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?
Nursey to Grade 2
How do most children get to school everyday? (bus, train, walk, etc.)
walk, car and school bus. School bus is organised.
How would you describe the facilities at this school? What extra-curricular activities are available?
The facilities in the school are very nice. Children have access to a small gym and a large outdoor playarea. The classrooms are bright and well set out. Children have extra activities during the day including sport, art and music.
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?
My child was in Russian kindergarden before. He came to atlantic and know no English. He is now reading in english, can write on his own and is learning to spell. He is also making good progress in maths and can count to 100, add and take away with no help.
How would you describe the social activities available for parents through this school? Are there parent-teacher organizations?
Parent club in school is advertised. We had a parent-teacher night last year.
What advice would you give to someone considering enrolling their child in this school?
To look at the kindergarden at Rechnoy Vokzal as a good range of qualified teachers from a range of countries. It is a small school, where you get to know the teachers and all of the children know each other.