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Individual School Profile

This page is compiled by the Education Bureau based on voluntary contributions by the schools and their return to the annual enrolment survey conducted by the Education Bureau.  Any enquiries should be addressed to the schools direct.

SCHOOL NAME:CLEARWATER BAY SCHOOL

http://www.cwbs.edu.hk/


                                 About ESF

The English Schools Foundation (ESF) is the largest provider of English-medium international education in Hong Kong. Our 22 schools and comprehensive programme of extra-curricular activities bring out the best in every student through a personalised approach to learning and by inspiring curious minds. 

Our strategic intent is to be the key driver of best practice in teaching and learning. Our model of education is on the cutting-edge of global innovation producing excellent outcomes for our students. 

There are more than 17,000 students from about 60 different nationalities in ESF schools, Private Independent Schools and kindergartens. About 70% of our students have parents who are permanent residents of Hong Kong. 

Clearwater Bay School

Clearwater Bay School is an ESF primary school. We are an IBO World School offering an international education to students in Years 1 to 6 in the Sai Kung, Clearwater Bay and Tseung Kwan O communities. Our school values create a safe, welcoming learning environment that fosters care, respect and intercultural understanding.  We value and celebrate the rich cultural diversity of students and families who come from more than 30 different nationalities and cultural backgrounds.

Through the IBO Primary Years Programme, we offer an engaging, challenging inquiry programme that develops students’ creativity, confidence and willingness to achieve their personal best.  High standards of academic achievement combined with a strong emphasis on the arts, physical education and sport provides students with a comprehensive, well rounded curriculum. We have skilled and passionate staff and an active parent community who work collaboratively to ensure every student is provided with the best possible education.

								

Contact details

DD 229 LOT 235 CLEAR WATER BAY ROAD SAI KUNG NT

Email:

info@cwbs.edu.hk

Tel: 23583221
Fax: 23583246

Level

Age of students

Primary medium of instruction

Places
offered

Year of establishment

ESF Primary

5-11

English

720

1992

School fees (HKD)  2017/18 school year

89,200-106,500  MORE
Operating Classes Y1 Y2 Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6  
Annual School Fees in HK$ 106,500 106,500 89,200 89,200 89,200 89,200
Age 5 6 7 8 9 10  

Accreditation (Year of last review)

District

Status

Curriculum

  1. Council of International Schools (2012),
  2. International Baccalaureate Organisation (2012)

Sai Kung District

Non-profit making

IB

Special arrangement for incoming families

It is possible for online applications to be submitted for admissions to ESF while families are overseas and before relocation to Hong Kong. The ESF introduced the Nomination Rights scheme in November 2012 to facilitate any family wishing to ‘fast track’ on a school’s wait list. Corporate Nominees gain first priority for admissions. Individual Nomination Rights Nominees will gain a priority behind siblings. All applicants are required to satisfy our entry requirements for admissions. Please refer to the ESF website for details: http://www.esf.edu.hk/esf-nomination-rights.

Support for students with special education needs Financial assistance / scholarship Facilities for hire

Students with moderate special needs can be accommodated through the School’s learning assistance program.

ESF’s Financial Assistance Scheme is available for families who have encountered “sudden and unexpected” change of circumstances during the period of 12 months immediately prior to date of application.

Please contact the school for further details.