Stamford American School Hong Kong offers an inspiring world of education for students aged 5 to 18 using an inquiry-based learning approach combined with rigorous American academic standards. Graduates receive an American diploma and the option of the IB Diploma, both offering access to top universities worldwide.
To prepare children for the future, starting from the age of 5, their pioneering STEMinn program (science, technology, engineering, math, and innovation) develops critical skills needed for the 21st century by combining innovative projects with the latest technology. In addition to core subjects, their broad and balanced curriculum includes athletics, the arts, and a daily world language program (Mandarin or Spanish) or a bilingual option (Mandarin/English) in lower elementary. They offer a wide variety of after-school programs so every child can pursue their passion and interests.
The fourth academic year at Stamford American School Hong continues to showcase the strength of the experienced faculty. Stamford recently achieved another milestone in integrity by receiving full IBDP (International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme) authorization in addition to the recent CIS accreditation, ensuring all Stamford diplomas options translate into global opportunities for its students.
Programs they offer:
- Physical education
- Arts program
- English support program
- Social-emotional program
- Outdoor education
- Accelerated Language Program (G4-G9)
What facilities does Stamford offer?
Their campus offers a heated 25m indoor swimming pool and over 10,000 sq. ft indoor sports hall, offering their students the opportunity to practice in a range of sports, aiming to develop student-athletes with courage, integrity, responsibility, respect, and humility. Their location in the heart of Kowloon also allows us opportunities to practice in nearby sporting fields such as King’s Park.
In addition to the physical education classes offered at Stamford, a variety of CCAs are also available related to athletics for students who want to dedicate more time to their passions. For students looking at something more serious they also offer the option of joining competitive teams such as basketball and swimming.
Stamford’s New Learning Spaces
Their new learning spaces support their rigorous high school curriculum and a broad range of specialist courses. The high school science laboratories, special art spaces, and purpose-built collaboration areas allow their maturing students an environment to unleash their endless potential. All their students have the opportunity to enjoy three outdoor play spaces and access to bright new learning spaces as part of their new modern facade. Their community has been integral in developing their modern new look, and they are proud to unveil their additional facilities.