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Parent's Review of The Wingate School in Mexico City, Mexico

Jun 16, 2016

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

The Wingate School

In what town or city is this school located?

Mexico City

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

British international

What grade levels are represented at this school?

For now only primary (it plans to grow)

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

Bus, car, some walk

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

Limited facilities but the school is in a very good location. Extra afterschool program (in Spanish) until 7pm.

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 does a lot. They are a small school. The administration is very communicative and gave us an appointment via Skype before we moved to Mexico. They admissions process is very complete and they look at the childin a personal way. They are familiar with most international curriculums.

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

They plan to have a PTA,

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

Contact them as soon as you can as places are limited. They are a new school and some year groups are almost full. Calls and emails are always returned.

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