Founded : 1977
Age range : 11 to 19
Number of students : 1,440
Curriculum : (I)GCSE, IBMYP, IBDP, Applied Learning (BTEC, IBCP)
South Island School (SIS) is an ESF international secondary school.
South Island School is a dynamic, innovative and forward looking school located in a green setting on the south side of Hong Kong Island. It caters for 1,440 students from 39 different nations. The school prides itself on a strong values-based philosophy, international outlook, a personalised curriculum and very high academic standards. There is a focus on the development of students’ personal qualities, fostering a skill set which is creative and contemporary and that develops community responsibility under the banner ‘Making a Difference’. The school makes excellent provision for children with moderate learning difficulties through a Learning Support Class.
The school is a candidate school for the Middle Years Programme (MYP).
Causeway Bay, Happy Valley including Tai Hang Road, Wong Nai Chung Road, Blue Pool Road, Wan Chai, Stubbs Road, Queen’s Road East, Kennedy Road (east of Hopewell Centre), Jardine’s Lookout, North Point, Shaukeiwan, Chai Wan, Shek O, Stanley, Chung Hom Kok, Repulse Bay, Deepwater Bay, Tai Tam and Shouson Hill.