International School of Florence, Italy

 
Evaluation 1).
 
 
Academic integrity of International School of Florence
Effectiveness of administration at International School of Florence
Academic and disciplinary support provided at International School of Florence
Director's involvement in academics at International School of Florence
Fair and equitable treatment by board and director at International School of Florence
International School of Florence has adequate educational materials on hand
Attitude of local community towards foreigners at International School of Florence
Cost of living in relation to salary at International School of Florence
Satisfaction with housing at International School of Florence
Community offers a variety of activities at International School of Florence
Availability and quality of local health care at International School of Florence
Assistance with visas, shipping and air travel at International School of Florence
Extra-curricular load is reasonable at International School of Florence


Comments:
TRANSPORTATION TO AND FROM THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IS A NIGHTMARE!!!!! The closest that public transportation to International School of Florence can get you is dropped off a 30-45 minute walk on a dangerously narrow road leading up to the school. I was told to wave a parent or somebody down driving by at the bottom of this hill....

Transportation is NOT provided at International School of Florence. You are told to ask a colleague for a ride ("find a ride"). Amazingly, transportation was not available for new hires this year and they had to ride with the principal at 6:30 every morning for about 2 months. They then sat in front of International School of Florence every day after school asking people for rides as they passed. You often get dropped at a bus stop and commute another....


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