ESF in the News

2014-15

70% of ESF BTEC students earn entry to university (17/11/2014)

Pupils convince ESF schools to go green (16/10/2014)

196 ESF graduates awarded the ESF Chairman’s Award for Excellence 2014 (27/08/2014)

RCHK and SCAD (HK) launch Hong Kong’s first IB Career-related Certificate (18/08/2014) 

2013-14

Number of ESF IB top-scoring students increases to 10 

Another outstanding year for ESF students on the IB Diploma (08/07/2014)

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Interview of ESF CEO Mrs Belinda Greer in South China Morning Post, 07/04/2014, C3

JCSRS organises "Art Around the World" exhibition

Marketing Competition sees great ideas to "Save Hoi Ha"

Seven ESF students awarded Top in the World in Cambridge exams

40% of ESF graduates attend universities in the UK

Students develop their own projects under ESF's gifted programme

ESF organises exhibition to pave the way for special needs students

ESF has collected more than HK$1 million for super-typhoon victims in the Philippines

ESF raises funds for special needs children with jazz

Discovery College students support Philippines relief efforts

King George V School unveils new Science and Performance Arts Blocks
Interview of ESF CEO, Belinda Greer in the South China Morning Post, 19 November 2013

ESF boost for gifted kids widened

ESF students achieved 56% A* or A in 2013 GCSE / IGCSE exams


2012-13

Interview of former ESF CEO, Heather Du Quesnay in the South China Morning Post, 31/12/2013
134 ESF students graduating with excellence award
Media interviews of Sha Tin College IB 45-point achiever Peggy Wu
ESF students competed for the "Master Chef" title, 16/07/2013
Six ESF students scored the maximum 45 points in IB
Sha Tin College teacher Chris Taylor travelled to every province in Mainland China and published his book, Riding the Dragon, SCMP, C5
Passport to Learning Success, SCMP Special Report: IB Programme, 10/06/2013
South Island student started a campaign to help vulnerable rhinos in Africa, SCMP Young Post, 19/05/2013
Kemal Bokhary receives KGV's Outstanding Alumni Award, 20/04/2013
Marketing top ideas, The Standard, 16/04/2013, p22
Six ESF students awarded Top in the World in Cambridge exams, Sing Tao Daily, 14/03/2013, F1
Opinion piece by ESF CEO Heather Du Quesnay in the South China Morning Post, 21/11/2012
Interview of South Island School student Anahita Sharma by The Standard, 25/09/2012

2011-12

Nine ESF students scored the maximum 45 points in IB
Selected articles from South China Morning Post's Good Schools Guide, 25/06/2012

Kennedy School children taking action to save sharks

West Island student stacks up gold medals

KGV student crowned champion in world debating competition

Kennedy School students all in masks to protest for fresh air

Sing Tao Daily and The Standard interviewed ESF about subvention review

New ESF school construction expected to finish in August 2013

Six ESF students received world's highest scores in international examinations
ESF Career Evening for SEN students
Island School students volunteered to help rehabilitate animals at an animal sanctuary in North Sulawesi
ESF publishes students' creative works
Seven ESF secondary schools performed Carmen with Scottish Opera
ESF announces opening of ESF Therapy Centre
ESF Chairman's Award for Excellence 2011

2010-11

Ten ESF students scored 10A*s in GCSEs
Four ESF students achieved 45 points in IB exam

 Peak School Centenery Celebrations

ESF announces new Chairmanship
ESF schools raised over HK$500K for Japan earthquake victoms
Two top Hong Kong students start new social network, Wen Wei Po, 14 April 2011, A26
ESF students in Earth Hour 2011
ESF interivewed by TVB Pearl's Money Magazine, 01/04/2011

Nine Hong Kong students named "Top in the World" in IGCSE exams

ESF Island School implemented solar panels and turbine system, Sing Tao, 15/02/2011, F3
La Journée du Goût at South Island School 2011
ESF University Fair 2011
ESF Schools – cradles for IB high-achievers, Sing Tao, 14/01/2011, F5
All-through school to nurture IB star pupils, Smart Parents, 13/01/2011, p 8-12
ESF students help orphans in Qinghai, Sing Tao Daily, 28/12/2010, F2
LegCo approves grant to rebuild Kowloon Junior School
ESF students and staff mourned the death of a senior teacher, Sing Tao Daily, 01/12/2010, F3
The Price of Duty by Heather Du Quesnay, South China Morning Post, 09/12/2010, A15
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