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Parent's Review of American International School/Dhaka in
What is the name of your child's school? (Please report on one school per survey.)
American International School/Dhaka
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?
Pre-K through 12
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?
The school offers a wonderful facility. It has three seperate areas for elementary, middle and high school classes. There is a covered 25 meter pool, three gymnasiums a rock climbing wall and a large field for field sports.
There is an after school activities program for pre-k through middle school.
The school is member of the SAISA program.
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 class sizes compared to the US is very small, on the average 12 students per teacher.
How would you describe the social activities available for parents through this school? Are there parent-teacher organizations?
There is a wonderful PTA program here that is very involved in the school community.
What advice would you give to someone considering enrolling their child in this school?
Register early for the younger grades and be very prepared to a wonderful learning experience.
Expats in Dhaka, Bangladesh live in a developing nation, yet a city that is also home to a significant part of the nation's technology, industrial and financial base. Some of the sites are beautiful, yet the poverty is also difficult for some to see over an extended period of time.
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