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Garden International Primary School

The Garden International Primary School (GIS Primary) provides a unique educational experience for students aged 6 – 12 years old in Guangzhou.

Opened in September 2016, GIS Primary takes the best from Chinese and international educational practices and implements these side-by-side to create an academic, rigorous yet caring, child-centered educational experience for 170 young learners.

Our purpose-built campus includes an auditorium, library, multi-media rooms, art rooms, music rooms and an indoor gym. Outdoor facilities include a running track, all weather pitches and two playgrounds on open green site in Haiyi Penninsula.  The Boarding House provides a homely caring environment for 80 students.

We are authorised by the Ministry of Education in China and offer three different educational streams, with an increasing level of bilingualism incorporated each stream.  

Stream 1 Full Chinese Curriculum Chinese homeroom teacher 
Stream 2 Chinese Curriculum Extra Chinese homeroom teacher + 5 English immersion inquiry-based lessons per week
Stream 3 Inquiry-based international  English-native speaking Homeroom teacher co-teaching with Chinese teacher 


Students are admitted to a specific stream following the admission interview and based on the school’s recommendation for individual students.