ESF Clearwater Bay School is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School serving the Sai Kung, Clearwater Bay and Tseung Kwan O communities in the Eastern New Territories of Hong Kong. We are accredited by both the Council of International Schools and the International Baccalaureate Organization and offer a world class international primary education to students in Years 1 to 6. There is strong demand for admissions and the school is currently at capacity with 720 students enrolled.
Our school values create a safe, welcoming learning environment that fosters care, respect and intercultural understanding. We value and celebrate the rich cultural diversity of students and families who come from more than 35 different nationalities and cultural backgrounds.
Through the IB Primary Years Programme (PYP), we develop our students’ creativity, confidence and willingness to achieve their personal best. High standards of academic achievement combined with a strong emphasis on the arts, physical education and sport provides students with a comprehensive, well-rounded curriculum. Specialist Chinese, physical education, music and library programmes are also taught. An extensive co-curricular programme provides opportunities for students to participate in a range of arts, sport and special interest activities.
We cater to the individual learning needs of students through a developmentally appropriate curriculum that is differentiated to extend students needing further challenge and to support students who experience difficulties.
Specialist learning support, English as an additional language and counselling services are available. We have skilled and passionate staff and an active parent community who work collaboratively to create a learning community that strives to provide every student with the best possible education