Children are taught to be independent from the time they are 18 months old. They are also taught “grace and courtesy” which goes a long way to contributing to the peaceful culture at this school.
Chalk this one up as yet one more thing that I never thought I’d have to deal with when making a school choice–tuition insurance.
This school is not only for French speaking families. The diversity in the children’s cultures really make this school unique.
The complexity of timing for families choosing a school means making a school choice without knowing all of your options. For parents choosing between public schools in your catchment or via the VTP, charter, and/or private school options, it is a real problem.
We were attracted to the reputation for educational quality, particular the emphasis on teaching. We also liked that the values-based education as well the quality of the non-academic programs.