Why choose an International School?
While it is true that international schools worldwide may have higher tuition fees, there are a lot of good reasons behind it. International schools, such as Reedley, follow a different curriculum. Reedley’s Humanities curriculum, for instance, is based on the McRel Academic Program (USA) while their curriculum for other subjects such as Math and Science are based the national academic curriculum of Singapore.
Reedley also recognize that children have different learning styles at different paces, and by enforcing the best practices such as nurturing students through smaller class sizes, teachers are able to cater to the child’s particular needs. In addition, the smaller class size also enables teachers to pace their lessons in such a way that all students are able to fully understand and apply their lessons to real life.
International schools also have the advantage of providing a rich, multi-cultural experience. As a melting pot of people from different places and cultures, students have the opportunity to experience the world through their peers.
International schools provide its students a wider range of opportunities to study abroad. International schools, give their students access to other academic institutions, such as universities and schools abroad through partner schools, and help parents find other means to afford foreign education through student loans.. Studying abroad is undoubtedly a wonderful experience, and international schools definitely make it a dream come true.
Is it a worthy investment?
As mentioned, there are numerous benefits of enrolling your child to an international school. Their tuition fees are well worth it since your child will be exposed to other nationalities and cultures, trained to have a global mindset, taught an internationalcurriculum, and given personalized attention. In fact, Reedley International School’s tuition fees are only slightly higher than what exclusive private schools charge, yet the benefits that your child will get are immensely better.
Deciding on what school will prove to be the best investment is about knowing what your child needs and which school will be able to fulfill those needs.
It is not about the prestige, facilities, or reputation of the school. At the end of the day, what matters most is that your child learns with joy and embodies kindness.
At Reedley, parents have made the best investment and the returns have never been happier. Learn more about our programs today!