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American and British curriculums
Ages 14 to 18

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CurriculumsAmerican and British
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 14 to 18
Boarding available

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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 8 students / class
Maximum 15 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
School's webpage:
Yearly fees: from: 元200,000
to: 元200,000
Address: No.9 Guansheng 5th Road, Longhua District, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China

The Houde Academy is boarding school only.
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Number of students

100

Number of nationalities represented in the school

9

Most common nationality

Chinese

Max. number of students per class

15

Average number of students per class

5-10

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Yes

Native English speaking teachers

Some of them

Language support for students not fluent in English

Yes

Additional language classes offered by the school

English, French, German, Chinese, Japanese

Use of technology in the classroom

We have smartboards in each classroom. Our students and teachers are all equipped with laptops.

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

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Uniform required

Yes

Waiting list

No

Entry evaluation for students

Yes

Brief description of entry evaluation required

The students have to pass a test in English and Math.

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

No deadline. Students can transfer at any time.

Students can join after academic year begins

Yes

Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation

95%

External examinations or assessments available

AP courses, SAT/ACT, IGCSE/A-Level (intern)

Results in these examinations

Pass to high level

Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?

No

School bus service available

Yes

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

Yes

Learning support offered

We have a team of school psychologists that can work with students one on one.

The school supports gifted, able and talented students

Our school gives scholarships to outstanding students. Not just for our school but also for universities. We offer high-level and personalized education for gifted, able, and talented students.

Student access to education psychologist

Yes

School start time

8:40

School finish time

17:00

Supervised care before/after school

Yes, morning and evening study and all day supervision.

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

A variety of student-led clubs including sports, board games, debate, philosophy, literature, etc.

School provided lunches

Yes

Sports activities included

Boxing, Basketball, Badminton, Dancing, Yoga, Table Tennis

Sports facilities at the school

Four basketball courts, one Badminton court, a gym with machines, dancing, drama box

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Houde Academy is committed to cultivate visionary, responsible, and caring world citizens of tomorrow. Our goal is give students a balanced education of traditional Chinese and Western culture. We are advocating a holistic approach for our students, offering them courses from a variety of different subject areas (i.e. Humanities, Science, Mathematics, Social Science, and Arts) and giving them the free choice of elective courses to to pursue their interests.

Teaching approach of the school

Houde Academy tailors schedule and teaching approach for each student. Our classes have less than 15 students and most classes only 5-10. Our excellent Chinese and foreign teachers are not just teachers for the students but also life mentors. We treat every student with respect inside and outside the classroom and use Socratic as well as group, partner and frontal activities, applying various teaching methods in order to give every student to chance to learn according to their own level and needs.

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