Over the past 18 years, Beanstalk International Bilingual School (BIBS) has grown from one campus to eight in the capital and from a kindergarten-only curriculum to a fully-fledged K-12 school. BIBS offers a unique programme that combines the best of Eastern and Western education philosophies and seeks to empower its learners to become bilingual, multicultural, and globally-minded citizens who are equipped with the knowledge and integrity to function successfully, responsibly, and effectively in an ever-evolving global environment. BIBS and the Beanstalk Kindergartens are welcoming learning environments where students learn with enthusiasm supported by caring and dedicated teachers.
Founding date:1998 (Kindergarten), 2003 (Primary program), 2009 (High School program).
Age range:2-18 years
School type:International School
Curriculum description:IB, International Primary Curriculum (IPC), and the Chinese National Curriculum(BIBS Dongrun Campus: K-6)
Boarding Program:Yes, BIBS offers a homestay program for its middle and high students at Shunyi Campus on a need basis.
Number of students:Over 2,000 student.
Is the school accredited by the Ministry of Education?Yes.
Foreign passport holders accepted?Yes.
Local Chinese students accepted?Yes.
Tuition fees (2016-2017 Academic Year):
• Application fee: RMB 1,600 (K-12)
• Primary and Middle/High School: RMB 186,000 (UES and Shunyi Campuses)
• RMB 100,000 (Dongrun Campus)
• BIK Solana Campus: RMB 120,000 (half day), RMB 138,000 (full day)
• BIK Wanda Campus: RMB 60,000 (full day)
• BIK Wanghu Campus: RMB 100,000 (full day)
• BIK Yangshan Campus: RMB 100,000 (full day)
• Changqingteng Campus: RMB 20,400 (full day)
• Transportation Fee: RMB 10,000/year
• Uniform Fee: RMB 2,500/year (K-12)
Lunch offered:Organic Chinese and Western cuisines.
Nationality of students: US, China, Canada, Australia, South Korea
Primary teaching language: Both English and Chinese in the Primary school. In the Middle and High School, it is English.
Other languages taught as electives:
Chinese and Spanish
Average class size:Max. 22
Average teacher/student ratio:1:6
Kindergartens: Half Day 8. 30am-noon/12.30pm; Full Day 8.30am-4pm; Upper East Side Campus: 8.30am-4pm; Shunyi Campus: 8.30am-3.30pm; Dongrun Campus: 8.30am-4pm
After-school activities: BIBS offers a variety of after-school activities that foster students’ holistic development in the areas of sports, cultural, artistic, academic, and social learning. Program offerings may vary depending on availability at different campuses.
Extra help offered? Yes, EAL, CSL, and learning support.
Scholarships offered? No.
School facilities:Soccer field and athletic track, a gymnasium, basketball courts, auditorium, library, music rooms, dance studio, Chinese Culture Room, specialist classrooms and learning support spaces.Shunyi campus features large, bright classrooms customized using a modern approach to classroom design with colorful graphics, vertical whiteboards, pinboards and digital projectors. The campus has a swimming pool, a rooftop basketball court, soundproofed music practice rooms, a video suite, science and technology laboratories, two libraries, indoor and outdoor sports and play areas (including tennis courts), a dance and drama studio, and cafe areas.
School nurse or doctor available?Yes, full-time doctors are available on campuses.
BIBS Upper East Side阳光上东校区
6 North East 4th Ring Road, Chaoyang District (5130 7951, email@example.com) www.bibs.com.cn朝阳区东四环北路6号
BIBS Shunyi Campus顺义校区
15 Liyuan Street, Tianzhu County, Shunyi District (6456 0618, firstname.lastname@example.org)顺义区天竺镇丽苑街15号
BIBS Dongrun Campus东润校区
38 Nanshiliju, Chaoyang District (8456 6019, email@example.com) 朝阳区南十里居38号
BIK Solana Campus青苗国际幼儿园蓝港园
Bldg 16, 6 Chaoyang Park Road, Chaoyang District(5905 6700, firstname.lastname@example.org)朝阳区朝阳公园路6号院16号楼
BIK Wanda Campus青苗国际幼儿园万达园
Bldg 7, Wanda Plaza, 93 Jianguo Road, Chaoyang District (5960 3887, email@example.com)朝阳区建国路93号万达广场7号楼
51 North Wangjing Road (next to Park Service), Chaoyang District (6478 4166, 6478-4166, firstname.lastname@example.org) 朝阳区望京北路51号（望湖公园管理处旁）
BIK Yangshan Campus 青苗国际幼儿园仰山园
Bldg 7, East Gate A, Yangshan Park, 30 Anli Road, Chaoyang District (6430 4594, email@example.com) 朝阳区安立路30号仰山公园东1门7号楼
BIK Joy Garden Campus青苗国际幼儿园怡园
16 Shuiku Road, Beijing Joy Park, Changing District (182 1010 6365, firstname.lastname@example.org)昌平区水库路16号院北京怡园
4 Nanyijie, Dongba, Chaoyang, District (8537 9659, email@example.com)朝阳区东坝南一街4号