This is the first international school Kinder World to be built in the Mekong Delta.
Singapore International School in Can Tho is built on an area of 2.6 ha in An Binh Ward, Ninh Kieu District (Can Tho) and is capable of serving about 1,300 students, from kindergarten to pre-university. The total investment is nearly VND 200 billion.
In its first phase, the project is being carried out on area of about 1.4 ha, including 19 standard classrooms, a multifunction hall, playground, labs, green space, outdoor space, ensuring the studying environment of international standard to serve about 450 students.
Currently, the first phase is being rapidly completed and expected to start in August 2018. The school has passed the enrollment plan for bilingual programs at pre-primary, elementary and junior high school levels for the 2018-2019 school year. In the following years, the school will enroll students who will study all full-time pre-university and international programs to meet academic needs of international quality in Can Tho and the Mekong Delta.
Mr. Peter Baker, Kinder World Group Education Manager, said: "KinderWorld is one of the most prestigious international education groups that has been operating in Vietnam since 2000. The group at present has 16 international schools in Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Quang Ninh, Binh Duong, Da Nang, Vung Tau ... The group highly appreciates the educational development trend in Can Tho and the Mekong Delta. Therefore it decided to invest in a modern academic campus to contribute to the development of education here. It is expected that the school will apply an international education program of 50 percent content of English language, social sciences and other subjects in conformity with the Singaporean and international standard, taught by well-qualified foreign teachers. Besides, the high school also provides students with the necessary skills, presentation skills, confidence, independent way of thinking, creativity ... to help them become more self-confident in their integration into society… "
On the occasion of opening the new school year, the school will reduce 30 percent of tuition fees ...
Mr. Truong Quang Hoai Nam, Vice Chairman of Can Tho People's Committee highly appreciated KinderWorld as the group has selected Can Tho as its first place in the Mekong Delta to set up international school. Singapore is a country of well-developed education, so the cooperation between Can Tho and the Kinder World Group also contributes to improving the quality of education in Can Tho in particular and the Mekong Delta in general, said he.