What is the name of your child's school? (Please report on one school per survey.)
International School for Primary Education
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?
from 1 year old to 11 year old
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?
Excellent, it is a new purpose built building with access to foorball pitch and basketball court and a rooftop playground.
A wide rang eof after school clubs: ballet, football, drama, Crafts, Cookery 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?
Pre arrival e mails. A very warm welcome. All children support the new child. The curriculumis very individual so there were no problems settling in.
How would you describe the social activities available for parents through this school? Are there parent-teacher organizations?
There is a 'Friends' Group who organise social events for parents- Family Disco, BBQs, coffee mornings etc
What advice would you give to someone considering enrolling their child in this school?
Make an appointment and take the whole family along - the children will give you feedback about their views. Have questions ready in advance and ask lots of them. The school has a policy of honesty so do not expect 'soft' answers adapted to your own circumstances. The school knows what it does and does it well.
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