What is the name of your child's school? (Please report on one school per survey.)
Fairview international school
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?
Creche - IB
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?
Basic facilities. A swimming pool. No gym.
A lot of choices for co curricular activities
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?
No program to prep for repatriation.
How would you describe the social activities available for parents through this school? Are there parent-teacher organizations?
There is no PTA which is strange. Coffee morning is like once or twice per semester.
What advice would you give to someone considering enrolling their child in this school?
If you dont mind buying a music instrument for your child-as it is compulsory to learn an instrument (violin/cello/trumpet/trombone/fluye)
This school claims to use the IB syllabus from grade 1 - diploma; but then it is rather confusing especially for secondary kids as they will sit for igcse paper in grade 10.
There's nothing fantastic about this school really