Academic Objectives
1. To focus on the individual needs of every student and to provide a supportive atmosphere designed to help students achieve personal academic goals.

2. To sustain modern teaching policies and methods which give students positive attitudes to learning.

3. To maintain a "worldwide family" approach at school and help students to overcome any biased attitudes towards other cultures.

4. To work in open partnership with parents to prepare students for the changing world they will experience.

5. To cultivate flexible approaches to problem solving which help students develop original thinking skills.

6. To inspire each student to his or her potential level of achievement in a school where happy self-discipline and self-respect are guidelines for behaviour.

 

School Wide Learner Outcomes (SWLOs): Students will...

1. apply thinking skills and problem solving skills throughout the learning process and reflect constructively on strategies for improvement.

2.

be able to acquire significant knowledge and understanding appropriate to their learning readiness and develop positive attitudes to learning.

3. be able to independently and cooperatively research and evaluate information using a variety of media.

4. be able to effectively communicate their ideas through oral, written and electronic means.

5. learn to care for themselves physically, mentally and emotionally through understanding of health, social and cultural issues.

6. extend (their) own self-respect to other individuals, communities and cultures, through awareness, caring, action and service, thereby seeing themselves as a part of a "world wide family".

 

"My daughter is happy by the method of teaching and the friendly behaviour of the teachers and other students at OFS..."

"OFS is to be commended for establishing such high expectations from the teachers they employ..."

"She has blossomed academically and been exposed to social and cultural experiences"