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Uptown Primary and High School

 
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Academic integrity of Uptown Primary and High School
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Effectiveness of administration at Uptown Primary and High School
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Academic and disciplinary support provided at Uptown Primary and High School
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Director's involvement in academics at Uptown Primary and High School
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Fair and equitable treatment by board and director at Uptown Primary and High School
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Uptown Primary and High School has adequate educational materials on hand
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Attitude of local community towards foreigners at Uptown Primary and High School
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Cost of living in relation to salary at Uptown Primary and High School
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Satisfaction with housing at Uptown Primary and High School
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Community offers a variety of activities at Uptown Primary and High School
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Availability and quality of local health care at Uptown Primary and High School
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Satisfaction with school health insurance policy at Uptown Primary and High School
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Family friendly / child friendly school and community at Uptown Primary and High School
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Assistance with visas, shipping and air travel at Uptown Primary and High School
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Extra curricular load is reasonable at Uptown Primary and High School
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Security and personal safety at Uptown Primary and High School
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The day-to-day running of Uptown School was by the Deputy who was also the MYP coordinator. To say that she was difficult to work for is an understatement. Opinionated and dismissive, in staff meetings she would openly criticise a teacher if they disagreed with her. Some teachers were put under enormous pressure because she took a dislike to them and made their time at school difficult. I was lucky in that she didn't target me, but she would have to rank as....

The DP coordinator at Uptown School was also part of the management team. He was a professional who worked hard to support teachers, a great listener and always willing to help out. I liked him, he was a decent person. Why the Head and DP would put up with....

Staff were unhappy when I left, morale was....

 
 
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