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Ages 2 to 11

Fosco International School

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CurriculumAmerican
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 2 to 11
Yearly fees (G5): 270,222,000 ₫
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average
Maximum
Extracurricular activities
School bus
Yearly fees: 270,222,000 ₫
Address: 40 Ba Huyen Thanh Quan St., Ward 6, Dist. 3, HCMC, Vietnam
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Number of students

210

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Yes

Native English speaking teachers

Yes

Language support for students not fluent in English

An effective English (ESL) Support Program is available to non-native English Speakers with limited experience in an English Emersion School setting, in order to support their development socially and academically.

Additional language classes offered by the school

Vietnamese

Use of technology in the classroom

Each classroom is fitted with a multimedia projection screen for the incorporation of I.C.T. into daily classroom instruction and teachers have access to interactive whiteboard technology on a regular basis.

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Approximate hours of homework given

International recommendations state that for Elementary School pupils a minimum of 30 minutes of homework should be completed on the evening of each school day.

Uniform required

Yes

Entry evaluation for students

Assessment exams.

Brief description of entry evaluation required

Language Arts and Math.
Speaking Test, Parent Interview, Review with Lead Teacher.

School bus service available

Yes

School start time

8:30

School finish time

15:15

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

FIS offers many clubs and activities.

School provided lunches

Yes

Sports activities included

Physical education

Sports facilities at the school

Multiple play areas, large and small swimming pools, playground, multipurpose sports court.

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Fosco International School is broken up into a Preschool and a Primary School, which cater to a range of nationalities from 18 months all the way up to 11 years of age (Nursery to Grade 5). FIS offers imported textbooks and online resources from the United States which are focused on the American based Curriculum and its Core Standards.

Teaching approach of the school

FIS seeks to develop and celebrate the individual abilities and talents of each child, instilling an enduring love of learning, in a safe, fair, caring environment which nurtures the wellbeing that every child deserves in order for them to feel comfortable, confident, self-discipline and responsible. The school where all children are accepted, valued and able to develop all of their strengths focuses on the learner-centered mission.

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