Westmead International School

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Coordinates: 13°45′41.81″N 121°04′15.88″E / 13.7616139°N 121.0710778°E / 13.7616139; 121.0710778

Westmead International School
Pandaigdigang Paaralan ng Westmead
The Official Seal of Westmead International School
Seal
Established 2004
Type Private
Location Brgy. Gulod Labac,& Alangilan, Batangas, Philippines
Campus Urban
Colors yellow and red         
Nickname WIS
Affiliations University of Cambridge
Website http://westmead-is.edu.ph

Westmead International School is a multilevel school located in Brgy. Gulod Labac, Batangas City, Philippines that offers primary and secondary educations, college undergraduate degrees and as well as technical-vocational courses.[1]


History[edit]

WESTMEAD INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL (WIS) is a private stock corporation founded in 2004 offering pre-elementary education courses. Formerly registered as Batangas Institute of Science and Technology. Became Westmead International School in September 5, 2006. Westmead offers a full range of courses from preparatory school to college level. WIS IS THE ONLY INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL RECOGNIZED BY DEPED,TESDA AND CHED.

Westmead International School is established to provide exemplary education and training to both local and foreign students. Its focus is to produce graduates who will excel in their chosen fields and rise to the challenges of an emergent globalized society. Westmead International School envisions to be an internationally recognized premier institution which values the pursuit of truth, the freedom of inquiry, and the expansion of knowledge in the services of humanity, through learning.

The school's main campus is located in Gulod West, Batangas City. The city is classified as one of the fastest urbanizing cities in the country today. Westmead is at the heart of industrializing city center and is about 115 kilometers south of Manila. Westmead offers a full range of courses, from preparatory school to college level. Short-term programs are also offered under the Technical-Vocational Department.

Westmead International School is committed to the fulfillment of Higher Education thrusts such as (1) quality and excellence, (2) access and equity, (3) relevance and responsiveness, and (4) efficiency and effectiveness, which are the key indicators of development in the education sector.

Westmead International School aims to offer service oriented, quality, and relevant education at all levels. Further, the school aims to produce intelligent and responsible graduates who will pride themselves with adequate knowledge, skills, and attitude competing locally and globally among other graduates. WIS education is geared towards the full consummation of the talents and potentials of the Filipino in the task of nation-building[2]

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External links[edit]

1. Official Website of Westmead International School