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Parent's Review of American School of Rio de Janeiro in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

What is the name of your child's school? (Please report on one school per survey.)

American School of Rio de Janeiro

In what town or city is this school located?

Rio de Janeiro

How would you describe this school? (i.e. American, British, International, Local, etc.)

American

What grade levels are represented at this school?

pre-K thru 12

How do most children get to school everyday? (bus, train, walk, etc.)

bus or car

How would you describe the facilities at this school? What extra-curricular activities are available?

The facilities are beautiful instead you have to remember they are located at the foot of one of the most angry and dangerous drug communities in the city. Afterschool activities are many and include sports of all descriptions.

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 done much to help my child transition from the curriculum in my home country because the teachers are very nice there and the teachers are very professional and the teachers have many experiences with this kind of my child.

We do not thinking of return to our home country at this moment, but I am certain they will help us when that time is come.

How would you describe the social activities available for parents through this school? Are there parent-teacher organizations?

Yes, three is a parent organization that is very kind to my family and embrace us welcomely when we enter the school. And I said that the teachers are very nice and the teachers are very professional.

What advice would you give to someone considering enrolling their child in this school?

I know this is a good school and I know this is a good place where my child will learn many important things and meet many important people.

My child is pay for by the company of my husband and I don't know. But I know that also is the British School in Rio de Janeiro that is very cheaper.

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What usually happens in the neighborhood? Is it safe for kids? Are teachers threaten when going home?

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