Keystone Academy

Houshayu, Shunyi district,
Beijing, China
Tel: +8601058256008
Gr: (Boarding) 7-12 | 1680 students
In Fall 2014, Keystone Academy opens its doors, launching a new model of education in China.
Bringing together the best of Western and Chinese pedagogies, Keystone is more than a bilingual school and more than an international school.
We are a World School for a new world.
Keystone will provide a world-class, comprehensive, Liberal Arts and Sciences education to prepare young Chinese and international students, grades 1 through 12, for life as well as for admission to the finest colleges and universities in the United States and globally.
The school will feature a U.S.-style boarding program unlike anything that exists in China today with a focus on building a community devoted to living and working toward the best human ideals.

Upcoming Events and News

  • Keystone Academy to Accept Applications Starting in September - 08/14/2013 - Keystone Academy will begin formally accepting applications for its inaugural Fall 2014 class in September 2013. Ms. Rachael Beare, Dean of Admissions, explains what the school’s admission process will look like and what type of student the Academy would ...more

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2013 School Data
Keystone Academy Boarding School Avg.
School Focus College Preparatory College Preparatory
Grades Offered (Boarding) 7-12 9-12
Grades Offered (Day) 1-12 9-12
School Type Co-ed Co-ed
ADD/ADHD Support No No
Supports Learning Differences (LD) Yes Yes
Religious Affiliation Non-denominational Non-denominational
Year Founded 2014 1907
Campus Size 20 acres 124 acres

Student Body

Enrollment 1680 students 300 students
% Students Boarding 0% 67%
Average SAT Score 0 * National Avg. »View
Offers Post-Grad Year No No

Academics and Faculty

Saturday Classes No No
Classroom Dress Code Formal Casual
Average Class Size 0 12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio 1:6 1:7
ESL Courses Offered Yes Yes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree 0% 65%
Summer Program Offered Yes Yes

Finances

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
n/a $47,375
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
n/a $26,110
% Students on Financial Aid 0% 35%
Merit Scholarships Offered Yes No

Admission

Application Deadline None / Rolling Jan. 15
SSAT Required No Yes
Acceptance Rate 0% 57%
Director of Admissions Rachael Beare  

Course Listings

List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

School Notes:

  • School accreditations: Candidates for IPC, IB MYP and DP

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