SUGAR LAND, Texas, Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Honor Roll School in Sugar Land is pleased to announce it has been awarded membership by the Council of International Schools (CIS). CIS membership signifies the school is providing its students with an education enriched with international and intercultural experiences and awareness, ultimately helping to foster an environment for students to become positive and caring global citizens. The Honor Roll School serves the learning needs of children ages two through eighth grade living in Sugar Land and the greater Houston area.
Through its membership, The Honor Roll School will have access to current practices and innovative ideas shared by fellow CIS Member Schools. Additionally, member schools will serve as a resource for The Honor Roll faculty to develop and expand on its existing international initiatives, which include activities such as international travel on educational trips or exchanges; teaching and learning programs in more than one language; pen-pal programs; and providing students with information on further educational opportunities in a range of countries. As a prerequisite for CIS membership, The Honor Roll School underwent a rigorous membership application process and was visited and evaluated by a member of the CIS professional staff.
"I am thrilled The Honor Roll School has been accepted as a member of the prestigious Council of International Schools. This acknowledgement positions us as a school of choice for families seeking a top-notch and well-rounded education for their child," said Michael Statham, Head of School at The Honor Roll School in Sugar Land. "CIS membership demonstrates to parents that The Honor Roll School is a place where students are exposed to diverse learning approaches and opportunities that will broaden their horizons and open doors in the future."
The Council of International Schools (CIS) is a global non-profit membership organization that provides services to elementary and secondary schools, higher education institutions and individuals focused on international education who have a desire to provide students with the knowledge, skills and abilities to pursue their lives as global citizens.
The Honor Roll School is located at 4111 Sweetwater Blvd. in Sugar Land, Texas.
About The Honor Roll School
The Honor Roll School in Sugar Land, Texas, is part of Nobel Learning Communities, Inc., a national network of more than 180 nonsectarian private schools, including preschools, elementary schools and middle schools in 15 states across the nation. The Honor Roll School provides high quality private education, with small class sizes, caring and skilled teachers and attention to individual learning styles. For more information on The Honor Roll School, please visit www.thehonorrollschool.org.
About The Council of International Schools (CIS)
CIS supports more than 1,100 School and Higher Education Member Institutions with an integrated portfolio of services including international accreditation, recruitment of school leaders and teachers and networking between the university admission and school guidance communities. CIS Accredited Schools have demonstrated their commitment to international education and continuous improvement, meeting international standards. CIS currently serves 660 schools and 480 universities in 105 countries.
For more information, please visit http://www.cois.org/.
SOURCE The Honor Roll School