The Federation of British International Schools in South East Asia and East Asia.

The British School of Beijing


Member Information

Name of School: The British School of Beijing

Name of Principal: Mike Embley

Vice Principal: Nigel Fossey

Head of Primary: Christian Bishop

Head of Secondary: Robert Hewett

Head of Sanlitun: Lisa Milanec

Staff:   Full Time : female 223; male 89

            Part Time: female 6; male 0

Nationalities (nos): students 63; teachers 5

Type of Exams Offered: IGCSE, GCSE, A-level

Age Range: 1-18

Accreditations: ISI (independent schools inspectorate), FOBISSEA, ACAMIS, ISAC, JISAC

Other Associations School Connected to: ABRSM, COBIS, Royal College of Art, College Board, Edexcel, University of Cambridge



Type of school: Private International School

Co-Ed: Yes

Age range of students: 1-18

Enrolment No. (Total): 897 (Boys), 804 (Girls)

No. of nationalities: 63

State top 5 nationalities:  UK, US, German, Finnish, Danish

No. of British Students: 328

No. of British Students (as a %): 20%






Registration/Enrolment: 1600RMB registration 16,000RMB deposit

Day Students Only: 102176-224966RMB/Year

Boarders (If Applicable): Not applicable

Other Fees: Lunches, buses, uniform, EAL


Description of school

The British School of Beijing is a selective, high achieving school for children of expatriate families. We have an outstanding record of ensuring and developing academic success and in placing students in both top Universities worldwide and supporting families whose children will return to UK’s premier boarding schools. This is facilitated by our highly experienced and dedicated staff, whom are required to take part in continuous professional development to ensure the very highest standards. We offer an exceptional range of extra-curricular activities aimed to develop the whole child and to allow enhanced learning opportunities.

Uniquely within China, BSB is inspected by the ISI (The UK’s independent schools inspectorate) to assure all families that our standards, both academic and pastorally, match those of the UK’s best independent schools.




Additional Programs Offered

Learning Support: Special Educational Needs – Individual Education Programmes

English as Additional Language

Mother Tongue Language Programmes: French, Spanish, German, Finnish


Boarding Facilities

Boarding:  Not applicable


Contact  Information

Address: Sanlitun Campus: 
5 Xiliujie, Sanlitun Road
Chaoyang District
Beijing 100027,

北京英国学校(三里屯小学部):中国北京市朝阳区三里屯西六街5, 邮编:10002

Tel:              (+8610) 8532-3088              
Fax: (+8610) 8532-3089

Sanlitun Early Years Campus:
No.7 Beixiaojie, 
Sanlitun Road, 
Chaoyang District, 
Beijing 100027,


Tel:             (+8610) 8532 5320      

Address to our Shunyi Campus: 
South Side, No.9 An Hua Street,
Shunyi District
Beijing 101318,


Tel:              (+8610) 8047 3588      
Fax: (+8610) 8047 3598/99