English School Attached to Guangdong University
of Foreign Studies Guangzhou, China
Established in September, 1993, the English School Attached to Guangdong University of Foreign Studies is an experimental boarding school featuring Quality Education and English-oriented teaching. The School, located in Dalang, Baiyun District of Guangzhou (the former Guangzhou Foreign Trade College), has 136 classes, 60 of which are elementary school classes and 76 middle school classes, students numbering over 5,300 and a teaching staff of 730. The campus, covering an area of over 260 mu (1,800 a) and equipped with advanced facilities, provides the best studying environment for students.
The aim of the school is to develop into a school featuring Quality Education and English oriented teaching, training modern people for the modern world. We aim at building the best foundation school in China.
The spirit of the school is COURTESY, DILIGENCE, CREATIVITY, and ENTERPRISE.
The ethos of teaching in this school is DEVOTION, CREATION, PRECISENESS, and COMMITMENT
The feature of teaching and learning is LIGHT LOAD, HIGH QUALITY.
The principle of education of this school is to build a strong body, to foster healthy sentiments, to shape solid personality, to cultivate overall abilities, to emphasize the learning of foreign languages. The school insists on the institution that moral education comes first. Based on the principle that SCHOOL SHOULD BE RESPONSIBLE for the life-long development of each student, it gives special priority to the cultivation of students' overall qualities, believing in "personality comes prior to talents." It takes great effort to impose the sense of responsibility, the spirit of creativity and the ability to act upon the students, enabling the students to learn for themselves how to be a good citizen, how to live, how to study, how to continue self-development. As a result, it will be easier for the students to gain a better foothold in society in the future.