The world is our classroom
The educational philosophy of Beijing Haidian Foreign Language Shi Yan School has been very explicit since its establishment. Foreign Language embodies the tenet of internationalized schooling oriented to the world; Shi Yan is an open posture that expresses the determination of the school to strive to be a pioneer in China’s private basic education field.
The development speed of the school can be comparable with the development speed of China’s economy. There were only 119 students at the founding of the school, and now the number students has reached more than 5,000 and the faculty and staff number over 1,000. Currently, it is the largest-scale private school in Beijing’s fundamental education field.
Beijing Haidian International School is developed from the International Primary School and International Junior High and Senior High School of Haidian Foreign Language Shi Yan School. 12-year Two-paths teaching system is offered for students, which ensures seamless docking with the same grade in USA.
Beijing Haidian International School implements the small class teaching system, with one teacher for each five students, and the classes below the senior high school are jointly managed by Chinese and foreign head teachers. Students can study in different places in the world and experience intensive Chinese and Western cultural linking.
Grade 4 students can go to study as exchange students in UK. Grade 5 students can enter into the school in North Carolina, US. Grade 8 students can study in the school in New Jersey, US. Grade 11 students can study in Michigan, US. After passing the senior high school graduation examination, students can get both Chinese and American senior high school graduation diplomas.
Beijing Haidian Foreign Language Shi Yan School Kindergarten,a first-class level-A kindergarten in Beijing, is an internationalized kindergarten built by Beijing Haidian Foreign Language Shi Yan School from nearly 20 years of professional accumulation.
With the cultivation goal of “Habit Formation, Potential Development, Multilingual Dialogue and Knowledge Enlightenment”, the kindergarten formed an all-age education system with primary school, junior and senior high school. The kindergarten shares the education park area of 260,000 square meters with the primary school, junior and senior high school and can accommodate over 400 preschool children. The per capitabuilding area, occupied area, green area and activity site are all above the standard of national first-class kindergartens.
Chaoyang Campus is located in West Street of Xinglong, Chaoyang district, with a floor area of about 2,300 square meters. It can accommodate more than 200students.
Wuhan Campus occupies an area of more than 160,000 square meters (40 acres), with a building area of 100,000 square meters, and integrates the kindergarten, primary school, and junior and senior high school as one.Wuhan Campus adheres to the academy’s school-running thought and takes the head school education pattern and management models.
It sows the seeds of international education most suitable for Chinese students in Central China, making the education with the featured gene of Haidian Foreign Language Academy take root and sprout in Wuhan.
Hainan Campus, located in the Baishiling Scenic Area, Qionghai City, Hainan Province, occupies an area ofmore than 1,670,000 square meters（413 acres）and can accommodate about 3,000 students, equipped with international top-standard educational facilities of various kinds. It has a tennis arena, aquatic sports center with 3.6 square kilometers of water area, 18-hole standard golf course and other sports teaching facilities in nationwide schools. The characteristic study and practice sites including the 1,000-seat music auditorium, art center, various sports facilities, equestrian training base, and a tropical botanical and zoological garden to provide the best guarantee for the diversified development space of students.
Adhering to the advantages of Haidian Foreign Language Academy, such as the Chinese and Western education system, excellent teaching staff, diversified education framework, American school resources, and overseas language practice sites resources, the Hainan campus aims to cultivate international compound talents with excellent academic competence and sports skills.