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Parent's Review of International School Manila in
What is the name of your child's school? (Please report on one school per survey.)
International School Manila
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?
Preschool - Grade 12
How do most children get to school everyday? (bus, train, walk, etc.)
Private car or school bus
How would you describe the facilities at this school? What extra-curricular activities are available?
Superb facilities that get better every year. All kinds of activities after school from Grade 1 to Grade 12.
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?
Transition wasn't a problem for my children. They attended new student meetings and the counselors were very good with them.
How would you describe the social activities available for parents through this school? Are there parent-teacher organizations?
PTA Association is pretty active. Lots of parents bring their children and stay in the school cafeteria to socialize.
What advice would you give to someone considering enrolling their child in this school?
By far the best school in Manila and one of the best anywhere.
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