Springboard International Bilingual School (SIBS) has over 14 years of international educational experience, with 70 percent of the student body representing foreign nationalities. The school uses the American Common Core curriculum, employs American teachers, and is led by an American principal. The bilingual curriculum offers Chinese language and math programs, among which English ones are the major. The senior high school accepts both foreign and Chinese students. SIBS also uses the Chinese national curriculum, with graduates receiving a diploma authorized by the Chinese National Board of Education. Over the years, more than 10,000 students have graduated from SIBS; over 90 percent of graduates were accepted by top universities like Peking University and Tsinghua.
Age of students: from 3 to 18
Number of students: over 450
Education: Kindergarten; Primary and middle school; senior high school
﹒Major teaching language: English
﹒Other language taught: Chinese
Admission details (2015-16 academic year):
﹒Registration fee ( one-time): 1,600RMB
﹒Kindergarten: 60,000RMB (ages 3-5); 80,000 (age 5-6). Requires one-time admission fee of RMB 10,000.
﹒Primary and middle school: 120,000RMB Requires one-time admission fee of 20,000RMB
﹒Senior high school: 100,000RMB
﹒Lunch: 25RMB per day
Founding date: May 2000
The number of campus: 11,000sqm
School facilities: Multi-functional classrooms, open library, soccer field, basketball court, playground, auditorium, and gymnasium