Sacred Heart School announces partnership with Chinese school

Delegation from Zhejiang Fuyang High School visit Kingston to sign contract
 
 
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KINGSTON, Mass. - Nov. 9, 2018 - PRLog -- Sacred Heart School (www.sacredheartkingston.com), a private, Catholic, co-educational school for students in preschool through grade 12, is delighted to announce its partnership with Zhejiang Fuyang School, a K-12 school located in a suburb of Hangzhou, China.

A delegation of administrators and teachers from Zhejiang Fuyang School, which is owned by Zhejiang Fuzhong Education Group, recently visited Sacred Heart to tour the Kingston campus and experience a western style classroom first-hand.  The visit culminated with the signing of a formal contract of partnership.

As such, a select group of students at Zhejiang Fuyang High School will be able to enroll in a special dual diploma program that allows them to complete Sacred Heart's curriculum while remaining in their home country school.  The Chinese students will graduate high school with two certificates – a traditional diploma from Zhejiang High School and one from Sacred Heart.

The program serves as a next generation model for future international student partnerships to allow students in both China and the United States access to a more global perspective of learning.

"This partnership will provide us with an additional resource toward fulfilling our mission to broaden students' awareness of other country's cultures and educational viewpoints," said Laura Parry, Director of Global Education at Sacred Heart School, noting that "in the future we hope to invite the Chinese students to attend a summer camp at Sacred Heart focused on cultural competency and global understanding."

About Sacred Heart School

Sacred Heart School is a private, co-educational Catholic school system, providing educational opportunities for students from preschool through grade 12 for 35 communities throughout the South Shore and Cape Cod. As a sponsored ministry of the Sisters of Divine Providence, Sacred Heart School welcomes students to a learning community which is academically challenging and rooted in the Gospel.  Students develop critical thinking skills, engage in service to those in need, and deepen awareness of global perspectives.

Situated on 100 acres in Kingston, MA, the Sacred Heart campus encompasses an Early Education Center, Elementary School, and Middle- High School. The school offers a strong liberal arts curriculum and cutting-edge technology programs in combination with extensive athletic, arts, and extra-curricular activities to ensure students a well-rounded education.

Founded in 1947, the school has seen many changes since its inception, including the recent construction of a $2 million Science and Innovation Center, upgrades to the Observatory, the addition of a large organic garden, and extensive beautiful athletics fields and facilities.

The campus is in use throughout the year as the site of many sports events. Sacred Heart also offers several vibrant summer programs focusing on academics, leadership skills, and traditional athletic programs. Sacred Heart is also home to Camp Morningstar, a long-standing recreational camp with sailing, swimming, sports, games and field trips.

Sacred Heart is proud of its near 100% college acceptance rate at outstanding schools in the United States and around the Globe.

Sacred Heart is led by President Sister Myra Rodgers, CDP, High School Principal Dr. Michael Gill, Elementary School Principal Shaun Morgan, and Early Childhood Center Principal, Sister Angela Provost, CDP.

Sacred Heart School welcomes students of all faiths and diverse backgrounds. The school is committed to developing the whole student, offering an independent school atmosphere and top-tier academics.

The Sacred Heart School campus is located at 251-399 Bishops Highway, Kingston, MA 02364. For additional information about the school, please visit www.sacredheartkingston.com or call 781-585-7511.

PHOTO:  Sister Myra Rodgers, CDP, President of Sacred Heart School and Mr. Ding, Head of School at Zhejiang Fuyang High School, sign partnership
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