Is the assessment going to be conducted in English?
No. Assessments will be done in Chinese. English staff may interact with the students and ask questions to the children but their answers won’t affect the results of the assessment.
What will assessment be like?
Assessments will be done inside a regular classroom. Students will be grouped and activities will be prepared for them.
What do you look for in the assessment?
We are looking for classroom readiness skills. We will look at your child’s social, listening, and independence skills. This includes but not limited to interaction with teachers and peers, participation in activities, and self-help.
What happens if my child passes the assessment?
You will be notified by our admissions staff on the same day of the assessment You will be given information on how to move forward with the enrollment.
What happens if my child fails the assessment?
You will be notified by our admissions staff on the same day of the assessment. You can reapply for reassessment after three months. You should take initiative to email or call admissions to schedule reassessment.
What should I do to prepare my child for reassessment?
As we are looking at skills that were mentioned on question #3, provide activities for your children that strengthen these skills.
Can I apply for reassessment after my child fails the second assessment?
Yes. You can reapply for reassessment after three months. You should take initiative to email or call admissions to schedule reassessment.
Do I need to pay extra for reassessment?
No. Assessment fee is one time. You will not be charged extra for reassessment.
Can I register my child even before he/she turns the desired age for his/her class level?
Yes. Your child will be scheduled for assessment when he/she reaches the right age.
What language will regular classes be conducted?
All regular classes will be conducted in English.