Monday, August 20th, 2018

Queen of Heaven Mission School, Tigbauan, Iloilo, Philippines Queen of Heaven Mission School , Allera St., 5021 Tigbauan, Iloilo, Philippines.Ai?? Phone 63-33-511-7692 This year (2009) we’re sending our niece to Queen of Heaven Mission School, a private school in Tigbauan, Iloilo.Ai?? She’s in the first year of high school.Ai?? We’ll post some photos and feedback as the year progresses.Ai?? Tuition is P1,100 per month.Ai?? We were charged a total of P9,195 on enrollment.Ai?? This included the first month tuition, PTA fee, P3,000 Miscellaneous fees (no idea what that…

For the foreigner with children considering relocation to the Philippines, a key consideration is finding good schools for them.Ai?? Often this means living in Manila or Cebu City where there are well-regarded international schools. That’s fine for the corporate employee whose employer will foot the $5,000 to $10,000 tuition and who has to live in the cities for their work. Cebu International School, Cebu City The international schools essentially create enclaves; secure, air-conditioned, English speaking cocoons of first world standards and values.Ai?? Fellow students are a mix of the children of foreign businessmen, diplomats, NGO directors and the indulged offspring of the Filipino elite.Ai?? Soccer fields often replace basketball courts.Ai?? The students are being prepared for admission to universities in Europe, the United States and Japan and readmission to life in the first world. The main point of international schools is to provide an education based on an American [or British or Australian] curriculum. This approach tends …