Malvern College opens pre-school in Hong Kong
UK Malvern College celebrated the official opening of its Pre-School in Hong Kong today (20 September 2017), offering UK’s Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum to children aged 2-5.
Malvern College Pre-School Hong Kong inherits the tradition of Malvern College UK offering a play programme based on the UK’s EYFS curriculum innovative approach. Young children develop and learn through both a structured and free play programme that focuses on inquiry, developmental and hands-on learning.
The 8,000-square-feet campus in the West Kowloon area of Hong Kong incorporates nature into the campus. It is also the first school in Hong Kong to run the Forest School programme with Level 3 Forest School Association Certified Forest School Leaders. It aims to let children learn to think, question, problem-solve and collaborate in the outdoors, according to the Chief Executive of Malvern College International, Asia Pacific Region, Ms Jacqueline So.
Ms So said, “There is an overwhelming demand for high quality, personalised, international education in Hong Kong. Malvern College Hong Kong can uniquely serve this demand with its forward-looking and innovative approach to education.”
Associate Director-General of Investment Promotion Dr Jimmy Chiang said, “We’re happy to see that one of the leading education providers in the UK set up presence in Hong Kong. The pre-school will not only benefit from the huge demand for quality education in Hong Kong, but also add a choice for parents looking for premium education for their children.”
About Malvern College Pre-School Hong Kong
Malvern College Pre-School Hong Kong is a member of the Malvern College Family of Schools that is now operating in the UK, Mainland China, Egypt, and Hong Kong. Malvern College has over 150 years of history and is regarded as one of the best independent schools in the UK and has produced Nobel Prize winners, prime ministers, and other famous alumni. For more information, please visit www.malvernpreschool.hk.
About Invest Hong Kong
Invest Hong Kong is the department of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government established in 2000 to attract foreign direct investment and support overseas and Mainland businesses to set up or expand in Hong Kong. It provides free advice and customised services to help businesses succeed in Hong Kong’s vibrant economy. For more information, please visit www.investhk.gov.hk.
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