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CurriculumIB
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 16 to 18
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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 16 students / class
Maximum 20 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
School's webpage:
Yearly fees: from: HK$396,000
to: HK$396,000
Address: 10 Lok Wo Sha Lane, Sai Sha Road, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong

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Number of students

250

Number of nationalities represented in the school

80

Most common nationality

Hong Kong nationals

Ratio of local students to international students

Around 42% of our students are from Hong Kong

Max. number of students per class

20

Average number of students per class

16

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

No

Native English speaking teachers

Yes

Language support for students not fluent in English

Yes

Additional language classes offered by the school

French, Mandarin, Spanish

Use of technology in the classroom

Teachers utilise AVP equipment installed in every classroom.

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Approximate hours of homework given

Proportionate to their academic load.

Uniform required

No

Waiting list

No

Entry evaluation for students

Yes. Admission into LPCUWC is done globally.

Brief description of entry evaluation required

Admission into LPCUWC is done globally through different UWC National Committees. It involves four steps: application, aptitude exam, challenge day, and panel interview.

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

Every November of each year.

Students can join after academic year begins

No

Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation

80% go to university; 20% take a gap year.

External examinations or assessments available

IBDP

Results in these examinations

92%

Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?

Our student body is diverse and there is no single religion that prevails over another on campus.

School bus service available

LPCUWC is a residential campus so students live on campus. Our school bus is provided for use by students for certain activities.

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

LPCUWC is continuing to explore how best it can provide both programmes and services that cater to students with special learning needs.

The school supports gifted, able and talented students

All students are afforded equal opportunities to excel in areas where their talents and inclinations best suit them.

Student access to education psychologist

Yes

School start time

8:30 in the morning

School finish time

1:30 in the afternoon

Supervised care before/after school

Being a residential campus, our students have advisers or tutors who are also teachers residing on camps in residential blocks.

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

There are over 50 quan cai activities that students can pursue on campus, clustered into four: community service (service projects to Hong Kong and the wider community), campus service (experiences that support the running of the campus), creativity (experiences that are artistic or require creative thinking), or activity (experiences focused on physical well-being, sports and outdoor pursuits).

School provided lunches

Yes, all meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) are provided as part of the residential set-up on campus.

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

There is a wide range of food options that cater to a diverse student body.

Sports activities included

Students can decide take be active in different sports as part of their quan cai activities, from football, swimming, basketball, volleyball, tennis, climbing, rowing to kayaking.

Sports facilities at the school

Indoor sports hall, gymnasium, outdoor pool, basketball court, tennis court, squash court and climbing wall.

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes, and the composition of these sports teams is based on their participation in quan cai activities.

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

We are a culturally diverse residential community that empowers students to inspire positive change in the world and work towards achieving peace and a sustainable future for the world.

Teaching approach of the school

The approach to teaching is both participative and collaborative.

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