Quarry Bay School
Curriculum: IB PYP
Languages: English, with dual-language options
When to apply: K1 and Year 1: Central Application is open from September 1 to 30 of the year before. All year groups: any time during the year, with applications added to waiting lists.
Waiting list time: Varies by case
Fees: Years 1-3: HK$111,200 • Years 4-6: HK$93,900
Campus and facilities: After moving to its new location at Braemar Hill in 1985, Quarry Bay School recently had a major refurbishment of the campus. The internal and external premises of the school are now updated to a very high standard. The new remodel allows for active learning both inside and outside the classroom. To promote the arts, the facilities have a large stage with seating for 150 people and a professional digital sound and lighting system. There are also basketball and netball courts, a computer suite and rooftop educational areas.
Competitive advantage: Quarry Bay School uses the IB PYP as its curriculum framework. This transdisciplinary, concept-driven approach allows the school to meet the challenges of educating in the 21st century by constructing a personalised programme that is engaging, relevant, challenging and significant for its diverse school population.
Top university acceptances: Across all English Schools Foundation locations, graduates have been admitted to University College London, University of Toronto, The University of Edinburgh, New York University, University of California (Berkeley, Los Angeles), University of Cambridge, University of Oxford, Imperial College London, The London School of Economics and Political Science
Quarry Bay School, 6 Hau Yuen Path, Quarry Bay, qbs.edu.hk