Todos Santos >
Parent's Review of Escuela Pacifica in
Todos Santos, Mexico
What is the name of your child's school? (Please report on one school per survey.)
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?
2nd - 6th
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 is a small school with only a few children. It is a multi-grade, bi-lingual, non-profit school. The class is internationally mixed. The classes are taught by a Spanish speaking teacher in the morning and a English speaking teacher in the afternoon.
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 transition into Spanish is excellent. The school has a small community feel.
How would you describe the social activities available for parents through this school? Are there parent-teacher organizations?
There are Friday volunteers who teach things such as ceramics, chess, drumming, gardening... It depends on the volunteers. Parents participation is high and there are weekly meeting for parents who wish to attend.
What advice would you give to someone considering enrolling their child in this school?
If you are looking for an easy transition in a small community this is a very good choice. Good for the family looking for involvement and a less traditional path.
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