Mission, Vision & SLRs

Welcome from our Interim Head of School


Hong Kong International School is a leading school for students from Reception One (pre-kindergarten) to Grade 12.

HKIS provides educational excellence with a difference, emphasizing compassion and service across all grades. HKIS courses challenge and inspire students to be lifelong learners and global citizens. Our graduates attend top universities around the world, with close to 85% attending American institutions.

I look forward to welcoming you to our community.

 

   Dr. Ron Roukema

Mission & Vision Statement


 

SPACING

Student Learning Results - SLRs


Our Student Learning Results are our six priorities for student life and learning at HKIS. 

ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE

Students will achieve their intellectual potential by striving for and attaining the highest standards of academic excellence.

SELF-MOTIVATED LEARNING

Students willingly apply a variety of learning and motivation strategies throughout their learning process.

CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT

Students will demonstrate respectful and caring attitudes at school and in the community, as well as the courage to stand up for what is right.

CHINESE CULTURE

Students will gain an understanding of China and an appreciation for the Chinese culture.

SPIRITUALITY

Students will understand and respect Christianity and other religions and will identify and develop their own spiritual identity.

CONTRIBUTING TO SOCIETY

Students will develop the skills they need to form genuine relationships in our diverse society and to make contributions to our community.

Philosophy of Education


The HKIS Shared Philosophy of Education houses in one document key statements that articulate the foundational principles upon which our practice and ethos are based.