Foshan EtonHouse won two awards at the 2020 Tencent Education “The Echo of China” annual ceremony!
On November 15, 2020, hosted by Tencent Education, the 13th Annual Ceremony of International School “The Echo of China” in 2020 was held in Beijing. Grainne O’Reilly, founding and executive principal of Foshan EtonHouse International School, a subsidiary of Singapore’s EtonHouse International Education Group, won the “Outstanding Principal and Heroine of China”. Tianyu Li, the principal of the high school of Foshan EtonHouse International School, won the “Outstanding Contributor Award for Chinese and Western Education Integration.”
(Fourth from left: Grainne O’Reilly, founding and executive principal of Foshan EtonHouse International School)
(Fourth from right: Tianyu Li, the principal of the high school of Foshan EtonHouse International School)
With the theme of ” through thick and thin, sharing the glory”, this grand ceremony invited more than 300 guests, including experts and scholars in the international education industry, founders of international schools and principals to discuss the current development status and problems of international education, and share school practices and results of innovation. Together, they have predicted the development trend of international education and the future direction of Chinese education. After the conference, Tencent Education conducted exclusive interviews with Grainne O’Reilly, the founding and executive principal of Foshan EtonHouse International School, and Li Tianyu, the principal of Foshan EtonHouse International School’s high school. They expressed their opinions on international education and how to choose an international school.
(Third from left: Tianyu Li, the principal of the high school of Foshan EtonHouse International School)
(Founding and executive principal of Foshan EtonHouse International School, Grainne O’Reilly and Tianyu Li, the principal of the High School)
Foshan EtonHouse International School, following the original inspiration for the EtonHouse group
Foshan EtonHouse International School is affiliated to the well-known international education group-Singapore EtonHouse International Education Group. As an international education group with a history of 25 years, Singapore EtonHouse has more than 100 schools in 12 countries around the world. Singapore EtonHouse entered China in 2003 and currently has more than 40 schools in China. For more than 20 years, EtonHouse has provided child-centered and inquiry-based courses. In a caring educational environment, every child can fully expand their abilities and expertise, thinking and creativity, and master the ability of lifelong learning.
In 2016, Singapore EtonHouse International Education Group established Foshan’s first school for children of foreign personnel – Foshan EtonHouse International School. The school provides high-quality international education for families of students aged 2-18. The faculty has brought together a wealth of international education elites with rich teaching experience. The teachers come from a range of countries and this diverse cultural background allows students to experience world culture more directly and intuitively, and truly learn and grow in an international environment. Foshan EtonHouse International School is an IB-PYP school. It provides IB-PYP primary school courses for junior students and rigorous IGCSE and A-Level courses for senior students to help students prepare for entering universities around the world.
The high school program open to Chinese students officially launched
Since its establishment in 2016, Foshan EtonHouse International School has been recognized and praised by all walks of life and parents for its high-quality teaching quality, advanced teaching concepts, and first-class teaching staff.
In order to provide high-quality international education resources to more Chinese families, Foshan EtonHouse International School officially launched a high school program open to Chinese students. At present, the first stage of enrollment is underway, and currently only grade 9 or grade 10 students are enrolled. Foshan EtonHouse International School will open 5 classes in the first year of high school, offering 100 positions, and will officially start in September 2021. The High School of Foshan EtonHouse International School will continue to uphold EtonHouse’s mission and is committed to cultivating students to become active lifelong learners and capable, confident “global citizens”.
About Singapore EtonHouse International Education Group:
Singapore EtonHouse International Education Group is headquartered in Singapore and has more than 100 international schools all over the world. They are located in Singapore, China, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Cambodia, Vietnam and the Middle East and other regions, serving more than 12,000 children of 61 different nationalities high-quality international education. The first EtonHouse School was established in Singapore in 1995.
In 2003, Singapore EtonHouse International Education Group entered China and founded its first international school in China in Suzhou. At present, EtonHouse has more than 40 schools in more than 20 cities in China, bringing quality to more children with international education resources. For more than 20 years, EtonHouse has been considered synonymous with rich international teaching experience, unique teaching methods, and high-quality basic education in Singapore and many parts of Asia.