Opening Ceremony of Mr. and Mrs. Cutrupia’s Italian International Kindergarten
Founded by Mr. Franco Cutrupia and Mrs. Pauline Cutrupia, Honorary Permanent President of the HKBU Foundation, the Italian International Kindergarten held its Opening Ceremony on 31 August 2019. Officiating at the ceremony were Mr. Clemente Contestabile, Consul General of Italy in Hong Kong, and Mrs. Claudia Giudici, President of the Reggio Children. Dr. Kristen Li, Lecturer of HKBU’s Department of Computer Science, as well as awardees of the Mr. & Mrs. Franco Cutrupia Mainland Students Scholarship at HKBU also joined the occasion.
The Italian International Kindergarten is a non-profit school. Based on the modern Reggio Emilia approach, it offers a trilingual – Italian, English and Chinese – learning environment for students. It is suitable for international and local families who are interested to learn more about Italian language and culture.