International School of Beijing (ISB)
Celebrating over 35 years of academic excellence, International School of Beijing (ISB) is embracing the challenges and rewards of the future of education. Through a tailored, connected, real-world curriculum known as Learning21@ISB, our experienced and passionate teachers provide students with exceptional opportunities to grow as individuals, as scholars, and as contributing members of the community. Our curriculum and our culture are grounded in the core values of global-mindedness, integrity, respect, balance, creativity, and service. ISB has exceptional facilities, and offers superb opportunities in sports, service, and the arts. In our welcoming community, students find a purposeful balance of rigorous academics and enriching personal growth. ISB follows a standards-based curriculum that draws upon the best elements international curriculum models for their Pre-Kindergarten 3 – Grade 12 classes. For high school students, ISB offers a full IB diploma program or IB certificate options for students in grades 11 and 12, as well as Advanced Placement (AP) courses. ISB prides itself in placing student with their best fit university. Our international education prepares our students to enter the finest universities around the world including in Australia, the US and the UK.
ISB Campus Tour
ISB is situated on a 32-acre campus in Shunyi district, approximately 30 minutes from downtown Beijing and close to popular expatriate residential compounds. Two purpose-built sports domes sit side-by-side over 8,500 square meters. In addition, ISB has four fully-equipped gymnasiums (one with a climbing wall); baseball and softball diamonds; two full-sized turf soccer fields; and an aquatics center with a 25-meter pool and diving boards.
In our main school building are 12 state-of-the-art science labs, a student cooking lab, a visual arts wing in the middle and high school, and art studios in elementary school. Our performing arts wing consists of a 600-seat theater, Black Box theater, rehearsal space, and studio stage. The main school building also has two library-media centers with more than 82,000 volumes and over 160 magazine subscriptions. ISB supports a one-to-one MacBook laptop program for each student in grades 2 through 12. A pharmaceutical grade (H-14) air filtration system ensures exceptionally high air quality in all our indoor areas. In 2015-16, we opened six new flexible learning spaces that optimize 21st century learning, namely three ‘collaboratories,’ two Maker Spaces, and our new ISB Futures Academy facilities.
To find out more about what an educations can mean for your child, please visit www.isb.bj.edu.cn
No 10 An Hua Street, Shunyi District, Beijing, 101318
Internet: http: //www.isb.bj.edu.cn/
Phone: (+86) 10 8149 2345
Fax: (+86) 10 8046 2002
Teaching Language: English
Special education needs: Not available
Boarding: Not available
Age Range: 3 to 18
CurriculaInternational Baccalaureate (Diploma)
National Center for School Ciriculum and Textbook Development