The British School of Beijing, Shunyi (BSB) is a vibrant learning community offering outstanding education to over 1,000 students from more than 60 nationalities. Established in 2003, BSB believes that there are no limits to what our students can achieve. We create an environment where students excel academically, socially and personally. Our combined EYFS, Primary & Secondary campus in the Shunyi expatriate area provides great facilities for learning in and beyond the classroom.
BSB follows the English National Curriculum with enhanced language provisions including French, German, Spanish, Chinese & Korean. Students aged 16 complete the IGCSE examinations and senior students aged 17 and 18 study for the IB Diploma. Our German Primary Programme for native Germans studies core subjects in German following the Thuringia Curriculum, while integrating into the English Curriculum with non-core subjects and school activities.
As part of Nord Anglia Education’s family of 47 schools, BSB benefits from collaborations with the best organizations including MIT, The Juilliard School, and UNICEF.
Address: South Side, No.9, Anhua Street, Tianzhu Development Zone, Shunyi District. 顺义区天竺开发区安华街9号南院
Contact: 8047 3558, firstname.lastname@example.org
Founding date: 2003
School type: International school
School hours: 8.30am-3.30pm
Ministry of Education accredited? Yes
Curriculum description: BSB, Shunyi offers an internationally adapted English National Curriculum leading to the IGCSE examinations followed by the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma, as well as the German Thuringia Curriculum and the Kernlehrplan der Region 20/21 for Klasse 1-4. Accreditations: IB Diploma, ISI, COBIS, Nord Anglia Education Group, IAPS
Age range: 1-18
Grades offered: Pre-Nursery-Year 13
Number of students: 1,500 capacity
Foreign passport holder accepted? Yes
Local Chinese students accepted? No
Nationality of students: Over 60 nationalities, including UK, Germany, US, South Korea, Hong Kong
Class size (maximum): 22 (16 in Nursery)
Teacher-student ratio: 1:4 to 1:10
Tuition and other fees (2017-2018 academic year):
• Pre-Nursery and nursery: RMB 130,000 (mornings), 195,000 (full day)
• Reception: RMB 195,000
• Year 1 & 2: RMB 227,070
• Year 3: RMB 241,970
• Year 4-6: RMB 245,470
• Year 7-9: RMB 266,560
• Year 10-11: RMB 274,490
• Year 12-13: RMB 287,410
• Security Deposit: RMB 16,000
• Application fee: RMB 1,600
• Covers all books, learning materials, lunch, local field trips and residential trips within China.
• Uniforms: average RMB 1,400 depending on year group and number of sets purchased.
• Bus: Annual fees range from RMB 9,150 – RMB 13,150 depending on distance from school
• EAL: RMB 12,500 one-time fee.
Primary teaching language(s): English
Other elective language(s): German, Mandarin, French, and Spanish
After-school activities: 100+ activities including Sports, Arts, Drama, Music, Photography, Dance, Cooking, as well as an extensive program of community/charity work and residential trips
Scholarships offered? Only on an exceptional basis. Please contact admissions for further details.
Extra help offered? English as an Additional Language (EAL) and Special Education Needs (SEN)
Total area (in sqm): 33,000 (indoor 23,000)
Facilities: 3 buildings, a gymnasium, a fitness center, 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 sports dome, 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.
Lunch: A wide range of Asian, Western and vegetarian options, sandwich station, salad and fruit bar
Lunch fee: Included in tuition fee.
Boarding program? No
Nurse/doctor available? Yes