What is the name of your child's school? (Please report on one school per survey.)
St. Andrews private school
In what town or city is this school located?
Port of Spain
How would you describe this school? (i.e. American, British, International, Local, etc.)
Local with the system similar to Bitish
What grade levels are represented at this school?
prep1 to primary 5
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?
It is a very good school for somebody who comes from the British system. They have plenty of extra curricular activities i.e foot ball, cricket, ballet etc
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 remedial class for pupils who needs an extra support.
How would you describe the social activities available for parents through this school? Are there parent-teacher organizations?
Yes they have pta and class reps who are very active and always encourage parents to get involved in the school activities. ie. volunteering in a school library, day out, fundraising etc
What advice would you give to someone considering enrolling their child in this school?
Contact the school and make an appoitment to visit before enrolling and ask as many question ask you may have to the principal.