Canadian International School of Beijing

Located in the Third Embassy Quarter of downtown Beijing, the Canadian International School of Beijing (CISB) opened its doors in September 2006. This world-class facility offers an internationally recognized Canadian education. Class levels range from Montessori Nursery to Grade 12. CISB is a three program IB World School: IB Primary Years Program, IB Middle Years Program and the IB Diploma Program. Graduates obtain a Canadian (New Brunswick) High School Diploma and the opportunity to complete the full IB Diploma. The student body currently represents over 50 nationalities and has the capacity for 1400 students.
Founding Date January 20, 2005
Accrediations & Affiliations CISB operates under the strict guidance and oversight of the Ministry of Education in Canada. CISB is a three program IB world school and a member of the IBO, ACAMIS and UNESCO.
Type Day school from Pre-school to Grade 12
Age of Students 18 months to 18 years old
Number of Students 1100
Nationality of Students International - 60 different nationalities represented
Education/ Curriculum Montessori Nursery (18 months to 3 years old). Canadian based curriculum Grades K-12. IB PYP (Pre-K 3 to Grade 5), IB MYP (Grade 6 to 10), IB DP and Canadian High School (grades 11 & 12). Apple 1-to-1 program for Middle/High School level.
Primary Teaching Language English
Languages Taught English, Mandarin, Korean and French
Teachers 120 teachers. One Head of School, One Preschool, Elementary and Middle/High Principals who lead the entire academic staff. Recruited teachers meet strict standards of the Ministry of Education in canada. Canadian teachers are part of the Canadian Teachers Federation.
Teaching Assistants Preschool: 2 TAs in each class. Grade K to 12: 20 TAs, 3 librarian technicians, 1 science lab assistant, IT assistants
Class Size Max. 25
Teacher-Student Ratio Supportive teacher ratio for Pre-school
School Hours 8:20 am to 3.35 pm
After-school Activities Variety of clubs: sports, music, drama, community service, etc... plus an extensive after-school paid activity program
School Facilities A 38,000 sqm campus with facilities including 90 modern classrooms equipped with the Smart Board system; 2 computer labs; computers in all K-5 homerooms; two libraries to serve elementary and middle/ high school students, science laboratories for Physics, Chemistry and biology; a Broad-based technology laboratory for the middle/high school programs. four Fine Art laboratories; a lecture theatre and a 500- seat auditorium; three gymnasiums for competitive indoor sports and elementary and pre-school programs. A 25m swimming pool and a wading pool for younger children. A large area for dance and other types of movement education. Weight training area, outdoor basketball court and athletic fi eld. A large full-service cafeteria. Supervised outdoor and children’s playground. Four piano practice rooms. Multifunction rooms. A school medical/dental clinic.
School Nurse or Healthcare A medical and dental clinic, with onsite nurse
School Bus Yes
School Lunch Yes
Admission & Fees Application Fee: 1,800RMB/300USD
2014/15 Tuition Fees (per annum):
Montessori Nursery Half Day (4.5hrs): 85,000RMB; Montessori Nursery Full Day (7Hrs): 116,600RMB
Pre-Kindergarten Full Day (7Hrs) and Kindergarten: 133,900RMB
Elementary Grades 1-5: 175,000RMB
Middle Grades 6-8: 178,000RMB
High Grades 9-12: 198,000RMB
Contacts Location: 38, Liangmaqiao Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100125
Tel: (+86 10) 6465 7788 Fax: (+86 10) 6465 7789
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