Established in 2005, Dulwich College Beijing (DCB) is a British international school for students from 1-18 years of age. The curriculum is based on the enhanced English National Curriculum up to Year 9, IGCSE courses for students in Years 10 and 11, and the International Baccalaureate Diploma in Years 12 and 13.
DCB emphasizes excellence in academics, sports, and the arts, fostering in every child a sense of the importance of community service. DCB was awarded the “Best British School” in 2011 and in 2016 earned an Expat Life Award in the “Best International School” category. In 2017, DCB gained a global award for British International School of the Year 2017 for Teaching Initiative in Blended Maths.
Strong IBDP results have enabled graduates to enter Oxford Russell group universities in the UK as well as Ivy League and top 50 universities in the US.
Address: Legend Garden Campus: 89 Capital Airport Road, Shunyi District. 顺义区首 都机场路89号丽京花园7区. Riviera Main Campus: 1, XiangjiangBeilu, Jingshun Lu, Chaoyang District. 朝阳区京顺路香江北路1号香江花园
Contact: 6454 9000 (Legend Garden), 8450 7676 (Riviera Main Campus) firstname.lastname@example.org
Founding date: 2005
School type: School type: International School based on the English National Curriculum and and International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IBDP)
School hours: 8.30am-3.30pm (Early Years); 8.15-3.40pm (Junior and Senior School)
Ministry of Education accredited? Yes
Curriculum description: Enhanced English National Curriculum, IGCSE, and IBDP
Age range: 1-18
Grades offered: Early Years to Year 13
Number of students: 1,460
Foreign passport holder accepted? Yes
Local Chinese students accepted? No
Nationality of students: Over 40 nationalities
Class size (average): 16-22
Teacher-student ratio: 1:4 (Early Years); 1:22 (Senior School)
Tuition and other fees (2017-2018 Academic Year):
• Early Years: RMB 38,118-214,000
• Grades 1-12: 214,000-281,000
• Application fee: RMB 2,500
• Transportation: RMB 11,600-14,000
• Deposit: RMB 18,000
Primary teaching language(s): English
Other elective language(s): Chinese, French, Spanish, and German
After-school activities: Robotics, student press, Model United Nations, movie making, School of Rock, jive dancing, orienteering, cooking, creative writing, ice skating, ice hockey, numerous sports teams, and more
Scholarships offered? No
Extra help offered? Additional Educational Needs teams, including EAL (English as an Addtional Language), and Gifted and Talented.
Total area (in sqm): 115,322 (Legend Garden Campus); 17,860 (Riviera Main Campus)
Facilities: Sports facilities include two sports domes, multi-purpose sports hall, six tennis courts, weight room, football pitch, rugby pitch, cricket and swimming pool and an ice skating rink. The school building houses two large theaters with over 800 seats combined, two black box theaters, spacious music rooms, ICT suites including one dedicated to music, light, and airy art rooms, two libraries, radio studio, 10 well-equipped science laboratories, and well-lit classrooms with SmartBoards.
Lunch: Catered by Chartwells with vegetarian, western, and Chinese options
Boarding program? No
Nurse/doctor available? Yes, BJU nurses