Tyheem koko (year 10)
"It was really fun and inspirational to experience a different culture - especially one so different from England. I was really impressed with how advanced the country was in terms of education and transport"
Robert Adams (year 10)
"I'm really grateful to have been invited on such an exciting trip - I would never have dreamt of going to china. Visiting all the schools and seeing the similarities but also differences between their system and ours was extremely interesting"
Deborah Ajayi (year 10)
"A once in a million opportunity and one I will truly never forget. I was especially taken with the levels of academic excellence that were demonstrated in the schools we visited - it has made me re-evaluate my own worth ethic now"
Hilary Odunaye (year 11)
"Such an interesting experience being able to understand and appreciate a culture so different to ours. These are memories that will stay with me for a long time"
Mr foster, teacher of English
"It was a wonderful trip, especially considering the unique insight we were afforded via our many visits to a variety of schools. This type of access to such an important aspect of their culture just wouldn't have been possible if we as travelled as tourists"
Here are some pictures and student voice from st mark's landmark visit to China - where our students visited schools and sights from Beijing through to Shanghai.
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