3e International School has grown into an institution of 176 students from Nursery through Grade 6 since its founding in August of 2005. The school aims to develop “creative thinkers and collaborative learners who are able to move respectfully and appreciatively across cultures,” through a research-based curriculum developed especially for this education model. Classes are conducted in English and Chinese with half of every day devoted to each language. Within this inquiry-based program, a balance of child-initiated and teacher directed activity is provided to support a child’s development across the entire curriculum.
Founding date: 2005
Age range: 2-12
Grades offered: Nursery to Grade 6
School type: International school
Total area (in square meters): 3,068 (Lido Campus), 37,000 (Laiguangying Campus which is shared with LFIP)
Curriculum Description: 50 percent English, 50 percent Chinese dual immersion program, Research-based curriculum
Boarding program: No
Number of students: 176
Is the school accredited by the Ministry of Education? Yes
Foreign passport holders accepted? Yes
Local Chinese students accepted? Yes
Tuition (2016-2017 academic year):
• Application fee: 2,000 (Once the space is confirmed)
• Half-day nursery: RMB 118,300
• Full-day nursery: RMB 146,300
• Pre-K: RMB 159,600
• Kindergarten: RMB 172,600
• Grade 1 to Grade 6: RMB 194,200
• Lunch fee: RMB 7,644 per year
• Transportation fee: RMB 10,065-14,640 per year (depending on route)
Type of lunch offered and cost: On-site kitchen, nutritionist consulted, Chinese, Western, vegetarian options international food prepared by Eurest.
Nationality of students: US, Hong Kong, Canada, Australia, UK, and more.
Primary teaching language(s): English and Chinese
Other languages taught as electives: N/A
Maximum class size: 12 (nursery); 16 (pre-K); 18 (kindergarten); 20 (elementary) Average teacher/student ratio: 1:4 (nursery); 1:8 (pre-K); Kindergarten 1:9; elementary 1:10
School hours: 8.30am-3.30pm
After-school activities: French, Fun Math, Future Tech, Fun and Fitness, tennis, coding, water painting, Chinese classic, Kung Fu, science, ballet, taekwondo, cooking, roller blades, football, sportsmanship, music, story telling, chess.
Extra help offered? Yes
Scholarships offered? No
School facilities: Lido Campus has SmartBoards, gym and dance studio, large natural outdoor space, multipurpose field, library, art studio and student kitchen. Centralized air-filtration and monitoring system is regularly maintaining daily AQI levels at 1. Laiguangying Campus has sharing facilities with LFIP that include student’s cafeteria, gym, auditorium, basketball courts, football courts, athletic field and track, music room, art studio, library and centralized air-filtration system.
School nurse or doctor available? Yes
Contact: Lido Campus: 9-1 Jiangtai Xilu, Lido, Chaoyang District (6437 3344 ext.100, firstname.lastname@example.org) www.3einternationalschool.org 朝阳区将台西路9-1号
Laiguangying Campus: 10 Laiguangying East Road, Chaoyang District 朝阳区来广营东路10号