Hangzhou Foreign Language School was established in 1964.It is a key high school on the provincial level directly under Zhejiang Provincial Education Commission. And English learning is strongly emphasized.It is also among the thirteen foreign language schools which are granted by the National Ministry of Education in 2001 the right to send 20% of their high-school graduates to college exempt from the national college entrance examinations.
The school takes pride in its experienced and skilled teaching force. At present,there are 5 specially honored teachers and many excellent teachers..Ever since its establishment,the school has sent many excellent students to the national key universities especially universities of foreign languages,and has received great admiration from these universities.
With an eye to the present situation in China and Chinese history, the school regards the following as its general goal,that is:"to cultivate excellent high school graduates with outstanding foreigh language skills,solid academic knowledge, creativity and all-around high quality." The school has carried out an all-English, small-class teaching mode, with communication as its core in the whole teaching process and to cultivate students all-around language skills as its aim. It also employs foreign teachers. Every year the school holds speech contest,which have gained remarkable achievements, and have reached the highest standard of the national middle school foreign language education.
The school has frequent associations with its international counterparts.So far they have received about 50 delegations from many countries and regions.These activities have not only improved our cultural and education communication,but also they have broadened the vision of both the teachers and students of the school.
Address:146 Xueyuan Road,Hangzhou,China