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4 Jun 2015

JCSRS excels in accreditation review

Jockey Club Sarah Roe School (JCSRS) was successfully accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS). The school is one of three special schools in the world accredited by CIS.

“We are understandably thrilled to have gained our CIS accreditation,” said Principal Karin Wetselaar. The review culminated with a visit by representatives from CIS who thoroughly examined the school’s documentation, observed classes and met with several representatives of the school community. Here are some of the commendations from the visiting team:

  • students are clearly at the centre of everything the school does
  • positive climate is observed at school at all levels
  • hard work and dedication of the team is apparent
  • strong partnership between the leadership team and the passionate School Council