students for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma exams in 2000.

What is the philosophy of Yew Chung Education Foundation?

9 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Locals crowd international schools

Some international schools in Hong Kong are more local than international, according to government figures.

At least three international primary schools in Kowloon Tong - Kingston International School, Think International School and Yew Chung International School - have more local than non-local students.

29 Aug 2009 - 12:00am

International Through Schools

Canadian International School of Hong Kong

Aberdeen

36 Nam Long Shan Rd, Aberdeen

Tel 2525 7088

admissions@cdnis.edu.hk

www.cdnis.edu.hk

Founded: 1991

13 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

Christians to open 'humanist' college

A Christian education foundation has launched a campaign to attract students to an international post-secondary college due to open in September.

Yew Chung Community College of International Studies is to offer a broad arts-based associate degree designed to 'open students' hearts and minds'.

24 May 2008 - 12:00am

school news

Clementi Secondary School

Cold and rainy weather failed to dampen spirits at the Clementi Secondary School's annual sports day on January 29.

Twenty-four students and teachers from Clementi's sister school in Beijing, Capital Normal University No. 2 Secondary School, also took part.

7 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Video artists give it their best shot

Hong Kong's grey skies and choking air are the inspiration for one of the entries in a challenging student video competition.

'We hope that our video can make people sit up and notice the alarming state of our environment,' said team leader Judy Chu, a Form Two student at Yew Chung International School.

18 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

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