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CurriculumBritish
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 2 to 16
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average 13 students / class
Maximum 24 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
School's webpage:
Yearly fees: from: 元104,000
to: 元149,000
Address: No. 4 Chuangjia Road, Jinshazhou, Baiyun District,510168, China
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Number of students

130

Number of nationalities represented in the school

32

Max. number of students per class

18 students in Early Years and 24 students above Year1

Average number of students per class

13

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Yes

Native English speaking teachers

Yes

Language support for students not fluent in English

Yes, we have EAL program

Additional language classes offered by the school

We have ECA program which can teach students other languages for example French, Arabic and etc.

Use of technology in the classroom

We use multi-media teaching method in the classroom

Is the school ready to use virtual classrooms when needed? (e.g. teaching lessons online if the school is closed, e.g. during COVID-19 closures)

Yes, we used a virtual classrooms to teach our students during the recent COVID-19 quarantines.

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Approximate hours of homework given

It depends on the age of the child.

Uniform required

Yes, we are an uniform school so all the students are required to wear a uniform.

Waiting list

Please send your inquiry to our school Admissions department for the details.

Entry evaluation for students

Yes, before a new student enrols the school we will arrange an assessment and an interview with our Principal or homeroom teacher.

Brief description of entry evaluation required

As a Cambridge School, we utilise the Cambridge Assessments prior to enrollment as a guide for our teachers of the abilities of all incoming students.

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

We accept students throughout the school year. Usually for a new academic year we encourage parents register before July 31st.

Students can join after academic year begins

Yes

Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation

The highest level we have right now is Year 11 so we don't have graduates yet.

External examinations or assessments available

Cambridge iGCSE

Results in these examinations

We are conducting the first year of Year 11 examinations this year (2021-22)

Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?

No, Chinese government doesn't allow any religion practise at schools.

School bus service available

Yes we have school bus service and please let us know your location so that we can check the bus pickup points for you.

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

We currently do not have dedicated staff for children with learning difficulties. However, the majority of our classroom teachers have extensive experience in a multicultural and multi-ability setting.

School start time

8:30am

School finish time

3:45pm

Supervised care before/after school

No

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

We have an ECA program offering different classes for the students

School provided lunches

Yes

Food alternatives for special dietary needs (ie. vegan, kosher, halal etc)

Yes, we have a buffet canteen offering different food for the students with special diets.

Sports facilities at the school

The school campus includes a Music and Dance facility, Library, Art room, STEAM/idea lab, football pitch and playing areas.

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Britannia International School (BIS) is a member school of the Canadian International Educational Organisation. (CIEO). BIS is a non-profit, co-educational international school in Guangzhou China which offers The British National Curriculum. It has an Early Years Section for children aged 3 – 5 years old, a Primary Section catering for Years 1 – 6 inclusive i.e. 5 to 11 year olds, and Middle School Section for Year 7-9 students, i.e. 11 to 14 year olds. From age 11 upwards, it will eventually offer the Cambridge International Board General Certificate of Secondary Education Examinations (Cambridge International IGCSEs) to year 11 students, i.e.16 year olds. It is anticipated in future years to be offering Cambridge University Board Advanced Level Examinations.

Teaching approach of the school

Britannia International School (BIS) is a member school of the Canadian International Educational Organisation. (CIEO). BIS is a non-profit, co-educational international school in Guangzhou China which offers The British National Curriculum. It has an Early Years Section for children aged 3 – 5 years old, a Primary Section catering for Years 1 – 6 inclusive i.e. 5 to 11 year olds, and Middle School Section for Year 7-9 students, i.e. 11 to 14 year olds. From age 11 upwards, it will eventually offer the Cambridge International Board General Certificate of Secondary Education Examinations (Cambridge International IGCSEs) to year 11 students, i.e.16 year olds. It is anticipated in future years to be offering Cambridge University Board Advanced Level Examinations.

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