Quick summary of key school information
|Language of instruction||English|
|Native English teachers|
|Extra languages (other than English)|
|Class sizes||Average||20 students / class|
|Maximum||22 students / class|
All the details about this school in their own words
|Number of students||
|Max. number of students per class||
Early childhood classrooms are limited to sixteen students. Each classroom has a head teacher and an assistant teacher. The toddler class will have a teacher and two assistants once the number of students exceeds twelve. Kindergarten classrooms are limited to sixteen students and Elementary and Middle School classrooms are limited to twenty students.
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|Does the school employ teaching assistants?||
|Language support for students not fluent in English||
English as an Additional Language
|Additional language classes offered by the school||
|School bus service available||
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|Extracurricular activities or clubs offered||
Students at HQIS have the opportunity to enhance their academic experience by enrolling in after school courses. Programs are offered each term and run for ten weeks. Courses cover a variety of topics that include culinary arts, fine arts, drama, music, and sports.
|School provided lunches||
|Sports activities included||
|Sports facilities at the school||
Outdoor pitches, indoor gym.
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school||
Hong Qiao International School opened its doors in 1997 with just two classes serving eighteen preschool students. Since then, our student population has steadily increased, and in 2012 HQIS became an International Baccalaureate World school authorized to teach the Primary Years Programme.
HQIS plans to have its first graduating high school class June 2020.
|Teaching approach of the school||
HQIS is preparing students to become responsible global citizens. It is the school's aim to provide students with the knowledge, skills, and mindsets to effect