Maps & Schools: HCM city, Vietnam
Hochiminh city and district maps: School in Saigon-Hochiminh city:
The British school:
General introduction: BIS, Ho ChiMinh City is an independent co-educational dayschool providing British style curriculum to an international studentbody. BIS is the largest international schoolin Vietnam with 41 nationalities represented and operates within theframework of the National Curriculum for England and Wales and is aregistered centre for Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) andEDEXCEL. Students are prepared for the IGCSC and IB Diploma Programmes. BIS also offers a ‘Foundation Programme’ and ‘Global AssessmentCertificate’ as alternative pathways to Universities in Australia, NewZealand, Canada, USA and the UK.
The schoolhas four campuses in Ho Chi Minh City. A Pre-school campus (Fundino) and asmall primary campus operate from the Central Business District whilst thelarger An Phu campuses are located in a quiet suburb close to the SaigonRiver. Each campus is well resourced and staffed by qualified andexperienced teachers from the UK, Australia and North America. A strongEAL department caters to the diverse needs of students who requireadditional language support and a strong SEN (Special Educational Needs)department supports those students needing additional learning support.
The An Phucampuses are state-of-the-art with excellent facilities, including 2indoor 25 metre swimming pools, 2 large sports halls, grass playing firlds,science laboratories, music suites with individual rehearsal rooms, artand design studios, numerous computer suites and libraries. The Secondarycampus has an auditorium for 600+ people and a mini theatre with seatingfor 250 people. Both Fundino Preschool units have their own mini swimmingpools, sand pits and dedicated playgrounds with appropriate climbing andagility apparatus.
Theacademic year, consisting of three terms, starts mid-August and ends inearly July. The school is an active member of FOBISSEA – the Federationof British International School in South & East Asia.
Add: - 225Nguyen Van Huong, Thao Dien, district 2, HCM city, VN
Tel: (84-8) 5122 108 or 182 Nguyen Van Thu, Dist. 1, Tel: (84-8) 8222 324
BritishInternational School, Vietnam)
The International School:
The International School Hochiminh city (ISHCMC), the first international school to open in Ho Chi Minh City ,was founded in 1993, and is registered as a joint venture, private company. Theschool is a non- denominational, co-educational and multicultural internationalschool providing an education in the English language based on the InternationalBaccalaureate programmes of learning.
Today the school maintains aposition as a leading international educational establishment in Vietnam withaccreditation status from the Council of International Schools and authorisationof the International Baccalaureate Organisation as an “IB World School.”
The school has a distinctlyinternational culture, derived from both students and staff from many nationalbackgrounds. We provide children with educational opportunities in a caring andunderstanding environment.
Our staff are highly qualifiedand experienced, with most being specially recruited from overseas. Themulti-national composition of the school is a great strength, which allowsstudents to develop a strong sense of self while gaining an understanding oftheir own culture and at the same time learning tolerance and understanding ofothers with different cultures.
We pride ourselves not only onacademic excellence but in addition, we aim to develop the full potential andcharacter of our students. The school caters for a wide range of needs andstresses the importance of encouraging students to learn through enquiry anddiscovery. This results in an emphasis on all round personal and learningdevelopment, which is so important for transferring and successful entry intoother high quality institutions worldwide.
Add: + 649A Vo Truong Toan, An Phu ward, district 2, HCM city, VN
Tel: (84-8) 8989 100 or
+ 236 Nam Ky Khoi Nghia st., dist.3, HCM city
Tel: (84-8) 9320 111
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