Alba Cathay Chinese School 2019/2020 Enrolment Plan
Alba Cathay Chinese School (ACCS) is a charitable organization run by volunteers from Edinburgh Chinese community. The school currently have weekend Mandarin Chinese and Chinese art tutoring classes at Edinburgh City Council’s Boroughmuir High School. ACCS has experienced robust growth in pupil numbers and activities in recent years thanks to the support from the local community and the increasing interest in learning Mandarin Chinese. In 2013，ACCS was awarded the prestige “Model School for Overseas Chinese Education” by the Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of the PRC State Council. The School is now publishing the enrolment plan for the term commencing in autumn 2019/20:
1. Prospective Pupil
Elementary level 1 for beginners. Parents or guardians wishing to enrol their child to other levels in ACCS are advised to contact the school as early as possible for available places.
2. Selection Conditions
The prospective pupil should have already been admitted to local primary school(born before 28 Feb 2015). Proof of such primary school admission shall be produced on request by ACCS. Due to the resource restrictions, when the qualified children number exceeds the planned enrolment number, ACCS may take into account the following factors for priority enrolment:
- i) The child has a sibling attending the school already;
- ii) The child’s parent or guardian is a language tutor at ACCS;
- iii) Under the same conditions, priority is given to the child who has an earlier birthday;
- iv) Under the same conditions, priority is given to the child who registered first;
ACCS has a Waiting List for children it cannot admit during the open admission time. Priority in the waiting list follows the same rules set out above. The waiting list operates from the date of notification by ACCS advising the parents or guardians of the school for which the child has been admitted/not admitted until the last session of the current school year. The child’s name is added to/removed from the waiting list at any time upon the request from the parents or guardian
Parents or guardians shall register the child online as soon as possible for 2019/20 admission at the school website.
The existing student is also required to register online to select the Chinese Class and/or the activity class.
Enquires shall be made using the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org
The school will contact parents regarding fees collection in August.
- ACCS school board is responsible for the interpretation of this document;