Quick summary of key school information
|Language of instruction||English and Chinese|
|Native English and Chinese teachers|
|Extra languages (other than English and Chinese)|
|Class sizes||Average||22 students / class|
This school does not make their fees public for the academic year 2019/2020.
All the details about this school in their own words
|Number of students||
|Average number of students per class||
|Language support for students not fluent in English and Chinese||
English Language Support Programme
|Use of technology in the classroom||
Innova understands the power of digital technologies in enhancing the educational experience and enabling students to collaborate and share their work as part of a global digital learning community. Innova provides a sophisticated IT-rich environment. Learning is integrated within the physical and virtual environments,which are available and supported at school, at home and on the move.
Technology plays a vital role in enhancing learning and empowering students to develop their higher order thinking skills. Applications include using a combination of software and hardware to compose and record a multi-track musical, tracking and evaluating movements requiring developing problem-solving skills in a physical education class, or designing and printing a 3D prototype of a new product. By integrating technology into the environment and curriculum, the possibilities are endless.
|Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs||
Special Learning Needs Support
|Extracurricular activities or clubs offered||
Innova’s extra-curricular activities programme covers all areas of student interest including student leadership, community service, athletics, the arts and cultural groups. Programmes are available for students before school, lunchtime, after school, evenings, weekends and vacations.
|School provided lunches||
|Sports activities included||
|Sports facilities at the school||
Swimming pool, fitness center, table tennis, dance studio, gymnasium, badminton.
|Sports teams or sport competitions available for students||
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school||
Innova Academy is an exciting new school providing high-quality international education from Kindergarten (5 years old) to Grade 12, located in the Yizhuang economic development area of Beijing. Across its physical and virtual environments, and throughout its curricular and extra-curricular offerings, Innova is focused on the future of education, supported by the strength of its educational, leadership and administrative teams, and by its deep appreciation of its past experiences and collective cultural underpinnings.
|Teaching approach of the school||
Innova provides an exciting and rich education program that prepares young people to be inquirers, innovators and entrepreneurs – to find their place in a world that is being disrupted by rapid technological change and globalization. Its programme has a strong emphasis on languages, technology, the creative arts, health, physical development and community service. It cultivates students to be problem finders and problem solvers. The Innova programme challenges students to engage in finding solutions to real-world problems faced in the community and the natural environment and to develop leadership and entrepreneurial skills while developing sustainable social enterprises.