High School Division Admissions Guide 2017
Introduction of the school
Established in 1993, Huijia Private School is an internationally focused private boarding school serving students in grades kindergarten through twelve while utilizing the International Baccalaureate (IB) Curriculum. The school has gained a reputation for being one of the best private schools in China and for always being at the forefront of educational thought while utilizing the best teaching practices from both Chinese and Western educational philosophies. The beautiful and modern school campus provides a quality educational environment in which students can excel. The school's team of highly trained teachers and administrators encourage and motivate students to learn and to cultivate their creative and exploratory skills as they become globally minded citizens and life-long learners.
On 10 March 2017, there were 6,068 programmes being offered worldwide, across 4,655 schools.The IB students of the various places in the world are all studying on the basis of the same teaching syllabus, taking the global unified examinations in which the papers are offered and graded by the IBO headquarters according to overall plan, the examinees' scores are announced by the IBO headquarters. The student, holding the IB Diploma, which is globally accepted, awarded by the Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, may directly apply to thousands of top universities all over the world, without taking the local University Entrance Examinations. The Diploma holders, when applying to the universities, usually only need to submit applications according to the lowest admission scores announced by the universities of the various countries in the world, so that the students have had clear directions before the examinations. Many universities have even given IB graduates with excellent scores several preferential treatments, such as exempting them from all or some of the first year curriculums, etc. The universities including University of Oxford, University of Cambridge, the London School of Economics and Political Science, the Imperial College of Science, Technology & Medicine in the UK as well as Harvard University, Yale University, Princeton University in the USA, etc. have all given IB graduates many preferential treatments. In addition, IB curriculum at the planning has not only adhered to the appropriate academic level, but also shown respect for the various countries' cultures as well as the students' language backgrounds. Therefore, whether or not the students are from English-speaking countries, they may seek the highest academic performance under this fair system, rise and enter famous universities.
Huijia School, on the basis of Chinese students' characteristics with the situation at the School, according to the IBO requirements, has offered the courses as following: Chinese A1, Chinese B, Korean A1, English B, mathematics, physics, chemistry ,biology, history, philosophy, economics, commercial management and arts; Except Chinese A1, Chinese B, Korean A1, the other subjects are all taught in English. Chinese A1 is mainly literary appreciation and comments. Its level is also far above that of traditional senior high school. Each subjects are meant to incorporate with three cores of IBDP, namely TOK, EE, and CAS. CAS (is one of the three core courses in the IB Diploma Program (IBDP), which) includes three aspects as follows: Creativity, Action, and Service. CAS actively encourages the students to work for sports, arts as well as community service; its aim is to let the students to learn to innovate, learn to care for others, learn to cooperate, to cultivate the students' ability to explore, and to plan and organize. EE is the writing of extended essays, which requires students to research into topic of their preference and to develop a scholastic presentation. It is a very effective way to prepare students so that they become acquainted with college requirements abroad. TOK, theory of knowledge, asking students critically analyze the knowledge they obtain so that that they understand the scope and limitation of each knowledge domain. From there, they may develop a more thorough way of knowing.
For the past 16 years, The graduates have achieved great success
The graduates started in 1998 took the IBO unified examinations for the first time in May 2000. Two students got the highest possible score (7 Points) in chemistry, arousing extensive attention from the IBO Headquarters and foreign universities. In the year 2004, a large number of excellent students emerged; Zhang Yechuan, a student with the total score of 41 Points, was admitted by the London School of Economics and Political Science in the UK. In the year 2005, the graduates again created brilliance; among them, Wang Haoming, a student with the excellent total score of 44 Points, broke the record for the highest score in the IB Graduation Examinations of the previous years in China, was admitted by University of Virginia in the USA. In the year 2006, 83 graduates studied in the famous universities in the various countries; Among them, Liu Yuan studied in Cornell University, one of the members of Ivy League in the USA. In the year 2007, among the graduates, Gao Ran, Chen Ying were respectively admitted in advance by Cornell University and Brown University, the members of Ivy League. In the year 2008, Guo Yichi, Ma Jingfei and Chen Dongfang studied in University of Washington in the USA. Zhang Tianbo, a Huijia graduate in the year 2009, was admitted unconditionally by University of California, Berkeley Campus, which has got the first place among the public universities in the United States of American. In 2010, nearly 60% of our graduates were admitted by the universities ranked among the TOP 100 Universities in the World. Hong Bo, a 2011 graduate, was unconditionally admitted by the University of Washington in St. Louis, which is ranking the 12th place in the new Ivy League universities. Sun Han was admitted by the University of California at Berkeley. For the past 11 years, 65% of our graduates have been admitted by the TOP100 universities in the world, 62% of them have been admitted by the TOP50 universities in the U.S., and 100% of them have been admitted by the TOP100 universities in the U.S. Until now, all our 2012senior high school graduates have been admitted by the Top 100 universities in the U.S., and 66% of them have been admitted by the Top 100 universities in the world. The student called Liu Yanjun was admitted by Rhode Island School of Design which is the first place in American Academy of Arts class University Ranking. The student called Shan Zizhao and Shi Enhan were admitted by Art Institute of Chicago which is the third place in American Academy of Arts class University Ranking. The student called Zhu Yimeng was admitted by Columbia University and Cornell University.
Huijia recruits students from around the world every year. There are 13 classes, and 30 students in each class. Students from Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan are welcome and will be accommodated.
- Please fill our your information online at http://www.huijia.edu.cn/en/admissions/form
- Any student applying to enter Huijia must pass the comprehensive interview and written examination.
- Based on satisfactory results from the interview and examination process, the Huijia Admission Office will send out an acceptance letter. After receiving this letter, parents should schedule an appointment to come to the Admissions Office to complete the enrollment procedures and pay the school fees.
- All money paid by the student will be fully refunded if the student requests the refund before the school starts.
- Insurance will not be refunded if a student leaves during the school year.
- An 80 percent refund of tuition for the current semester and all refund of tuition of the second semester will be made if a student leaves school during the first month of the first semester. A 60 percent refund of tuition for the current semester and all refund of tuition and fees of the second semester will be made if a student leaves school during the second month. No refund of the first semester tuition will be made if a student leaves school during/after the third month, but all tuition of the second semester will be refunded. Refund of tuition for the second semester will be made only if a student leaves school during the break prior to the second semester.
- Refund of accommodation and meal fees will be made based on a student's attendance at school. Partial attendance during any month is considered as a full month. The school year is considered 10 months in length.
Take Freeway G6 north (known previously as Ba Da Ling Freeway). Exit at Bai Fu Quan Road #28 and drive along the side road. Turn right at the first traffic light and continue east. At the third traffic light turn right and continue south to the Jing Mi anal traffic light. Turn left and continue east one quarter mile to the school which is located on the left.