You want your child to excel. So do we. At The British School of Beijing (BSB) Shunyi, we promise to support your child to be their best and achieve more than they ever thought possible. We teach globally respected curricula to deliver excellent academic outcomes. Students follow an enhanced English National Curriculum and complete the IGCSE examinations at age 16. Senior students aged 17 & 18 study for the IB Diploma. Our German Primary Programme for our native German-speaking students study core subjects in German, integrating with non-core subjects. Our world-class teachers ensure your child experiences accelerated learning. Established in 2003, our combined EYFS, Primary and Secondary campus is ideally situated within the very popular expatriate residential area of Shunyi and provides outstanding facilities to support your child’s learning. As part of a family of 56 Nord Anglia schools in 27 countries with 50,000 students, BSB Shunyi’s global reach provides unique life and learning experiences for our students to develop into mature and successful global citizens. We benefit from collaborations with the best organisations including MIT, The Juilliard School and UNICEF.
Year founded: 2003
Age range: 1-18 years old
Grades offered: Pre-Nursery to Year 13
Curriculum: English National Curriculum including the IGCSE examinations; International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma; German Thuringia Curriculum for GK1-4.
Primary teaching languages: English, German in German Primary School
Accredited by the Ministry of Education: Yes
Accreditations/associations: IGCSE; Edexcel; IB Diploma; ACAMIS, College Board; COBIS, FOBISIA, IAPS, ISAC; ISI; Nord Anglia Education Group
Fees and student information:
Tuition fees (2018-2019 academic year):
135,200RMB – 298,910RMB
Lunch fees: Included in tuition fees
Number of students: 1000
Nationalities: 60+ nationalities; Top 5 Great Britain, Germany, USA, South Korea, Hong Kong
Average class size: 22 max; 16 max in Nursery
Average teacher-student ratio: 1:4 to 1:10
Foreign passport holders? Yes
Chinese passport holders? No
Total area (in square metres): 51,000 sqm: outdoors 33,000 sqm (indoors 23,000sqm)
Campus facilities: 3 buildings, a gymnasium, a fitness center, a sports dome, amphitheater, multi-purpose room, a full regulation size football pitch, 4 outdoor purpose-built playgrounds (separated by age group), a swimming pool, an Early Years swimming pool, a dance studio, a theatre, a drama studio, dedicated music rooms, computer music suites, a recording studio, ICT suites, science laboratories, dark room, art studios, a SEN room, a Sixth Form study lounge, and a robotics lab.