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                                 Kellett School, The British International School in Hong Kong was founded in 1976 as a not-for-profit Association by like-minded parents providing a high quality British style education to English speakers in Hong Kong.  The School’s aim is to engender ‘a love of learning and confidence for life’ in each of its students. This aim is accomplished by ensuring the students achieve personal academic excellence, are confident, articulate and gain a wide range of transferable skills.
Kellett is a through train school with two campuses, the Pok Fu Lam campus and the Kowloon Bay campus. The Pok Fu Lam campus is a Preparatory school and is located in Hong Kong’s Southern district of Wah Fu at the foot of Mount Kellett and overlooking Kellett Bay. Kowloon Bay campus offers Preparatory and Senior places. The Senior school is four form entry, guaranteeing all Kellett preparatory students a senior school place and at capacity offering up to 600 places. Kellett School follows the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and English National Curriculum, which begins in Reception and runs through to the end of Year 13 and includes GCSE, IGCSE and A levels.

For other campus(es) of the school, please go to: 
KELLETT SCHOOL (Pok Fu Lam Campus)

Remark: Places offered below in the table refers to the number of places offered by the whole school.


Contact details



Tel: 31200700
Fax: 23052292


Age of students

Primary medium of instruction


Year of establishment

Secondary cum Primary





School fees (HKD)  2019/20 school year

172,600-220,800  MORE
Operating Classes R3 Y1 Y2 Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6
Annual School Fees in HK$ 172,600 172,600 172,600 172,600 172,600 172,600 172,600
Age 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Operating Classes Y7 Y8 Y9 Y10 Y11 Y12 Y13
Annual School Fees in HK$ 214,500 214,500 214,500 214,500 214,500 220,800 220,800
Age 11 12 13 14 15 16 17

Accreditation (Year of last review)




  1. British Schools Overseas (2016)

Kwun Tong District

Non-profit making


Special arrangement for incoming families

Debenture programme assists entry of overseas families.

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

A limited number of places are available to children with Special Educational Needs (although usually not children beyond ‘School Action Plus’ of the UK DFES “Special Educational Needs Code of Practice”). Such children must (i) be fluent in English, and (ii) have parents who are willing to work closely with the School; parents may be required (at their expense) to provide external assessments. In addition, the School must be satisfied that the child’s needs can be met by the School, and that the child’s presence will not interfere with other pupils’ learning.

Bursaries and scholarship are available

Please refer to the Kellett School website Bursaries page for details

School Hall/Auditorium
Sports ground
Swimming Pool Theatre
Climbing wall
Drama studio
Meeting rooms

Please refer to the Kellett School website Letting page for details