Chengdu Longjiang Road Primary School
Seated beside the Funan River, Chengdu Longjiang Road Primary School is a “modern garden-like” window school. Formerly known as private-owned Wenying Primary school set up in 1945, and relocated in 1964 to the current address (No. 8, Middle Linjiang Road), covering an area of more than 0.8 mu. For the time now, there are 33 classrooms, over 1600 students, and has set up two branch campuses--Longjiang Road Branch in 1999 and Longjiang Road Jinguan Xincheng Primary School in 2001.
During the daily practice, the school has formed 5 unique features--joyful education, environmental-friendly education, arts education, application of modern education technologies, and external exchanges. Scientific research work has always been the specialist of Longjiang Road Primary School. Early in the 1980s, Longjiang Road Primary School started the education reform with the concept of “education in paradise”. In the early 1990s, it has become one of the seven joyful education experimental schools. The research achievement of the joyful education has won the first prize of Sichuan achievements in scientific research. Currently, the research work of the school has made new developments, undertaking research of three topics granted: Developing Students’ Research on Reading Interest and Reading under the Internet Environment from the National Center for School Curriculum and Textbook Development Ministry of Education, Special Subject Learning Website Building &Application from Ministry of Education, and Research on Fostering New Course Teachers’ Mentality from Chinese Education Society.
With high quality in education, its students can get all-round development. The organization of “Funan River Guardian” in 1985 called on governance of Funan River for the first time. And in 2001, it made contributions to the Mother River- Shahe River again, further writing a new chapter for education on environmental protection.
The school has allied with primary schools from Japan, USA, and France, etc. In 2001, the children arts troupe of the school visited Taiwan to give performance, which has made contributions to cultural interchange between the two coasts.
The school is staffed with respectful and dedicated teachers, and has developed 11 special grade teachers, 11 senior middle school teachers, 8 national excellent teachers, 18 municipal and district subject leaders, and 33 excellent teachers of municipal level or above. Currently, above 89.6% teachers have a college degree or above. Longjiang Road Primary School is the cradle of cadres. For recent years, 16 students have been admitted into the peer school and superior department for cadres.
The school has been acknowledged by the society, and has won 10 national, provincial and municipal honorary titles, including Experimental School of Modern Educations, National Green School, Sichuan Initial Model School for Campus Spirit, Sichuan Model School for Education, Sichuan Civilization Unit, Sichuan Model School on Teaching Skills, Chengdu Model School on Nine-year Compulsory Education, Chengdu Advanced Unit on Safety Work, etc, and has even won a national geographical award.
In Sep., 2003, the reconstruction work of the campus was finished. The new campus has embodied with the theme of “natural, comfortable, and healthful”, reflecting years of accumulations of Longjiang Road Primary, and giving off a thick cultural scent. The campus after reconstruction is a modern garden-like green school, equipped with modern teaching facilities and possessing innocent layout, green ecological human landscapes. Longjiang Road Primary school will become another brilliant pearl aside the Funan River.
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