ARCH Community Outreach (ACO) is a registered non-profit charitable organization (IR File No. 91/11870) in Hong Kong whose mission is to bring educational andcareer development programs to under-resourced communities in an effort to empower bright young adults. In addition, ACO collaborates with academic institutes and NGOs to launch, run and support nation-wide initiatives, including competitions and events, in order to raise aspirations of the student community in Hong Kong. We received endorsement from St. James’ Settlement in 2012 as a partner charity entity. St James’ Settlement has been providing us guidance and support in relation to our programs since we started for which we deeply appreciate.
Founded in 2009 by Jennifer Ma and Jennifer Yu, Oxbridge and Ivy League graduates, ARCH Education is an expert educational institute headquartered in Hong Kong with partner and representative offices in London UK, Connecticut US, Singapore and Malaysia. Our mission is to “Bridge the Education Gap” in skills, admissions preparation, academics, curriculum systems, careers and opportunities.
ARCH’s enrichment programs include Socrates, our pioneering critical thinking course, as well as Public Speaking, Debate, Mock Trial, Critical Reading and Writing programs. With a global team, ARCH provides tailored admissions guidance counseling and tutoring to students applying to top boarding schools and universities in the UK and US. ARCH is appointed by the University of London and London School of Economics as the Teaching Faculty to deliver the International Foundation Programme in Hong Kong. In addition, ARCH offers a 1-year A Level Course in collaboration with Mander Portman Woodward (MPW).
ARCH Online Tutors connects top tutors globally with students in need of academic enhancements. ARCH Community Outreach provides admissions and career advice to under-resourced students in Hong Kong. This year, ARCH launched the ARCH Careers Network to help students bridge the gap into real life – jobs!