Information for Parents

1. The School Term commences on Saturday 16th September 2017

2. School calendar for 2017/2018

First Term: 16/09/2017 to 16/12/2017 (holidays on 7/10/17, 24/11/17 & 25/11/17)

Second Term: To be confirmed

Third Term  : To be confirmed

3. The timetable each Saturday is as follows:

10.00 am –10.30 am      Morning assembly: whole school activities, moral and Bible teaching, class presentation, and announcements (We welcome parents to stay behind for the assembly so that parents and teachers can work together to facilitate pupils’ development)

10.30 am – 11.15 am      First session

11.15 am – 11.30 am      Break

11.30 am –12.30 pm      Second session

12.30 pm                        School ends

4. The school has lessons for 31 Saturdays in a year. The school calendar fits in with the school calendar at Trinity School.

5. Parents are requested to collect their children promptly at 12.30 p.m. each Saturday. Pupils who go home by themselves should leave promptly.

6. The parent of a pupil who is absent from school due to illness or other reasons can either notify the school in advance or state the reason for absence in the Teachers/ Parents Correspondence Column.

7. If a pupil has to leave school early, his/her parent is required to write a note in the School/Parents Correspondence Column to state the reasons and signed by class teacher before he/she leaves.

8. The school does not encourage pupils to bring valuable items to school. The school cannot be held responsible for the loss of pupils’ personal belongings.

9. Any parent who would like to find out how his/her child is progressing at school may book an appointment in advance to have a discussion with the class teacher. The school welcomes ideas and suggestions related to education as this contributes to plans and improvements.

10. The foundation of this school is based on the love of Christ. Apart from teaching the Chinese language, there will also be Bible teaching and counselling in conduct matters to encourage healthy development in the pupil’s body and mind.

Venue for classes: Trinity School, Shirley Road, Croydon CR9 7AT (until December 2017)

Archbishop Tenison’s High School, Croydon, CR0 5JQ (from January2018)

Web page:  https://ccil.org.uk/en/congregations/croydon/chinese-school/

Telephone numbers:  07473929183 (Please text email address for correspondence), 07741411440 (Mandarin)