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Parent's Review of Gardiner Institute in Cozumel, Mexico

Nov 19, 2015

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

Gardiner Institute

In what town or city is this school located?

Cozumel

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

International

What grade levels are represented at this school?

K-12

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

Walk or parents

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

Pretty amazing. Dance, drama, sports

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?

They embraced him from the first day he arrived. They assigned a bilingual student to be with him all the time at first. It's also so nice that the school offers so much more than just the sports oriented us school mentality

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

There is a parent organization but we haven't been here long enough to know much about it.

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

Just go for it. Having some Spanish under your belt is very helpful for a better transition.

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