For the coming weeks, we will be highlighting local and international schools around Beijing from our upcoming 2014-2015 School Choice Guide, which comes out in early February 2014. Scroll down for more information on how to participate in our annual school choice fair in March 2014.
Established in 1999 Huijia Kids has over 40 centers nationwide and is the starting point of the complete 16-year program of the Huijia Educational Organization. Following its stated mission of “New Type, High Taste, and Internationalization,” Huijia Kids aims to achieve the highest national standards for early childhood education via the Primary Years (PYP) and International Baccalaureate (IB) programs. Combined with its overall holistic approach, Huijia encourages students to possess international views and become comprehensive life-long learners.
Founding date: 1993
School type: Private kindergarten
Grades offered: Kindergarten
Is the school registered with the Ministry of Education? Yes
What accreditations does the school have? IB, PYP
Tuition fees (2013-2014 Academic Year): RMB 41,500-85,800 per year
Lunch fee: Varies according to campus
Transportation fee: Varies according to campus
Age range: 1.5-6
Number of students: Around 7,000
Nationality of students: US, UK, Singapore, Korea, China
Foreign passport holders accepted? Yes
Local Chinese students accepted? Yes
Primary teaching language: Chinese
Languages taught: Chinese and English
Class size: 15-25
Teacher/student ratio: 1:4 to 1:5
School hours: 7.30am or 8am-5pm
After school activities: Weekly activities as well as interest classes, including piano, skating, dancing and painting.
School facilities: Playground, multi-purpose center, library, piano room.
School nurse: Yes
Lunch offered: Chinese and Western food.
1) Wanquan campus: 35 Xinxin Jiayuan, Wanquanyuan, Bagou Nanlu, Haidian District (8255 1751) 海淀区巴沟南路35号小区万泉新新家园
2) Sanyuan Qiao campus: 6 Jing’an Dongli, Chaoyang District (6463 5251) 朝阳区静安东里6号
3) CBD campus: 24 Xincheng International Apartment, 6 Chaowai Dajie (6597 9358) 朝阳区朝外大街6号新城国际公寓24号楼
4) Changping campus: Huijia Vocational College, 20 Chuangxin Road, Zhongguancun Kejiyuan, Changping District (5163 1603) 昌平区中关村科技园创新路20号汇佳职业学院内
5) Shangdi MOMA campus: MOMA, Anning Zhuang, Haidian District (8275 9510, 8274 1391) 海淀区安宁庄上地MOMA小区
6) Xibahe Campus: 103 Xibahe Donglu, Chaoyang District. (6465 5212) 朝阳区西坝河东里103号
Word from a Parent:
“I am very happy that my son attends Huijia kindergarten. The teachers treat the children well and when I mention the kindergarten, my son gets excited. He likes his teachers and has a lot of good friends at kindergarten. He is happy to stay there, happy to play and happy to eat.”
Joan Bros and Rocio Sobejano (Spain), parents of Juan Bros, K3
For more information on the 2014-2015 School Choice Guide e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org and click here to view the 2013-2014 School Choice Guide on ISSUU. For more information on our upcoming School Choice Fair on March 1-2, 2014, please e-mail email@example.com.
Photo courtesy of Huijia Kindergarten