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ESF West Island School

ESF West Island School

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Main Campus

250 Victoria Road, Pokfulam

Area(s)

Southern

Type

English Schools Foundation (ESF)

District(s)

Hong Kong Island

Levels

Secondary

Year Founded

1991

About 

West Island School (WIS), is a secondary school under the English Schools Foundation. Opened in 1991, WIS is an IB World school eductaing 1,200 students from over 40 nationalities. The school offers both an academic (IGCSE and IBDP) and an Applied Learning Pathway, BTEC in the middle and upper secondary years in order for students to access a broad range of higher education courses worldwide. The school also adopted the IBCP (Careeer related program).

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Contact Details

28191962

Application Details

Application Period

1-30 Sept

Cut off Date

31

of

Dec

When to Apply

One year before intended entry

NA

Starting Age

11 years

Entry Level

Y7

Feeder Kindergarten

No details available

Tours / Visits

To be announced

Additional Details

Mandatory Bus

No

Simplified Chinese Characters

Yes

Traditional Chinese Characters

No

Religious Affliation

None

Key Details

Curriculum

IBMYP, IBDP, IGCSE/A Level

BTEC, IBCP

Maximum Annual Tuition Fee (HK$)

140700

Language(s) of Instruction

English, Other

Class Details

Grades Available 

Y7-Y13

Classes per grade

0

Total Number of Students

0

Max Class Size

30

School Hours

NA

Whole/Extended Day Option

NA

Fee Details

Annual Tuition Fee 2020/21 (HK$)

Y7-Y11: $133,800
Y12-Y13: $140,700

Application Fee (HK$)

2000

0

Assessment Fee (HK$)

Other Fees (HK$)

"Non refundable one off capital levy:
Y7: $26,000
Y8: $22,300
Y9: $18,600
Y10: $14,900
Y11: $11,200
Y12: $7,500
Y13: $3,800

For students entering Y7 directly from an ESF Primary School no additional payment of levy is necessary."

Debenture

Yes

Optional (non refundable)
Individual Nomination Right: $500,000

Annual Capital Levy

No

No CL details known

Financial Support

Yes

No financial support details

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