Chinese International School, founded in 1983 was the first school in Hong Kong to teach an international curriculum in English and Putonghua. With 1,500 students in total, the primary school adopts a dual language approach and its own curriculum. The secondary school follows the IBMYP and IBDP where Putonghua is mainly taught as one among the subject areas, while also being foregrounded through the dual-language History programme (Years 7-9), the two-week China Experience Programme (Years 7-9) and the year-long Hangzhou CIS programme (Year 10). Beginners level Putonghua is also available in Year 7.
Reception - Y13
Number of Places per Year Group
96 places in R-Y6; 24 places in 4 classes, 147 in Y7-9; 7 groups of 21 places,
130 in Y10,
120 in Y11
and 119 in Y12-13
Once an applicant has been admitted, the applicant family will be asked to confirm acceptance and hold the student's place with immediate payment of the relevant fees for either a Personal Nomination Right (HK$75,000); or the Annual Levy (HK$17,500) plus the sum of HK$52,500 which will be credited to the first term tuition payment - i.e., a total sum of HK$70,000 (HK$17,500 + HK$52,500) is required to secure a student's place.
Reservation fee : HK$ 7,500
HANGZHOU boarding fees for Y10
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