What is the name of your child's school? (Please report on one school per survey.)
Hong Kong International School (HKIS)
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 to 12th
How do most children get to school everyday? (bus, train, walk, etc.)
Most travel by bus.
How would you describe the facilities at this school? What extra-curricular activities are available?
Very good. Lots of afterschool activities, sports and many others.
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 Pre-K class my daugher attended was fantastic. They did a great job of preparing her for her new school in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
How would you describe the social activities available for parents through this school? Are there parent-teacher organizations?
Many parent run activities are available. The Parents Association is very strong and always open to new suggestions.
What advice would you give to someone considering enrolling their child in this school?
This school is a Lutheran based school. It has an excellent religious program incorporated into the everyday school curriculum.