What is the name of your child's school? (Please report on one school per survey.)
Atlantic International School
In what town or city is this school located?
How would you describe this school? (i.e. American, British, International, Local, etc.)
What grade levels are represented at this school?
How do most children get to school everyday? (bus, train, walk, etc.)
How would you describe the facilities at this school? What extra-curricular activities are available?
They are committed to making the curriculum accessible to all children through utilizing a range of teaching styles, which will motivate children to develop independent, lifelong learning skills.
What has this school done to help your child transition from the curriculum in your home
country into the curriculum in your new country? Are there programs to prepare your child for repatriation?
The school has a perfectly applied British curriculum. Plus they organize for the newcomers adaptation classes for about 15 days before the 1st of September which really facilitates the transition. Repatriation programs don't exist unfortunately.
How would you describe the social activities available for parents through this school? Are there parent-teacher organizations?
They organize some festivals or celebrations with the contribution of parents. Also, the parent input is valuable to the administration.
What advice would you give to someone considering enrolling their child in this school?
If you are tired of British Schools this is a very attractive variant. Especially their kindergarten next to the metro station Rechnoy vagzal is a must-see.